Automatic Lights and Rain Failed
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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 […]

CarPlay on Audi MMI 2G
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Apple CarPlay and Android Auto for Audi MMI 2G

So, finally I got the system to work with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto perfectly with . Thanks to , showed me how to do it with the that enable the touchscreen module.  For people who don’t want to mess around with Android Coding, just download the and run it with the hid-multitouch.ko. Components I’ve […]

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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 […]

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2008 Q7 @ 52k Miles – DIY

I haven’t written much about our 2008 Q7 all these years because nothing has ever been broken. Oil change every year or 15k miles is not very exciting to write. Many people would say nothing is wrong with the car because I don’t drive and it sits in the garage always. It doesn’t matter if […]

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How To Update Audi North American Region Navigation 2016 DVD MMI 2G

I got a latest Audi Navigation DVD 2016 for my 2006 A8L MMI 2G from Ebay. As all my original disc, always use ImgBurn to create an ISO file from it. Burn it to a blank DVD with the lowest speed possible and verify option to make sure the burn was GOOD. If the verify passed […]

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How To Install Analog TV Tuner 4E0 919 146 On Audi MMI 2G

 For Audi MMI 2G that don’t have FBAS (RVC) installed, you need to add the circuit or change the MMI head unit from for the TV tuner to work. 2007+ A8s and Q7 have back up camera built in therefore it’s plug and play. To upgrade 4E0 035 729 A you also need the […]