When to replace the Wiper Blades on your AUDI A3
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Wiper blade : 12 month
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
AUDI A3 Hatchback (8L1) 1.8, AUDI A3 Hatchback (8L1) 1.6, AUDI A3 Hatchback (8L1) 1.8 T, AUDI A3 Hatchback (8L1) 1.9 TDI, AUDI A3 Hatchback (8L1) 1.9 TDI, AUDI A3 Hatchback (8L1) 1.8 T quattro, AUDI A3 Hatchback (8L1) 1.8 T quattro, AUDI A3 Hatchback (8L1) 1.8 T, AUDI A3 Hatchback (8L1) 1.9 TDI, AUDI A3 Hatchback (8L1) 1.6, AUDI A3 Hatchback (8L1) 1.9 TDI quattro, AUDI A3 Hatchback (8L1) 1.9 TDI View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change wiper blades / wipers AUDI A3 1 (8L1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Wiper Blades for A3 Hatchback (8L1) and other AUDI models
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Replacement: windshield wipers – Audi A3 8L1. Tip from AUTODOC:
  • Always replace front wiper blades together. It will ensure efficient and uniform cleaning of the windshield.
  • Don't confuse the wiper blades of the driver and passenger side.
  • The replacement procedure for both wiper blades is identical.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: windshield wipers – Audi A3 8L1. Use the following procedure:
  1. Step 1
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    Prepare the new windscreen wipers.
  2. Step 2
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    Pull the wiper arm away from the glass surface until it stops.
  3. Step 3
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    Press the clip. Remove the blade from the wiper arm.
    Replacement: windshield wipers – Audi A3 8L1. Professionals recommend:
    When replacing the wiper blade, take caution to prevent the spring-loaded wiper arm from hitting the glass.
  4. Step 4
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    Install the new wiper blade and carefully press the wiper arm down to the glass.
    Replacement: windshield wipers – Audi A3 8L1. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    Don't touch the wiper blade at the working rubber edge to prevent damage to the graphite coating. Ensure that the blade rubber strip fits tightly to the glass along the entire length.
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