BMW X5 (E53; 2000-2006) fuses and relays



In this article, we consider the first generation BMW X5 (E53), produced from 1999 to 2006. Here you will find fuse box diagrams of BMW X5 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, get information about the location of the fuse panels inside the car, and learn about the assignment of each fuse (fuse layout) and relay.

Fuse Box Diagram: BMW X5 (E53; 2000-2006)

Fuse box in the glove compartment

Open the glove compartment, unhook the two holders at the top, pull the panel down


Fuse box diagram

Fuse box diagram (glove compartment): BMW X5 (2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006)

Fuse layout may differ! Your exact fuse allocation scheme is located under this fusebox.
Assignment of the fuses in the glove compartment
F15AData bus connection, instrument panel
F25ALamps control module
F35AHeater/air conditioning (AC) (until 02/01)
F45AIgnition coil relay
F57,5AAlternator, engine oil level sensor, fuse box/relay plate cooling fan motor
F65AInterior rearview mirror, parking aid control module(until 02/04), tyre pressure monitor control module
F75AIgnition coil relay
F85AInstrument illumination
F95AAirbag, brake pedal position (BPP)switch, lamps control module
F125AInstrument illumination, steering position sensor
F135AAlarm system, interior rearview mirror
F145AMultifunction control module 1
F155ATyre pressure monitor control module (until 02/04)
F165AIgnition switch
F175AInterior lamps control module
F2030ADoor function control module, driver
F2130AElectric seats
F2430ADoor function control module, passenger
F2525ACharging socket, cigarette lighter
F2630AIgnition main circuits relay
F2720AMultifunction control module 1
F2830AHeadlamp washers
F315AEngine management
F325AIgnition main circuits relay, multifunctioncontrolmodule2
F335ACigarette lighter
F347,5AHeated rear window, heater/air conditioning (AC)
F365ACharging socket
F375AMultifunction control module 2
F395AClutch pedal position (CPP) switch, immobilizer
F4030AWindscreen wipers
F415ARear screen wash/wipe system, multifunction control module 1
F425AInterior lamps
F435AInstrument panel
F445AAirbag, electric seats
F455AInstrument panel
F467,5ATransfer box control module
F4725AFuel pump (FP) relay
F487,5AHeater/air conditioning (AC)
F5110AAnti-lock brake system (ABS), engine management
F5215ADatalink connector (DLC) (until 09/00)
F5325AMultifunction control module 2
F5415ATransmission control module(TCM)
F5530AAnti-lock brake system (ABS)
F5715ASuspension control module
F5920AAuxiliary heater
F6030AMultifunction control module 1
F6150AEngine coolant blower motor
F6250ASecondary air injection (AIR) pump relay
F6350AAnti-lock brake system (ABS)
F6450AHeater/air conditioning (AC)


Relay block under the glove compartment

It is located behind the fuse box
Relay block: BMW X5 (2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006)


Relay block: BMW X5 (2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006)

Assignment of the fuses and relays
1Fuel lift pump relay - Diesel
3Interior lamps control module
4Horn relay
F104100AGlow plugs
F10580AImmobilizer, ignition switch-4,4/4,6 ( until 02/02)
F10650AIgnition switch, lamps control module
F10750ALamps control module


Fuse box in the luggage compartment

It is located on the right side, behind the cover

Fuse box diagram

Trunk fuse box diagram: BMW X5 (2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006)

Fuse layout may differ!
Assignment of the fuses and relay in the luggage compartment
1Seat heater relay- rear
2Heated rear window relay
3Audio unit relay
4Boot lid/tailgate release relay- lower
5Seat adjustment relay, rear
6Boot lid/tailgate release relay- upper
F7230AAudio system, navigation system
F737.5AIgnition coil relay
F755AAudio system, navigation system
F7730AElectric seats-rear
F7820ATrailer socket
F797.5ASuspension control module
F8020AIgnition coil relay
F8120ARear screen wash/wipe system
F8320ACharging socket-rear
F847.5ABoot lid/tailgate lock
F8530AHeated rear window
F865AAuxiliary heater
F8730ASuspension compressor pumpl


Some relays can also be located under the lining, in the luggage compartment. For example, a compressor pump relay, a pneumatic suspension pump compressor relay.

Fuses and relay in the engine compartment

Some relays are located in the mounting block, under the hood (horn relay, glow plug relay, fuel pump relay, headlight washer relay, etc.). Depending on the configuration, there may be fuses.