For MMI 2G that don’t come with RVC controller, you can just connect the Video input straight to the FBAS The part number for the red 20pin connector is 8e0 972 420, the black insert is tyco 1534102-1 (pbt-gf15) For Audi MMI 2G that don’t have FBAS (RVC) installed, you need to add the […]
I finally got an iPhone for the first time. It’s an iPhone 6 and I had to pair the bluetooth with both my 2006 A8L and 2008 Q7. The A8L MMI has software updated to 4610 which is much easier to pair, compared to the Q7 4140. Regardless, they both paired fine with the iPhone 6.
It’s Christmas Eve 2014, I decide to write up a score card for my 3 Audi cars. 1. 1996 A6 Avant 2.8L: 155k miles – The car starts right up every time although the battery is dying, doesn’t hold charge well. It still have the same battery since we bought it in Sept 2003. The […]
Every year, we go to the Sierra for Skiing. This is our 6th year with the Q7. We always prepare and check to make sure everything is working in the Q7 before we take a long and snowy trip to the mountains. The Q7 is the best vehicle to climb, drive in the snow IMHO. […]
We have our Q7 for over 6 years now, we never had the door hinges lubricated, they start making squeaky noise. These doors are heavy and the hinges seem to be very heavy duty, but they’re still sag and the dealer can’t do anything about them, they recommend to take to the body shops. This […]
Since the 2006 A8L and the Q7 have motorized trunk and liftgate, they don’t have the foot sensors to open when our hands are busy carrying something, I want to design a kick – sensor for the A8L. This can be used to open and close the trunk when I have to get something out […]
If we need to change the battery or the shell of the 2008 Q7 keyfob, this video is very clearly instructed. To sync the key fob remote after battery replacement. 1 – put driver window down. 2 – insert key in door lock. 3 – twist to unlock and hold in position. 4 – with […]