Opel Astra J Fuse box

Years of production: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015

The Astra from Opel is one of the best cars in its segment introduced at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show in Germany. The production started for the same year and the deliveries also. This is the fourth generation of the same model. Apart from the naming convention, different features make it unique.

Opel Astra: Fourth generation

This model comes with 19-inch alloy rims as standard and one can also opt for 20-inch ones which are way lighter. The overall mechanism of the car makes it apt for the efficient driving experience. The availability of, a mechanical limited-slip differential, Recaro-style sport seats, an electronically controlled FlexRide active suspension, HiPerStrut front suspension, OPC badge on gear knob, steering wheel, on instrument dials, front and rear bumper, standard rear spoiler makes it equipped with all-round features.

The engine options for this model are available with both 5-speed and 6-speed manual transmission. One can easily choose as per their choice. It also comes with different options such as 1.4 turbos, 1.6, 1.6 turbo and 2.0 CDTI as per the region. In the models produced in 2011, there were some of the interactive systems introduced. These systems are the advancement in technology, such as the Start/Stop button. The innovative functions attracts lots of people.

In the consecutive years, the model has experienced some of the basic changes in features. Apart from the visual changes it also includes bumpers and grills and some minor changes with headlights. The updated Astra J fourth generation has some serious updates in infotainment systems such as Eye front camera with enhanced traffic sign assistant, following distance indication (FDI) and forward collision alert (FCA), a rearview camera, advanced park assist and side blind-spot alert. These are the features that provide immense safety and a sense of unique driving experience.

Engine compartment fuse box

Opel Astra J Fuse box engine compartment fuse box

Also called:

  • Vauxhall Astra
  • Holden Astra
  • Opel GTC (3dr)
  • Vauxhall GTC
  • Buick Excelle XT (China)

The fuse box is in the front left of the engine compartment. Disengage the cover and fold it upwards until it stops. Remove the cover vertically upwards.

1Engine control module
2Lambda sensor
3Fuel injection, ignition system
4Fuel injection, ignition system
6Mirror heating, anti-theft alarm system
7Fan control, engine control module, transmission control module
8Lambda sensor, engine cooling
9Rear window sensor
10Battery sensor
11Trunk release
12Adaptive forward lighting, automatic light control
14Rear window wiper
15Engine control module
17Transmission control module
18Heated rear window
19Front power windows
20Rear power windows
21Rear electrical centre
22Left high beam (Halogen)
23Headlamp washer system
24Right low beam (Xenon)
25Left low beam (Xenon)
26Front fog lights
27Diesel fuel heating
28Start stop system
29Electrical parking brake
31Adaptive cruise control
33Adaptive forward lighting, automatic light control
34Exhaust gas recirculation
35Outside rear view mirror, rain sensor
36Climate control
37Canister vent solenoid
38Vacuum pump
39Central control module
40Windscreen washer, rear window washer system
41Right high beam (Halogen)
42Radiator fan
43Windscreen wiper
44Windscreen wiper
45Radiator fan
48Radiator fan
49Fuel pump
50Headlamp levelling, adaptive forward lighting
51Air shutter
52Auxiliary heater, diesel engine
53Transmission control module, engine control module
54Vacuum pump, instrument panel cluster, heating ventilation, air conditioning system

After having changed defective fuses close the fuse box cover and press until it engages. If the fuse box cover is not closed correctly, malfunction may occur.

Instrument panel fuse box

Opel Astra J Fuse box instrument panel fuse box

In left-hand drive vehicles, the fuse box is behind the storage compartment in the instrument panel. Open the compartment and push it to the left to unlock. Fold the compartment down and remove it.

In right-hand drive vehicles, the fuse box is located behind a cover in the glovebox. Open the glovebox, then open the cover and fold it down.

2Exterior lights, body control module
3Exterior lights, body control module
4Infotainment system
5Infotainment system, instrument
6Power outlet, cigarette lighter
7Power outlet
8Left low beam, body control module
9Right low beam, body control module, airbag module
10Door locks, body control module
11Interior fan
14Diagnostic connector
16Power outlet
17Air conditioning system
19Body control module
20Body control module
21Instrument panel cluster, antitheft alarm system
22Ignition sensor
23Body control module
24Body control module
26Power outlet load compartment (if no load compartment fuse box) (Sports tourer only)

Load compartment fuse box

Opel Astra J Fuse box load compartment fuse box

3-door hatchback, 5-door hatchback

The fuse box is on the left side of the load compartment behind a cover. Remove the cover.

Sports tourer

The fuse box is on the left side of the load compartment behind a cover. Fold down the blind and remove. Remove the cover.

When assembling press the blind into the rubber grommets to reach full retention force.

2Trailer outlet
3Parking assist
7Power seat
11Trailer module, trailer socket
12Trailer module
13Trailer outlet
14Rear seat, electrical folding
16Inside mirror, rear view camera
17Power outlet
19Steering wheel heating
21Heated front seats
31Amplifier, subwoofer
32Active damping system, lane departure warning
All Opel Astra J info & diagrams provided on this site are provided for general information purpose only. Actual Opel Astra J (2009-2015) diagrams & schemes (fuse box diagrams & layouts, location diagrams, wiring diagrams etc.) may vary depend on the model version.
Comments (1):

LAKEHAL Khairddine 09-04-2021
Bonsoir. Très intéressant. J'aimerai connaitre l'ampérage des différents fusibles s'il vous plait. Cordialement.

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