Chestnut Brown

Show off your caddy
Noah2310
Caddy2k Groupie
Posts: 14
Joined: Sun Feb 23, 2020 12:26 pm
Engine size/power: 2.0 TDI (140bhp)

Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by Noah2310 »

sweet colour, awesome mods you've done to it
User avatar
Ripley55
Hyper Poster
Posts: 1082
Joined: Sun Apr 07, 2019 4:38 pm
Engine size/power: 2.0 TDI (140bhp)
Location: Kent/Suffolk

Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by Ripley55 »

Thank you @Noah2310
Your Silver Caddy looks very very tidy indeed, and I really like the Audi wheels, they suit it perfectly 👍
Chestnut Brown Caddy MK4 Maxi Life 2.0Tdi 150bhp , 18” Matt Bronze OZ Ultraleggera’s 8Jx18 ET45 on Bridgestone 225/40/18’s
User avatar
Ripley55
Hyper Poster
Posts: 1082
Joined: Sun Apr 07, 2019 4:38 pm
Engine size/power: 2.0 TDI (140bhp)
Location: Kent/Suffolk

Chestnut Brown

Post by Ripley55 »

Caddy just back from body shop.
Side bars gone, fitted side skirts from @RKDesigns. Well pleased, will post a few photos Image
Image
Image
Image
Image
Image
I’ve done this a bit back to front Image here’s the skirts being joined/plastic welded and prepped
Image
Image
Image
Image
Image
Image
Chestnut Brown Caddy MK4 Maxi Life 2.0Tdi 150bhp , 18” Matt Bronze OZ Ultraleggera’s 8Jx18 ET45 on Bridgestone 225/40/18’s
Belsham87
Caddy2k Groupie
Posts: 9
Joined: Wed Dec 16, 2020 11:29 am

Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by Belsham87 »

Stunning! That steering wheel too 👌🏻
User avatar
Giddy
Hyper Poster
Posts: 1663
Joined: Fri Aug 24, 2018 5:56 pm
Engine size/power: 1.4TSI
Location: Gloucestershire, UK

Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by Giddy »

Looking good mate, much better than side bars.
Caddy 4, Highline, 1.4 TSI
Instagram: @giddywagen
Build thread >>> here <<<
Gresley
Hyper Poster
Posts: 709
Joined: Thu Apr 18, 2013 1:45 pm
Engine size/power: 1.6 CR TDI (102bhp)

Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by Gresley »

Very impressive.
User avatar
mark1a
Hyper Poster
Posts: 712
Joined: Mon Jan 16, 2017 7:34 pm
Location: Dorset, UK

Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by mark1a »

Looking really great - I’ve also ordered some side skirts from RK Designs, and will replace my side rails in due course. I like the side rails but a couple of winters and van stood still for months while I’m working at home has taken its toll and they’re starting to develop rusty spots. I think the side skirts look a lot more “factory”, hopefully they’ll be on their way soon.
2017 Blackberry Maxi Life 190TDI 6MT OEM+
Santiago 18” | OE Xenons | Limo tints | Wind deflectors
Remap 190bhp | H&R / Darkside lowering | TRC front splitter | RKD side skirts
Android HU | Focal 2.1+2 audio | Dynamat | 4G WiFi | Wireless phone charge
Build thread here http://caddy2k.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=13&t=34095
User avatar
Ripley55
Hyper Poster
Posts: 1082
Joined: Sun Apr 07, 2019 4:38 pm
Engine size/power: 2.0 TDI (140bhp)
Location: Kent/Suffolk

Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by Ripley55 »

Thanks for the comments chaps 👍
@mark1a, I’m pleased with the factory look too
I’ve also got myself a pair of plastic ramps as well, if we ever do get to travel abroad again 😤 I’ll be putting them in the back with the low profile trolley jack, and the space saver.
I’m raging about this latest Covid-19 shite 🤬 I was due to finish work in Suffolk on Wednesday mid morning, to head off home to Kent. But had to set off last night, to get back home in time for a cancelled Christmas. 2.5 lost days pay now. Sick of it, absolutely fuc**ing sick of it all.
Chestnut Brown Caddy MK4 Maxi Life 2.0Tdi 150bhp , 18” Matt Bronze OZ Ultraleggera’s 8Jx18 ET45 on Bridgestone 225/40/18’s
User avatar
RKDesigns
Hyper Poster
Posts: 1085
Joined: Fri Oct 03, 2014 8:30 am
Engine size/power: 2.0 TDI (140bhp)
Location: Best
Contact:

Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by RKDesigns »

The van looks very well with skirts, however that even would be with just a standard van with color coded bumpers. For the maxi still just one shape, swb caddy owners can choose out different shapes.

