May 26, 2014 / 7,939 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 […]

March 23, 2014 / 1,423 views / MMI 2G | Q7

Update Navigation North America 2012-2013 On 2008 Q7

I retrofitted the Navigation system on our Q7 a while back, I got a used Navigation DVD 2012-2013 North America Version and I plugged it in the drive, it updated the software and works perfectly. I still did not update my MMI 2G software from 4140 to 4610 yet, because,” if it works, don’t fix […]

January 2, 2014 / 380 views / Q7

Q7 At Dusk

New Year 2014, our Q7 hasn’t had a chance to perform in snow and rain like last year, but it’s still very nice driving it in the sunset…

August 18, 2013 / 3,102 views / Vag-com | VCDS

Enable Q7 Voice Control MMI 2G

After using the Voice Control on A8, I want to use it on my 08 Q7, but it’s “INACTIVE BUTTON”. I don’t have navigation on my Q7, but I have bluetooth. The manufacturer DISABLED the voice control module. Now I can ENABLE it using VCDS (VAG-COM). If the voice and command button don’t work, revert […]

March 7, 2013 / 1,573 views / Q7

Q7 After 4 Years and 9 Months

Panoramic Sunroof Screen 2013-03-07 One more month and it’s 5 years old @34k miles. Everything is still solid. Everything is still original, nothing needs to be replaced yet.                This April, our Q7 will be 5 years old, we just took the car to the Sierra last weekend. At 32,600 miles, it […]

December 27, 2012 / 1,091 views / A4 B6 Cabriolet | A6 C4 | Q7

Audis Score Cards 2012

The reasons we like Audis, cost of driving and maintenance of our cars for 2012 are so low, if we can do some stuff and have an OBDII connector. 2008 Q7 It’s almost 5 years, 32k miles, the cost of driving and maintenance 1. Gas mileage: average 17MPG. 2. Cost of maintenance: $0. ( bought […]