May 31, 2014 / 1,349 views / Honda

Honda Accord Back Up Camera Retrofit

  My mother in-law has a 2004 Honda Accord, the trunk is high which is hard for her to see the back when backing up. I bought a 7″ monitor and a camera to install for her. The monitor is about $30 and the camera is less than $20. There are many types of camera, […]

May 26, 2014 / 8,221 views / A8 D3 | Q7 | Tips and Tricks

Close Trunk Lid With Remotes Or Door Button On A8L

2014-06-08 born_slippy found the same wires in the battery compartment so one doesn’t have to open up the trunk trim to do this. Yellow/White Green/White wire from convenient module is the same wire as trigger/green wire at the latch.       convenient module plug Yellow/Green wire from motor plug is the same as the switch […]

May 24, 2014 / 1,474 views / A8 D3 | MMI 2G

Basic Voice Commands For MMI 2G BT Phone and Navigation

Someone asked me about voice commands for Bluetooth Phone and Navigation. Although they’re all in the manual, but some owners didn’t have the manuals when they bought their cars used. I do think the voice commands on MMI 2G work quite well, especially on Audi A8L with software version 4610. If you see a mistake […]

May 18, 2014 / 1,294 views / A6 C4 | A8 D2 | A8 D3 | Tips and Tricks

Why Audis

Ask my wife, she’s used to be a Honda Accord owner likes most people who want reliable cars for safety reasons, now she will not drive anything but Audis, after we got married and I got her first 7 year old A6 Avant. She loved the car for the comfort, the safety (which she can […]

May 17, 2014 / 2,982 views / A8 D3 | Brakes

How To Replace Rear EPB Brake Pads On A8L

After a few months of driving – I confirmed that brake pad thickness must be entered for the eBrake to know when to warn when the pads are low. I inspected the rear brake pads on my 2006 A8 L and the pads seemed to be low, but the brake warning light WAS NOT ON. […]