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1
Interior door handle
Open vehicle door
2
Central locking switch
3
Buttons for memory function
Store and call up seat profiles
1
Adjuster for exterior mirrors
2
Electric windows switches
Operate all electric windows in the vehicle
3
Child lock
Deactivate or re-activate rear window switches and prevent rear doors from being opened from the inside
1
Bonnet lock release
Release vehicle bonnet lock to manually open the bonnet
2
Button for boot lid
1
Control lever for:
2
Steering wheel adjustment button (manual or electric)
Adjust height and reach of steering wheel
1
Light Switch
Toggle between lighting functions (AUTO, Dipped headlights, Side lights, OFF)
2
All-weather lights switch
Switch on/off all-weather light
3
Rear fog light switch
Switch on/off rear fog light
1
Control lever for:
  • Turn signals and main beam headlights
    Switch on/off vehicle turn signals, parking lights, main beam headlights and headlight flasher with ignition switched on
    Switch on/off main beam headlights
  • Main beam assist
    Automatically switches the main beam headlights on/off depending on the surrounding light conditions
  • Lane guidance
    Switch lane assist function on/off to help keep vehicle in lane
1
Controls for driver information system
2
Horn, Driver’s airbag
3
Controls for audio/video, telephone, navigation system and speech dialogue system
4
Paddle levers
Shift up/down a gear when gear selector is in D/S or M position
1
Coolant temperature gauge
Indicates current coolant temperature.
2
Rev counter
Indicates number of engine revolutions per minute
3
Tab area
Indicates selected tab
4
Central area
Displays driver information system tab details
5
Status line (displayed on one or two lines)
6
Speedometer/convenience display
Indicates current speed of vehicle
7
Fuel gauge
Indicates level of fuel remaining
Refuelling the tank
8
Additional display on right with speedometer
Indicates current speed of vehicle
9
Additional display on left with
  • Transmission position
  • Audi drive select
1
Head-up display
Projects certain warnings and selected information from driver assist functions and the navigation system onto the windscreen
1
Control lever for windscreen wipers and washer
Switch on/off wipers and adjust wipe speed
1
Air outlet
Adjust the direction of air flow
Upper touch display
Displays and operates different infotainment and vehicle functions
Operating the Multi Media Interface
1
Quick access bar
Return to the home screen or quickly access a menu
2
Status bar
Displays current notifications, status and time
3
Display area
Select a menu, change settings, displays content
Lower touch display
Displays and operates different infotainment and vehicle functions
Operating the Multi Media Interface
4
Function bar
Activate functions or call up associated information
5
Shortcuts
User-stored quick access to various functions
6
Climate control settings
Adjust air conditioning
Depending on equipment fitted, buttons for:
1
Drive select
Switch between different driving modes (offroad, allroad, efficiency, comfort, auto, dynamic, or individual)
2
Electronic stabilisation control (ESC)
Switch on/off to increase car stability
3
Hazard warning lights
Switch on/off hazard warning lights
4
Defroster
Defrost or demist the windscreen and side windows
5
Rear window heating
Switch on/off rear window heating
6
Auxiliary heating/ventilation
Switch on/off auxiliary heating/ventilation to de-ice windscreen and windows or lower the temperature inside vehicle
7
START ENGINE STOP button
Switch ignition on/off and start/stop vehicle engine
How to start your engine
8
Parking aids
Manually switch parking aid on/off
9
Driver assistance systems
Manually switch certain assistance systems on/off in the MMI system
10
On/off button for MMI system
Control the Multi Media Interface
1
Selector lever for automatic gearbox
2
Electro-mechanical parking brake
3
Hold assist
Switch on/off to keep vehicle stationary when vehicle has stopped
Depending on equipment fitted:
1
Cup holder
2
Electrical socket/Cigarette lighter
3
Ashtray
1
Front passenger’s airbag
2
Lockable glovebox
3
CD/DVD drive
4
Rotary control for refrigerated glove box
Switch on/off cooling function
5
Key-operated switch for front passenger’s airbag
Deactivate/activate front passenger’s airbag