The countdown has stopped and the spanner has appeared on the display. I would like to know how many miles I can safely drive without doing any long term damage. Thanks.
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2009 Audi A3 Question: When the spanner appears after the service countdown, how many miles can you go?
Answer #1G. T. Service Center (2243 Answers) , Stephenville, TX - (254) 638-3236ProfessorG October 12, 2013, 12:26Master
That is a MAINT REQ symbol. It is suggested you have your car checked. The light will stay on until you have it serviced by a qualified service center to have it reset. No damaged will resort from driving it with the light on, just wear and tear as usual. Just a reminder for you to get a physical exam.