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Service on DIS

A3_TOBES Aug 8, 2006

  1. A3_TOBES

    A3_TOBES Member

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    What kind of pre-service warning does the DIS give you when the service is almost due ???Days/???miles.

    Also to check it yourself do u pull or push the button? with ignition on or off?

    cheers :)
     
  2. h5djr

    h5djr Well-Known Member VCDS Map User Gold Supporter quattro Audi A3

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    The indicator shows Service in XX miles XX days. When the service is due it puts up the word Service! To check yourself you have to pull the right hand side button briefly with the ignition switched on.
     
  3. Eeef

    Eeef Lord of War

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    Mine came up at 1300 miles. You can manually check by either pulling the right hand whatsit on the dash, or go through the Menu of the DIS.
     
  4. silver75

    silver75 Big Ron

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    this might be a dumb question but when the "service!" message comes up does that mean service right now or could you leave it a couple of weeks as I currently have this message up and havent had the chance to call any garages for quotes etc
     
  5. Eeef

    Eeef Lord of War

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    No, it counts down. So it starts at 1300 miles then increments down in 100 blocks.
     
  6. Vertigo1

    Vertigo1 Well-Known Member

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    Only if you have a menu on your DIS :)
     
  7. marriedblonde

    marriedblonde Active Member

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    You get a 1000 miles after the service now indicator. So depending on your daily commute you should be ok.

    J.
     
  8. A3_TOBES

    A3_TOBES Member

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    Cheers guys for the replies.
     
  9. Eeef

    Eeef Lord of War

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    eh? You no got a menu? Press the button on the underside of the right hand stalk?
     
  10. Vertigo1

    Vertigo1 Well-Known Member

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    Nope, mine's a 53-plate car and obviously has earlier software. There's no menu for the DIS on mine :(

    There are also other subtle differences, such as the range display doesn't have the little fuel-pump icon to the left of it.
     
  11. Eeef

    Eeef Lord of War

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    Want to upgrade to an 05 with a menu option :)
     

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