electrical

Day 3 from underneath…

More fun under the van.  Under the van I tie-wrapped the cable to the fixings for the fuel pipes. This is the cable poking up under the passenger seat.  I needed a bit of washing up liquid to get the cable through the existing hole.  More exciting “under van” shots! Read more…

By Heathy, ago
electrical

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…

By Heathy, ago
electrical

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…

By Heathy, ago
electrical

Spilt charge wiring etc.

I ordered a spilt charge kit (SC120L) and also a “Leisure battery supply loom for aftermarket stereo” kit, both from travelvolts.com. First I took of the wiper arms (which was a bit difficult until I lifted the arm up directly under the spring to relieve the pressure. Then it’s easy Read more…

By Heathy, ago
doors

Reversing camera installation

While I’m waiting for the tow bar bits I thought I’d install the reversing camera I purchased on eBay. Having removed the internal tailgate panel it’s easy to remove the external plastic part which houses the rear number plate lights.  Just disconnect the electrical connector on the righthand site then Read more…

By Heathy, ago