2004-2013 BMW 3-Series Fuses, Location, Chart, Diagram, List
This guide will find the fuse location on a BMW 3-Series E90/E91/E92/E93.
What you will need
Replacement BMW fuses.
Fuses are located behind the glove box on the dashboard. To access the fuses on a BMW 3-series, open the passenger door.
Open the glove box. You will see two plastic round screws. Turn them counterclockwise to unlock them. This will allow you to remove the panel.
Behind the glove box, you will see the fuses and relays for your BMW. It is difficult to reach back to the fuse panel. Use a fuse puller to remove the fuses.
BMW 3 Series Fuse Chart and Layout
Below is a reference table that shows the fuse designation for BMW 3-Series.
The exact fuse chart in your BMW 3-Series may be different. The fuse chart could change between production years and different trims.
The fuses you have in your car depend on the options installed on your BMW. Check the owner’s manual or the fuse layout on your BMW 3-Series. The specific fuse list will be printed either on the back of the fuse cover or on a piece of paper placed in the fuse box.
|1||RELAY: Rear screen wiper|
|2||RELAY: Windscreen wiper motor|
|F1||Roll-over bar control module||10|
|F4||Ignition switch control module||5|
|F6||Transmission control module (TCM)||15|
|F7||The auxiliary heater control module||20|
|F8||Audio unit output amplifier||20|
|F9||Cruise control distance range control module||10|
|F10||Tow bar retract control module||15|
|F13||Tire pressure monitor control module||5|
|F15||AC Intake air purity sensor||5|
|F18||Selection control module||5|
|F22||Cruise control distance range control module||10|
|F24||Tyre pressure monitor control module||5|
|F25||Seat belt presenter control module||10|
|F30||Cigarette lighter fuse||20|
|F31||Multimedia control module||20|
|F32||Seat adjustment control module left front||30|
|F44||Trailer control module||30|
|F46||Heated rear window||30|
|F49||Seat adjustment control module, right front||30|
|F50||Engine control module (ECM)||10|
|F51||Ignition switch control module||50|
|F54||Trailer control module||30|
|F56||Central locking system||15|
|F57||Central locking system||15|
|F59||Steering column function control module||5|
|F60||AC control module||7.5|
|F62||Rear electric windows||30|
|F64||Rear electric windows||30|
|F67||AC/heater blower control module||30|
|F69||Engine coolant blower motor||50|
This guide applies to BMW 3-Series 2004-2013, including models such as the 316i, 318i, 320i, 323i, 325i, 325xi, 328i, 328xi, 330i, 330xi, 335i, 335is, 335xi, 320d, 320xd, 325d, 330d, 330xd, 335d, and M3.
- Always replace a blown fuse with a new fuse with the same rating. If the new fuse blows again, there is an electrical problem, typically a short. Do not install a higher-rated fuse.
- Installing a fuse with an ampere rating higher than recommended causes damage and possibly even causes fires if there is a short.
- Remember to turn the ignition OFF when pulling and replacing fuses and relays.
Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I find the BMW 3-Series Fuse Box?
The fuse box on a BMW 3-Series is located behind the glove box. Remove the glove box to have full access to the fuse box.
Can I replace a blown fuse with a different rating?
No, Installing a fuse with an ampere rating higher than recommended causes damage and possibly even causes fires if there is a short.
How can I replace a blown fuse?
Use the fuse puller to pull the blown fuse. Always replace a blown fuse with a new fuse with the same rating. If the new fuse blows again, there is an electrical problem, typically a short. Do not install a higher-rated fuse.
We hope you find the 2004-2013 BMW 3-Series Fuses, Location, Chart, Diagram, List guide helpful. Check these troubleshooting and repair guides for more help on your BMW.
Yea unfortunately when you purchase a BMW someone already put they hands on, the accurate fuse diagram for your exact car will possibly be missing. So to anyone dealing with this issue like I am I wish you good luck on search because there’s absolutely no information on specific fuse locations all the information I’ve found so far has been all over the place with each fuse box switching random fuse locations. BMW engineers are pure evil but you gotta love em
Yeah, so where is the airbag in the chart above
There is no fuse for the airbag system.
i cant find the fuse for the crankshaft position sensor on my 2011 bmw 325i.