July 3, 2015 / 30,094 views / Vag-com | VCDS

How To Use VCDS (Vag-Com) With Mac OS X

These days, many people moved from Windows OS to Mac OS X computers. Audi uses VCDS diagnostic software to diagnose problems and stuff, but VCDS only runs in Windows OS. VMware Fusion 7 will help to run Windows in Virtual machine without logging out and boot into Windows OS. VMware Fusion is painless to install and […]

June 20, 2014 / 9,463 views / A8 D3 | MMI 2G | VCDS

MMI Dead, Screen Black, A8L D3

My Audi A8L MMI was dead, stuck at open, black screen, doesn’t close, every time I push a device button or reset the MMI, MMI initialize screen would come  on, and went black, while it was on, I could hear the relay clicking in the trunk under the back seat.  VCDS scan would come up […]

June 12, 2014 / 2,091 views / A8 D3 | MMI 2G | VCDS

Things We Should Know About The A8 D3

Alright, I got my car last year and here are all the things I had to learn about my 2006 A8L. I sum it up here if one may need to know. Things we should know about Audi in case of emergency. Program Rolling Codes Garage Door Program Bluetooth NON-Iphone Program Bluetooth with Iphones Basic […]

Audi 3.0 MAF
April 20, 2014 / 1,291 views / A4 B6 Cabriolet | Electrical | VCDS

Replace Generic MAF On A4 Cabriolet 3.0L V6

2014-05-17 We replaced with Hitachi MAF from AutohausArizona. Everything came out perfect. Last time, my sister A4 Cabriolet 3.ol V6 had an ESP intermittent problem and she wanted to replace the MAF since the codes mentioned the part. The original one is Hitachi 06C 133 471 A and I ordered one from Ebay without brand […]

04 Audi Cabriolet ESP codes
April 6, 2014 / 7,086 views / A4 B6 Cabriolet | Electrical | VCDS

A4 B6 Cabriolet ESP Light On problems

2014-04-07 Last night it happened again with while my sister was driving. The codes are almost the same, the common denominator is the MAF. If it happens often , we will replace it. Again, just used the inexpensive vcds to clear the code and everything is fine again. 2012-09-23 It’s been over a year and […]

December 20, 2013 / 2,657 views / Q7 | VCDS

Q7 Rear Heated Seat Retrofit

  My 08 Q7 doesn’t have cold weather package=> no rear heated seats. I heard in the forums that rear seats were prewired with heat elements and all we need is the 4zone AC controller, but I was wrong. I bought the controller with Heated Seat buttons, replaced it and it doesn’t see the temperature […]