Question: How Long Will A VW Transporter Last?

Is t6 better than t5?

The only main difference to the line-up is the lack of a Sportline trim level for the Transporter T6.

On top of the T5 models, the T6 also features a stylish new leather multifunction steering wheel, heated windscreen, automatic driving light control and additional noise suppression is also fitted as standard..

What is the best VW Transporter engine?

The 2.0 TDI engine is a good all-rounder, but I’d go for the 102PS for the short wheelbase and the 140PS unit for the long. Don’t buy the 180PS unit unless you are moving heavy loads on a weekly basis. Our Fuel Cost Calculator shows you which will be the best choice for you.

Do VW Transporters hold their value?

Most medium vans hold around 28 percent of their original list price, and it’s no surprise that the VW Transporter wins with 37 percent due to its respected built quality and high desirability.

How many miles will a VW diesel engine last?

400-500,000 milesA well-maintained diesel engine can easily go 400-500,000 miles.

What year did the VW Transporter t6 come out?

2015The T6 was launched in 2015 with a range of Euro 5 engines that powered the outgoing T5, though they were phased out from late 2015 in favour of cleaner Euro 6 units.

Are Volkswagen Transporters reliable?

The Transporter has amassed a reputation for solid and reliable motoring, hence its high residual values. Most of its underpinnings are shared with many other products in the Volkswagen Group range, so parts are easily accessible.

What is the most reliable VW Transporter?

Early T5 2003 – 2010 Although Euro4 the 1.9Tdi engine is probably one of the toughest and most reliable diesel engines ever made, you will find it in any number of VW’s Skoda’s and Audis still sounding and driving like new after 300000 miles.

What is high mileage for a VW Transporter?

Getting away with a higher mileage You can expect a Transporter T6 or T5 to reach at least 250k if well-driven and properly serviced, meaning it should last you well over 15 years.

How many miles to the gallon does a VW Transporter do?

Select engine for more Real MPG information:EngineOfficial MPGReal MPG Avg.2.0BiTDI 20440.4 mpg34.5 mpg2.0TDI 10238.2–49.6 mpg40.7 mpg2.0TDI 14037.2–40.4 mpg33.5 mpg2.0TDI 140 4MOTION34.9–36.2 mpg-14 more rows

Which is better t4 or t5?

The T5 drives much nicer, and far more car like than the old T4, and with better cutting edge looks than my T4, I would have to go T5 all the way….

What year did the VW t6 come out?

New 2015 Volkswagen Transporter T6 revealed.