The Volkswagen Westfalia T4 Transporter California Club Camper Model History
Circa 1992 the VW Westfalia T4 Transporter California Club model was introduced. The Westfalia California Club was based on the long wheel base “short nose” VW T4 Transporter (3.32m) and had a new interior layout when compared with the standard California model. The Westfalia California Club was available in a hightop roof version only.
1) 1992 - 1994 VW Westfalia T4 Transporter California Club Camper engine options and approx price (inclusive tax when new in standard form):
From 10/1992 price list. Prices are in German Deutschmark:
Volkswagen California Club Petrol Otto Kat Motor 2.0 litre, 4 cylinder, 62 KW (84 PS) . 5 Speed Gearbox, load weight 2735 kg, wheelbase 3320 mm, 59,156 DM
Volkswagen California Club Petrol Otto Kat Motor 2.5 litre, 5 cylinder, 81 KW (110 PS) . 5 Speed Gearbox, load weight 2800 kg, wheelbase 3320 mm, 61,836 DM
Volkswagen California Club Petrol Otto Kat Motor 2.5 litre, 5 cylinder, 81 KW (110 PS) . Automatic Speed Gearbox, load weight 2800 kg, wheelbase 3320 mm, 64,918 DM
Volkswagen California Club Diesel Motor 1.9 litre, 4 cylinder, 44 KW (60 PS), 5 Speed Gearbox, load weight 2735 kg, wheelbase 3320 mm, 57,816 DM
Volkswagen California Club Diesel Motor 2.4 litre, 5 cylinder, 57 KW (78 PS), 5 Speed Gearbox, load weight 2800 kg, wheelbase 3320 mm, 60,427 DM
Volkswagen California Club Diesel Motor 2.4 litre, 5 cylinder, 57 KW (78 PS), Automatic Gearbox, load weight 2800 kg, wheelbase 3320 mm, 63,509 DM
Volkswagen California Club Diesel Motor 1.9 litre Turbo-D Kat, 4 cylinder, 50 KW (68 PS), 5 Speed Gearbox, load weight 2735 kg, wheelbase 3320 mm, 58,966 DM
2) 1992 - 1994 VW Westfalia T4 Transporter California Club Camper Colour Options
The VW Westfalia California Club Camper was available in 5 colours.
K4K4 Jamaica Blue Metallic (LL5V) (Jamaikablau Metallic)
T7T7 Grey White (L902) (Grauweiß)
3) 1992 - 1994 VW Westfalia T4 Transporter California Club Camper Furniture Specification
The 1992 - 1994 VW Westfalia T4 Transporter California Club Camper layout consisted of:
1992 - 1994 VW Westfalia T4 Transporter California Club Camper Interior Photos
The Volkswagen Westfalia California Club camper had light grey furniture and grey upholstery.
4) 1992 - 1994 VW Westfalia T4 California Club Camper Upholstery Specification
The upholstery material in the VW Westfalia T4 California Club camper for driver, passenger and rear seat/bed was a grey velour with very small coloured dots known as “pointvelours”.
The curtains for sides and rear in the VW Westfalia T4 California Club camper were grey.
5) 1992 - 1994 Volkswagen Westfalia T4 California Club Camper High Top Roof Specification
The high top roof outside finish for the VW Westfalia California Club Camper is in the same colour as the vehicle.
The inside height of the vehicle was 205 cm.
Two opening side windows in roof (one on each side) with mosquito nets and roller blinds.
Upper bed in hightop is 206 cm x 109 cm and bed cushion foam is 6.5 cm thick.
One opening roof air vent.
6) 1992 - 1994 Volkswagen Westfalia T4 California Club Camper Flooring and Carpeting Specification
The flooring in the rear of the VW Westfalia T4 California Club camper was a hard wearing grey PVC material.
The step was made from black plastic.
Velour carpet floor lining in drivers cab.
7) 1992 - 1994 Volkswagen Westfalia T4 California Club Camper Door Trim Specification
Door interior trims made from plastic with cloth material insert.
