Owner`s manual | Audi A8 Automobile User Manual

Dear Audi Driver,
This quick reference guide gives you a brief introduction
to the main features and controls of your vehicle.
However, it cannot replace the Owner’s Manual and the
other manuals supplied with the vehicle; these contain
important information and safety warnings.
We wish you safe and enjoyable motoring
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with your Audi.
AUDI AG
Locking and unlocking
the vehicle
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advanced key
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advanced key allows you to lock
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and unlock the vehicle and start the engine
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without handling the key itself. You only need to
Audi A8/S8
have the remote control key on your person.
Unlocking the vehicle
Take hold of one of the door handles or press the release
Remote control keys
catch on the boot lid. The door (or the boot lid) will be
Press the required button.
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unlocked automatically.
Unlocking button: Open one of the doors within
about 60 seconds, otherwise the vehicle will lock itself
Note: The driver's door will be unlocked as well when
one of the other doors is unlocked.
again automatically.
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Unlocking button for boot lid:
Locking the vehicle
Press the button for at least 1 second.
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Press the exterior locking switch
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Locking button: The turn signals flash once to con-
of the door handles.
firm that the doors and boot lid are properly closed and
Note: If you press and hold the exterior locking switch i,
locked.
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this will also close the windows and the sun roof.
Folding out the master key:
Press the release button.
Folding in the master key:
Press the button and fold in the key.
Power-operated boot lid
Opening the boot lid:
Note: Press and hold the unlocking button on the remote
p Press the release catch on the boot lid,
control to open all the windows automatically. Press and
p or press the centre button on the remote control key,
hold the locking button to close all the windows and the
p or press the release button on the driver’s door.
sun roof.
This will unlock and open the boot lid.
Closing boot lid: Press the close button
WARNING!
The doors and windows cannot be opened from inside the vehicle if it has been locked from the outside.
inside the
boot lid. The boot lid will close and lock itself automatically.
Anti-theft alarm
The alarm system is automatically set when you lock the car, and switched off when you unlock the car with the remote
control. If you unlock the vehicle by inserting the key in the driver’s door, the ignition must be switched on within
15 seconds, otherwise the alarm will be triggered. If you unlock the boot lid by turning the key in the slot, the alarm
will be triggered immediately.
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1 Locking and unlocking the vehicle
Quick reference
guide
Sun roof
To tilt open
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Opening and closing
Press the control briefly (in position
With the ignition switched on, turn
the roof tilt open all the way. Pull the control to
the control towards position
close the sun roof.
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the roof reaches the desired open
position. Turn the control back to
Press or pull the control and hold it to make the
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roof tilt up or down to the desired position.
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to close the roof.
Adjusting front seats
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The arrangement of the switches corresponds with the design
Adjusting head restraint
of the seat: just press the required switch in the desired direction.
and backrest
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Adjusting seat cushion
Backrest further upright/
Forward/back
further reclined
Head restraint up/down
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Adjusting seat height and moving
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seat backwards or forwards
Adjusting top section of
backrest
To raise/lower the seat at the front
Backrest further upright/
To raise/lower the seat at the rear
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To raise/lower the seat
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further reclined
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To move the seat forwards/backwards
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Adjusting lumbar support
Lumbar support thicker/flatter
Lumbar support up/down
On/off button for massage function
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Adjusting seat belt height
Up/down
Safety
Seat belts must be worn on every journey, even on short trips
in town. This applies to the front and rear seats.
Adjust seat and sit in correct position
To ensure that the seat belts, belt tensioners
The front seats should not be positioned too close to
and airbags are fully effective, please note
the steering wheel or dashboard. Maintain
the following points:
a distance of at least 25 cm and sit
25 cm
of the head restraint should be at
Make sure that the shoulder section of
eye level or higher. Always keep
the belt is positioned over the centre of
your feet in the footwell.
the shoulder and move the lap section as
far down over the hips as possible. The belts
should always be worn so that they fit tightly
(see illustration).
