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Hill hold assist

Discussion in 'Audi S4/A4/A4 Cab (B8 Chassis)' started by johnnevett, Jul 25, 2013.

  1. johnnevett
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    Hi all
    is hill hold assist a retrofit option for the b8?
    Is it just a case of installing the right switch and programming?
    Is there any guides anywhere to help do this ?
    cheers
    john
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    Requires abs module to be compatible.
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    Thanks for the reply
    how do I check if the module is compatible
    cheers
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    With vcds, check if its got the option.
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    Ok, thanks.
    if the option is there is it just the switch that would be needed?
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    Is this just the auto hand brake release when you pull away?

    i just thought it was a standard feature?
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    No, it's a different switch which makes the car hold when stationary once engaged you don't have to keep pressing it like the normal hand brake switch
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    You also need to run wiring from the ABS module in engine bay to the new switch in the centre console.
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    Even if the option is already there in vcds like mentioned above?
    Is there a guide to this wiring if not
    cheers
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