2021 Audi A4 / S4 — Owner's Manual – Page #100

Posted on 12 Oct, 2020
Model: 2021 Audi A4 / S4
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Driving
“N”
(Neutral)
gear
In
the
“N”
gear,
power
is
not
transmitted
to
the
driving
wheels.
Use
the
“N”
gear
in
a
car
wash
(with
conveyor
belts),
for
example.
If
you
unintentionally
select
“N”
while
driving
(faster
than
1
mph
(2
km/h)),
you
can
also
shift
back
to
“D”
without
pressing
the
brake
pedal.
For
safety
reasons,
the
vehicle
cannot
be
locked
when
the
transmission
is
in
the "N”
gear.
“Pp”
(Park)
gear
Requirement:
the
ignition
must
be
switched
on.
The
vehicle
is
secured
from
rolling
away
by
the
parking
lock
when
in
the
“P”
gear.
Bring
the
vehicle
to
a
full
stop
and
press
the
brake
pedal.
Press
the
“P”
button
@)
on
the
selector
lever.
The
“P”
next
to
the
selector
lever
will
light
up.
“P”
engages
automatically
if
you
switch
the
en-
gine
off
while
the
“D”
or
“R”
gear
is
selected.
If
you
switch
the
engine
off
in
“N”,
“P”
will
engage
automatically
after
approximately
30
minutes.
If
you
want
to
switch
from
“P”
to
“D”
or
“R”,
the
engine
must
be
running.
If
you
cannot
shift
out
of
“P”,
for
example
be-
cause
the
vehicle
has
no
power,
you
may
need
to
use
the
emergency
release
for
the
parking
lock
=>
page
100.
Selecting
a
driving
program
Various
driving
programs
can
be
selected
when
in
the “D” gear.
The
programs
influence
when
the
transmission
shifts
and
how
the
accelerator
ped-
al
responds.
The
selected
driving
program
is
displayed
in
the
instrument
cluster.
—D
(Drive):
normal
driving
mode
S
(Sport):
sporty
driving
mode
If
you
select
the
Dynamic
mode
in
Audi
drive
se-
lect*,
the
“S”
driving
program
will
be
activated.
When
the
ignition
is
switched
off,
the
driving
pro-
gram may
be
reset
to
“D”.
98
To
switch
between
the
current
driving
program
and
“S”,
push
the
selector
lever
toward
the
rear.
ZA
WARNING
Before
you
start
driving,
check
if
the label
for
the
desired
selector
lever
position
next
to
the
selector
lever
is
lit
up.
Secure
the
vehicle
against
rolling
before
ex-
iting
the
vehicle
>
page
96.
Power
is
still
transmitted
to
the
wheels
when
the
engine
is
running
at
idle.
To
pre-
vent
the
vehicle
from
“creeping”,
you
must
keep your
foot
on
the
brake
in
all
selector
lever
positions
(except
"P"
and
"N")
when
the
engine
is
running.
To
reduce
the
risk
of
an
accident,
do
not
press
the
accelerator
pedal
when
changing
gears
if
the
vehicle
is
stationary
and
the
en-
gine
is
running.
Never
select
the
“R"
or
"P”
gears
while
driv-
ing.
Doing
so
could
cause
an
accident.
The
vehicle
can
roll
even
if
the
ignition
is
switched
off.
@)
Tips
If
you
shift
between
“D”
and
“R”
within
one
second,
you
do
not
need
to
press
the
brake
pedal.
This
makes
it
possible
to
“rock”
if
it
is
stuck,
for
example.

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