Safety of children in the vehicle
Children under 12 should travel on the rear seat. They must be protected by a child restraint system
which complies with the European standard ECE-R 44 and is suitable for the child’s height and weight.
The safest place for the child restraint system is behind the front passenger’s seat.
WARNING!
Please follow the instructions in the Owner’s Manual and read
the instructions provided by the child seat manufacturer.
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1 Adjusting front seats · Safety
Wear the seat belt correctly
in a normal upright position. The top
Infotainment/MMI
Switches for air conditioner
MMI control console
Left switches – left side of vehicle
The Audi MMI (Multi Media
Right switches – right side of vehicle
Interface) enables you to
Temperature selection
quickly and easily operate
AUTO
the electronic features of your
temperature and
Seat heating
vehicle from a central control
press the button)
Air recirculation
console:
(circulates and filters
p RADIO
the air in the interior
p MEDIA
Automatic mode
(Set the desired
Blower speed
Air distribution
Seat ventilation
of the vehicle)
p NAME (Directory)
Defrosting (windscreen and side windows)
p TEL (Telephone)
Rear window heating
p NAV (Navigation)
SETUP
SETUP (additional settings in the MMI display)
p INFO (Traffic programme)
p CAR (Vehicle settings)
p SETUP (System configuration)
AC
SETUP
Econ
Auto recirc.
Synchron.
Centre air vent
Aux. Heating
Aux. vent.
Running time
Timer status
Timer 1– 3
Rear operation
Solar oper.
Operating the MMI
Switching on and off/Volume adjustment
Turn the button to adjust the volume. Briefly press the button to activate the mute function. To deactivate the mute function,
press or turn the button. If you are in CD mode, the CD playback will be paused while the mute function is activated.
Calling up a main function
Press one of the function selector buttons to call up the desired main menu.
Accessing the submenus
Use the four control buttons to access the submenus that are located in the corners of the display. Press the corresponding
control button on the console to call up the desired submenu.
Selecting and confirming
Turn the rotary pushbutton to mark the desired menu option in the display. Press the rotary pushbutton to confirm or save the
selection or entry.
RETURN
Press the RETURN button to go back one level in a series of submenus.
Arrow buttons
Use the arrow buttons to tune to the next/previous radio station (radio activated) or to change to the next/previous track on a
CD (CD player activated).
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1 Infotainment/MMI 5 1 Switches for air conditioner
To switch the system on, briefly press the ON/OFF button. To switch the system off, press and hold the ON/OFF button.
MMI menu structure
The menu structure contains the available options
for each main function of the MMI system. The
menus on your vehicle may differ from the ones
shown here, depending on the equipment in your
vehicle.
RADIO
MEDIA
Waveband
Source
FM (very high
frequency)
MW (medium wave)
LW (long wave)
DAB (digital radio)
CD
Audi music interface
TV
External AV source 1
External AV source 2
Memory
TV memory
Memory list
Memory list2)
From phone book
CD changer
Tune up
Tune down
Seek up
Seek down
Text1)
Info1)
Store station
Scan
New entry
Change entry
Copy entry
Delete entry
Memory capacity
Options
Call
Navigate to
CD 3
Dire Straits - Brothers in ...
INFO
Handbook
Settings
Unread text
messages
Read text messages
Delete all text
messages
Options
Route with/without
stopover(s)
Route list
Route criteria
Avoid route from here
<Source Radio>
TMC station
On-board Owner's
Manual
Menu language
Measurement units
Speech dialogue
system
Default settings
Numbers dialled
Call mailbox
Directory
Phone book
Received calls
Missed calls
Store current
number
TP-Memo
User
List of recorded
traffic reports
one-touch memory
Memory
Time
Last destinations
Top categories
Load from directory
Load route
Store in directory
Save route
Delete route
Time
Date
Time source
Time format
Date format
Version
Software version
Time
Systems
Text Msg.
