Volkswagen LT – fuse and relay

Volkswagen LT is a series of small and medium-duty trucks and minibuses produced with various modifications in two generations, both with gasoline and diesel engines. The entire LT model range differs from each other in the same weight and base. The numbers in the title indicate the gross vehicle weight. For example LT28 – 2800 kg or LT35 – 3500 kg. In this article we will provide information with a designation of fuses and relays Volkswagen LT with boxes diagrams and their locations for the second generation Volkswagen LT produced in 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006. Separately, we highlight the cigarette lighter fuse.


The purpose of the elements in the boxes may differ and depends on the year of manufacture and the level of electrical equipment of your Volkswagen LT.

Dashboard fuse box

It is located under the steering rack behind the protective cover.

Access to the unit under the dash


Photo - block diagram under the panel


1Right tail light and right side light – 15 A.
2The high beam of the right headlight – 15 A.
3Main beam of the left headlight, signal lamp – 15 A.
4Reversing lights – 15 A.
5Stop lights – 15 A.
6Wiper motor – 20 A.
7Heated rear window, signal – 15 A.
8Lamps, cigarette lighter , radio tape recorder – 20 A.
9Clock, hazard warning lights, parking lights – 20 A.
10Illumination of the instrument panel, license plate lights, daytime running lights – 15 A.
11Left tail light and left parking light – 15 A.
12The dipped beam of the right headlight – 15 A.
13Low beam left – 15 A.
14Fog lamp, rear fog lamp – 15 A.
15Radio tape recorder – 15 A,

The fuse number 8, 20A, is responsible for the cigarette lighter.

Individual relays can be located under this fuse box (relay glass wiper, cornering, etc.).

Box under the seat

An additional relay and fuse box is located under the front passenger seat.

Additional unit under the seat

Its performance depends on the configuration.

Photo for example

Additional unit under the seat photo

There may be the following elements:

  • Heater fan – 30 A
  • Rear window heating – 30 A
  • Autonomous heater – 25 A
  • Electric windows – 25 A
  • ABS control unit – 10 A
  • Central locking – 15 A
  • Electric mirrors – 10 A
  • Fuel pump – 30 A
  • Additional battery relay – 15 A
  • Trailer direction indicator relay – 10 A
  • Differential lock – 15 A
  • 12 volt socket – 20 amp
  • Air conditioner – 10 A
  • Heated seats – 15 A

In the engine compartment, there can be an additional unit in the area of ​​the battery, with elements responsible for preheating, glow plugs, filter heating, etc.

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