Audi A3

since 1997 of release

Repair and car operation

Audi A3
- Maintenance instruction
   Audi A3/S3 brand cars - the summary
   Identification numbers of the car
   Acquisition of spare parts
   Technology of service, tool and workplace equipment
   Poddomkrachivaniye and towage
   Engine start from the auxiliary power supply
   Checks of readiness of the car to operation
   Automobile himikaliya
   Diagnostics of malfunctions of knots and car systems
   Governing bodies and receptions of safe operation
   Arrangement of governing bodies and devices
   Keys, body locks with uniform management and the security alarm system
   Electric window regulators and rear-view mirrors
   Safety systems. Transportation of children
   Luggage carrier
   Adjustable steering column
   Hand brake
   Automatic transmission
   The device of the acoustic help at a parking
   Lock of ignition and engine start
   Control and measuring devices. Precautionary and diagnostic systems
   Traveling computer
   Switches and switches
   Screen wipers and stekloomyvatel
   Ventilation, heater and conditioner of air of salon
   Elevating and movable panel крыши*
   Illumination of salon and luggage carrier
   Salon equipment
   Luggage carrier on a roof
   Running in
   Features of driving of the car and auxiliary systems (ABS, EDS, ASR, ESP)
   Trailer operation
   Fuelling and emergency unlocking of a cover of the refueling hatch
   Readjustment of headlights
   First-aid kit
   Sign of an emergency stop
   Set of the tool and jack
   Spare wheel
+ Current leaving and service
+ Engine
+ Systems of cooling, heating
+ the Power supply system and production of the fulfilled gases
+ engine Electric equipment
+ Manual box of gear shifting
+ Automatic transmission and models with a full drive
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Elektroskhema


Elevating and movable panel крыши*


At the included ignition the panel of a roof can be removed and closed by means of the rotary switch shown on an illustration.

Management of the shifted panel of a roof possibly within ten minutes and after ignition switching off. The switch does not operate if to open only and again to close a door of the driver.

Be careful when closing the panel of a roof!
Inattentive or uncontrolled closing of the panel is fraught with traumatic consequences. Therefore at an exit from the car take out a key from the ignition lock.

Management of the roof panel


Turn the switch in the direction specified by an arrow (And).
There is also a possibility of installation of the panel of a roof in any intermediate situation. For this purpose turn the switch only to a notable point of resistance.


Turn the switch in the direction specified by an arrow (In).


By short pressing of the switch the panel of a roof opens, and at short procrastination is closed. At more long pressing / procrastination of the switch it is possible to establish the panel in any situation.

The shifted panel of a roof has protection against overloads. If she does not manage to be closed in a normal mode, it can be made, having pulled the switch.
At an otodviganiye of the glass panel of a roof the curtain protecting from intensive solar influence automatically opens. At the closed panel of a roof the curtain can be closed also a hand.

The sun-protection curtain is recommended to be closed when parking car on the sun.

During parking of the car or on a case of a sudden rain (at the closed sun-protection curtain) do not forget to close the elevating panel of a roof.

Comfortable closing

The shifted panel of a roof can be closed also when locking car from a door of the driver or the forward passenger:

For this purpose hold a key in the provision of locking or press a key of a radiator remote управления* before closing of the panel of a roof.


Cars with remote radio management of system of locks with uniform management cannot be opened or closed from a door of the forward passenger.

Emergency closing of the panel of a roof

At malfunction of the electric drive the panel of a roof can be closed manually.

For this purpose the krivoshipny handle serves entering into a tool set – address to subsection the Set of the tool and a jack.

Remove down a plastic cover (address to an illustration).

Rotate the krivoshipny handle (1), having inserted it against the stop and having pressed the six-sided end in an internal shestigrannik (2).

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