We all have trouble with our vehicle at some point, regardless whether it’s because you run out of gas, have a fuse trouble, or your car doesn’t want to start, all these malfunctions are likely to bother us and we are generally incapable to correct them. That’s why our team tries its best to help you in front of these complications, and today we will try to explain you how to lock your Audi Q5 with a dead battery? Indeed, if you have no more electric power, you will not have the capacity to use the central locking of your car any longer. We will first show you how to roll up a window of a Audi Q5 with a dead battery, and secondly, how to lock the doors of your Audi Q5 without battery.


How to roll up a window from an Audi Q5 with a dead battery?

So we will start our article with the methodology to enable you to close your Audi Q5 with no power and more precisely the window of this one. Regardless whether your battery is empty, or you have removed the battery, you will not have access to the electric controls of your Audi Q5, and therefore no longer have the possibility to close the electric windows of your Audi Q5. Unfortunately you don’t have many choices to enable you to close them, in fact, closing the electric window of a Audi Q5 without battery is unachievable , with no power you don’t have the possibility to operate the systems of your window lifter, and even if 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 Q5. In cases where, on the other hand, the window of your Audi Q5 is stuck although you have battery power, please relate to this guideline to get a solution to your trouble. Here are the only two solutions that we can recommend, although they are quite logical:

  • Acquire a new battery for your Audi Q5 and replace it , which will re-power all the electrical parts of the Audi Q5 and thus your window lifter systems. If you are looking to disconnect the battery from your Audi Q5, do not hesitate to read our guideline to accomplish this operation.
  • Find a motor vehicle that has battery power and connect your two batteries with jump start wire to recharge the battery and enable you to close the windows of your Audi Q5


How to close the doors on a Audi Q5 with a dead battery?

And now, we will surely go forward to the section that interests you the most, how to close Audi Q5 doors with no power, nevertheless this time we will focus on the doors of this one. Indeed, your car may be out of battery in front of your house, you managed to open the doors and try to start it, but while waiting to find a solution you want to be sure that nobody will be able to get inside. Unfortunately, it’s pretty much the same trouble as with the windows of your Audi Q5. 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 Q5 without power, but this is less and less the case. So we will give you as before the only two alternatives to allow you to close your car without energy:

  • Acquire a new battery and fit it to close the doors of your Audi Q5, or find one in good condition. But, you will need access to the bonnet to do so
  • Connect your Audi Q5 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. Make sure to close the doors of your car while it is still linked to the other car. Once you have finished this, you can disconnect your battery and close your bonnet


If perhaps you have any further questions about the Audi Q5, do not hesitate to consult our Audi Q5 category.