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Heated steering wheel

ScottD3 Aug 6, 2013

  1. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Team Akoya saloon TDi Audi S8

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    I don't think I've asked this before, I've looked and not found any thing.

    Going by ETKA the B5 had the option of a heated steering wheel. I'm not that interested in fitting it but it would be cool. I'm just wondering if anyone has seen a B5 with one fitted and how you activated it.
     
  2. PAULF

    PAULF Active Member VCDS Map User

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    Heated steering wheel, hmmmm could do with that up here :cold:

    I shall watch this thread with interest!
     
  3. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Team Akoya saloon TDi Audi S8

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    Some information for you Paul.

    Heated steering wheels was only an option on the 4 spoke MFSW not the better looking 3 spoke.
    Part number:=-
    4B0419091 CB, BT and BC.

    There is one for sale in Germany from a A8 Audi A8 D2 Lenkrad Leder Lederlenkrad 4B0419091BC39H | eBay

    Going by ETKA the part number ending with BC was fitted to the following:=-
    A4 99-01
    A4Q 99-01
    A6 98-01
    A6Q 98-01
    A8 99-03
    A8Q 99-03
    RS4 00-02

    BT is the same as above but not fitted to RS4s.
    CB appears to have been fitted to A8Qs back in 94 but not the RS4 at all.

    ETKA lists different Remarks code for each and I'm not sure what they mean.
    Also, did the steering wheel spindle change between facelift and prefacelift?
     
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  4. aragorn

    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!" Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User

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    spindle changed around 97...

    Earlier wheels were the "big dots" style:
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    later wheels were "little dots" style:
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  5. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Team Akoya saloon TDi Audi S8

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    I got both of them at home.
    You can buy converters from Audi to fit old to new or new to old, I forget which way round it goes.
     
  6. hades-

    hades- Yorkshire & Humber Rep. Regional Rep VCDS Map User

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    only ever seen heated on a B6
    an old mate from switerzland
     
  7. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Team Akoya saloon TDi Audi S8

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    You got any idea how it was turned on?
     
  8. PAULF

    PAULF Active Member VCDS Map User

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    Whispered softly in its ear?
     
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