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This article will provide the necessary steps on how to change the DSG automatic transmission fluid on Audi A3, S3, and TT models equipped with the DSG 6-speed transmission. We discuss what type of transmission fluid should be used in the Audi DSG transmission and the proper transmission fluid fill capacity. As well as the necessary tools needed when changing the Audi A3, S3, and TT DSG transmission fluid and filter.
Is your Audi or VW coolant level low? Did the coolant warning light start flashing? We show you how to confirm the coolant level and demonstrate the steps of adding antifreeze to your Audi or VW coolant system. The proper Audi VW G13 and G12 coolant specifications used when filling the coolant reservoir tank are also explained.
This blog article will provide the necessary steps and information on how to change the center transfer case fluid on a 2007-2015 Audi Q7. We will also briefly discuss the correct Audi Q7 center transfer case fluid specifications, the change interval, what is the proper fluid capacity, and why changing your Audi Q7 transfer case fluid so important.
This blog article provides the necessary steps and information on how to change the front differential fluid on a 2007-2015 Audi Q7. We will also discuss the correct Audi Q7 front differential fluid specification, the fluid change interval, and what the proper front differential fluid capacity is. Although this procedure is demonstrated on a 2014 Audi Q7, the how to steps also apply to the 2004-2017 Volkswagen Touareg and 2003-2018 Porsche Cayenne models.
This article will provide the necessary steps on how to change the automatic transmission fluid on a 2011-2015 Audi Q7 equipped with a 08C type 8-speed automatic transmission. We discuss what type of ATF should be use in the Audi Q7 transmission. What necessary tools are needed when changing the transmission fluid and filter on the 8 speed Audi Q7. As well as, what the Q7 fluid fill capacity is.
This article will provide the necessary steps and information on how to change the engine oil and oil filter on a 2009-2015 Audi Q7 3.0L TDI diesel engine. We will also provide information to the following questions: What type of engine oil should be used in the 3.0L TDI diesel engine? What are the necessary tools needed for changing the engine oil and filter? What is the Audi Q7 3.0L TDI engine oil fill capacity? And what is the correct oil quality specification required for this service?
We understand the frustration our customers feel when they have suspension noises soon after installing a set of shocks and sympathize with your frustration. Please review the following information with your mechanic and perform the following suggestions before assuming your shocks are bad.
This article will discuss how to set the proper timing belt tension on an Audi VW 4.2L V8 engine. Several popular questions are asked by our customers regarding this procedure. Questions like, the instructions for installing this timing belt kit leave the timing belt tension so tight that it appears to bind the water pump and hydraulic damper. Will this create a potential failure of these parts? Should the tension be loosened a bit? Does having a tight 4.2L V8 timing belt tension affect the longevity of the timing belt tensioners? Does tight 4.2L V8 timing belt tension affect the longevity of the water pumps?
When shopping for replacement parts, many owners often become confused because of VIN splits. Each vehicle has a different unique VIN (vehicle identification number). It's a serial number used by the automotive industry to identify a specific vehicle. We help you find and decipher different Audi VW VIN splits codes with pictures and tips that can help you choose the right parts for your car.
See how to correctly diagnose Audi or VW coolant leaks discovered shortly after performing timing belt replacement service. This article outlines several steps in determining the cause of a VW or Audi coolant leak that should be followed before a "defective" water pump diagnosis can be made.
Are you experiencing a check engine light, suspension leveling light, or stored soft codes in your ECU after installing an Audi Allroad air suspension to conventional coil spring conversion? The below information is a brief overview of how to resolve dashboard instrument cluster warning light issues.