VW Passat B5
since 1996 release
Repair and operation of the car
Foltsvagen Passat B5
+ Maintenance instruction
+ 1. Maintenance
+ 2. Engines
+ 3. Cooling system
+ 4. Fuel system
+ 5. Engine management
+ 6. Exhaust system
+ 7. Transmission
+ 8. Running gear
+ 9. Steering
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Heating, ventilation
- 13. Electric equipment
13.2. General information
+ 13.3. Electric chains
13.4. Safety locks
13.5. Rules of care of the accumulator
13.6. Check of the accumulator
13.7. Accumulator charging
13.9. System of charging
13:11. Replacement of brushes of the generator and regulator of tension
13:12. System of start of the engine
13:14. Traction relay of a starter
13:15. Replacement of bulbs of external lighting
13:16. Replacement of bulbs of internal lighting
13:17. Devices of external lighting
13:18. Executive engine of the proofreader of light of headlights
13:19. Adjustment of light of headlights
13:20. Gas-discharge lamps of headlights of passing beam
13:21. Combination of devices
13:22. Multipurpose switches of a steering column
13:24. Radio receiver
13:25. High-frequency loudspeakers
13:26. Low-frequency loudspeakers
13:28. Check of a heater of back glass
13:29. Windshield screen wiper engine
13:30. Engine of a screen wiper of back glass
13:31. Windscreen washer pump
13:32. System of the central blocking of locks
13:33. Main malfunctions of the generator
13:34. Main malfunctions of a starter
+ 13:35. Electric circuits
Arrangement of the block of safety locks on the left side of the dashboard
Visual check of integrity of a safety lock
Use of tweezers for removal of a safety lock
Arrangement of safety locks on the block of safety locks
Fuses are placed in the block of safety locks located on the left side of the dashboard see rice. An arrangement of the block of safety locks on the left side of the dashboard.
The arrangement of safety locks and electric chains protected by safety locks are given in the sticker located from the inside on a cover of the block of safety locks.
Always replace a safety lock with other safety lock of the same power. Each safety lock has an inscription about the size of the protected current. Never replace a safety lock more than once, without having defined the reason of its burn-out.
Additional safety locks are available on the relay block, the additional block of the relay and the block of electronics. The block of the relay is located in interior of the car on the left side under the dashboard. The block of electronics is located on the left side about a partition of a motor compartment.
On models with diesel engines the safety lock of system of preliminary heating of the diesel engine is located on a relay arm in electronics block.
For replacement of safety locks open a cover for what insert the screw-driver into a groove from the lower party which is noted by an arrow and press a cover.
If the safety lock fused, so the conductor connecting contacts of a safety lock is broken off, see rice. Visual check of integrity of a safety lock.
To remove a safety lock, use tweezers for extraction of a safety lock from the socket (see rice. Use of tweezers for removal of a safety lock). Get a safety lock from tweezers. The wire in a safety lock is swept easily up and will be broken off if the safety lock fused.
Establish the new safety lock calculated on the same current. From a reverse side each safety lock has an inscription about the size of the protected current. Besides, color of a safety lock also corresponds to the size of the protected current.
Protection automatic machines
Electric drives of window regulators and the hatch all together are protected also by the protection automatic machine which in case of an overload is automatically switched off (for example, when freezing glasses) and in several seconds joins again.