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A3 8P Sportback / Front Door Speakers - A Warning

Gti Jazz Blue May 26, 2010

  1. Gti Jazz Blue

    Gti Jazz Blue Active Member VCDS Map User

    Just found this document on the internet http://www.volkspage.net/technik/ssp/ssp/SSP_332.pdf which is an Audi self study module. According to it the Sportback uses an air pressure sensor in each front door to deploy the airbags. So it contains the following warning, so looks like I won't be changing to a 5 door any time soon :sob:

    Quote : Note
    The airbag control system uses sensors integrated in the front doors, etc. To avoid any
    impairment to the function of the side airbags, no modifications should be made to the doors
    and door trims (e.g. retrofitting of loudspeakers).
    Damage to the front doors can cause impairment of system functions. All work on the front
    doors should be referred to a specialist workshop.

    Just a warning to you all.

  2. cooltempo

    cooltempo Heavy DERV clatter

    thanks for the info ... this is a bit worrying, will have a thorough read of it as I was planning to change my front speakers soonish ;(

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