Nail In Tire
May 21, 2019 / 90 views / Tips and Tricks | Tires

Fix Nail In Tire

My e-Golf had a nail in the tire and the Tire Shop and Costco refused to fix due to the nail location. The tire was good and I didn’t think what their concerns were legitimate, so I fixed it myself.  

March 12, 2017 / 2,097 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 […]

May 23, 2015 / 6,537 views / A8 D3 | Tips and Tricks

How To Open A8 Hood When Latch Cable Broke

Before we go to drastic measures to release the hood latch, then . The are so many instances people snapped the hood latch cable and some cost up to . Some people use a saw to while it’s closed tight, but before we start sawing, . My latch is still intact, but I’m preparing for […]

May 26, 2014 / 8,002 views / A8 D3 | Q7 | Tips and Tricks

Close Trunk Lid With Remotes Or Door Button On A8L

2014-06-08 born_slippy found the same wires in the battery compartment so one doesn’t have to open up the trunk trim to do this. Yellow/White Green/White wire from convenient module is the same wire as trigger/green wire at the latch.       convenient module plug Yellow/Green wire from motor plug is the same as the switch […]

May 18, 2014 / 1,286 views / A6 C4 | A8 D2 | A8 D3 | Tips and Tricks

Why Audis

Ask my wife, she’s used to be a Honda Accord owner likes most people who want reliable cars for safety reasons, now she will not drive anything but Audis, after we got married and I got her first 7 year old A6 Avant. She loved the car for the comfort, the safety (which she can […]

January 27, 2014 / 830 views / Tips and Tricks

Clean Up Dirty Cracked Tan Leather

When we bought car with tan leather, it’s very hard to keep, especially with dirt and grimes get into the leather grains (cracks). I used the hand cleaner to go into the grains (cracks) with Q-tip. They do come out very nicely and the leather is still intact.               […]