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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Audi A8 Quattro AUTOMOBILES

Audi -> Automatic Temperature Control System Diagnosis & Testing -> Output Diagnostic Test Mode
Vehicle: 2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2 V8 GAS

Any DTCs present must be corrected and "Basic Setting" must be completed before performing this procedure.

The VAG 1598 test box and its components must not be connected while performing the "Output Diagnostic Test Mode."

On these models, a scan tool, tool No. VAG 1551 (with printer), tool No. VAG 1552 (less printer) or equivalent, is necessary to access system diagnosis and display diagnostic codes.

  • Access diagnostic system as outlined under "A... "

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Audi A8 Quattro AUTOMOBILES

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Adjustments -> A6 & S6 -> Brake Pressure Regulator -> Cabriolet
Vehicle: 2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2 V8 GAS

Brake Pressure Regulator

Cabriolet
  • For the following procedure, the vehicle must be empty and standing level on all four tires, fuel tank must be full and jack and spare tire must be in normal locations.
  • Raise and support vehicle using a suitable wheel type lift.
  • Ensure vehicle is level and suspension is in normal position.
  • Loosen brake compensator spring adjustment bolt and nut.
  • Insert pins of adjustment tool No. 3284, or equivalent, into holes on arm and body of brake compensator, Fig. .
  • Tighten spring adjustment bolt and nut, then r...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Audi A8 Quattro AUTOMOBILES

Audi -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Gasoline Engines -> Removal & Installation
Vehicle: 2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2 V8 GAS

Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

Obtain the vehicle owner's radio theft protection code, then disconnect the battery ground cable. Briefly open fuel filler cap to relieve system pressure, then close it again.

After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven while it relearns its adaptive strategy.

Removal & Installation

On A4 and S4 mod...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Audi A8 Quattro AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2 V8 GAS

  • Remove wheel cover, then drive axle bolt in hub.
  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove tires.
  • Remove drive axle mounting bolts.
  • Remove cable for ABS wheel speed sensor from bracket at brake caliper, then pull ABS wheel speed sensor slightly out of swing arm...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Audi A8 Quattro AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2 V8 GAS

  • Remove serpentine drive belt, then raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove sound insulation panel from under engine.
  • Disconnect alternator electrical connectors.
  • Disconnect cooling duct from rear of alterna...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Audi A8 Quattro AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Audi -> 1997-2003 A8 & S8
Vehicle: 2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2 V8 GAS

On 1997-2000 models, the cabin air filter should be replaced every 15,000 miles. On 2001-03 models, the cabin air filter should be replaced every ...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Audi A8 Quattro AUTOMOBILES

Audi -> Service Indicator Lamp -> 1998-2004 -> Less Scan Tool -> With Scan Tool
Vehicle: 2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2 V8 GAS

With Scan Tool

  • Connect VAG 1551 scan tool and VAG 1551/3 adapter cable, or equivalents, to diagnostic connector.
  • "Rapid Data Transfer" will be displayed.
  • Initiate adaptation function 10 as follows:
    • Press buttons 1 and 0 to select adaptation function 10.
    • Press Q button to confirm input.
  • Press buttons 0 and 2 to insert channel number 02.
  • Press Q button to confirm input.

Less Scan Tool

  • Place ignition to Off position.
  • Press reset button for trip recorder in instrument cluster and place ignition switch in On pos...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Audi A8 Quattro AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2 V8 GAS

Lower

  • Drain coolant into a suitable container.
  • Reposition hose clamp at radiator and remove hose.
  • Reposition hose clamp at connection for thermostat and remove hose.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse proce...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Audi A8 Quattro AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2 V8 GAS

  • Rotate or lift the belt tensioner arm, using a suitable box end wrench to relieve tension fr...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2000 Audi A8 Quattro AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2000 Audi A8 Quattro cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Audio System Component Locations Diagram for 2000 Audi A8 Quattro  4.2 V8 GASAudio System Component Locations Diagram for 2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Radio
  • Antenna
  • CD Changer
  • BOSE Amplifier
  • Bass Speaker
  • I/P & Console Component Locations Diagram for 2000 Audi A8 Quattro  4.2 V8 GASI/P & Console Component Locations Diagram for 2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Kick Down Switch
  • Heater Core
  • Temperature Regulator Flap Motor
  • Sunlight Photo Sensor
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2000 Audi A8 Quattro AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2000 Audi A8 Quattro cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2000 Audi A8 Quattro  4.2 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Ignition/Starter Switch
  • Multifunction Transmission Range Switch
  • 2000 Audi A8 Quattro  4.2 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Instrument Cluster Combination Processor
  • Heated Seat Switch Illumination Light
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2000 Audi A8 Quattro AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2000 Audi A8 Quattro cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: LATCH SYSTEM, INSTALLING/RETROFITTING - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Seats, Belts, Interior Trim, Carpets, Air Bags
  • Document: AIRBAG, REPLACEMENT INTERVAL CHANGE - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Seats, Belts, Interior Trim, Carpets, Air Bags
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2000 Audi A8 Quattro AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2000 Audi A8 Quattro cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 2000 Audi A8 Quattro cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 2000 Audi A8 Quattro cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 2000 Audi A8 Quattro cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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