Plug & Play Remote Start for 2012 - 2018 Audi A8DIY-RS-AU2
2012 - 2018 Audi A8 Push-to-Start Plug & Play Remote Start Kit
Audi A8 Remote Start Compatibility:
- 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 Audi A8
- Push-to-Start Ignition
- Automatic Transmission
- Gas Engine
- Two-Step Programming
- Windows or macOS computer
- Available USB port
- Updater Cable - Included
- 100% Plug & Play T-Harness - Trunk BCM
- Link to Install Guide provided upon delivery
- 3xLockStart with OEM FOB - Press the Lock button three times to Start/Stop the engine
- Parking Lights will turn on during the remote start sequence
- Run Time - 15 Minutes
- Takeover Available - The engine will not shut down when opening the door.
We need your vehicle information:
- MAKE, MODEL and YEAR
- STANDARD-KEY or PTS
- GAS, DIESEL or HYBRID
- AUTOMATIC or MANUAL
- Adds remote start feature to your Audi A8
- Uses specific hardware and T-Harness for factory fit installation
- OEM alarm control
- 3x LockStart with OEM remote - the range is the same as the OEM remote
- Factory Fit installation
- 2-Way LED Remote available
- 2-Way LED Remote 1-mile range upgrade available
*Remote start installation on Audi A8 vehicles requires vehicle-specific parts. These parts use factory-style connectors to eliminate unnecessary wire cuts during installation and maintain the integrity of your vehicle's internal wiring.
Please note: Due to COVID 19, transit times may take longer than expected. These delays are due to volume and safety precautions taken by the Carriers to reduce the risk of exposure.
We are here to help you find the right solution for your vehicle. Here are some answers to the questions you may have before you order something from us.
Our objective is to provide you with a solution for a reliable and easy-to-install system and not just "moving boxes." As you can see, our listings, where the product allows, are based on the most common options that you may want to use. You will notice the price of the prebuilt packages is lower than adding the same products in your cart separately.
With so many options available, we can help you build an A La Carte Solution compatible with your vehicle if you are unsure what system to choose. Click the "A La Carte Solution" link to submit the request form.
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Flashing Firmware - We can program your module before shipping if only one-step flashing is required. Enter your vehicle information during checkout (MAKE-YEAR-MODEL PTS/STANDARD-KEY GAS/DIESEL/HYBRID AUTOMATIC/MANUAL).
Compatibility - Product compatibility is always subject to change. Check the manufacturer’s website for the most up-to-date firmware, installation manual and vehicle-specific details. We try to provide the most up-to-date compatibility by including direct links to the product page.
Range - The remote range is based on the line-of-sight unobstructed testing under ideal conditions. The actual range will vary due to local conditions including, but not limited to, environment, terrain, physical obstructions, vehicle location and orientation, interference and other possible impediments.
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