Audi A4, S4

Since 2000 of release

Repair and car operation



Audi A4, S4
+ Introduction
- Controls and receptions of safe operation
   Controls and devices
   Information system of the driver (FIS)
   Unlocking and car lock-out
   Illumination and review maintenance
   Seats and niches
   Heater, ventilation and air conditioner
   Automatic transmission (АТ)
   Communication and navigation
   Universal remote radio management HOME LINK®
   Safety systems
   Features of operation and auxiliary systems
   Обкатка
   Trailer towage
   In case of emergency
   Car refuelling
+ Current leaving and service
+ The engine
+ Systems of cooling, heating and the air conditioner
+ Power supply systems, release and decrease in toxicity of the fulfilled gases
+ Systems of an electric equipment of the engine
+ Manual box of a gear change
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling, power shafts and differential
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment



Controls and devices

(1) — Electric стеклоподъёмники (Unlocking and car lock-out)
(2) — the door Handle
(3) — the Switch of system of locks with uniform management (Unlocking and car lock-out)
(4) — Electric adjustment of external mirrors (Illumination and review maintenance)
(5) — light Switch/switch (Illumination and review maintenance)
(6) — the Regulator of an angle of slope of headlights (Illumination and review maintenance)
- Function of illumination of road to the house/to to the car (Illumination and review maintenance)
(7) — Deflektory with a corrugated regulator (the Heater, ventilation and air conditioner)
(8) — the Lever switch of indexes of turn and a headlight (Illumination and review maintenance)
(9) — the Control panel
(10) — the Lever switch:
- Screen wiper and стеклоомывателя (Illumination and review maintenance)
- Controls the travelling computer (Information system of the driver (FIS))
(11) — the ignition Lock (Features of operation and auxiliary systems)
- The petrol engine
- The diesel engine
(12) — Depending on a complete set:
- Case (Seats and niches)
- The switch противозаносной systems (ESP) (Features of operation and auxiliary systems)
- The switch of a drive of a sun-protection curtain (Illumination and review maintenance)
- The switch of the device of the acoustic help at a parking (Feature of operation and auxiliary systems)
(13) — the Switch of the emergency light alarm system (Illumination and review maintenance)
(14) — the Coaster (Seats and niches)
(15) — Depending on a complete set:
- Radio
- Navigation system plus (navigation, radio, CD-changer, TV/VIDEO)
(16) — the Locked ware box (Seats and niches)
(17) — the Pillow of safety of the forward passenger (safety System)
(18) — Depending on a complete set:
- The conditioner (the Heater, ventilation and air conditioner)
- Heating and ventilation (the Heater, ventilation and air conditioner)

(19) — the Switch of heating of back glass (Illumination and review maintenance)
(20) — the Regulator of heating of seats (the Heater, ventilation and air conditioner)
(21) — the Ashtray (Seats and niches)
(22) — the Lever of switching of transfers/selectors:
- Manual transmission
- 5-step automatic transmission (Automatic transmission (АТ))
- Multitronic (Automatic transmission (АТ))
(23) — the Prikurivatel/socket (Seats and niches)
(24) — the Manual brake (Features of operation and auxiliary systems)
(25) — Depending on a complete set:
- Niche
- Controls navigation system
- Controls menu indication (Information system of the driver (FIS))
(26) — Depending on комsплектации:
- Compartment
- Niche for storage of audiocassettes (the Seat and a niche)
- Socket for a fax and the computer (Communication and navigation)
(27) — Keys of a memory of a seat of the driver (the Seat and a niche)
(28) — the Handle of unlocking of a cowl
(29) — the Handle темпостата (Features of operation and auxiliary systems)
(30) — the Steering wheel with:
- Sound signal
- Pillow of safety of the driver (safety System)
- Controls radio system (Communication and navigation)
- Controls radio system and phone (Communication and navigation)
(31) — the Adjustable steering column (Features of operation and auxiliary systems)
(32) — Nish for storage of a folder with documents (Seats and niches)

In case of a factory complete set of the car the radio system or navigation system on them apply the corresponding operation manual.

The arrangement of some controls of cars with a right-hand steering differs from shown on an illustration. However the symbols used for their designation, correspond to symbols of cars with a link sided steering.

The central console

Some of the resulted positions enter into a complete set only certain updatings or are established to order.

