Audi 80/Avant (B4)

since 1991-1995 release

Repair and operation of the car

Audi 80/Avant
+ Technical specification
+ Engines
+ System of production of the fulfilled gases
+ Cooling system
+ Fuel tank and fuel pump
+ Air filter and airintaking channels
+ System of injection
+ Coupling
+ Transmission and transmission
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Brake system
+ Anti-blocking system of brakes
+ Wheels and tires
+ Body electrical system
+ System of ignition
- Lighting
   Lighting check
   Spare lamps
   Replacement of lamps
   Removal of headlights
   Check of adjustment of headlights
   Fog lights
   Independent installation of fog lights
   Indexes of turns
   Back lamps
   Illumination of registration plates
   Other illuminants
   Illumination of the dashboard
+ Signalling devices
+ Devices and auxiliary devices
+ Heating and ventilation
+ body Elements
+ Search of malfunctions
+ Specifications

Replacement of lamps

Lamps of the main headlight and headlight of a driving beam

On an illustration both covers (6) at model with the 6-cylinder engine are removed to reach lamps of the main headlight (3) and headlights of a driving beam (1). Figures designate further: 2 – the connecting plug for all lamps; 4 – engine of regulation of a tilt angle of headlights; 5 – nest of a lamp of a parking light.

Removal of a lamp of the main headlight (2) models with 4-and 5-cylinder engines after removal of a cover (1) and weakening of a bracket for fastening of a spring (3).

All lamps in headlights are removed from a motor compartment. Thus it is necessary to perform before replacement of lamps still some works:


  1. Preparation: depending on what engine costs on your car, at first it is necessary to disconnect a rubber earring on the right block headlight, to wring out both fixing buckles back and to extend up a middle part of a cap (where it is, in addition it will be necessary to remove still an air inlet sleeve). On model with the 6-cylinder engine to uncover the battery at the left headlight, at model with the 5-cylinder engine a front grille.
  2. On models with 4-and 5-cylinder engines to turn in a motor compartment a cap of headlights on the left (counterclockwise) and to remove it.
  3. On models with 6-cylinder engines of a lamp of the main headlight and headlight of a driving beam are located behind the separate covers recorded by wire brackets. To wring out a bracket from a groove.
  4. Generally it should be noted that some lamps of headlights are very remote. The one who cannot brag of dexterous fingers, has to remove all headlight.
  5. Replacement of a lamp: to disconnect a wire tip.
  6. To squeeze brackets for fastening of a spring at fastening of a lamp and to cast away them.
  7. To extend the glow lamp.
  8. The new lamp of the main headlight should be inserted so that three contact uvulas formed the letter "P" opened down.
  9. (Models with the 6-cylinder engine) to insert a lamp of a headlight of a driving beam so that the socle precisely approached dredging on the boss of a lamp.

Lamp of a parking light


  1. Preparation just as it is described in the previous section.
  2. Models with 4-and 5-cylinder engines: to extend a cartridge of a lamp of a parking light from a reflector.
  3. Models with 6-cylinder engines: to weaken a cartridge, having turned it counterclockwise.
  4. Slightly to press a tiny lamp in a cartridge, to turn counterclockwise and to take out.