November 8, 2010 / 740 views / Tips and Tricks

All Pop Ups On A Page

There are many pop-ups (modals) software out there to make the page display pictures and other stuff looks beter. These are some of the ones I like. ShadowBox PrettyPhoto FancyBox FancyBox 2 Mediabox Advanced Highslide HTML content ImagePreview Used together with Mediabox Advanced <p style=”text-align: center;”><a title=”imagepreview” href=”/media/91alfaspider/91alfa0.jpg” rel=”lightbox”><img style=”vertical-align: baseline; border: 3px solid black;” […]

October 10, 2010 / 7,188 views / A8 D2 | Key Fob

A8 Remote Key Fob Programming

When the remotes don’t work very well, the batteries 3V CR1620 may be drained too low. We need to check the batteries and replace if necessary. To open the case, get a small screw driver or you’re strong enough, you can pull the case and the remote apart. Make sure the + side (flat side) […]

/ 1,928 views / A8 D2 | Suspension

A8 Tie Rod End Replacement

When our A8 hit 100k miles, the suspension start making clunking noise, one of the cause was from a tie rod end, at least what we thought it was since the rubber boot was torn, this is how we replaced it.

2004 A8 D3 Picture
September 30, 2010 / 1,937 views / A8 D3

2004 A8L D3

For under $17k, there is nothing even come close to the Audi A8 D3, which started in 2004 and ended in 2010. It’s a joy to drive and every luxurious feature included. It’s an A8L, so it’s long and the back leg room is abundance. Most of these are kept well by the owners, but […]

Popped Out Spark Plug
September 26, 2010 / 1,329 views / A6 C4

A6 C4 Sparkplug Popped Out Of Cylinder Head

The car was running smoothly until one day, it just sounded so badly and the wife thought the engine was blown. It’s still drivable, shaking at idle and losing power because sparkplug #1 physically popped out of the head with all threads still good… Amazing. I started to look for a new car until I […]

Q7 for snow
September 9, 2010 / 2,276 views / Q7

The “Stupid” Lease

In early 2008, Audi had a Q7 lease running for a while which all Audi dealer finance departments called it a totally “stupid” lease ever from Audi. Well, why was it stupid? It was stupid because it made no sense in business point of view for the dealers, but it’s great for the consumers. It […]

May 26, 2010 / 3,059 views / Vag-com | VCDS

Serial Vag-Com For Audi Cars

I bought a OBDII when I got my A8 in 2004 to work with all audis up to 2003. This is the serial version and not USB. The only problem is not many new laptop has serial port any more except some Dell models or IBM. Anyhow, the software is free from Rosstech website . […]