Place of the driver: the central console

And — a Number of switches
B — System of navigation Audi a plus/audiosystem, for example, Audi symphony
C — the Conditioner and switches of heating of glasses/seats (the Heater, ventilation and air conditioner)

The arrangement of some controls of cars with a right-hand steering differs from shown on an illustration. However the symbols used for their designation, correspond to symbols of cars with link sided management.

In case of a factory complete set of the car the system of navigation Audi plus and radio system Audi symphony on them applies the corresponding operation manual.

In system of navigation Audi plus functions of radio, a player компакт disks and телевизора* are built in.

Control panel

The control panel serves the driver as car information centre.

1 — the Index of temperature of a cooling liquid
2 — the Tachometer with a digital watch and date indication
3 — Control lamps
4 — a speedometer with the display of the counter and a run measuring instrument
5 — the Index of a stock of fuel
6 — adjustment Buttons
- Digital watch and date
- Illumination of devices

7 — the Display
- Indication of term of maintenance service
- Information system of the driver
8 — Button CHECK
9 — the Button of indication of term of servicing
10 — the Button of dump of a measuring instrument of run
At the included ignition arrows of a control panel are shined.
At included light scales in addition are shined.

The index of temperature of a cooling liquid

The index of temperature of a cooling liquid works only at the included ignition. In order to avoid engine damages take into consideration following instructions concerning temperature modes.

Interval of temperatures of the cold engine

If the arrow still is in the left part of a scale it means that the engine yet has not reached working temperature. Avoid the raised turns, «full gas» and considerable loading of the engine.

Working temperature

The engine has reached working temperature if at a normal mode of movement of the marksman of the index of temperature is in limits of an average part of a scale. At considerable loading of the engine and a heat of external air of the marksman can depart and further to the right on a scale. It should not become an occasion to alarm while on the control panel display the alarm symbol will not light up

The blinking of an alarm symbol on the display testifies to falling of level of a cooling liquid or its overheat, the Information system of the driver (FIS) see.

Additional headlights and others interfering a supply of cooling air hinged components worsen effect of cooling of a cooling liquid. At high external temperature and considerable loading of the engine in this case there is a danger of an overheat of the engine!

One of problems of a forward spoiler during movement is correct distribution of cooling air. At spoiler damage the cooling effect worsens and there is a danger of an overheat of the engine! Take advantage of the qualified help.

Tachometre

The tachometre shows frequency of rotation коленвала the engine.

At frequency of rotation less than 1500 turns in a minute it is necessary to be switched to the following hill-climbing gear. The beginning of red sector of a scale corresponds for all transfers to a range of the maximum turns, admissible is short-term for обкатанного and the heated-up engine. It is necessary to be switched to the raised transfer, to establish the selector lever in position «D» or to reduce gas till the moment of achievement by an arrow of the given sector of a scale.

Short-term calling of an arrow of a tachometre on red sector of a scale is supposed only - there is a danger of damage of the engine! The beginning of a red scale depends on an engine variant.

Preliminary switching on the raised transfers will help you to save fuel and to lower operational noise!

Digital watch with date indication

Control panel fragment:

— A digital watch
— The display panel with a symbol of reception of radio hours, time and date
— Buttons of management of illumination of devices

The car is completed with a quartz watch or radio hours.

Installation of hours

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Press button "MODE"; hour indication blinks.
  2. Indication of hours increases button pressing «+».
  3. Indication of hours decreases button pressing «-».

Installation of minutes

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Press button "MODE" so often, minute indication yet will not start to blink.
  2. Indication of minutes increases button pressing «+».
  3. Indication of minutes decreases button pressing «-».

Installation of calendar date

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Press button "MODE" so often, indication of day yet will not start to blink.
  2. Indication of day is established by button pressing «+» or «-».
  3. Again press button "MODE". Indication of month Now blinks.
  4. Indication of month is established by button pressing «+» or «-».
  5. Again press button "MODE". Indication of year Now blinks.
  6. Indication of year is established by button pressing «+» or «-»

Deenergizing of calendar date

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Press button "MODE" so often, full indication of calendar date yet will not start to blink.
  2. Date indication is cleaned by button pressing »-».

Call of calendar date

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Press button "MODE" so often, full indication of calendar date yet will not start to blink.
  2. Date indication is caused by button pressing «+».

The termination of a blinking of indication after button pressing means end of process of installation and time programming / calendar date.

