In autumn 2005, the fifth generation of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, codenamed W221, was presented at the Frankfurt International Engine Show. The new S-Class is slightly wider, longer and taller than its predecessor, the W220, and also received three new powerful engines (up to 26% more power). In this material, we will analyze in detail the fuse circuits of the fifth generation Mercedes S-class (W221 / C216: S350, S450, S500, S65 AMG, S63) 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 model year.
Here you will find the locations and photos of the fuse blocks. Separately, we note the elements responsible for the cigarette lighter and fuel pump.
In the luggage compartment
Access is from the cabin. The armrest needs to be folded back. Then remove the trim, and the plastic cover.
Photo - an example of the block execution.
In the passenger compartment
The main fuse box is located on the driver's side at the left end of the instrument panel.
Assigment of fuses in the passenger compartment on the driver's side.
Additional fuse box
The additional fuse box is located on the passenger side at the right end of the instrument panel.
Photo is an example of a block from the driver's side.
In the engine compartment
The main engine bay fuse box located at the top right.
Power fuse box
The power unit is located near the battery.