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    JohnS3 replied to the thread 3G High 2020 Map Update.
    It’s not that simple. Which MMI do you have? What is your current firmware version? What is your current map version? I suggest you...
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    JohnS3 replied to the thread Strange Error Code.
    https://www.audi-sport.net/xf/threads/location-of-can-gateway-and-access-to-it.376231/
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    JohnS3 replied to the thread S4 3G MMI Fault.
    Scan the car for fault codes. That may report some issues with DAB module. If you want to swop the DAB module, buy exactly the same...
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    JohnS3 replied to the thread Fog lamp bulb replacements.
    Oh and I changed the fog lamp bulbs from the front.
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    JohnS3 replied to the thread Fog lamp bulb replacements.
    If you have the rectangular fog lights you will need a different bulb. I used H8 35W osram cool blue bulbs. They are a good match. I...
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    SVC = software version control. But can he fix it?
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    I gather ODIS is what the dealer or specialist uses. It does need the online connection back to Germany for CP to be successfully...
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    Just about any module from another car will activate component protection when fitted to your car. CP has to be removed with an online...
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    Looks like it has component protection. You will need a main dealer or specialist to remove this.
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    JohnS3 reacted to ninjag's post in the thread S4 tantrum with Like Like.
    Well that turned into a pig of a job. It did snap as expected so we ended up drilling away. The sensor was in there insanely tight, so...
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    JohnS3 replied to the thread S4 tantrum.
    Yes, You need a PC running windows too.
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    JohnS3 replied to the thread S4 tantrum.
    I was expecting a scan from VCDS. That one you posted doesn’t show all the modules in the car. For example 03 ABS brakes is not shown...
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    JohnS3 replied to the thread Dashboard compatibility.
    That’s a big job. Can you get the airbag part numbers from the donor car and compare with yours? You can see the passenger airbag with...
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    JohnS3 replied to the thread S4 tantrum.
    These are classic signs of energy management issues. Stabilisation control failure Parking brake malfunction Tyre pressure system...
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    JohnS3 replied to the thread S4 tantrum.
    Just for info the B8.5 S4 has an AGM battery, they are rather large and not cheap at around £150-£170 depending on brand.
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