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
   Seats
   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
   Tempostat
   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
   Cowl
   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







Electric window regulators and rear-view mirrors

GENERAL INFORMATION

At the included ignition of glass can fall and rise by means of the electric drive.

Switches are located in an armrest of a door of the driver.

Besides, in a door of the forward passenger and back doors there are additional switches of management of the corresponding window regulators.

Window regulators work after ignition switching off about ten minutes. However they are disconnected at once when opening one of forward doors.


The blocking switch (And) it is possible to disconnect window regulators of back doors.

From back doors window regulators can use only at the drowned switch.

At the disconnected window regulators of back doors in the blocking switch we burn a symbol.

Podnimaniye / lowering of glasses

By short-term pressing of the switch of a window regulator flew down automatically and completely falls, and at a short-term pripodnimaniye rises before extreme situation. In repeated pressing of the switch it is possible to stop glass in any intermediate situation.

Automatic equipment of a podnimaniye of glasses works only at the included ignition.
ATTENTION

Automatic equipment of podnimaniye / lowering of glasses is disconnected after a detachment and the subsequent connection of the storage battery.



For restoration of operability of window regulators after connection of the battery execute the following:

In continuous pressing the switch of a window regulator bring glass into extreme top situation.
Release the switch and again press, holding the switch approximately within one second at the closed window.

Automatic equipment is again given in an operating mode.

Comfortable opening / closing

At car unlocking / locking from a door of the driver or the forward passenger of a window it is possible to open / close as follows:

Turn and hold a key in the provision of unlocking – windows open. At return of a key to a starting position opening process instantly stops.
Turn and hold a key in the provision of locking – windows are closed. At return of a key to a starting position closing process instantly stops.

Comfortable unlocking / locking works also from remote радиоуправления*. Address to subsection Keys, body locks with uniform management and the security alarm system.
ATTENTION

Be careful when lifting glasses!

The carelessness or absence of control when using window regulators can lead to traumas.



Therefore:

– if necessary disconnect the blocking switch (address to the above-stated illustration) window regulators of back doors;
– leaving the car, always take out the ignition key;
– at comfortable closing of the car watch lifting of glasses; it is especially important when closing glasses by means of remote радиоуправления*.

Rotary стекло1)

Back glasses can open turn aside and be established in two fixed provisions.

Opening


Undertake the corresponding surface of the hinge and take away it in the direction specified by an arrow before the first fixed situation (address to an illustration).

Wring out the hinge against the stop outside completely to open a window. In this situation the hinge adjoins to a rack.

Closing

Take away the hinge from a rack and pull it passing the first fixed situation inside. The hinge should adjoin to a rack.

Rear-view mirrors

Before a start of motion correctly establish rear-view mirrors that the back review was at any time provided.

Internal mirror

Manual blackout of a mirror


At the normal provision of a mirror the rychazhok from its bottom party should be turned forward.

This rychazhok it is possible to black out a mirror:

Rychazhok in forward situation – normal situation.

Rychazhok in back situation – blackout situation.

Automatic затемнение*


Adjust the provision of a mirror by a hand.

At the included ignition there is an automatic blackout of an internal mirror depending on a stream of light falling on it (for example, light of headlights behind).

At inclusion of internal lighting or backing transfer the mirror comes back to a starting position (without blackout).

External mirrors

The note
on using convex and асферическими* external mirrors

Convex and asferichesky mirrors increase review sector. However they I reduce the image of objects. Therefore such mirrors are only conditionally suitable for a distance assessment to moving behind vehicles.

Automatically blacked out external зеркала*

External mirrors are blacked out automatically together with an internal mirror.

At the included ignition there is an automatic blackout of mirrors depending on a stream of light falling on them (for example, light of headlights behind).

At inclusion of illumination of salon or transfer of a backing of a mirror come back to a starting position (without blackout).
ATTENTION

The correct automatic blackout of external mirrors possibly only when interferes nothing with a stream of light falling on an internal mirror (for example, being on luggage carrier bed curtains subjects).



Heating зеркал*


The reflective surface of external mirrors is warmed at the included ignition depending on external temperature.

Regulation of provision of external mirrors

(only 2-door cars)


The multiitem switch (And) carries out electric drive switching on an external mirror of the driver / the forward passenger or folding зеркал1).

External mirrors with the electric drive are established only at the included ignition by pressing the krupnoformatny button C.

The reflective surface of a mirror is displaced by pressing the relevant party of the button with shooters.

In neutral situation
L mirror of the driver
R mirror of the forward passenger
D folding of both external зеркал1)

1) Only for certain export updatings.

4-door cars

About neutral situation
L mirror of the driver
R mirror of the forward passenger
And folding of both external mirrors

To put mirrors it is recommended, for example, for their preservation at a parking or in narrow spaces.

The reflective surface of a mirror is established in the necessary situation by pressing the relevant party of the krupnoformatny button C with the shooters put on it.


ATTENTION

In default an electric drive undertake mirror edge a hand and establish it in pressing edge of a reflective surface.

At mirror shift as a result of influence of external forces (for example, blow when maneuvering) carry out complete electric folding of mirrors. At all do not establish a mirror in a starting position a hand as it can negatively affect their function.