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Mercedes-Benz SL-Class R108 – 280SE (1972) Fuse Box Diagram

avatar Jonathan Yarden Oct 06, 2021 · 5 min. read

In this article you will find a description of fuses and relays Mercedes-Benz, with photos of block diagrams and their locations. Highlighted the cigarette lighter fuse (as the most popular thing people look for).
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Year of production: 1972

Central fuse box

Fuse Ampere rating [A] Desciption
1 8 Dome light, parking light, clock, passing signal, map light, glove compartment light
2 25 Windshield wiper and washer, horn, cigar lighter
3 8 Open
4 8 Fuel pump
5 8 Turn Signal indicator, back-up lights, fuel gauge, stop light, hand brake, warning light
6 25 Heater Blower, automatic starting aid
7 8 Tail light right, parking light right, license plate light right, dash board lighting, trunk light
8 8 Tail light left, parking light left, license plate light left, fog lights right and left
9 8 Head lights high beam right and indicator
10 8 Head lights highbeam left
11 8 Low beam right
12 8 Low beam left

Fuse box in engine bay

Ampere rating [A] Description
25 Electric sliding roof drive
16 Heated rear window
16 (x2) Electric window lifters
16 Air conditioner
16 Additional fan (280 SE 4.5 / 280 SEL 4.5)
8 Automatic aerial
2 Radio


WARNING:Β Terminal and harness assignments for individual connectors will vary depending on vehicle equipment level, model, and market.

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