Fully off-grid camper conversion

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Ford Transit Jumbo Mk8 L4H3

112,525 miles
2 Berths

Essential Information
Kitchen Sink
Dining Table
Ceiling Fan/Vent
Shower - External
Toilet - Portable
Pet Bed/Pet Friendly
DAB Radio
Audio Inputs
Extra Storage
Reversing Camera

Detailed Information
Vehicle Description

2015 Mk8 Ford Transit Jumbo L4H3
2.2Lt diesel, 6 gears, RWD
112,515 miles
Full-service history
The bodywork is in good condition, with a few light scratches and dents but no significant rust

Extras on van
5 x BF Goodrich T/A KO2 all-terrain off-road tyres
5 x Rhino Arsenal Alloys
Wheeliams spare wheel carrier mounted on rear door
Aftermarket cruise control
Panasonic entertainment system with Google / Apple Car Play
Rear parking camera
Aftermarket air bags at the back
iTrack FS100 hardwired GPS Tracker (subscription costs £25/ year)

Recent mechanical work
Full service carried out April 2024: new oil filter, fuel filter, air filter and cabin filters, oil changed, new front brake pads and brake sensors
New turbo pipe fitted August 2023
Turbo unit, glow plugs and all brake discs and pads replaced July 2022
7 year service carried out April 2022
The following link is to a video inspection made in July 2022 and the work mentioned has all been completed: https://video.citnow.com/vtrzDzP_fXh

Conversion Description

We bought the van from Quirky Campers in 2022. The previous owner had converted it from a panel van in 2019; he did all the insulation and woodwork himself, but all other work was carried out by professional outfitters in the UK (window and skylight fitting, gas, water and electrical systems). It is insulated throughout with 25mm Kingspan insulation (walls and floor), soft insulation in wall cavities and sound deadening mats.
We made various changes and upgrades to both the interior and exterior of the van, making it more suitable for 2 people to live and work in it full-time. Similarly to the previous owner, we completed most of the woodwork ourselves, so it is not perfect, but all of the electrical upgrades and gas maintenance have been carried out by professionals. Due to the simple construction and design, the layout could be changed without too much effort if a buyer was so minded.
We have lived and worked in this van full-time for an entire year, 6 months in the UK and 6 months travelling around Europe. The van has been amazing and we didn’t have a single mechanical issue whilst travelling in Europe.

Conversion details
Fixed slatted bed with new (2023) double memory foam mattress
Seitz Midi roof vent with blackout and fly screen
Windows in rear doors and side door
Handmade insulated magnetic and/ or suction window covers for all windows
Double swivel seat (passenger side)
Thetford chemical toilet
2 bike stands fitted in back under bed
Storage shelves for clothing along length of bed
Large handmade drawer in back
2 removable tables with 3 possible positions

Electrical system
2 x 270W solar panels
Ultimatron LiFePO4 smart bluetooth lithium battery (150 Ah), purchased Jan 2024
Victron MPPT 100/30 solar controller and inverter
Victron BMV 712 smart battery monitor
2 x UK plug sockets
4 x USB sockets
4 LED downlights (2 with touch sensitive controls)
USB fairy lights
2 LED reading lights above bed
Entertainment system can be run off either main or leisure battery with switch in cabin

Water system
70L water tank, fitted inside the van and connected to sink and water heater
Camplux JK-3206 Water System Pump (12v)

Gas system
Underslung 55L Gassit LPG tank supplying:
Propex HS2800 2.8kw Blown Air Heater (serviced October 2023)
Camplux water heater with shower mounted on interior rear door
Thetford Triplex 3 burner hob with grill and oven
Dometic CRX80 Fridge

Extra bits and bobs
THULE levelling ramps
Fly net for sliding door (not installed)
10 tonne bottle jack
Leftover toilet chemicals

Can provide all conversion and mechanical receipts on request.

Any questions please feel free to contact 07527698000. Open to sensible offers!

Beds Description

Fixed slatted bed with new (2023) double memory foam mattress

Main Bed Length

Contact the Seller

The contact details for this vehicle are no longer available because it has either sold or the listing has expired.

Vehicle Spec
Registered Type:
Panel Van (meets DVLA standards)
Fuel Type:
Belted Seats:
3 Belts
Driving Side:
Right-Hand Drive
Vehicle Length:
6.70 meters
Vehicle Height:
2.80 meters
Vehicle Width:
2.50 meters
Converter Type:
Self Build - Handcrafted Start-up
Conversion Condition:
Gas Sign-off:
Max Weight (MAM, GVW or MTPLM):
Unladen Weight Verified:
No - the vehicle has not been weighed since completion

12v Electrics
USB Sockets
Leisure Battery
Split Charge Relay
Solar Panel(s)
240v Electrics

From Quirky Campers:
Quirky loves this style

Quirky loves this style means that Quirky Campers would approve this van for hiring. However, Quirky have not approved a Gas Safe certificate, a Weighbridge certificate, or the vehicle's electrics. Buyers must check these themselves. For some tips on what to look out for read this. If the listing has no Gas Safe certificate, no unladen weight and no electrical sign-off please proceed with caution!

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Finance Options:

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