Audi A4, S4

since 2000 release

Repair and operation of the car

Audi A4, S4
+ Introduction
+ Governing bodies and methods of safe operation
+ Current leaving and service
+ Engine
+ Cooling systems, heating and air conditioner
+ Power supply systems, release and decrease in toxicity of the fulfilled gases
+ Systems of electric equipment of the engine
- Manual box of gear shifting
   Removal and check point installation
   Check of level of oil in a manual check point
   Adjustment of the drive of gear shifting
   Check of adjustment of the lever of gear shifting
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling, power shafts and differential
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment

Adjustment of the drive of gear shifting


  1. Uncover the lever of switching and the lever handle, address to the Section Removal and installation of a cover of the lever of switching of transfers/selector.
  1. Pull a slip (1) at first in the direction of an arrow (And) and then take out in the direction of an arrow (In).

At cars with the control panel of the conditioner located over an ashtray it is necessary to extend the panel previously a little.

  1. Turn out fastening bolts (C) and take out an ashtray (2) of the central console.
  1. Take out the damping washer (1) and a damper of noise (2) up.
  1. Turn out bolts of fastening of a cover (an arrow on an accompanying illustration).
  1. Measure distance (and) between two carving fingers in the switching drive.

It is necessary to measure between centers fingers.

  1. The distance has to be and = 85 mm. If the received value differs from specified, adjust distance (and) as follows: Weaken the screw (shooter) of fastening of the pushing bar. The pushing bar has to move easily to both parties behind in the switching drive on the ram.
  1. Adjust the size (and) by shift of the pushing bar behind. Tighten a bolt of fastening of the pushing bar the moment 25nm.
  1. Weaken a bolt (the shooter on an accompanying illustration) in the switching drive. Connection pushing the bar/drive of switching has to have the easy course.
  1. Install the switching lever: The lever has to be centered below in a spherical support. The distance from a spherical support to the switching lever below from all directions has to be identical.
  1. Install the lever vertically in the direction of the movement and hold it in this situation.
  1. Tighten a bolt of fastening of a bar of switching the moment 25nm.
  1. Tighten bolts of fastening of a cover of protection against noise the moment 10nm. Watch the provision of installation: The arrow on a cover specifies in the direction "forward".
  1. The inclusion button with the fixing mechanism: Install the button together with a switching lever cover on the lever and turn a connecting element against the stop.
  2. The inclusion button with a tightening collar: Install the inclusion button by a snovy collar on the lever of switching and squeeze a collar flat-nose pliers.
  3. If necessary, install the control unit of the conditioner and an ashtray.