US Center Console

Created by Fredrik Andersen - Monday, december 1 2014, 10:56:42



This retrofit fits the following models:
Audi A3 8P Hatchback (2003 - 2013)
Audi A3 8P Sportback (2004 - 2013)


Introduction

Most people would argue that this is properly the most expensive cup holder in the world. I however refuse to compromise on therefore I only use original parts. This have also moved the AUX and given a extra 12-volt supply.


Time

3-4 hours


Installation & Guide

The installation was done by Cartrends.dk (Denmark)

If you wish to do the retrofit yourself, you can follow the below guides
- Online Publication
- PDF


Parts Purchase

All parts except for the AUX was purchased from Audi Zentrum Flensburg (Germany).

AUX
You can either by the cables and plugs and put it together yourself, I however decided to by a ready to install cable set. Read more about the installation here.

If you prefer to purchase the AUX parts yourself:
AUX Housing 8J0 035 475
AUX plug for RNS-E 1J0 972 977 G
4 pin plug for AUX housing 8K0 973 754
Cable for AUX plug 000 979 009 EA

Part numbers + Price

Description New Parts Original Parts Amount Price Links
Center Console 8P1 863 241 6PS 8P1 863 244 6PS 1 102 €
Bolt covers (4 pieces) 8P1 898 173 6PS 8P1 898 173 6PS 1 3 €
Cover (Cigarette, 12v, AUX) 8P0 863 387 G 6PS --------------- 1 43 €
12v Plug 1J0 919 321 --------------- 1 2 €
Cable for 12v 000 979 227 EA --------------- 2 22 €
Cable for 12v 000 979 023 E --------------- 1 8 €
AUX-in Cable for RNS-E --------------- --------------- 1 39 € Kufatec
Total Price       219 €  
The above price is not including shipping from Audi Zentrum Flensburg of 12 € or the shipping price from Kufatec.