A8 D3 Glove Box Bottom View
July 22, 2013 / 6,636 views / A8 D3

A8 D3 Glove Box Removal

In order to access a few components like the MMI (head unit – 4E0035729(A)), can bus gateway (4E0907468(x)) we need to drop the glove box. It seems to be a big thing, but actually, there are about 8 screws (torx and Phillips)  that hold it to the body. ***If the car is equipped with knee airbag, make […]

July 8, 2013 / 4,246 views / A8 D3

Rear View Camera Installation A8L

2014-06-21 Found a new camera for $19 – Great angle – Image and the LED prongs fit the original wiring.       Install rear view camera needs some design and preparation – If I want to spend more money to get the original camera and the license plate holder, it may be a little easier, […]

/ 30,468 views / A8 D3 | MMI 2G

A8 D3 Back Up Camera Retrofit

Found an OEM replica camera set up for $46 with camera included. Will install it later after testing the quality of the camera. 2014-06-21 Found a new camera for $19 – Great angle – Image and the LED prongs fit the original wiring.       2013-07-21 For those who wants to know if you have […]

FBAS NXP circuit populated
April 23, 2013 / 26,227 views / A8 D3 | MMI 2G

Add FBAS To MMI Head Unit 4E0 035 729

I helped someone to install FBAS on his 4E0 035 729 – 8/17/2016 2013-06-07 Parts needed to add to the board – 4E0 035 729 to make 4E0 035 729 A. All parts should be size 0603 – SMD Capacitors = 7 x 100 nF, 6 x 47 nF, 1 x 10 pF,  1 x […]

April 10, 2013 / 4,207 views / MMI 2G

06 A8 D3 Update Stuff

Every time I get a “new to me” car, there are always things that need to update or modified. Here is the list of the things I’ve been updating to my 06 A8. MMI SOFTWARE UPDATE TO 4610 06 A8 has no back up camera, no AMI, these options don’t exist until 07  A8 for […]