Monster MotorsportSky Insurance
Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    2nd Gear

    Join Date
    May 2013
    redditch b98

    My Social Networking

    Add bradh on Facebook

    Trip computer + stalk question

    Hi guys as my a4 seems pretty basic if like to add the wiper stalk with the buttons for scrolling the dash for mpg journey time ect can any body tell me exactly what I need obs a new stalk any thing else ??

  2. # ADS
    Join Date
  3. #2
    5th Gear

    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    new stalk and someone to code it in for you

    you wont need a steering wheel control module as they all do DIS but if you want cruise too then you may have to look at upgrading the steering wheel module too

  4. #3
    SmoothAssault's Avatar
    Will design for mods

    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    What you're after is referred to as the 'Driver Information System' (DIS). You would require the stalk as you've said, but once installed it will need to be enabled with VCDS software.

    I believe full DIS ('full' as opposed to the basic just 'miles remaining') when enabled from the factory came with a low screen wash warning, so a pin on the blue dash plug needs earthing or you will constantly be notified that your screen wash is low.

    At least earthing the pin is the easy option, you could alternatively install the screen wash sensor and run the cables back though the car, but this is obviously a lot of work for a feature most of us don't need (as car enthusiasts who regularly check levels anyway ).

    Here's the thread where I got this information: DIS and Cruise - Done

    And as you probably don't have VCDS, here's a map of members that do who you could contact and see if they'll be able to help you out: VCDS (formerly VAG-COM) forum

    FOR SALE: Eibach Sportline Springs from B5 A4. £50 - PM for details.



Similar Threads

  1. Audi A3 Trip Computer/Wiper Stalk Upgrade
    By jphc in forum A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 20th August 2013, 20:51
  2. Fitting trip wiper stalk question
    By Stu-pid in forum A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)
    Replies: 22
    Last Post: 7th June 2013, 22:26
  3. Trip Computer question
    By MaverickTDi in forum A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 12th January 2013, 20:33
  4. trip computer question MPH
    By nally in forum A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 24th May 2010, 22:43
  5. Audi 90Q20V trip computer
    By MLC in forum General Technical / How To
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 13th April 2004, 23:35

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Single Sign On provided by vBSSO

Garage Plus, Vendor Tools vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO