24.3. Safety locks
Fig. 18–8. An arrangement of nuts of fastening of the block of fuses in a niche for feet of the passenger
Fuses are placed in the block of safety locks located on the right side in a niche for feet of the forward passenger (fig. 18–8 see).
Always replace a safety lock with other safety lock of the same capacity. On each safety lock the size of a protected current is specified. Never replace a safety lock more than once, without having defined its reason перегорания.
Fig. 18–1. Visual check of an integrity of a safety lock
If the safety lock has fused, means, the conductor connecting contacts of a safety lock, is broken off (fig. 18–1) see.
Fig. 18–2. Use of tweezers for safety lock removal
To take out a safety lock from a socket, take advantage of tweezers (fig. 18–2). The wire in the fused safety lock is broken off.
Establish the new safety lock calculated on the same size of a current. On an underside of each safety lock the size of a protected current is specified. Besides, colour of the case of a safety lock corresponds to size of a protected current.
Current strength, And Colour
5 Light brown
15 Dark blue
If the established safety lock again has fused, check up the electric chain protected by a safety lock.
At all do not replace a safety lock with a wire crosspiece as the car electric equipment can be seriously damaged.