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Old 03-28-2014, 08:55 AM   #1
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Default Whaat? My Bentley Manual updates expire in 77 days?!

Who knew? If you have a service disc it might be worth checking to see if yours is about to expire.
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Old 03-28-2014, 09:11 AM   #2
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I think that's just for updates, not the whole thing.
Mine expired while I still owned the D3, and there weren't any updates to it that I ever saw....
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Default My "updates" expired years ago...

Still soldiers on w/ my ancient XP throw away laptop w/ basically just Bentley and VAG COM on it. Plus Notepad and Explorer to (web) mail myself scans.
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helpful cross reference to a C6 post with MMI and other TSB's that also cover D3 A8's.

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I hate small pictures too. Especially on an old laptop. Didn't use it since I've got ELSA. I should sell it.
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Old 03-29-2014, 12:14 PM   #5
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Yes, it's only the TSBs and updates which expire, but mine appeared to download quite a lot of information!
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