BMW 5 E28 (1981-1988) – fuse and relay box

Diagrams of fuse boxes and relays – BMW 5 E28

Applies to vehicles manufactured in the years:

1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988.

Fuse box in the engine compartment

It is located under the hood on the left side.

Some models have a description of the fuses directly on the cover. (in German).



1 16A Electric fuel pump
2 8A Low beam (right)
3 8A Low beam (left)
4 25A Lighter ;

Car antenna;

Seat adjustment;

Heated seats.

5 8A Emergency lights;

Interior lighting;

Luggage compartment lighting;

Reading light;


Central locks;

On-board computer;


Service indicator;

Door lock heating;

Control control.

6 8A Controls;


Electric mirrors;

On-board computer;

Central warning lamp;

Fuel consumption;

Service indicator;

Electric windows;

Reversing lamps;

Cruise control;

Reversing lighting.

7 8A High beam (right)
8 8A High beam (left)
9 8A Reversing lamp and rear marker (right);

Illumination of the dashboard and number plates.

10 8A Reversing light and taillights
11 16A Direction indicators;

Windshield wipers and sprinklers;

Signal relay;

Side lights.

12 8A Brake lights;


13 16 (25) Heated rear window;

Electric sunroof.

14 25A Heating;

Air conditioner.

15 8A Right fog lamps
16 8A Left fog lamps
17 25A Additional fan
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