Volkswagen Golf VI (2008-2013) – fuse box

Volkswagen Golf VI – fuse box diagram

Year of production: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013.

The cigarette lighter (power socket) fuse on the Volkswagen Golf VI is fuse 42 (20A)  in the instrument panel fuse box.

Under the hood

The fuse box is on the left side of the engine compartment.

It consists of two parts:

  • main box
  • high power box.

Number Amperes [A] / Description
R1 ECU system relay;

Fan relay.

R2 Air blower pump relay;

Automatic transmission control relay.

1 (30A) Wiper motor
2 (30A) Gearbox mechatronic unit
3 (20A) Onboard supply control unit
4 (20A) ABS control module
5 (15A) Transmission control module (ECM)
6 (5A) Instrument panel;

Steering column control module.

7 (40A) Cl. 15 power supply relay
8 (15A) Audio system, head unit;

(25A) Voltage stabilizer.

9 (5A) Telephone control unit
10 (5A / 10A) Electronic engine control unit;

Motronic power relay.

11 (20A) Auxiliary heater control unit;

Auxiliary heater relay.

12 (5A) CAN data bus;

Gate control unit;

13 (15A / 30A) Electronic engine control unit
14 (20A) Fuel booster pump, ignition
15 (5A / 10A) Glow plug relay;

Fuel pump relay;

Lambda probe.

16 (30A) Lamps and reflectors – right side
17 (15A) Horn
18 (30A) Audio system, amplifier
19 (30A) Windshield wiper and washer
20 (10A) Coolant circulation pump;

(20A) Fuel pressure regulating valve.

21 (10A / 15A) warmed each lambda probe;

Central locking motor in the front passenger door;

(20A) Brake vacuum pump.

22 (5A) Clutch pedal position switch
23 (5A / 10A / 15A) Engine management system
24 (10A) Engine management system (pump relay, injectors, etc.)
25 (40A) ABS control unit
26 (30A) Bulbs and headlights – left side;

On-board power control unit.

27 (40 / 50A) Glow plug control unit;

Secondary air pump motor.

28 (30A) Terminal 15 power relay 2
29 (50A) Thermal fuse 1 for driver seat adjustment
30 (50A) Contact for unloading relay X
READ:  Volkswagen Touareg III (2018-2022) - fuse and relay box


Diagram of a high-power box

Type 2

Type 2
Type 1
1 150A / 200A – Generator
2 80A – Power steering control unit
3 50A – Radiator fan and its control unit
4 80A – Heating relay or Accessory
5 80A – Terminal 30, fuse box in passenger compartment
6 40A – Low-power heating relay
7 30/40 / 50А – Reserve
Type 2
1 150A / 200A – Generator
2 80A – Power steering
3 50A – Radiator fan and its control unit
4 80A – Reserve
5 80A – Terminal 30, fuse box in passenger compartment
6 Reserve
7 Reserve

In the passenger compartment

It is located at the end of the dashboard on the driver’s side, on the left-hand side.

READ:  Volkswagen Caddy V (2021-2022) - fuse box
Number Amperes [A] / Description
F1 (10A) DLC connector;

Engine control unit;

Auxiliary heater operation relay;

Switch and instrument cluster dimmer;

Headlight range adjustment;

Adaptive cruise control unit;

Brake light switch.

F2 (5A) ABS;


Instrument cluster control unit;

Engine control unit;

Starter relay;

Power steering control unit;

Trailer detection control unit.

F3 (5A) Airbag control module
F4 (5A) Oil level and temperature sensor;

High pressure sensor;

Engine oil level and temperature sensor;

ASR and ESP deactivation button;

Tire pressure indicator button;

Airbag control unit.

F5 (10A) Left headlight control module
F6 (10A) Right headlight control module
F7 Reserve
F8 Reserve
F9 Reserve
F10 Reserve
F11 Reserve
F12 (10A) Door control module (driver);

Door control module (passenger);

Central lock.

F13 (10A) Diagnostic socket;

Light switch;

Rain and light sensor;

Fog light switch.

F14 (10A) Brake light switch (brake pedal position sensor);

Automatic gearbox control unit;

Climatronic controller.

F15 (20A) Door handle / tailgate unlock button;

On-board power control unit;

Central lock.

F 16 (10A) Reversing camera
F17 (5 / 10A) Audio system;

Tilt sensor;

Alarm siren;

Signal relay.

F18 Reserve
F19 (5A) Failure data recorder;

Engine speed limiter control unit.

F20 (20A) Entry and commissioning authorization control module;

Voltage stabilizer.

F21 (10A) Electronic steering column lock control module
F22 (40A) Blower
F23 (30A) Electric windows;

Door control module.

F24 (20A) Onboard supply control unit
F25 (25A) Multi-function control module (rear window heater, air conditioner control unit, heater and operation mode selector switch)
F26 (30A) Rear door control module and power windows
F27 (15A) Engine management (fuel pump)
F28 (15A) Voltage stabilizer, main unit
F29 Reserve
F30 (20A) Automatic transmission control module
F31 (20A) Brake vacuum pump
F32 (30A) Inverter with socket, 12 V – 230 V
F33 (25A)
F34 (15A) Electric seats
F35 (10A) Electronic damping control module
F36 (20A) Headlamp washers
F37 (30A) Heated seats
F38 (20A) Horn relay, anti-theft alarm;

Central control unit of the convenience system.

F40 (40A) Heating / air conditioner
F41 (15A) Glass cleaning motor
F42 (20A) Lighter;12V socket.
F43 (15A) Trailer control module
F44 (20A) Trailer control module
F45 (15A) Trailer control module
F46 Reserve
F47 (5A) Instrument cluster control module
F48 (5A) Cell phone electronics control unit;

Voltage stabilizer;

Magnetic field sensor for compass.

F49 Reserve
READ:  Volkswagen Jetta VI (2011-2017) - fuse box

Relay boxIt is located under the dashboard itself.

Block diagram of upper relay

1 – Terminal + ignition relay
2 – Horn relay
3 – Headlamp washer relay
4 – Power circuit discharge relay
5 – Electric window heater relay
6 – or A – 30 A Thermal fuse 1 for adjusting the driver’s seat position

Leave a Reply