August 29, 2013 / 6,504 views / MMI 2G | Q7

Q7 Navigation Retrofit

2013-09-02 Finally did it, it seems to work right out of the box. It’s working well for $200. DVD drive. In order to add Navigation DVD, we need optical (MOST) cable, power cable and antenna cable. Optical cable: either splice it from an existing one like Satellite radio or analog radio – Antenna: need cable […]

August 18, 2013 / 3,117 views / Vag-com | VCDS

Enable Q7 Voice Control MMI 2G

After using the Voice Control on A8, I want to use it on my 08 Q7, but it’s “INACTIVE BUTTON”. I don’t have navigation on my Q7, but I have bluetooth. The manufacturer DISABLED the voice control module. Now I can ENABLE it using VCDS (VAG-COM). If the voice and command button don’t work, revert […]

August 15, 2013 / 1,358 views / Other Cars

Add Freon To Montero 3.5L V6 AC System

It’s been hot in the last few days, my sister’s 99 Mitsubishi Montero 3.5L V6 AC system doesn’t blow cold any more. The car need some freon and hope it doesn’t leak too much anywhere else. We did 1 – 12oz can in about 10 minutes. Locating the low side port is a little difficult […]

August 13, 2013 / 11,385 views / A8 D3 | MMI 2G

Watch ATSC OTA TV On MMI 2G

2015-01-10 The Amazing unit is still working. 2014-01-11 I’m tired of watching 1 or 2 mobile channels, I got a new tuner, stationary to watch many channels while waiting for my family shopping or attending events. Now I’m happy, I can watch sports or shows in the parking lot where the family shops. So, I […]

August 12, 2013 / 6,240 views / Vag-com | VCDS

How To Enable MMI 2G Hidden Menu Using VCDS

My 06 A8L has MMI 2G which has a hidden menu that can be enabled through VCDS (Ross-tech software). This is how I did mine. ****Control Head -7 —>Adaptation-10—>Channel 8 – 1—>Reset MMI = Tel+Big Knob+Upper Right Button altogether. To access Hidden Menu: Setup + CAR together hold until the hidden menu appears.