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SC
A
M
TP TMC 12:00
Map
CD control
Sound
End call
Dial
Note: The menu structure for the telephone function (TEL) differs depending on the equipment
fitted (handsfree telephone - dual band/GSM or
mobile phone system for GSM network).
The displays shown in the illustrations may in
some cases differ from the actual displays.
TV control
Sound
Manual up
Manual down
Search up
Search down
Store channel2)
Teletext 2)
Electronic
Programme Guide2)
SETUP
Source
NA ME
Forward
Rewind
Next
Previous
Shuffle
Scan
Name CD
Track information
INFO
(track information)
CAR
Route
Ti. 12
10:56
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For menu options
refer to SETUP control
button Sound
1 Infotainment/MMI 5 1 Switches for air conditioner
NAV
Text Msg
Memory
Edit
Audio CD
CD name
MP3 CD
CD-ROM
Empty
CD unreadable
Tuning
TEL
NAME
Import
For menu options
refer to SETUP control
button Sound
Zoom
Map legend menu
Map depiction
Nav-Info
Destination/stopover information
Est. arrival time
Distance
Position information
(e.g. street and town)
Telephone number for special destination
Longitude and latitude coordinates
of the destination/stopover
Longitude, latitude and altitude
coordinates of your current position
Satellites received
adaptive cruise control
Background lighting
Audi lane assist
Audi parking system
Audi side assist
Exterior lighting
Vehicle identification
number
Windows
Instrument cluster
Tyre pressure monitoring system
Windscreen wipers
Seat adjustment
Central locking system
Speech dialogue system
Display
Brightness
Sound
Balance
Fader
Treble
Bass
Subwoofer
DSP
DSP BOSE
DSP Bang & Olufsen
Volume settings
Press the SETUP button while using any of the main functions to call up a menu specific to that function.
RADIO
SETUP
Traffic programme
Regional stations
Station reception
Station name
Last stations
Alternative frequency
PTY filter
Delete last stations
Delete memory
entries
Service Following1)
(Channel Following)
L band1)
1)
Only for digital radio
reception.
MEDIA
SETUP
MEDIA
CD
Repeat/shuffle
CD text display
List display
Track information
SETUP
TV/AV
Brightness
Contrast
Colour
Tint (only in some
countries)
Sound channel2)
TV standard
Picture format
Service Following2)
(Channel
Following)
Teletext zoom2)
Delete memory
entries2)
2)
NAME
SETUP
Delete directory
TEL
SETUP
Switch off telephone
Telephone settings
Call options
Security settings
Mailbox number
Call forward
Network selection
Memory settings
Only for digital TV
reception.
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NAV
SETUP
INFO
SETUP
Map scheme
TP memo timer
Orientation
TMC filter
Intersection zoom
Map type
Map content
Navigation info
Altitude display
Delete last destinations
Enter NAV start location
Demo mode
Version information
CAR
SETUP
Towing mode
Jacking mode
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Warning and indicator lamps
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Instruments and
controls
Engine management1) or
Front fog lights
Glow plug system1)
Rear fog light
Alternator1)
Emission control system1)
Electronic Stability Program
(ESP)
Seat belt warning lamp
Airbag system1)
adaptive air suspension
lane assist (active)
adaptive air suspension
lane assist (inactive)
Cruise control system
Turn signals, hazard
warning lights
Anti-lock brake system1)
Trailer turn signals
Electro-mechanical
parking brake
Main beam headlights
Fault in brake system
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Should one of these warning lamps light up when driving, please contact a specialist
workshop without delay.
Indicator lamps for adaptive cruise control
Driver intervention
prompt
No vehicle in front
Vehicle in front
Warning symbols and auto-check control
Any faults which may occur are indicated by red or yellow symbols in
the instrument cluster display.
WARNING!
