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 […]
Last weekend we went to test drive and ready to get a new 2017 Q7 until we found out that the 3rd row Vents were not offered at all. My 08 Q7 with 4zone option, there vents for the 2nd and third row. On a really HOT or COLD days, the immediate heat and AC […]
Audi MMI 2G & 3G MOST bus is very simple but yet very hard to diagnose which components connected to the bus is faulty due to the serial optical connections. If the system is not thoroughly tested and diagnosed, many good parts can be replaced in the process. This is a simple test just show that an open […]
06/08/2018 Modify AMI cable to stream audio with $10 30-Pin Bluetooth Receiver 11/29/2015 The cheapest, easiest way to do it is – 1. AMI to Auxiliary cable – works with all 2G & 3G . 2. USB Dongle – 3. Extension if the auxiliary cable is too short – Now bluetooth devices are inexpensive and used […]
I’m going to modify the cable to use USB host to connect hard drive, iPhone, Android, bluetooth, all in one. 11/29/2015 The cheapest, easiest way to do it is – 1. AMI to Auxiliary cable – works with all 2G & 3G . 2. USB Dongle – 3. Extension if the auxiliary cable […]
If you don’t want to spend a lot of money for AMI system, you can use Analog TV Tuner to stream Audio This is the best way and very solid. 1. AMI to Auxiliary cable – works with all 2G & 3G . 2. USB Dongle – 3. Extension if the auxiliary cable is too […]
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.
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. […]