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Battery check Audi A3 2003 - 2008 Diesel 2.0 TDi

OnDemand step-by-step maintenance & repair BETA

Audi A3 2003 - 2008  | 2.0 TDi Battery check

  • time 5 minutes
  • difficulty 1
Locate the battery
Open the battery cover
Check the Negative (-) terminal clamp is tight
Check the Positive (+) terminal clamp is tight. CAUTION! If using a spanner to tighten terminal, be careful not to short the spanner on the bodywork.
Check battery is generally secure, if loose, tighten the battery retainer
The battery retaining clamp position
To tighten, a 13mm socket is needed. Not too tight as you may damage the battery casing
Replace the battery cover