If one of the red symbols lights up while you are driving, stop the car
immediately, switch off the engine and refer to the Owner’s Manual.
Fault in brake system
Fault in cooling system
Engine oil pressure too low
Tyre pressure too low
Steering defective
Ignition lock defective
The yellow symbols are always accompanied by driver messages in
the display, so they are not explained in this quick reference guide.
The messages are displayed for about 5 seconds.
Note: If required, you can call up a message again by briefly pressing
the
CHECK
button.
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1 .....Electric windows
14 ...Switch for hazard warning lights
Press/pull the corresponding switch just past the
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first stop and hold until the window has reached
the desired position.
Press/pull the switch briefly past the second stop.
Safety switch
7 .....Turn signal and main beam lever with button
for lane assist ,
8 .....side assist warning lamp
Activate/deactivate left and right rear
windows.
Activate/deactivate left and right rear
windows and electric child safety lock.
2 .....Door handle and central locking switch
Press the appropriate symbol to unlock or lock
the vehicle from the inside:
9 .....Instruments and warning/indicator lamps
10 ...Control lever for windscreen wipers/washer
and on-board computer ,
11 ...Controls for:
parking system plus/advanced
The parking aid is activated automatically
when reverse gear is engaged. Press this
Unlock
switch to activate the system when
Lock
moving forwards.
3 .....Adjuster for exterior mirrors
4 .....Light switch
15 ...Switch for MMI display
16 ...Storage tray
17 ...Air conditioner
”One-touch” function
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5 .....Control lever for cruise control system or
adaptive cruise control
6 .....Control switches on multi-function steering
wheel
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20 ...START/STOP button
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21 ...MMI control console
22 ...Storage compartment with
cup holder
23 ...Electro-mechanical parking brake
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24 ...Ignition lock
25 ...Storage tray
Button for side assist
To activate/deactivate the function for
27 ...Bonnet release lever
monitoring the ”blind spot”.
28 ...Controls for:
Boot lid release
Rear window sun blind
12 ...MMI display
, Further information for these items is given on the following pages.
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19 ...Selector lever for automatic
gearbox ,
26 ...Electrical adjustment for steering
column ,
13 ...Switch for ESP (Electronic Stabilisation Program)
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18 ...Ashtray
Tank flap release
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F
Switching seat memory on/off
[3] Adjuster for exterior mirrors
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3
Turn the adjuster to select:
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Left exterior mirror
Off
[10] Control lever for windscreen wipers/washer and
on-board computer
Right exterior mirror
Retract both exterior mirrors
Press the adjuster to move the mirror glass in the
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Note: The mirrors are heated automatically
control
(wiper delay intervals).
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Button for lane assist
Left turn signals
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light on)
to set sensitivity level of rain sensor
Slow wiper speed
Fast wiper speed
Automatic wash and wipe: Pull lever towards you
and hold.
Right turn signals (with ignition off: right parking light on)
left parking
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A
0
Main beam
headlights
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To activate intermittent wipe/rain sensor: Move
is switched on.
(with ignition off:
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Brief wipe
at low outside temperatures when the ignition
[7] Turn signal and main beam lever with button for lane assist
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Wipers off
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desired direction.
B
3
C
Headlight flasher
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[6] Control switches on multi-function steering wheel
Controls for on-board computer
The multi-function steering wheel offers fast and simple control
Press the top or bottom of rocker switch
of selected functions of the MMI system.
various computer displays in turn. Press and hold RESET
Accessing the submenus
button
Press MODE button
p repeatedly to access the available
to show the
to return the current display to zero.
Function selector for display modes
submenus.
Briefly press the RESET button
Left thumbwheel
radio, CD, TV, TEL or navigation display to the display of
the on-board computer or the adaptive cruise control.
o to mark the desired menu option.
o to confirm the option.
Roll the left thumbwheel
Press the thumbwheel
Right thumbwheel
s to adjust the volume as desired.
s to have the last navigation direction
Roll the right thumbwheel
Press the thumbwheel
repeated.
