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




Cowl opening

For unlocking of a cowl pull for the handle located on the left side under the dashboard. Thus the cowl will be вытолкнут from a lock effort of a spring. At the same time, through a front grille the unlocking uvula will outside be put forward, address to an illustration.

Before opening of a cowl be convinced that brushes of a screen wiper are on a windscreen. Otherwise they can damage a paint and varnish covering.

For opening of a cowl pull unlocking uvula in the direction of an arrow and raise a cowl while it will not be wrung out up under the influence of a spring.

Cowl closing

For closing lower a cowl down, before complete overcoming of effort of a spring then slam it so that it was latched on the lock.

The cowl of the engine should be reliably closed during movement. Therefore always after closing of a cowl check, whether it was latched on the lock. At the correct locking the cowl appears aflush with interfaced components of a body.

If at car movement you notice that a lock of a cowl will not latch, stop and close a cowl.

Podkapotnoye space


At work in podkapotny space observe extra care!
Muffle the engine, take the ignition key from the lock.
Reliably tighten the hand brake.
Establish the gear shifting lever in the neutral situation / situation "R".
Let's to the engine cool down.
While the engine keeps working temperature:

- do not hold up a hand under the fan of system of cooling, it can suddenly join;
- do not open a radiator stopper, the system of cooling is under pressure.
Beware of short circuit in electric equipment system, especially in the accumulator.
In need of performance of control operations on the working engine remember the additional danger proceeding from rotating parts (for example, maple a belt, the generator, the fan of system of cooling etc.), and also from chains of a high voltage of system of ignition.
Observe the standard safety rules and consider preventions containing in this management.

In order to avoid serious functional violations watch to mixing operational liquids when refueling or various systems.