June 22, 2013 / 2,486 views / A8 D3 | Brakes

Replace Front Brake Pads On 2006 A8L

The brake pads and rotors were replaced by the dealer at 55k miles-It’s 77k miles now and the brake pad warning light just came on. I planned to use the old rotors so I replace it right away to make sure they don’t get destroyed by the pads. This is how I did mine. Turning […]

June 19, 2013 / 4,357 views / A8 D3

A8 Air Suspension Lift Mode Can Sustain At 60 MPH

Today on freeway, I checked the lift-mode – it’s grayed out when the speed hit over 50mph and came back when it’s under like clockwork. Audi A8 D3 (2004-2010) has air suspension – my sport option has adaptive suspension with 4 modes. The lift mode is the highest one – monster truck mode – high […]

June 7, 2013 / 2,685 views / A8 D3 | Electrical

Remove Or Replace A8 Trunk Lid Motor

2013-06-09 Troubleshoot the electrical The trunk lid motor on my 2006 A8L is really weak – it doesn’t go up like the Q7 – I decided to remove it. If I want to replace the motor, the new and improved version is for 2008 or newer 4E0 827 852 H. It has the metal aluminum case […]