BMW X5 E70 – fuse and relay

BMW X5 E70 crossover was produced in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013. During this period, the E70 received one restyling. We will provide information about the sides of the relay and fuses of the BMW x5 e70 with a description of the circuits, as well as tell you which of them are responsible for the cigarette lighter.

BMW X5 E70

Passenger compartment

Fuse box is located on the right side, at the feet of the front passenger. For access, we go down under the glove compartment and unscrew the three screws.

Access to the unit in the cabin of the BMW x70

We remove the released cover. Raise our head and in the space that appears on top we find a green screw on the right side.

Accessing the block step 2

Unscrewing it – the fuse box will fall to the floor (go down).

 photo of the fuse box in the interior of the BMW E70
photo of the fuse box in the passenger compartment

It will look something like this.

Block in the cabin

General box diagram with fuses and relays

BMW E70 general diagram

Designation

1Active suspension compressor relay
2Rear wiper relay
3Windshield wiper motor relay
F1(20A)
F2(10A) Glove box lock actuator
F3(7.5A)
F4(10A) ECM
F5(10A)
F6(10A)
F7(5A)
F8(7.5A)
F9(15A) Sound signals
F10(5A)
F11(20A)
F12(10A) Steering column control module
F13(15A) Transmission control module (ECM)
F14(10A)
F15(10A) Gear selector
F16(7.5A) Glass lifter switch
F17(7.5A)
F18(7.5A)
F19(5A)
F20
F21(30A) Heated rear window
F22
F23(40A)
F24(40A) Power steering
F25(30A) –
F26(30A) Headlight washer pump
F27(15A) Central locking
F28(15A) Central locking
F29(40A) Power rear window lifters
F30(30A) Central locking
F31(40A) Power rear window lifters
F32(40A) Active suspension compressor
F33(30A)
F34(30A)
F35(30A) Engine management
F36(30A) Engine management
F37(30A) Rear window wiper motor
F38(30A)
F39(40A)
F40(30A) ABS control module
F41(7.5A)
F42(30A) Engine management
F43(30A) Engine management
F44(30A) Windshield wiper motor

Luggage compartment

Main fuse box

It is located on the right-hand side under the skin. To access it, remove the trim on the right.

Photo example of execution

Trunk block bmw x5 e70

Diagram

BMW E70 general diagram block in the trunk

Assignment

1Circuit cut-off relay (Terminal 30G relay)
F91(30A / 40A)
F92(25A) Transfer case control module
F93(40A)
F94(30A) parking brake control module
F95(30A / 40A)
F96(40A)
F97(20A) Cigarette lighter
F98(15A / 20A)
F99(40A) Tailgate open / close control module
F100(20A)
F101(30A)
F102(30A)
F103(30A) Audio system output amplifier
F104
F105(30A)
F106(7.5 A)
F107(10A)
F108(5A)
F109(10A) Navigation receiver
F110(7.5 A)
F111(20A) Cigarette lighter fuse (front)
F112(5A)
F113(20A) Cigarette lighter fuse (center armrest)
F114(5A)
F115
F116(20A) Trailer electrical connector
F117(20A)
F118(20A) –
F119(5A) Multimedia control module
F120(5A) Active suspension control module
F121(5A) Rear door open / close control module
F122
F123
F124(5A) Instrument panel fuse / relay box
F125(5A) Transfer case control module
F126(5A)
F127
F128
F129(5A)
F130
F131(5A)
F132(7.5 A)
F133
F134(5A) Steering column control module
F135(20A) Rear door open / close control module
F136(5A)
F137(5A) Navigation system
F138
F139(20A)
F140(20A) Left front seat heater control module
F141(20A) Right front seat heater control module
F142(20A) Multimedia control module
F143(25A) Trailer control module
F144(5A) Trailer control module
F145(10A) Auxiliary door closing motor (front right)
F146(10A) Auxiliary door closing motor (front left)
F147(10A) Auxiliary door closing motor (rear left)
F148(10A) Assistant door closing motor (rear right)
F149(5A) Seat multifunction switch (front left)
F150(5A) Seat multifunction switch (front right)

Some relays can be located on the side, for example the unloading relay for terminal 15 K9.

relay in the trunk of e70

The latest information on the location of fuses and relays for your vehicle should be located next to this box in a brochure form.

original fuse layout

Designation

table with description

Several fuses are responsible for the cigarette lighter: 97, 111, 113, 115, 118.

Fuses on the battery cover

The plastic battery cover contains high power fuses.

photo of the fuse box on the battery

Diagram

block diagram

Assignment

F171(100A)
F172(100A)
F173(250A) Instrument panel fuse / relay box
F174
F175
F176(80A) Valve lift control relay
F177

Engine compartment

Relay box on the right side, near the wipers, there is a relay and fuse box, closed with a plastic cover.

block under the hood e70 x5
Relay SCR K2085 bmw x5 e70

The number of fuses depends on the equipment and year of manufacture of your bmw.

Diagram

block under the hood scheme e70

Description

1Electronic engine control unit
2Relay for valve lift control
F1(40A) Valve lift control relay

 

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