Audi A3

Since 1997 of release

Repair and car operation

Audi A3
- The maintenance instruction
   Cars of mark Audi A3/S3 - the summary
   Identification numbers of the car
   Acquisition of spare parts
   Technology of service, the tool and the workplace equipment
   Поддомкрачивание and towage
   Start of the engine from the auxiliary power supply
   Checks of readiness of the car to operation
   Automobile химикалии
   Diagnostics of malfunctions of knots and car systems
   Controls and receptions of safe operation
   Arrangement of controls and devices
   Keys, locks of a body with uniform management and the security alarm system
   Electric window raiser and rear-view mirrors
   Safety systems. Transportation of children
   Luggage carrier
   Adjustable steering column
   Manual brake
   Automatic transmission
   The device of the acoustic help at a parking
   The lock of ignition and engine start
   Control and measuring devices. Precautionary and diagnostic systems
   The travelling computer
   Switches and switches
   Screen wipers and washer
   Ventilation, heater and the conditioner of air of salon
   The podemno-sdvizhnaja panel крыши*
   Salon and luggage carrier illumination
   The salon equipment
   Luggage carrier on a roof
   Features of driving of the car and auxiliary systems (ABS, EDS, ASR, ESP)
   Trailer operation
   Fuelling and emergency unlocking of a cover refuelling лючка
   Readjustment of headlights
   The first-aid set
   Sign on an emergency stop
   The complete set of the tool and jack
   Spare wheel
+ Current leaving and service
+ The engine
+ Systems of cooling, heating
+ The power supply system and release of the fulfilled gases
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Manual box of a gear change
+ Automatic transmission and models with a full drive
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Electroschemes



Cowl opening

For cowl unlocking pull for the handle located on the left side under the panel of devices. Thus the cowl will be pushed out from a lock effort of a spring. Simultaneously, through a radiator lattice the unlocking uvula will outside be put forward, address to an illustration.

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

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

Cowl closing

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

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

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

Podkapotnoe space


At work in подкапотном space observe extra care!
Muffle the engine, take the ignition key from the lock.
Reliably tighten a manual brake.
Establish the gear change lever in neutral position / position “Р”.
Allow to the engine to cool down.
While the engine keeps working temperature:

- Do not substitute a hand under the fan of system of cooling, it can suddenly join;
- Do not open a radiator stopper, the cooling system is under pressure.
Be protected 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, клиновой 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 a given management.

In order to avoid serious functional infringements watch to mixing operational liquids at refuelling or various systems.

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