8) 1992 - 1994 Volkswagen Westfalia T4 California Club Camper Standard Model Specification
Length - 5066 mm (long wheelbase).
Width - 1840 mm
Height - Hightop 2665 mm
Insulated on all outer walls of the living area using mineral fibre plates in all bodywork cavities.
Double glazed windows in rear living area. (except sliding half of sliding window). Sliding window is opposite the sliding door.
Grey curtains all round for the living and cab area.
220 volt External CEE Hook Up socket on the outer wall at the rear left with two internal outlet sockets in living area and safety trip cut out (FVLS 0.01A). Hook up adaptor cable is included.
Automatic battery charger.
Leisure battery 12V 80 Ah (maintenance free) with split charge relay for equipment in living area (freezer / fridge etc). Charged by alternator or battery charger.
Alternator 90 Amp (or higher capacity for 5 cylinder engines).
Radio preparation with antenna and 4 loudspeakers (2 in the dashboard and 2 in the roof area at the rear).
12V socket in living area.
Fuses for electrical equipment in living area.
Central electronic control unit in drivers cab above the mirror with LCD display for outside temperature, charge level of the batteries, operating status of the cool box / fridge, freshwater / waste water tank levels, push button adjustment for cool box / fridge temperature.
Single tone horn.
Halogen headlights with range adjustment.
Two reversing lights.
Rear fog light.
Adjustable instrument panel lights.
Warning light for hand brake, brake circuit failure and brake fluid level.
Windscreen wipers with intermittent, two speed and wash / wipe functions.
Three 11 Watt transistor lights.
Two swan neck 5 Watt halogen lights.
Living / Bedroom Area
Two person seat bench that slides and folds to make a double bed.
Rear seat bench has one three point automatic safety belt and one lap belt automatic safety belt.
Preparation for acceptance of headrests in rear seat.
Storage compartment under the seat bank.
Three storage compartments in the seat bank front.
Double bed is 194 cm x 115 cm and bed cushion foam is 8 cm thick.
Luxury cladding on the side walls with integrated curtain rails.
Lower storage cupboard (suitable for optional porta loo) behind the seat bank on the left.
The kitchen combination is at the rear with a two burner spirit cooker, sink, two drawers, fridge and large supply cupboard.
Spirit cooker with two burners (performance with strong flame approx 1100W, consumption at rated power approx 0.27 litre / hour).
Option to have gas cooker at extra cost.
Sink dimensions 27 cm long x 27 cm wide x 12 cm deep. Finished in enamelled steel with single tap (with switch for water pump), flexible hose, and adjustable head for jet and shower.
60 litre Electrolux fridge.
Storage cupboard rear right with 3 doors, locking secure safe box, and a rubbish sack holder on the inside of one of the doors.
Clothes and linen closet at the rear left.
Freshwater and Wastewater
40 litre freshwater tank
Filled using a rotating neck at the rear.
Emptied outside under the vehicle. Cleaning opening on tank.
Freshwater tank has a submersible pump.
Freshwater line with separate emptying.
43 litre wastewater tank (frost protected inside vehicle). Emptied using tap accessible in storage cupboard at rear right.
Adjustable outside mirrors with drivers side flat and passenger side convex.
Sliding door on right hand side to access living area.
Locking Fuel Cap.
Heated rear windscreen with rear wash wipe.
Bumpers in black.
Two front swivel seats with armrests and height adjustable head rests.
Height adjustable automatic three point safety belts.
Speedometer with resettable mileage trip and analogue clock (rev counter and digital clock with automatic gearbox).
Fresh air supply with 4 speed fan.
Heating with mechanical control.
Inner lighting via contact switch for sliding door.
Two swivelling and folding sunvisors.
Dipping rear view mirror.
Inner light (with separate reading light).
Locking storage under dashboard on right hand side.
Open storage under dashboard on left hand side.
Storage trough in the dashboard on the right hand side.
Grab handle in roof frame on the right hand side.
Storage pocket on passenger door.
Child lock on sliding door.
Second heater in living area supplied by engine temp (ie not night heater).
Removable table (99 cm x 44 cm). Stored in hightop roof at front.
