1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Auto roof modules (kufatec) installation Q

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by dsande7, Nov 12, 2008.

  1. dsande7

    dsande7 New Member

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2008
    Messages:
    1
    Likes Received:
    0
  2. Advert Guest Advertisement


  3. quattrojames

    quattrojames Moderator
    Staff Member Moderator Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2008
    Messages:
    14,034
    Likes Received:
    553
  4. Hamilton May

    Hamilton May Member

    Joined:
    Nov 3, 2011
    Messages:
    33
    Likes Received:
    0
    I'm really after one of these also.

    What are the differences between the Kufatec and the other?

    Will both lock the car and close the roof while you walk away?
     
  5. itsmeagain

    itsmeagain 1.8T Sport Cabriolet

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2010
    Messages:
    439
    Likes Received:
    0
    The smartop module is more expensive than the Kufatec one. Kufatec do 2 versions of the module. One just enables opening and closing via the remote fob. And the other allows the roof to be opened and closed whilst driving too. It also allows the button inside the car to be one touch instead of having to hold it.
    The smartop is more expensive and requires removal of the rear interior panel by the back seat. It's got basically the same sort of features plus it's updatable via the Internet.

    Personally all I wanted was to be able to open and close it whilst walking to and from the car. So I got the cheaper Kufatec version.

    Hope this helps mate.
     
  6. itsmeagain

    itsmeagain 1.8T Sport Cabriolet

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2010
    Messages:
    439
    Likes Received:
    0
    The Kufatec version is fitted behind the drivers door panel, much easier to get access to.
     
  7. itsmeagain

    itsmeagain 1.8T Sport Cabriolet

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2010
    Messages:
    439
    Likes Received:
    0
  8. Hamilton May

    Hamilton May Member

    Joined:
    Nov 3, 2011
    Messages:
    33
    Likes Received:
    0
    ah brilliant. all sounds great.
     
  9. Hamilton May

    Hamilton May Member

    Joined:
    Nov 3, 2011
    Messages:
    33
    Likes Received:
    0
    Forgot to ask, i take it its an easy job to install?

    I've had the door card off already to fix a rattle so that would take minutes to come off again.
     
  10. itsmeagain

    itsmeagain 1.8T Sport Cabriolet

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2010
    Messages:
    439
    Likes Received:
    0
    It looked easy when I watched it being fitted. It connects to the loom in the door, about 6 wires from memory. Sure someone on here can fit it anyway.
     
  11. Hamilton May

    Hamilton May Member

    Joined:
    Nov 3, 2011
    Messages:
    33
    Likes Received:
    0
    Ok thanks very much for your help, sounds like exactly what i'm after.

    Hard to believe not standard in the first place!
     

Share This Page