Which fuse is for the lighter socket in a 2013 Jetta

Asked by Jul 08, 2015 at 10:41 PM about the 2013 Volkswagen Jetta SE w/ Conv and Sunroof

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The Owner's Manual for my 2013 Jetta does not have a diagram of the fuse box. I need to
find the lighter socket fuse. Thanks

19 Answers

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You probably figured this out by now but it's space 30 - top row (20 amp fuse). I have a 2013 2.5 SE. The socket wasn't live when I bought the car (it was a rental). Replaced the fuse and no problems for months now. I think a piece of foil may of fallen into the socket. Not sure if that would short it out or not. I had the same problem you have, couldn't find the info anywhere but finally got the info somewhere online, pulled the fuse and it was fried. Good luck!

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I have a 2013 vw jetta 2.5 se. The fuse looks good to me. If I am looking at the right fuse

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Hey do you know where the fuse for the front passenger side power window would be?

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Number 30 the right fuse for the 2013 Jetta cigarette lighter or car charger. A five minute project for a ford or chevy just turned into 3 hours because VW does not post the information on their fuse box anywhere. Absolutely ridiculous and just designed to waste your day or money to go to a dealership.

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I have a 2013 Jetta Volkswagen SE and the license plate lights both went out and I need to know where the fuse goes on the fuse box

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Do any of you have a picture of your engine fuse box I want to compare it to mine

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I'm having this problem as well. All fuses, under dash AND hood are good. Still no power. I'm thinking it might be the sockets them selves. Any answeres.

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it is located at the bottom, it is a yellow fuse, i believe is #3 you will see it burned.

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What fuse is needed for 2015 VW jettafor the outlet chargers?

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Space 30 is where to replace the 20 amp fuse for the lighter socket

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Lookimg for the fuse for the radio on the 2013 VW Jetta i replaced the fuse for the lighter charger but i guess i pulled the radio fuse out and now the radio does not turn on

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My fuse in my 2013 Jetta was the 30amp on the top of the row on the big fuse side, counting from the left side top it’s the 6th one , for the lighter fuse.

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Maybe not a piece of foil but if you have pennies around it that definitely did it so every once in awhile just checking there and make sure y'all know pennies so if you keep change stored on your door or in the back seat on the floor but nowhere near any USB ports lighter socket or you're definitely going to be changing your views on the

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Does anyone know what fuses are for the trunk and horn? I have a 2013 Jetta

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My son dropped a penny in his and it must have shorted out both cigarette outlets (front and back). The 20 amp fuse in space 30 was actually fine. It was the 25 amp in space 28 that was fried. Replaced it and everything works fine now.

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2017....still number 30. 20 amp fuse.

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Para el jetta 2017 el fuse del lighter y charger es el q esta en posicion 30 de 20 amp amarillo. Lo encontre y si esta dañado.

looking for the dual horn fuse, any idea?

Its for a Jetta 2016 horn not working

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