Additional small folding table.
Cup holders in drivers cab.
Make up mirror with light on passenger side sun visor.
Interior light with turn off delay.
Floor heating with plastic safety cover.
9) Options available at extra cost included:
There were many options available at extra cost for your Westfalia T4 California Club Camper. Below is a list of some of them taken from 10/1992 price list. Prices include tax and are in German Deutschmark:
Heated windscreen washers. Cost 68 DM
Headlight wash / wipe system. Cost 501 DM
Front fog lights. Cost 404 DM
Dual tone horn. Cost 84 DM
Anti lock braking system (ABS). Cost 3760 DM
Engine bay light. Cost 38 DM
Electrically adjustable and heated outer mirrors:
on drivers side flat and on passenger side convex. Cost 430 DM
on driver and passenger side convex. Cost 430 DM
Stronger battery (various options dependent on engine spec.). Cost between 66 and 189 DM
Second auxiliary battery (only with night heater). Cost 547 DM
Electric windows in drivers cab. Cost 760 DM
Central locking. Cost 793 DM
Make up mirror with light for drivers side. Cost 108 DM
Cruise control (not for diesel motors). Cost 780 DM
Alloy wheels. (7 J x 15):
with tyres 205/65 R 15 98 S reinforced Cost 1447 DM
Mud + Snow tyres 205/65 R 15 98 S reinforced. Cost 252 DM
Climate control with mechanical control and vents in drivers cab (only with 2.0l and 2.5l otto, with 5 speed must have 60A battery, only with 120A alternator). Cost 3090 DM
without timer, vents in drivers cab, thermostat in roof frame (only with 2 additional batteries). Cost 3328 DM
with timer, vents in drivers cab, thermostat and timer in roof frame (only with 2 additional batteries). Cost 3592 DM
Gas cooker installation instead of spirit cooker 2 burners (performance with strong flame approx 1800W, consumption at rated power approx 140g / hour). Supplied by “campinggaz” cylinder 907 (2.8kg), cylinder not included, authorisation as a special mobile home. Cost 196 DM
Towbar (various options dependent on engine spec.). Cost between 757 and 950 DM
100 Amp (only for 2.4 l diesel). Cost 35 DM
120 Amp (only for 2.0 l and 2.5 petrol). Cost 182 DM
Underbody protection for extreme conditions. Cost 388 DM
Rear mud flaps. Cost 123 DM
Front mud flaps. Cost 123 DM
Front and rear mud flaps. Cost 246 DM
Stronger battery / alternator.
Rev counter and digital clock (not available with automatic gearbox). Cost 226 DM
Metallic paint. Cost 2062 DM
radio preparation with front screen aerial instead of rod aerial. Cost 205 DM
radio “Gamma” (Stereo radio cassette). Cost 879 DM
stronger suspension front. Cost 445 DM
stronger suspension rear. Cost 698 DM
stronger suspension front and rear. Cost 1141 DM
Stronger shock absorbers (front and rear). Cost 300 DM
Cup holder in drivers cab. Cost 37 DM
Windows (in drivers cab) heat protective tinted glass instead of clear glass. Cost 300 DM
Windows (in living area) sliding window double glazed front right. Cost 381 DM
10) Accessories available at extra cost included:
There were many accessories available at extra cost for your Westfalia T4 California Club Camper. Below is a list of some of them taken from xx/xx price list. Prices include tax and are in German Deutschmark
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11) 1992 - 1994 VW Westfalia T4 Transporter California Club Camper Side Stripes and Logos
VW Westfalia T4 California Club side stripes.
VW Westfalia T4 California Club side logo.
VW Westfalia T4 California Club rear logo.
12) Links to Volkswagen Westfalia T4 California Coach Camper Sales Brochures (Prospekt) and Price Lists (Preisliste)
Please note that some of the links take you to an external site called vwpix.org, which is an excellent source of sales literature for all versions of VW camper van. Most of the brochures are in German language as this was the main market.
1992 - 1994 VW Westfalia T4 California Club Camper Sales Brochures Prospekt Download