March 30, 2017 / 781 views / A8 D3 | Electrical

Audi A8 D3 Battery System Failure

The battery has been great for 11 years, it doesn’t seem to hold charge any more. I had an incident of battery failure yesterday after parking the car for about 20 minutes, the car wouldn’t crank and all indicators on the dash was flashing while I tried to start the car. The battery definitely had […]

March 12, 2017 / 2,061 views / A8 D3 | Tips and Tricks

Fix Audi A8 D3 Soft Close Trunk NOT Closing

My 2006 A8L D3 soft close trunk latch stop closing, I could hear the soft close mechanism moving but the latch doesn’t move up to catch the lid latch, hence the trunk doesn’t close itself, it needs a strong slam manually. The soft close latch has a spring to pull the latch up when the […]