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

Identification numbers of the car


The designation and engine number are on the forward party of the block of cylinders in a joint between the block and a head of cylinders


The label with this data is also on a protective casing of a gear belt of a drive of the distribution, given are resulted also on the service plan and a trench for a spare wheel.

The factory tablet () is on a back cross-section wall.
Identification number of the car (chassis number) is visible in a window of a water modular compartment – And

The tablet with the car data in a niche of a spare wheel

1 – a product Intraworks number.
2 – Identification number of the car.
3 – the Code of model of the car.
4 – the Detailed designation of model/capacity of the engine.
5 – the Letter designation of models of the engine and a transmission.
6 – Number of a paint/code of equipment of an interior of salon.
7 – the Code of the additional equipment.
8 – From left to right: Empty weight (kg) / the fuel expense in a city cycle (l/100km) / the fuel expense in a country cycle (l/100km) / the fuel expense in the mixed cycle (l/100km) / emission СО2 (g/km).


Data is also in the service book.

WAU ZZZ 8L Z W A 000234
1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Chassis number is deciphered as follows:

1 – the Code of the manufacturer: WAU - Audi AG.
2 – the Complete set.
3 – the Two-place typical code. 8L – Audi A3.
4 – the Detailed complete set.
5 – Year of manufacturing: W - 1998, Х - 1999 etc.
6 – a manufacturing Place.
7 – chassis Number.

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