[A4] Battery died, new battery installed, window wierdness
caliban at sharon.net
Tue Sep 6 15:04:52 EDT 2005
speaking of windows, i need to pop the door panels and clean
dust from burning man out from back there, as well as lube the window
mechanism. any idea how it's done?
At 10:29 AM -0400 9/6/05, Jon wrote:
>Like the subject says, my battery died in my A4 and I got a new battery
>installed over the weekend. My battery was so dead that the radio went into
>"SAFE" mode, the trip computer would get reset, etc. I have no idea how it
>managed to start but it never left me stranded, it would just take about
>5-10 seconds to crank over when it normally only ever took about 2 seconds
>I took it to Sears and had a new "Diehard International" installed in it
>yesterday. When I was driving home I realized my "one touch" feature of my
>windows wasn't working. I originally thought that I would have to reset
>something in the ECU w/ my VAG-COM. But then the one window (passanger side
>front) started working correctly. Then the back two, then finally the front.
>It seemed like you had to put each of the windows the whole way down and
>then back up for the one touch feature to 'initialize'. Maybe there is some
>setting that has to be set so the motor knows how far to put the window down
>and up. That would be the only logical explanation I can think of.
>I have no idea, has anyone else seen this behavior after they disconnect the
>battery? I got the radio to work just fine, since I had the 4 digit code in
>the owners manual. Glad I didn't remove that little card because I would've
>lost it by now had I removed it.
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