Speech dialogue system
p To activate the system, briefly press the talk button
p To end the dialogue, press and hold the talk button
to switch from the
a and say a command after the <Beep>.
a until the system responds with <Cancel>.
p Say <HELP MMI> to receive general information about the operation of the speech dialogue system.
p Say, for example, <HELP Radio> to call up the voice commands used for operating the radio.
p You can say <Help> to call up a help dialogue and/or possible commands for the function you are currently in.
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[19] Selector lever for automatic gearbox
Manual gear selection (tiptronic)
Selector lever positions
The tiptronic program enables you to change gear manually.
P
Parking lock
Move the selector lever out of position D into the tiptronic gate
R
Reverse gear
on the right. Push the selector lever forwards briefly to shift up
N
Neutral
a gear, or pull the lever back to shift down a gear.
D
Drive
S
Sport
To move the selector lever out of position P or N, or into
position P or R, press the interlock button on the selector lever
handle and the brake pedal simultaneously.
[20] START/STOP button
Note: Use the foot brake to hold the vehicle when
Press the button to start the engine on vehicles with
stationary with the engine running (in all selector
advanced key.
lever positions other than P).
Switching on the ignition: Press the START button just
past the first stop (Diesel engine: preheating starts in this
WARNING!
position).
Do not move the selector lever to positions
P or R when the vehicle is moving.
Starting the engine: Press the brake pedal and press the
START button past the second stop.
Switching off the engine: Stop the
[23] Electro-mechanical parking brake
vehicle, move the selector lever to
The parking brake replaces the
position P or N and press the STOP
conventional handbrake.
button.
Applying the parking brake when stopping:
one-touch memory: To call up the user
Pull the switch to apply the parking brake.
settings, place your finger flat on the
centre of the sensor and briefly press
Releasing the parking brake: Press the brake
and hold the START button. After the
pedal and at the same time press in the switch.
fingerprint has been identified, the user
Releasing the parking brake when driving away:
settings will be activated automatically.
Press the accelerator in the normal way: the parking brake
Note: If you press the STOP button again for at least one
second, this will lock the steering and switch off the MMI.
will be released automatically and the vehicle will start
moving.
[4] Light switch
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Off
AUTO
2
switched on and off auto-
Press the switch
e to move the steering
column in the desired direction.
4
is set to AUTO, the dipped
beam headlights will be
[26] Electrical adjustment for steering column
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5
When the light switch
Easy-entry function
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The easy-entry function is
matically according to
activated when the knob
the outside light conditions.
is pressed down.
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Side lights
2
Dipped beam/main beam headlights
In fog, turn switch to dipped headlights position and then pull
out to 1st stop (i front fog lights) or to 2 nd stop (o front and
rear fog lights).
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Instruments
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Coolant temperature gauge
Rev counter
Warning and indicator lamps
Display for:
p Driver messages
p Warning symbols and auto-check control
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Speedometer
Fuel gauge
Adjuster buttons for instrument lighting
Digital clock and date
Mileage recorder
Check button for:
p Activating mileage recorder display and clock
p Radio, CD, TV and telephone
Press button with ignition switched off.
p Outside temperature
p Calling up driver messages again
p On-board computer (with two memories)
p Digital speedometer
Press button briefly when warning symbol appears.
p Setting speed warning 1
p Cruise control system
p Navigation system
Press button briefly when desired speed is reached.
p Selector lever position
To cancel: press button for at least 1 second while
vehicle is moving.
p Service indicator
p adaptive cruise control
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Reset button for trip recorder
Filling the tank
Opening the tank flap: Press the
switch on the
driver’s door. Unscrew the tank cap anti-clockwise
and hook it onto the flap. When closing
the tank flap, make sure you hear
it click into place.
Stickers for:
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Fuel grade
Tyre pressures
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