More pondering about LPG

So, I’ve had a look at my LPG tank and the first problem is that the exit valve hasn’t been inserted enough. When I install the cover, you can see that the outlet doesn’t line up with the hole and worse still I can’t get the cover on since the Read more…

LPG tank & bits delivery

Caveat: The first thing to say is that I’m not “gas trained/certified” in any way, so my musings on here are just that, nothing else.  Whilst I’m doing my install myself I already have spoken to a certified individual who knows what I’m planning to do and has agreed to test/certify my installation and Read more…

LPG Tank size / location

So back on measuring up for an LPG tank again.  I don’t think either of the two tanks from Gas It which I’d been considering will actually fit after making a pair of cardboard mock-ups. Now I’m looking at this one from Tinley Tech (the 200mm x 585mm, 16L version). Read more…

Day 2 under the van!

Continuing to install the tow bar electrics.  1st removal of the wipers and the cover.  Once the wipers have their nuts removed they come off quite easily (as long as you know to push down on the hinge part to relieve the tension on them).  Next the plastic part/cover just Read more…

A weekend under my van…

On the new ramps, time to get started! This is the Kiravans Rib seat fitting kit. Almost in place, using the spare wheel carrier for support. Time to remove the exhaust rear heat shield (have already removed the plastic panel above the rear wheel. Head shield removed. I marked the Read more…

Checking the fit…

The tall unit doesn’t seem to fit very well with the profile of the side panel. Think I need to see if I can, somehow, get this to fit a bit better! Also there’s a gap behind the worktop, where “stuff” could fall down behind the unit.  Will need to Read more…