Volkswagen Golf IV / Bora (mk4; 1997-2004) fuses and relays

Fuse box diagram (location and assignment of electrical fuses and relays) for Volkswagen (VW) Golf IV / Bora (mk4; 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004).

Fuse box location

Instrument Panel Fuse box

The fuse box is located on the driver side edge of the instrument panel

Fuses on the battery

These fuses are located on the battery in the engine compartment

Relay panel

It is located at the bottom of the instrument panel (on the driver’s side), under the cover

Additional fuses are available in the electronics module. The electronics module is located on the left side near the engine compartment partition.

On models with diesel engines, the fuses for the diesel engine heating system are located on the relay bracket in the electronics module.

Fuse box diagram (Instrument Panel Fuse box)

Assignment of the fuses in the Instrument Panel Fuse box
FuseAmpere rating [A]Description
110Washer nozzle heaters, glove compartment light memory seat control module
210Turn signal lights
35Fog light relay, instrument panel light dimmer switch
45License plate light
57,5Comfort system, cruise control, Climatronic, A/C, heated seat control modules, automatic day/night interior mirror, control module for multi-function steering wheel, control unit in steering wheel
65Central locking system
710Back-up lights, speedometer vehicle speed sensor (VSS)
8Open
95Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
1010Engine control module (ECM): gasoline engine
105Engine control module (ECM): diesel engine, Model Year 2000
115Instrument cluster, shift lock solenoid
127,5Data Link Connector (DLC) power supply
1310Brake tail lights
1410Interior lights, central locking system
155Instrument cluster, transmission control module (TCM)
1610A/C clutch, after-run coolant pump
17Open
1810Headlight high beam, right
1910Headlight high beam, left
2015Headlight low beam, right
2115Headlight low beam, left
225Parking lights right, side marker right
235Parking lights left, side marker left
24*20Windshield and rear window washer pump, windshield wiper motor
2525Fresh air blower, Climatronic, A/C
2625Rear window defogger
2715Motor for rear windshield wiper
2815Fuel pump (FP)
2915Engine control module (ECM): gasoline engine
2910Engine control module (ECM): diesel engine
3020Power sunroof control module
3120Transmission control module (TCM)
3210Injectors: gasoline engine
3215Injectors: diesel engine
3320Headlight washer system
3410Engine control elements
353012 V power outlet (in luggage compartment)
3615Fog lights
3710Terminal (86S) on radio, Instrument cluster
3815Central locking system (with power windows), luggage compartment light, remote/fuel tank door, motor to unlock rear lid
3915Emergency flashers
4020Dual tone hom
4115Cigarette lighter
4225Radio
4310Engine control elements
4415Heated seats
* on the electrical diagrams is denoted by number 224

Fuse box diagram (On the battery)

Assignment of the fuses on the battery
FuseAmpere rating [A]Description
S16250Glow plugs (coolant)
S16350Fuel pump (FP) relay/glow plug relay
S16440Coolant tan control (FC) control module/coolant fan
S17790/110 (120/150)Generator (GEN)
S17830ABS (hydraulic pump)
S17930ABS
S18030Coolant fan

Relay panel

Relay panel
AmpComponent
Fuses on relay plate
A-Seat adjustment fuse
B-Fuses for V192 - Vacuum pump for brakes (from May 2002)
C-Window regulator fuse, central locking and heated exterior mirror (only models with convenience system and window regulator)
Relay on relay plate
1J4 - Dual tone horn relay (53)
2J59 - X-contact relief relay (18) J59 - X-contact relief relay (100)
3Vacant
4J17 - Fuel pump relay (409) J52 - Glow plug relay (103)
V/VIJ31 - Automatic intermittent wash and wipe relay, without headlight washer system (377), -with headlight washer system (389), -with rain sensor (192)
Relay and fuses on the additional relay carrier above the relay plate, left-handdrive vehicles
1Vacant
2J398 - Rear lid remote release relay (79)
J546 - Rear lid remote release control unit (407)
3Vacant
4J5 - Fog light relay (53)
5J453 - Multifunction steering wheel control unit (450)
6J453 - Multifunction steering wheel control unit (450)
7J508 - Brake light suppression relay (206)
8J99 - Heated exterior mirror relay (53)
J541 - Coolant shut-off valve relay (53)
9J17 - Fuel pump relay, four-wheel-diesel, (53)
10J17 - Fuel pump relay (pre-supply pump) (167)
11J226 - Starter inhibitor and reversing light relay (175)
12J317 - Terminal 30 voltage supply relay (109)
13J151 - Continued coolant circulation relay (53)
D-Vacant
E-Vacant
F15AS30 - Rear window wiper single fuse (from December 2005), S144 - Anti-theft alarm system central locking fuse (ATA turn signal)
G15AS111 - Anti-theft alarm system fuse (ATA horn)
Relay and fuses on the additional relay carrier above the relay plate, right-handdrive vehicles
1J453 - Multifunction steering wheel control unit (450)
2J453 - Multifunction steering wheel control unit (450)
3J5 - Fog light relay (53)
4Vacant
5J398 - Rear lid remote release relay (79)
J546 - Rear lid remote release control unit (407)
6Vacant
7J151 - Continued coolant circulation relay (53)
8J317 - Terminal 30 voltage supply relay (109)
9J226 - Starter inhibitor and reversing light relay (175)
10J17 - Fuel pump relay (pre-supply pump) (167)
11J17 - Fuel pump relay, four-wheel-diesel, (53)
12J99 - Heated exterior mirror relay (53)
J541 - Coolant shut-off valve relay (53)
J193 - Cigarette lighter relay (53)
13J508 - Brake light suppression relay (206)
D15AS144 - Anti-theft alarm system central locking fuse (ATA turn signal)
E15AS111 - Anti-theft alarm system fuse (ATA horn)
S30 - Rear window wiper single fuse (from December 2005)
F-Vacant
G-Vacant
Volkswagen Golf IV / Bora (mk4; 1997-2004) fuses and relays November 7, 2018 admin