We all have concerns with our motor vehicle sooner or later, regardless whether it’s because you run out of gas, have a fuse problem, or your car won’t start, all these breakdowns are likely to bother us and we are in most cases incapable to handle them. That’s why our team tries its best to help you in front of these complications, and on this page we will make sure to explain you how to close your Audi A3 with a dead battery? In fact, if you have no more electric power, you will not be capable to use the central locking of your car any longer. We will first show you how to roll up a window of a Audi A3 with a dead battery, and secondly, how to close the doors of your Audi A3 without battery.


How to roll up a window from an Audi A3 with a dead battery?

So we will commence our article content with the procedure to let you to close your Audi A3 with no power and more precisely the window of this one. Regardless whether your battery is out of power, or you have taken off the battery, you will not have access to the electric controls of your Audi A3, and therefore no longer have the possibility to close the electric windows of your Audi A3. Sadly you don’t have many solutions to let you to close them, indeed, closing the electric window of a Audi A3 without battery is unachievable , with no power you don’t have the possibility to run the mechanisms of your window lifter, and whether or not you remove the trim of your door and try to reassemble the window manually you risk to destroy the motor of the window lifter of your Audi A3. If it turns out, on the other hand, the window of your Audi A3 is stuck although you have battery power, please refer to this guideline to find a remedy to your problem. Here are the only two possibilities that we can recommend, although they are quite logical:

  • Acquire a new battery for your Audi A3 and swap it , which will re-power all the electrical parts of the Audi A3 and thus your window lifter mechanisms. If you are looking to disconnect the battery from your Audi A3, do not hesitate to read our guideline to operate this action.
  • Find a vehicle that has battery power and connect your two batteries with jump start wire to recharge the battery and let you to close the windows of your Audi A3


How to close the doors on a Audi A3 with a dead battery?

And now, we will surely move on to the section that interests you the most, how to close Audi A3 doors with no power, but this time we will concentrate on the doors of this one. In fact, your car may be out of battery in front of your house, you been able to open the doors and try to start it, but while waiting to find an answer you want to be sure that no one will be able to get inside. Sadly, it’s pretty much the same problem as with the windows of your Audi A3. Indeed, without power, it will be impossible to activate the door locking mechanisms. In some years you will have a push button on the window frame that you can press manually to close your Audi A3 without power, but this is less and less the case. So we will give you as before the only two possibilities to allow you to close your car without energy:

  • Acquire a new battery and fit it to close the doors of your Audi A3, or find one in good condition. But, you will need access to the bonnet to do so
  • Connect your Audi A3 to a running car to transfer energy and recharge your vehicle’s battery. This will at least give you enough power to close the doors of your car. If you have any worries about your battery’s ability to keep the charge. Remember to close the doors of your car while it is still connected to the other vehicle. Once you have done this, you can disconnect your battery and close your bonnet


If you wish more tutorials on the Audi A3, go to our Audi A3 category.