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Unlock with phone

Tripper May 17, 2019

  1. Tripper

    Tripper New Member

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    A4 B9. Reading through the handbook and setting up the app I’ve noticed mention of unlocking your doors with a touch of your phone to the handle . Is this a feature on this car ? Cheers
     
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  3. motty225

    motty225 Member Audi S4

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    I don't believe this works on UK cars, you can unlock it with the my audi app though
     
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  4. Charlie in London

    Charlie in London New Member

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    How do you unlock it with the app? Do you need a particular option? How did you set it up?

    I've tried to do this but failed.

    Charles
     
  5. motty225

    motty225 Member Audi S4

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    I just set up the my audi app and linked it to my car with the code and just click the padlock, although I've only ever used it probably twice in 6 months
     

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  6. Tripper

    Tripper New Member

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    I like the idea of this .. works with the Apple Watch too (Allegedly)
     
  7. cuke2u

    cuke2u Well-Known Member TFSI Owners Group saloon Audi A4 S-line owners group

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    If you have SOS then remote locking/unlocking through the myaudi will work, models earlier than 2018 will not...
     
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  8. phope74

    phope74 Active Member Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group Audi A4 Audi Avant Owner Group Black Edition S tronic

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    Works with MyAudi app on Apple Watch as well...I don't have Android devices but I imagine the same functionality will be there if you have a compatible vehicle

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  9. DaveW

    DaveW Well-Known Member Team Floret Silver Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group S-line owners group

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    No support for Android/Tizen watches, the app isn't available :pensive:
     
  10. Filipão

    Filipão Active Member Audi S4

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    It does.
     
  11. Filipão

    Filipão Active Member Audi S4

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    Mine is 2017 YM (October 2016) production and has it.
     
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  13. cuke2u

    cuke2u Well-Known Member TFSI Owners Group saloon Audi A4 S-line owners group

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    Yes but you're not in the UK, apologies for not making it clear I was referring to those based here...
     
  14. Filipão

    Filipão Active Member Audi S4

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    Not a problem, I don't think this Forum should be limited to England, though. ;-)
     
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  15. cuke2u

    cuke2u Well-Known Member TFSI Owners Group saloon Audi A4 S-line owners group

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    You're quite right and my apologies, however, in my defence, I was replying to Trippers post, who lives in the UK...
     
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  16. Psychoscot

    Psychoscot Active Member Team Moonlight TFSI Owners Group Audi A4 Audi Avant Owner Group S-line owners group Manual

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    And the UK is more than England...

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  17. DarkyUK

    DarkyUK Active Member Team V6 Audi S5

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    Works on my 2017 S5 also, in the UK and England :)
     
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  18. Tripper

    Tripper New Member

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    Thanks for all the replies guys ... can’t wait to get my hands on it now
     
  19. MOA4B9

    MOA4B9 Active Member Team Daytona TFSI Owners Group Audi A4 S tronic S-line owners group

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    On the cars that can be unlocked with the phone, can the phone also be used to switch the engine on or just to open the doors?
     
  20. cuke2u

    cuke2u Well-Known Member TFSI Owners Group saloon Audi A4 S-line owners group

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  21. RS3 S.

    RS3 S. Well-Known Member SQ5 owners group Team Daytona TFSI Owners Group Team V6 Audi Q5 S tronic

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    .............use it on my 2018 SQ5 at times bit it is a bit of a gimmick really. Handy if you live in a flat or something to check all is secure tho.
     
  22. MOA4B9

    MOA4B9 Active Member Team Daytona TFSI Owners Group Audi A4 S tronic S-line owners group

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    I don't mean starting it remotely but using it like a spare key when the phone is in the car.
     
  23. cuke2u

    cuke2u Well-Known Member TFSI Owners Group saloon Audi A4 S-line owners group

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    In that case I don't know as I don't have the SOS...
     
  24. L_G

    L_G Active Member Sportback Team Daytona Team V6 Audi S5

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    Lock/unlock only.

    As far as I can tell the functionality is via the mobile network rather than the car sensing the presence of the phone in any way
     
  25. DarkyUK

    DarkyUK Active Member Team V6 Audi S5

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    There is a whole thing about the NFC stuff, myself and @cuke2u had a chat on here about it a while ago. If you have the NFC in the door handles and in the phone box (my S5 does not) then you can download a key to the phone which can be used via NFC to open the car (touching it on the door handles) and start the car (placing it in the phonebox).

    Wasn't an option for the S5/A5 but I think can be an option on the A4.

    https://www.audi-mediacenter.com/en/technology-lexicon-7180/infotainment-7183
     
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  26. cuke2u

    cuke2u Well-Known Member TFSI Owners Group saloon Audi A4 S-line owners group

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    Unfortunately NFC locking/unlocking is not a feature with the A4 either. Both cars have the same electronics and parts and do not have the door sensors...
     
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  27. shadenville

    shadenville New Member

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    This works fine from myAudi using my iPhone or my Apple Watch on my 2016 B9 S4.

    What makes you think it won’t work on pre 2018 cars?


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  28. Filipão

    Filipão Active Member Audi S4

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    You must be a "bludy foreigner" too.
     
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  29. shadenville

    shadenville New Member

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    In the UK - UK car, UK phone, UK mobile network... is that enough?



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  30. cuke2u

    cuke2u Well-Known Member TFSI Owners Group saloon Audi A4 S-line owners group

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    As I already stated, as a non 'bludy foreigner' ;-), and I take this in jest, SOS was not fitted to pre my18 cars in the UK. There were some very early models where, it seems, Audi fitted them by mistake.
     
  31. shadenville

    shadenville New Member

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    Hooray for Audi mistakes!


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  32. Tripper

    Tripper New Member

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    Well I can happily confirm this is all up and running on both my phone and watch. Handy feature for me as I always have to check if I remembered to lock the car
     
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  34. cuke2u

    cuke2u Well-Known Member TFSI Owners Group saloon Audi A4 S-line owners group

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    Without sos?
     
  35. Tripper

    Tripper New Member

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    Mine has sos
     
  36. cuke2u

    cuke2u Well-Known Member TFSI Owners Group saloon Audi A4 S-line owners group

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    Thanks...
     
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  37. Imran Ishaq

    Imran Ishaq New Member

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    Hi Guys,

    I'm new to the Audi Club. Just purchased the Audi A6 2015. I want to take advantage of all the features money can buy and get most out of my Audi. Apologies in advance if this is not the right forum for this, but does anyone know IF I can configure my audi connect app to remote unlock my car? I'm a tech geek and it'll be so cool if I could do that !
     
  38. cuke2u

    cuke2u Well-Known Member TFSI Owners Group saloon Audi A4 S-line owners group

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    You should really be in the appropriate forum for your A6, however it is unlikely you can have this on a 2015, but I only know A4's....
     
  39. Imran Ishaq

    Imran Ishaq New Member

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    Cheers mate !
     
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  40. DaveW

    DaveW Well-Known Member Team Floret Silver Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group S-line owners group

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    It cant be done on the A6 C7, it can be done on the latest A6 model (C8) though.
     

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