A8 Quattro Sedan V8-4.2L (BFM) (2005)
Alarm Module: Technical Service Bulletins
Antitheft System - Erroneous Code '05' Stored
96 08 15
November 14, 2008.
Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 96 number 08-03 dated June 11, 2008 for reasons listed below.
"96 Unjustified fault code entry in 05 - Start and Access Authorization control module"
The entry "Terminal 50 - short circuit to positive" is stored in the fault code memory of the Start and Access Authorization control module
(address word 05).
The system works as designed. The customer is not complaining about Start or Access issues.
Unjustified fault code entry.
Software change in the 05 - module after VIN break.
Ignore the fault code entry. Do not replace any components.
This TSB is informational only and not applicable to any Audi warranty.
All parts and service references provided in this TSB are subject to change and/or removal. Always check with your Parts Department and service
manuals for the latest information.