Enjoy the van! Hopefully that life gets more normal soon.


Verzonden vanaf mijn iPhone met Tapatalk
User avatar
Ripley55
Hyper Poster
Posts: 1082
Joined: Sun Apr 07, 2019 4:38 pm
Engine size/power: 2.0 TDI (140bhp)
Location: Kent/Suffolk

Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by Ripley55 »

@RKDesigns
Thanks Ronnie
I'm really pleased with the skirts mate. As you say, there's more choice for the SWB boys in terms of shapes, but I like the look of mine overall
Dave
Chestnut Brown Caddy MK4 Maxi Life 2.0Tdi 150bhp , 18” Matt Bronze OZ Ultraleggera’s 8Jx18 ET45 on Bridgestone 225/40/18’s
Caddy21
Caddy2k Groupie
Posts: 21
Joined: Fri Sep 25, 2020 1:08 pm

Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by Caddy21 »

Side skirts look the nuts mate. Sick van all round! Do the paddles on the MFSW all work too?
User avatar
Ripley55
Hyper Poster
Posts: 1082
Joined: Sun Apr 07, 2019 4:38 pm
Engine size/power: 2.0 TDI (140bhp)
Location: Kent/Suffolk

Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by Ripley55 »

Cheers for the comment
Yes mate, Paddles are fully functional 🤩
Chestnut Brown Caddy MK4 Maxi Life 2.0Tdi 150bhp , 18” Matt Bronze OZ Ultraleggera’s 8Jx18 ET45 on Bridgestone 225/40/18’s
Sverigr1234
Caddy2k Groupie
Posts: 10
Joined: Mon Dec 21, 2020 8:05 pm

Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by Sverigr1234 »

Nice :D
CA66YHL
Caddy2k Groupie
Posts: 21
Joined: Wed Aug 26, 2020 6:40 pm
Location: Swindon

Re: New Chestnut Brown

Post by CA66YHL »

Where can I find a steering wheel like this?? Sexy AF
2019 Blackberry caddy maxi life @250bhp
User avatar
Ripley55
Hyper Poster
Posts: 1082
Joined: Sun Apr 07, 2019 4:38 pm
Engine size/power: 2.0 TDI (140bhp)
Location: Kent/Suffolk

Re: Chestnut Brown

Post by Ripley55 »

Hello @CA66YHL thank you for the comment
The part number for the wheel was OEM 6C0419091 MFSW for VW Polo 6C
https://www.cars-equipment.com/en/shop
and you can also find them without paddles, you can mail Vaclav Pekar on this site for advice and what he’s got in stock. Remember I chose this wheel to have Red Backlit buttons like the other lights in my Caddy cabin, plus doing it this way I didn’t need the Spacewalker module. Only other thing to note was that I had ACC as standard, but ended up ditching that and just kept Cruise Control

I then had the wheel retrimmed how I wanted it by Control Customs 😃

You’ll also need to buy a round airbag. The Airbag will need some slight modifications to the wiring loom, @Claudiu2s on here fitted mine and coded, he’s a top bloke, his website is VCDS-Diagnostics. You can get cheaper airbags if you shop around👍 Claudiu is contactable on here or via
vcds.diagnostic@gmail.com
It wasn’t the cheapest mod, but I’m happy with the results 🤣
All the best
Chestnut Brown Caddy MK4 Maxi Life 2.0Tdi 150bhp , 18” Matt Bronze OZ Ultraleggera’s 8Jx18 ET45 on Bridgestone 225/40/18’s
Post Reply