Button SNESK pressing, at the switched off ignition it is possible to include for some seconds a digital watch with indication of date and the run counter.

Radio hours

In a mode «a radio-controlled quartz watch» on the display panel there is a symbol of reception of radio of the information (radio a tower with dispersing waves). In the given mode manual change of indication of minutes and date is impossible.

In various time zones it is necessary to change indication of hours accordingly manually.

In the absence of a corresponding radio signal within three days, hours are automatically switched in a mode "quartz watch". Indication of a symbol of reception of radio of the information Thus disappears. In need of new installation of time and calendar date address to subsection the Digital watch with date indication.

Illumination of devices

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. For increase in brightness of a background press the button «+».
  2. For reduction of brightness of a background press the button «-».

The phototransistor established in a control panel regulates illumination of devices (illumination of arrows and scales), illumination of the central console and illumination of displays.

At switched off light and the included ignition devices (arrows and scales) are shined. With fall of brightness of a surrounding background brightness of illumination of devices automatically decreases. At insignificant surrounding light illumination in general is disconnected. The given function serves the driver as a reminder of timely inclusion of a passing light at fall of brightness of a surrounding background.

Speedometer, the counter of the general run and run measuring instrument

Speedometer

The speedometer shows speed.

Control panel fragment: the counter and a run measuring instrument, button CHECK

Run indication is deduced in kilometres (km). In some updatings indication is deduced in miles.

The counter of the general run (is below)

Registers the general run of the car in kilometres or miles.

Run measuring instrument (is from above)

Registers run from the moment of last dump of its indication. He allows to measure certain pieces of run. The price of division of a measuring instrument makes 100 m or 1/10 miles. Dump (installation of zero value) is carried out by pressing of the button of dump.

Display of faults

About malfunction presence in a control panel indication «dEF» on the display of a measuring instrument of run signals.

The index of a stock of fuel

The index works only at the included ignition.

Capacity of a fuel tank is resulted in Specifications. If the arrow has reached a reserve field on the control panel display, the Information system of the driver (FIS) see the symbol lights up. It means that in a stock remains about 8-10 litres of fuel. Indication of the given symbol reminds of necessity of refuelling.

Never develop fuel completely! Irregular giving of fuel can lead to faults in ignition system. As a result not burnt down fuel will get to system of release of the fulfilled gases. It can lead to an overheat and damage каталитического the converter

Button SNESK

Button SNESK functional purpose:

Inclusion of indication of a digital watch, the counter and run measuring instrument

Button SNESK pressing, at the switched off ignition, for some seconds run displays join the display of a digital watch, with date indication, and.

Inclusion of function of the monitoring system of malfunctions of the car (AutochekControl)

At the included ignition and during movement the system of the automatic control of malfunctions, see Information system of the driver (FIS) continuously supervises certain functions and a technical condition of systems of the car.

At the included ignition function of the monitoring system of malfunctions can be included also button SNESK pressing. Check of work of system can be carried out both at muffled, and at the working engine and at speed no more than 5 km/h.

Conclusion to indication of instructions to the driver

At a blinking on the display of any symbol of 1st degree of a priority, the Information system of the driver (FIS) see or at occurrence of the indication informing on malfunction of function of lamps, the Information system of the driver (FIS) see, short-term pressing of button SNESK it is possible to include again illumination of the corresponding instruction to the driver. For example:

Motor abstellen, Olstand prufen (to muffle the engine to check up oil level). Display indication dies away approximately in 5 seconds.

The alarm system of excess of speed

Pressing of button SNESK during movement it is possible to program threshold value of degree of the prevention of 1 device of the alarm system of excess of speed, the Information system of the driver (FIS), «Degree of the prevention 1 see: function». Threshold value of degree of the prevention of 2* devices of the alarm system of excess of speed, see Information system of the driver (FIS), «Degree of the prevention 2: function» is programmed only at the switched off ignition.

Indication of term of maintenance service

Indication of term of maintenance service reminds of the next servicing.

Control panel fragment: indication of term of maintenance service

Maintenance service indication

Short-term pressing of the button (1) at the included ignition on indication deduces quantity of kilometres before forthcoming servicing. The indication conclusion is possible both at muffled, and at the working engine and at speed no more than 5 km/h. Indication of quantity of kilometres before maintenance service is staticized each time after ignition inclusion - the first time through 500 km after dump. On indication of the display of the new car/car after carrying out of maintenance service in the first 500 km of run will be, message SERVICE IN — — KM — TAGEN is deduced.

