[A4] Strange cooling behavior at 0F ambient

Mitchell Segal MSegal at nsbgroup.com
Mon Jan 12 15:16:33 EST 2004

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Christopher Anders [mailto:dsi at chrisanders.net]
>Sent: January 12, 2004 2:38 PM
>To: 'Mitchell Segal'; a4 at audifans.com
>Subject: RE: RE: [A4] Strange cooling behavior at 0F ambient
>I had no idea about the conversion method, have any other good "hacks"?
>Chris Anders
If you want to have more fun with hidden little features like this, check
out the tech articles at >the www.audiworld.com/tech website.

Click on INTERIOR on the left frame.  

One of the best articles here is "Unlocking the Secrets Within The Climate
Control"  Using your Climate control panel, you can view all kinds of neat
stuff like
- Values of various sensors, temperatures
- your vehicle Speed (kph)
- your engine speed (rpm)
- standing time (minutes)
- various diagnostics, for troubleshooting HVAC problems, like stuck doors,

I printed them all out, and keep it in the glovebox.  When ever I'm bored
waiting for someone, I'll pull it out and play with it a little bit.

Some other articles about some hacks you might not know about, can be found
in the ELECTRONICS section.  Scroll all the way down to the bottom of the
list.  Two articles that contain some hidden hacks are:

- Symphony Radio "Hidden" EQ
- Symphony Stereo - Standard and Hidden Features

Of course, you'll probably end up spending all afternoon looking through
these articles, if you've never been to this site.  They're great.  I've
personally used several of them in my car.  

I've even sent in corrections and important notes for some of these
articles, to warn people about an important fact before they start, and they
updated the original article to reflect my suggestion.  But they're still
written by people like you and I.  If you have something you've done that
you think would make a worthy addition, write it up and send it in.

Mitchell Segal

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