Exhaust manifold – 1993 Eurovan

It is known that exhaust manifolds from early year/model Eurovans are prone to cracking. I located an inexpensive exhaust manifold. My 1993 2.5L EV has a cracked exhaust manifold. An exhaust tech showed me a while back when it was

Noise Survey

If you are in need of a smartphone noise meter app, here is one for the iPhone – Decibel X Take the survey below or just  Show me the Survey results Loading…

Transmission reset procedure

Subject: Resetting the Eurovan Adaptive Transmission Sequencing The Eurovan uses an electronically controlled transmission which sets shifting points based upon engine load and RPM information that is “learned” from your specific driving habits. This information, which is stored in the

Ross Tech VCDS in San Diego

If you are in San Diego and would like to run some diagnostics on your Eurovan (all years) or VW, please contact me.  I’m willing to help, though the license with Ross Tech might need to be upgraded to analyzed

How to adjust/remove sliding door?

It is possible for your doors to begin to sag with age.  It is often noticeable when you look at the body lines on the outside of your Eurovan.  If this is the case, you may want to perform some

Headlight upgrade

New Headlights (upgraded in 2013) – The poor quality and low light from the standard headlights was one of the first issues I noticed about my 1993 Eurovan. I bought my EV in the Berkeley/Oakland area and drove it back to

New (used) door cards

My 1993 VW Eurovan Weekender was purchased from a family in the Bay Area, California.  The father is also a handy type guy that worked on his van a bit, and he also had a newer model that they decided

Replacing a serpentine belt – 1993 Eurovan

Degree of difficulty: Easy Tools required: Gloves, some muscle, eye protection, headlamp or light, ramps or jack/stands A squeak near the front passenger wheel had me concerned.  I removed the belly pan cover (many people don’t have one for their

Blinking battery dash light

My 1993 Eurovan has had some electrical issues related to the battery. I know that I have run the main battery down substantially many times. So I bought a replacement EverMaxx H5 from Walmart. After (and before) the new battery,

Eurovan Owner Survey

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Let’s see your Eurovan (upload a photo)

Please upload a photo of your Eurovan. The photo will be uploaded to Google Drive and displayed on the EurovanRescue.com/Google-Photos section.

3D model

Are you a crafty type?  Do you have a 3D printer?  If so, did you know that there are some 3D models of Eurovans available.  Search for more.

Wood floor

As far as the work for my 1993 Weekender, I started by ripping/removing the old carpet. It required that I use pliers, my hands, a scraper/chisel, a utility knife and a belt sander. I first pulled up the carpet in

Poptop sun/wind protection

Here is an example that you can use to build your own sun/wind protection for your poptop.  See below for the reflective product material that you can use to build your own.

Sounds and thermal insulation

Updated: 6/29/16 – Watch and listen to a short video that compares three areas of the EV with different states of insulation/sound deadening (rear hatchback with FatMat & denim, read driver’s side panel with FatMat only, and middle panel area

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