It extends also on cars with «LongLifeservice».

Reminder on maintenance service

When before forthcoming servicing remains 2000 and less kilometres, at ignition inclusion on the display indication is deduced:

SERVICE IN 2000 km—TAGEN

Later 5 seconds the display are switched to a normal mode of indication. Indication of quantity of kilometres before servicing is staticized each time after ignition inclusion, up to approach of term of carrying out of maintenance service.

Approach of term of maintenance service

At approach of term of passage of the next maintenance service it is direct after ignition inclusion on the display indication «SERVICE is deduced!». Later 5 seconds the display are switched to a normal mode of indication.

Dump in position of new readout of indication

Switch off ignition.

At the pressed button (1) include ignition. On the display appears one or the other messages: «SERVICE IN — — KM» or «SERVICE».

Press the button of dump (2) before occurrence on the indication display «SERVICE IN — — KM — TAGEN» or «SERVICE!».

If do not press the button of dump within 5 seconds, the display is switched to a normal mode of indication.

Dump indication on new readout only after maintenance service carrying out. Otherwise it will not represent the facts.

At an accumulator detachment the given indications of term of maintenance service remain.

In the presence of malfunction of 1st degree of a priority (a red symbol) the call of indication of quantity of kilometres before maintenance service is impossible.

The dump button

The dump button «0.0», (2) has following appointment:

Dump of indications of a measuring instrument of run

Installation of zero value of a measuring instrument of run (top) is carried out by pressing of the button of dump.

New readout of indication of term of maintenance service

It is made by pressing of the button of dump. Thus indication of term of maintenance service should be in a dump mode.

Control lamps

Control lamps of a control panel

Control lamps signal about a condition of certain functions/malfunctions.

Control panel: control lamps

 

Engine electronics
AIR
BAG
Safety systems
Electronic anticreeping blocking
Темпостат
Indexes of turn of the trailer
The device of antiblocking of brakes (ABS)
Reminder on necessity to be fastened
Seat belt
The left index of turn
Protivozanosnaja system (ESP)
The accumulator category
Headlight
Lay fires
EPC
Engine management (alternatively)
Preheat system
Malfunction of brake system,
The manual brake is tightened
The right index of turn

A number of functions is supervised by the monitoring system of malfunctions, the Information system of the driver (FIS) see. Functional infringements are deduced on the display of a control panel as red symbols (a priority 1 - danger) or yellow symbols (a priority 2 - the prevention).

Engine electronics

The control lamp signals about malfunction of electronics of the engine. Immediately carry out diagnostics and eliminate a cause of defect.

Systems of safety AIR BAG

The control lamp watches work of pillows and натяжителей tapes of seat belts.

Control lamp AIR BAG lights up for some seconds at ignition inclusion.

The system is faulty, if control lamp AIR BAG does not die away after inclusion of ignition or lights up, blinks during movement, and also does not light up at ignition inclusion.

Electronic anticreeping blocking

The control lamp signals about data exchange between the car and the original ignition key.

At ignition inclusion the inquiry of the data of a key of the car is automatically carried out. The positive result of data exchange proves to be true short fire of a control lamp.

At using a stereotyped key the control lamp begins is long to blink. In this case car operation is impossible, Unlocking and car lock-out see.

Темпостат

The control lamp in a control panel burns at work темпостата.

Indexes of turn of the trailer

At movement with the trailer the control lamp blinks together with the included indexes of turn.

The control lamp blinks at inclusion of indexes of turn if the trailer is correctly connected to the car.

At malfunction of a lantern of the index of turn on the car or the trailer the control lamp does not blink.

The device of antiblocking of brake system (ABS)

The control lamp supervises function ABS and devices of electronic blocking of differential (EDS).

The control lamp lights up for some seconds at inclusion of ignition/in time of start of the engine and should go out after the termination of automatic process of the control.

Device ABS is faulty, if:

  • The control lamp does not light up at ignition inclusion.
  • The control lamp does not die away after some seconds.
  • The control lamp lights up on the move.

In this case car braking only with use of usual brake system, i.e. without ABS is possible. Immediately address on HUNDRED. In more details rather ABS, Features of operation and auxiliary systems see.

At malfunction ABS control lamp ESP burns.

