Some attribute the Volkswagen Passat b4 not to the 4th generation, but to the restyled model of the 3rd generation, due to the fact that they have a common design, but a different body and an updated interior. This series was produced b4 in 1993, 1994, 1995 and 1996.
In this material we will present a description of fuses and relays Volkswagen Passat B4 with a block diagram and a photo example of their location. In conclusion, we offer for downloading a complete manual for repair and maintenance.
In the passenger compartment
Fuse box located at the bottom of the dashboard on the driver's side behind a protective shelf.
Access to fuses and relays opens after removing it.
Photo example of the block.
The fuse number 21, 15A, is responsible for the cigarette lighter.
On models with diesel engines, the engine glow plug supply circuit is fused. This insert is located in the engine compartment above the brake booster or on the spark plug control unit behind the windscreen washer reservoir. If this insert is burned out. it means that something has happened to the system, therefore, before replacing the insert, it is necessary to diagnose the diesel engine heating system and identify the cause of the burnout.