November 26, 2013 / 7,404 views / A8 D3 | VCDS

Add-On Components And Avoid CP (Component Protection) MMI 2G

I added the Navigation DVD, TV tuner, Rear AC Controller on the Q7 and I did not get the CP (component protection) which causes the component NOT to work, audio, etc because I didn’t add them in the Head Unit registry. The hardware works automatically without adding them in the Head Unit/Gateway. People who own […]

November 21, 2013 / 2,524 views / A6 C4 | A8 D2 | A8 D3

$70k Disposable Car

Disposable: designed for or capable of being thrown away after being used or used up. I found this old post and I just thought of re-post it with update information. Last few weeks, I took the A8, myself took a trip to Reno for some conferences. It’s been a long time since I drove the […]

2006+ parking module location
November 4, 2013 / 1,493 views / A8 D3

Parking Aids Problems A8L

When the parking sensors are getting old, the wiring is not very reliable. System throws codes. There are 4 sensors front/rear and control module – dependent upon your year 2006+ or 2005- the locations are different. Graphical interface parking module =