Malfunction of all brake system

If control lamp ABS burns together with a control lamp of brake system (at the released manual brake) refusal not only regulating function ABS, but also неисправностьтормозной systems in this case takes place.

In case of functional infringement of brake system on the control panel display there is a symbol. Consider resulted in section «Malfunction of brake system» the information, the Information system of the driver (FIS) see.

Malfunction of the device of electronic blocking of differential (EDS)

Device EDS works together with ABS. About device EDS refusal fire of control lamp ABS signals. Immediately address on HUNDRED. In more details rather EDS, Features of operation and auxiliary systems see.

Reminder on necessity to be fastened

The control lamp reminds of not fastened seat belt.

The control lamp lights up for some seconds after ignition inclusion.

In more details concerning seat belts, safety Systems see.

Turn indexes

The control lamp blinks together with the included indexes of turn.

Depending on the included indexes of turn the left or right control lamp blinks. At the included emergency light alarm system both control lamps of indexes of turn blink simultaneously.

At refusal of one of turn indexes the control lamp blinks twice more often.

The told does not concern movement with the trailer. At malfunction of any lantern of the index of turn on the car or the trailer the control lamp does not blink. In more details concerning turn indexes, Illumination and review maintenance see.

The accumulator category

The control lamp signals about defect of the generator or malfunction of an electric equipment of the car.

The control lamp lights up for some seconds at ignition inclusion, for demonstration of the working capacity and should go out after engine start.

If the lamp lights up during car movement, as a rule, still it is possible to reach to the nearest HUNDRED. As thus, however, there is a continuous category of the accumulator, it is necessary to switch off all consumers of a current, except the most necessary.

Fire in a control panel during movement of in addition alarm symbol (malfunction of system of cooling), see Information system of the driver (FIS), testifies to malfunction of the water pump of system of cooling - there is a danger of damage of the engine! Immediately stop and muffle the engine.

Headlight

The control lamp burns at the included headlight.

The control lamp lights up at inclusion of a headlight or at using a faltering light signal.

In more details concerning a headlight, the Information system of the driver (FIS) see.

Lay fires

The control lamp burns at included lay fires.

The control lamp burns at included lay fires.

Brake system

The control lamp blinks at too low level of a brake liquid, malfunction of device ABS or at the tightened manual brake.

In case of a blinking of a control lamp (at the released manual brake) stop and check up level of a brake liquid Current leaving and service see the Head.

At refusal ABS control lamp ABS lights up together with a control lamp of brake system.

The tightened manual brake

The control lamp burns also at the tightened manual brake. Besides, at movement more than 3 seconds with a speed above 5 km/h sound a buzzer and on the display alarm indication is deduced, the Information system of the driver (FIS) see.

Cars with ESP

Electronic противозаносная system (ESP)

The control lamp watches function electronic противозаносной systems.

Functions of a control lamp:

The lamp blinks during movement at device ESP work.

The lamp lights up for the function control at inclusion of ignition and should go out approximately in 2 seconds.

The lamp burns at malfunction ESP.

The lamp burns after switching-off and the subsequent connection of the accumulator.

The lamp burns at switched off device ESP.

The lamp burns also at refusal ESP as device ESP works together with ABS.

At fire of a control lamp right after engine start there can be protective switching-off ESP caused by system. In this case you can include ESP deenergizing and the subsequent inclusion of ignition. The lamp dies away also the device is completely ready for operation.

In case of switching-off and the subsequent connection of the accumulator the control lamp lights up after ignition inclusion. That the lamp has gone out, enough short movement on a straight line.

In more details rather ESP, Features of operation and auxiliary systems see.

Cars with the petrol engine

Management of capacity of engine EPC

The control lamp watches a control system of the engine.

Control lamp EPC (Electronic Power Control) lights up for some seconds at ignition inclusion, for demonstration of the working capacity.

Fire of a control lamp during movement testifies to malfunction in a control system of the engine. Urgently spend demanded checks of the engine.

Cars with the diesel engine

Preheat system

Fire of a control lamp testifies to preheat of the engine. The engine get at once as soon as the lamp will go out, Features of operation and auxiliary systems see. At start of the heated-up engine, and also at external temperature above +8°С the control lamp lights up approximately for 1 second.

Fire of a control lamp of system of preheat during movement testifies to malfunction in a control system of the engine. The engine requires urgent check.

The reason of that the control lamp at ignition inclusion does not light up at all, maybe, malfunction in preheat system. The engine requires check.