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Audi A4 B6/B7, Seat Exeo service reset

A4/S4/RS4, Audi, B6 (2000-2004), B7 (2004-2007), Exeo, Seat
How to reset service reminder in Audi A4 B6, Audi A4 B7 and Seat Exeo. The procedure is simple and does not require using any special tools or diagnostic interface like VCDS, VAG-COM, VAS. After you replace oil & filters, and inspect all safety systems in your car, you can clear maintenance message and reset service countdown yourself with a help from this DIY tutorial. This procedure works in Audi A4 B6, Audi A4 B7 and Seat Exeo – since all those cars are using the same instrument cluster. Continue reading …

Audi MMI 2G hidden red menu description

4L (2005-2015), A4/S4/RS4, A5/S5/RS5, A6/S6/RS6, A8/S8, Audi, B8 (2007-), C6 (2004-2011), D3 (2002-2009), Q7

Audi MMI 2G hidden red menu was created mostly for easy software updates of your Multimedia Interface system. In this hidden menu you can also find information about cars equipment (CD changer, navigation, TV tuner, Audi Music Interface…).
This description was created based on software version 5570. If your car is using older software, you might find some differences.

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Audi MMI 2G enable ambient light (extended)

4L (2005-2015), A4/S4/RS4, A5/S5/RS5, A6/S6/RS6, A8/S8, Audi, B8 (2007-), C6 (2004-2011), D3 (2002-2009), Q7

Audi MMI 2G enable ambient light (extended background light) in Audi MMI 2G (Multi Media Interface) in A4, A5, A6, A8 and Q7 cars. This feature gives you control of the footwell backlight intensity.
You don’t need diagnostic tools like VCDS, VAG-COM or VAS to activate this feature. All you need is access the hidden green menu.

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Audi MMI 3G hidden green menu description

4L (2005-2015), A1/S1, A4/S4/RS4, A5/S5/RS5, A6/S6/RS6, A7/S7/RS7, A8/S8, Audi, B8 (2007-), C6 (2004-2011), C7 (2011-), D3 (2002-2009), D4 (2010-), Q3/RS Q3, Q5, Q7

Audi MMI 3G hidden green menu can be used to change coding & adaptation of Module 5F – MMI 3G Control Head, enable some user interface features and tweak user experience. All that without diagnostic interface like VCDS. Check out full description of the hidden green menu.

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Audi MMI 3G screenshots mode

4L (2005-2015), A1/S1, A4/S4/RS4, A5/S5/RS5, A6/S6/RS6, A7/S7/RS7, A8/S8, Audi, B8 (2007-), C6 (2004-2011), C7 (2011-), D3 (2002-2009), D4 (2010-), Q3/RS Q3, Q5, Q7

Audi MMI 3G screenshots can be taken and be saved to the SD card in slot SD1. File format is PNG and current timestamp will be used as file name. You can save images of GPS map, system configuration, rear view camera image and anything else that is displayed on the Audi Multi Media Interface screen.

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Audi MMI 3G Audio CD ripping to HDD

4L (2005-2015), A4/S4/RS4, A5/S5/RS5, A6/S6/RS6, A7/S7/RS7, A8/S8, Audi, B8 (2007-), C6 (2004-2011), C7 (2011-), D3 (2002-2009), D4 (2010-), Q3/RS Q3, Q5, Q7

Enable in your Audi MMI 3G Audio CD ripping to HDD. Now you can copy music from original discs to your internal hard drive installed in Audi Multi Media Interface. Music files will be stored in digital format on the Audi MMI 3G internal memory, so you don’t need the CD in your drive.

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