Audi A3 8V (2012-2018) fuse box diagrams & schemes

Years of production: 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018

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Interior fuse assignment

Audi A3 8V Fuse box interior fuse assignment

Fuses in the interior

The fuses are behind the cover in the steering column area

  • Switch the ign ition and all electr ical equipment off
  • Check the following table to see which fuse belongs to the equipment
  • Remove the cover ("AIRBAG" label). Begin at the bottom right corner
  • Remove the plastic clip from the fuse panel cover in the engine compartment
  • Remove the fuse using the plastic clamp.
  • Replace the burned fuse with an identical new one
  • Install the cover
F1Engine components
F2Seat adjustment
F3Hydraulic pump cover (Cabriolet)
F4MMI controlpanel, MMI components
F6Selector lever (automatic transmission)
F7Climate/heating control, auxiliary heating, rear window defogger relay
F8Diagnosis, electromechanical parking brake switch, light switch, rain and light sensor, interior lighting communication box (Plug-in hybrid drive*) ant i-theft alarm system
F9Steering column switch module
F11Reversible driver's side safety belt tensioners
F12MMI area
F13Adaptivedampers control module/service plug (Plug-in hybrid drive")
F14Climate control system blower
F15Electronic steering column lock
F16MMI area
F17Instrument cluster
F18Rearview camera
F19Convince key system control module, tank system
F20Tank system
F23Exterior lighting, heated washer fluid nozzles
F24Panorama sunroof/power top control module, power top latch (Cabriolet)
F25Door/driver's side doors (for example power windows)
F26Seat heating
F27Sound amplifier
F28Power top control module, electronics (Cabriolet)
F29Interior lights
F31Exterior lighting
F32Driver assistance systems
F34Button illumination, coils for upper cabin heating relay (Cabriolet) and socket relay, interior sound, reversing light switch, temperature sensor
F35Function lighting, diagnosis, headlight range control system, air quality sensor, automat ic dimming rearview mirror
F36Right corneri ng light/right LED-headlight
F37Left cornering light/left LED-headlight
F38High-voltage battery (Plug-in hybrid drive*)
F39Door/front passenger's side doors (for example, power windows)
F41Reversible front passenger's side safety belt tensioners
F42Central locking components, windshield washer system
F43Headlights, lighting
F44all wheel drive
F47Rear window wiper
F48Outer noise amplifier (Plug-in hybrid drive*) Starter, clutch sensor, headlight relay coil,
F49high-voltage battery (Plug-in hybrid drive*)
F53Rear window defogger

The power seats* are protected via circuit breakers that automatically switch on after a few seconds after the overload has been reduced.

Left engine compartment fuse assignment

Audi A3 8V Fuse box left engine compartment fuse assignment
F1ESC control module
F2ESC control module
F3Engine control module (gasoline/diesel)
F4Engine cooling, engine components, auxiliary heater coil relay (1+2), secondary air injection pump relay
F5Engine components, tank system
F6Brake light sensor
F7Engine components, water pumps
F8Oxygen sensor
F9Engine components, exhaust door, glow time control module, SULEV valve
F10Fuel injectors, fuel control module
F11Auxiliary heater heating element 2
F12Auxiliary heater heating element 3
F13Automatic transmission control module
F16Ignition coil/power electronics (Plug-in hybrid drive*)
F17ESC control module,eng ine control module
F18Terminal 30 (reference voltage)
F19Windshield wipers
F22Termina l 50 diagnosis
F24Auxiliary heater heating element 1, brake booster (Plug-in hybrid drive*)
F31Vacuum pump/water pump (Plug-in hybrid drive*)
F32LED headlights
F33Brake booster memory (Plug-in hybrid drive*)
F34Brake booster control (Plug-in hybrid drive*)
F35Relay (Plug-in hybrid drive*)

Note that the fo llowing tab le was accurate at the time of printing and is subject to change.

Fuse color identification

Audi A3 8V Fuse box fuse color identification
ColorCurrent rating in amps
Light brown5
White or transparent25
All Audi A3 8V info & diagrams provided on this site are provided for general information purpose only. Actual Audi A3 8V (2012-2018) diagrams & schemes (fuse box diagrams & layouts, location diagrams, wiring diagrams etc.) may vary depend on the model version.
Comments (2):

~marcin125255 25-09-2021
Any one can explain R4, R5, R6 ... no one say about it. Just only (F)

~Aaron Ledezma 19-02-2023
Donde se ubica el fusible o relee del asistente de aparcamiento ya que dejo de sonar al poner marcha atrás y acercarme a algún objeto

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