Automatic Lights and Rain Failed
November 30, 2019 / 377 views / A8 D3 | A8 D4 | Car Electronics | Q7

Automatic Head Lights and Rain Sensor Failed

It’s Thanksgiving, we went to a family dinner and the lights on the dash weren’t on but the lights outside were. The message of automatic head lights and rain sensors¬†malfunction was on. We had to turn on the manual lighting on the switch to¬†drive home. In the morning, I removed the camera mount and cleaned […]

Front sunroof drain hole
August 16, 2019 / 1,090 views / A8 D2 | A8 D3 | A8 D4

Clear and Improve Sunroof Drains A8 D3

Last raining season, my rear seats were wet on a heavy rain day. There was some water under the floor board also. Some in the trunk. The Audi A8 D3 sunroof drainage has been a problem with many owners. I did open them up and check the drainage rate and they’re quite slow, hence the […]

A8L D3 and D4 Front
April 22, 2019 / 711 views / A8 D3 | A8 D4

Should I upgrade from A8L D3 to A8L D4?

Finally my sis and her husband got a 3.5 years CPO 2017 A8L D4 with 13k miles on it for $50k from Pacific Audi in Torrance, CA. The car has most of the options they wanted – Executive package, driver assistant package and in pristine condition. After driving the newer 2017 A8L, I couldn’t tell […]

April 18, 2018 / 743 views / A8 D4

Looking For The Best Audi A8 D4

It’s been over 5 years since we’ve had our 2006 A8L D3, it may be the time for us to get a newer A8L D4. A8 D5 is going to be available (2019). A8 D4 in US starting 2011-2018, 2015 it has a face lift and a different tail lights with some small improvements. There […]

q7 coolant reservoir
March 19, 2018 / 1,446 views / A4 B6 Cabriolet | A6 C4 | A8 D2 | A8 D3 | A8 D4 | Q5 | Q7

G12 & G13 Coolant for Audi Cars

Since I’ve owned Audis, I noticed the color of the coolant is not green but orange. My 2008 Q7 has purple pink color instead of orange as my older ones. These 2 coolant colors are. All Audis before 2008 use G12 (Orange/Red) and after 2008 G13 (Purple/Pink). The main difference between these 2 from the […]

April 28, 2017 / 220 views / A8 D3 | A8 D4 | Other Cars

2016 Tesla S 75D Autopilot In Action

A coworker of mine has a new Tesla S 75D, the last year life time free charging ended. He gave me a ride to show me the ride and the Autopilot that Tesla’s been talking about all these years. It was quite impressive. The car is fast, but the interior and the ride can’t beat […]