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Accessing the hidden 3G MMI Menu

Discussion in 'Audi S4/A4/A4 Cab (B8 Chassis)' started by VRStu, May 30, 2011.

  1. a8 tech back
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    [Sep 4, 2011]
    77 is within 5f

    Unsure what your asking, have you retro fitted 3g or activated the phone

    push to talk should work or look at address 16 coding
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    [Sep 6, 2011]

    hi , thanks for your reply .the phone was working fine via bluetooth or direct insert my sim card into slot. my address 16 streering wheel (J527) coding is 00003E, the part no. SW is 8K0 953 568 G. should i change the code from 16 ?

    Best regards !

    Denis
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    [Sep 21, 2011]
    Anyone knows about 2G? Can we enable the oil temp meter? Or there is no oil temp for 2G? Thanks

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    [Sep 25, 2011]
    Tapping the wealth of knowledge on here............what is the function of 3G ? Is it a standard fit or only available with BT and or Sat Nav ? Trying to suss what goodies to look out for when I eventually see the right car ..........................Soon I hope
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    [Sep 25, 2011]
    3G simply refers to the MMI being the 3rd Generation. It's not a function in itself.

    You get better screen resolution, quicker response, 3D images on the Satnav etc etc

    3G came in with the MY2010 models around July 2009. Beware that even if you buy a car with satnav after this date it may not be the full thing as the DVD based satnav was still available. The easiest way to tell is ;

    Non satnav car :

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    2G Satnav cars have the MMI rotaty controller down by the arm test.
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    3G satnav cars have a little thumb joystick on the top of the MMI rotary controller.

    [​IMG]
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    [Sep 25, 2011]
    Cheers scoTTy that has cleared the fog a bit ! I think I have a hell of a lot to get to grips with here LOL. The car I have come across is an 09 but not sure how far in to 09 it was registered/manufactured, have e-mailed the dealer to ask so lets hope he know what it is !!!
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    [Sep 25, 2011]
    [​IMG]


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    This is the interior I am thinking it is only a 2G unit!?
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    [Sep 25, 2011]
    Hard to tell from that pic. You should be aware that the changes for the MY2010 cars were quite a lot. At least a lot more in any year before or since. Check out this document :

    http://dl.dropbox.com/u/3628815/Car/A4/Model year 2010 changes and pricing.doc

    Personally I'd try and get the later car due to the benefits not least the quieter wing mirrors.

    Not sure what the above one is though. I suspect an earlier car based on the glimpse of the mirrors. Also since it's a manual, if it's a 2.0T or a 2.0TDI then it's an earlier car as the later ones have Stop/Start and a button under the coin holder (the slot thing near the gear shift).
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    [Sep 25, 2011]
    [​IMG]

    Any help?

    Oh and thanks for the link............yeah I am thinking along that line too
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    [Sep 26, 2011]
    I'd say it's MY2009 but during transition there's always a few off build cars.

    Simple thing is to ask the dealer ;)
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    [Sep 26, 2011]
    He confirmed it is a 2G model, not sure if it is possible to "upgrade " to 3G ? If that is possible then could be a green for go
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    [Sep 27, 2011]
    Technically it is but financially it isn't. Once you've thrown the £3k+ at it then it's obviously worth just buying a newer car.
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    [Sep 28, 2011]
    3K !!! That's a lot of Tom Toms LOL....... I get the picture now thanks for the heads up scoTTy..............again
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    [Oct 26, 2011]
    Anyone can help my question above ? i am still looking for this SDS function , thanks
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    [Jun 25, 2014]
    I cannot access the controller.. Keeps saying there's no response from controller. Any ideas why?
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    [Jun 25, 2014]
    Do you which MMI is fitted to you car is it 3G or 2G? Can you access controller 07
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    No, won't let me access it, looking at a couple of pictures, I think I have 2G non Nav..
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    [Jun 26, 2014]
    If you don't have navigation then you won't be able to access the 5F module as it will not be fitted to your car.
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    [Jun 26, 2014]
    Oh I see! Thanks so for all the VCDS mods that require activation of the hidden menu, impossible for me?
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    [Jun 26, 2014]
    It's only for MMI 3G systems, that have navigation with the 5F module installed.
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    [Jan 21, 2015]
    Dear all,

    I have installed rnse to audi a4/b7 2008. I cannot do coding on 77 telephone. Vcds cannot see this option. I bought BT modul. My car has mfsw. How can I activate that option? How can I use mfsw?

    Thanks many
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    [Jan 21, 2015]
    as far as I am aware, RNS-E is not compatible with the B8 cars - or at least it was never fitted to any from factory
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    [Jan 21, 2015]
    Thanks for quick respond.

    Have you got any suggestion? What should I do to use it?

    Thanks many many
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    [Jan 21, 2015]
    I would ask in the B7 section - they will be more clued up for you
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