Self Study Program 970253 – The 2016 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron

VAG SSP 970253 – The 2016 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron: A Fully Integrated Plug-In Hybrid for Enhanced E-Mobility. Self Study Program 970253 covers the 2016 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron, a plug-in hybrid engineered to provide a fully integrated e-mobility solution. The car is designed to allow simple use of e-mobility, with no need for drivers to change their driving habits. It has an all-electric driving range of 31 miles (50 km) and is driven by a 102 hp (75 kW) electric motor with a top speed of 80 mph (130 km/h).

At high speeds and under heavy acceleration, the internal combustion engine is automatically activated to provide additional power, bringing together the best of both worlds – an electric motor for emission-free driving and an economical internal combustion engine for long-range driving. The Audi A3 Sportback e-tron combines driving enjoyment and environmental awareness, offering a powerful and efficient driving experience.

Self Study Program 970253 provides a detailed look at the advanced technology and design elements of the Audi A3 Sportback e-tron, making it a valuable resource for technicians and enthusiasts interested in understanding the performance and capabilities of this fully integrated plug-in hybrid. The program covers the car’s all-electric driving range, the 102 hp electric motor, and the internal combustion engine’s automatic activation for additional power.

With its fully integrated plug-in hybrid technology and advanced design, the Audi A3 Sportback e-tron offers enhanced e-mobility and a powerful driving experience. Its use of advanced technology and innovative design elements ensures a reliable and efficient car, making it a top choice for any driver seeking high performance and advanced technology in a plug-in hybrid car.


  • Introduction 
    • Vehicle distinguishing features
  • Safety instructions
    • Electrical safety rules
    • Warning signs
  • Drive unit
    • Specifications
    • Internal combustion engine
    • Fuel system
  • Power transmission
    • Overview
    • Gearbox modules
  • Suspension
    • Overview
    • Electro-mechanical brake servo
    • Brake System Pressure Reservoir VX70
  • High voltage battery 
    • Overview of hybrid components
    • Hybrid Battery Unit AX1
    • Electric Drive Power and Control Electronics Module JX1
    • Charging
    • High voltage lines
    • Electrical A/C compressor V470
    • High voltage Heater (PTC) Z115
    • High voltage System Maintenance Connector TW
    • Hybrid manager
  • Climate control
    • Cooling systems, climate control and thermal management
    • Stationary HVAC
  • Infotainment
    • Overview of versions
    • Audi connect
    • Audi connect e-tron services
    • Display elements for driving in hybrid mode
  • Service
  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
  • Special tools and workshop equipment
  • Self-study programs
  • Knowledge assessment

Language: English
Format: PDF
Pages: 72

Self Study Program 970253 – The 2016 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron