Audi A6 Avant 2012 – Self Study Programme 603

Audi A6 Avant 2012 - Self Study Programme 603 PDF

Avant is the name on the best estates! That slogan, originally created for the A4 Avant, is more than just a tag line for Audi. We are driven by the ambition to combine modern technology with outstanding ease of use and distinctive design with versatile adaptability.

The Audi A6 Avant ’12 meets the most exacting demand. With a wealth of innovative technical highlights, the Audi A6 Avant ’12 occupies the leading position in its sector and off ers owners the ultimate in safety, functionality and driver experience.

In addition, a weight saving of around 15 % has been achieved in the bodywork of the Audi A6 Avant ’12 in order to reduce CO2 emissions without sacrifi cing driver experience, safety or comfort. That saving results from the use of aluminium composite construction instead of conventional steel construction. Aluminium composite construction results in greater agility, more driving pleasure, greater comfort and increased effi ciency.

The Audi A6 Avant ’12 off ers a large variety of modern systems from bodywork to electronic aids and conveniences that have been combined into a coherent unit with the typical Audi precision and attention to detail, as illustrated by the following aspects.

  • Powertrain: Higher performance combined with more economical consumption compared with the previous model or S tronic – innovative double-clutch seven-speed transmission.
  • Safety: New safety concept with Audi pre sense.
  • Suspension and steering: Audi drive select including effi ciency mode or dynamic steering.
  • Driver assistance systems: Audi adaptive cruise control with Stop&Go function including pre sense front, parking assistance with surrounding area display and reversing camera or head-up display.
  • Air conditioning: Automatic climate control with 4 zones or comfort seat with air conditioning and massage functions.
  • Electronic aids and conveniences: Virtual pedal or electric load space cover.
  • Lighting systems: Modulating headlight beam height adjustment or full LED headlights.
  • Information and entertainment: Bang & Olufsen Advanced Sound System with ultra-effi cient speaker technology or Bluetooth online car phone.

It is clear just from that brief outline of the Audi A6 Avant ’12 technology that this new model will be a major  challenge for the Service Department. Mastering the technology and, in so doing, delighting our customers is the aim for all of us. So enjoy working through this self-study programme and getting to know the Audi A6 Avant ’12.

It is not a repair manual! Any figures quoted merely serve the purpose of facilitating understanding and relate to the version of data valid at the time the SSP was produced.
For details of servicing and repair operations, it is imperative that you refer to the latest technical literature.



  • In brief


  • Overview

Occupant protection

  • Overview
  • Components


  • Petrol engines
  • Diesel engines
  • Exhaust system on vehicles with 3.0l V6 TDI Biturbo engine
  • Engine/gearbox combinations

Power transmission

  • Overview
  • 8-speed automatic transmission 0BK


  • Overview

Electrical system

  • Control units
  • Virtual pedal
  • Exterior lighting
  • Topology

Air conditioning

  • Overview
  • Effi ciency mode
  • Auxiliary heater and ventilation


  • Overview of versions
  • Installation locations of the control units
  • Radio Media Center (RMC)
  • MMI Navigation plus
  • Audi online traffi c information (in some parts of Europe)
  • Google online search using voice interactive system (Europe only)
  • Access to mobile phone address book when Bluetooth car phone is active
  • Sound systems
  • Aerials overview


  • Inspection and maintenance


  • Self-study programmes

Language: English
Format: PDF
Pages: 60
Size: 7.65 Mb
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