September 24, 2016 / 1,900 views / AMI | MMI 2G

Modify AMI Cable To Connect USB MP3 Drive

VW and Audi use the same type of AMI cable to connect to the AMI system. I have a 2015 VW eGolf and I modified the cable to connect a 64GB flash drive with MP3 files. It works quite well. We need to connect 4 USB pins to a USB host cable – PINS 17 […]

Q5 Aftermarket back up camera resolution
June 1, 2016 / 8,705 views / Q5

How To Add Aftermarket Back Up Camera To 2016 Audi Q5 Premium Plus

Audi marketing people really go out to get consumer this time. My sister bought a “budget” $45k sticker price 2016 Audi Q5 premium plus WITHOUT a simple safety feature as back up camera which should be standard on all SUVs. She has to buy a package that includes Navigation to get this back up camera […]

November 21, 2013 / 2,527 views / A6 C4 | A8 D2 | A8 D3

$70k Disposable Car

Disposable: designed for or capable of being thrown away after being used or used up. I found this old post and I just thought of re-post it with update information. Last few weeks, I took the A8, myself took a trip to Reno for some conferences. It’s been a long time since I drove the […]

May 21, 2012 / 10,543 views / A4 B6 Cabriolet | Maintenance

A4 Cabriolet V6 3.0 Oil Change

We had the Audi Cabriolet for almost a year now, it’s time to give it an oil change (we checked the oil regularly and topped it up when needed). The design of the car makes it so easy to replace oil and oil filter, the hardest part actually is the engine undercover part.     […]