If you are still having the same problem, there may be a shorted wire somewhere or the component itself is faulty and needs to be replaced. The video above shows how to replace blown fuses in the interior fuse box of your 2012 Volkswagen Passat in addition to the fuse panel diagram location. Line up the engine bay fuse box cover and gently push it down in place to secure the retaining clip. F5F Vehicle specifications: Driving school vehicle. Donations are not tax deductible.
Posted on Oct 28, 2010. F6L Vehicle specifications: Driving school vehicle. Does anyone have a fuse box diagram for this vehicle? Fuses 1 thru 23 in the top section, fuses 24 thru 44 in the bottom section which consists of three columns. There is a fuse location diagram on the underside of the fuse box cover and there should also be another one in your owner's manual. All he was trying to do was replace the blown fuse for his power outlet! L0L Steering system arrangement: Left-hand drive vehicle.
Pull the old fuse straight out of the socket. L0R Steering system arrangement: Right-hand drive vehicle. If your Passat is experiencing electrical problems, you should always check the fuses first, because they are relatively easy to check and cheap to change. F4J Vehicle specifications: Equipment for criminal investigation department vehicles. Be sure to replace the with a new one of the same amperage rating e. Electrical components such as your map light, radio, heated seats, high beams, power windows all have fuses and if they suddenly stop working, chances are you have a fuse that has blown out. Re-attach the plastic hinges on the bottom edge of the drawer.
The interior passenger compartment electrical panel is located behind the small storage drawer compartment on the lower part of the dashboard just in front of the driver's left knee. Pull off the storage drawer to disengage the plastic hinges on the bottom edge. Had to have the car towed to the dealer cuz it wouldn't start! F6M Vehicle specifications: Preparation for driving aid. Push in the side walls until the plastic side stoppers can be re-inserted behind the dashboard. F0A Vehicle specifications: No special purpose vehicle, standard equipment. At Volkswagen of America, we know a great vehicle is more than the sum of its parts.
Although we endeavour to ensure that the information contained on the website is accurate, as errors may occur from time to time, customers should verify any information in question with a dealer. Next step was going to be checking for a blown fuse, but the panel covers and the owners manual both lack a fuse box diagram, so I have no way of identifying which fuse if for the headlights. There is a white plastic fuse puller tool attached to the back side of the storage drawer. There may be some variances between the photos shown and the actual product. If checking and replacing the fuse for the component in question doesn't work, we recommend seeking assistance from a trusted professional mechanic. But keeping your Volkswagen maintained with original parts helps keep it great.
If you need to replace a blown fuse in your Passat, make sure you replace it with one that has the same amperage as the blown fuse. Please help support this website by shopping at. Some Volkswagens have multiple fuse boxes in the engine bay, so be sure to find the fuse s in question. L0L Steering system arrangement: Left-hand drive vehicle. To check or change a fuse in the interior electrical block, repeat the process. The manual just says something about not having the information available at time of printing. But since new fuses are so inexpensive, it should still be replaced as part of your electrical problem troubleshooting process.
The engine bay fuse box is located at the right side of the engine bay next to the 12V automotive battery. At the time of print we are unable to provide an up-to-date overview of the locations of the fuses for the electrical consumers. Some items may be unavailable for or incompatible with certain trim levels and models. For more, check out my other. Some components may have multiple fuses, so make sure you check all of the fuses that are linked to the component in question. L0R Steering system arrangement: Right-hand drive vehicle.
But it doesn't show any fuse for headlamps only Headlight Range Control Motor: Left V48 , Headlight Range Control Motor: Right V49. They should be able to figure out if the component needs to be replaced or if there is a short or some other problem with your Passat. The fuses are numbered in each section from top to bottom starting in the upper left. I don't even think there is one on the covers for the fuse box! Press in the release tab on the rear edge of the fuse box cover before pulling it straight off. L0R Steering system arrangement: Right-hand drive vehicle.