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Audi A5 F5 (2016 – ) – Fuse Box Location and Fuses List

November 26, 2018 in Audi A5, Audi A5 F5 (2016 - ) by admin

The Audi A5 F5, Audi A5 F5 Cabrio and Audi A5 F5 Sportback (2016 – ) have 4 fuse boxes location. Two on the driver’s and passenger footwell under the footrest, other on dashboard driver side and one in the lugage compartment – Scroll down to see how to access them and the fuses list.



1- Fuse box on Driver footwell / Front passenger footwell

To access the fuse box located on footwell under the footrest (left-hand drive vehicle) or behind a cover (right-hand drive vehicle), remove the footrest or the corresponding cover, remove the clip from the rear side of the footrest A or the cover B. Reattach the footrest or the cover.

Audi A5 F5 Fuse Box Diagram – Driver footwell / Front passenger footwell

Driver Footwell

Front passenger Footwell


Fuse panel A (brown)

Number Electric equipment
2 Mass airflow sensor, camshaft adjustment
3 Exhaust doors, fuel injectors, radiator inlet
4 Vacuum pump, hot water pump, particulate sensor, biodiesel sensor
5 Brake light sensor
6 Engine valves
7 Heated oxygen sensor, mass airflow sensor
8 Water pump, high pressure pump, high pressure regulator valve
9 Hot water pump
10 Oil pressure sensor, oil temperature sensor
11 Clutch pedal position sensor
12 Engine valves
13 Radiator fan
14 Fuel injectors
15 Ignition coils
16 Fuel pump

Fuse panel B (red)

Number Electric equipment
1 Anti-theft alarm system
2 Engine control module
3 Lumbar support
4 Automatic transmission selector mechanism
5 Horn
6 Electromechanical parking brake
7 Gateway control module
8 Interior headliner lights
10 Airbag control module
11 Electronic Stabilization Control (ESC
12 Diagnostic connector, light/rain sensor
13 Climate control system
14 Right front door control module
15 A/C compressor

Fuse panel C (black)

Number Electric equipment
1 Front seat heating
2 Windshield wipers
3 Left head light electronics
4 Panorama glass roof/ sliding/tilting sunroof
5 Left front door control module
6 Sockets
7 Right rear door control module
9 Right headlight electronics
10 Windshield washer system/headlight washer system
11 Left rear door control module

Fuse panel D (black)

Number Electric equipment
1 Seat ventilation, rearview mirror, rear climate control system controls
2 Gateway, climate control system
3 Sound actuator/exhaust sound tuning
4 Clutch pedal position sensor
5 Engine start
8 Homelink
9 Adaptive cruise control
11 Video camera
12 Matrix LED headlight/right LED headlight
13 Matrix LED headlight/left LED headlight
14 Rear window wiper

Fuse panel E (red)

Number Electric equipment
1 Ignition coils
2 Natural gas tank valves
5 Engine mount
6 Automatic transmission
7 Instrument panel
8 Climate control system (blower)
10 Dynamic steering
11 Engine start

2- Fuse box on dashboard driver’s side

To access the fuse box located on the driver’s side of the dashboard, open the driver’s door and remove the fuse cover off the instrument panel using the ignition key or a screwdriver.

Audi A5 F5 Fuse Box Diagram – Dashboard driver’s side


Number Electric equipment
2 Telephone
4 Head-up display
5 Audi music interface
6 Front climate control system controls
7 Steering column lock
8 Infotainment system display
9 Instrument cluster
10 Infotainment unit
11 Light switch
12 Steering column electronics
14 Infotainment system
16 Steering wheel heating

3- Fuse box in the Luggage Compartment left

To access the fuse box located on the luggage compartment you should remove the left side trunk trim and open the fuse cover.

Audi A5 F5 Fuse Box Diagram – Fuse Box Diagram – Luggage Compartment left


Fuse Panel A (black)

Number Electric equipment
2 Windshield defroster
3 Windshield defroster
5 Suspension control
6 Automatic transmission
7 Rear window defogger
8 Rear seat heating
9 Tail lights
10 Left safety belt tensioner
11 Central locking
12 Electric luggage compartment lid

Fuse Panel C (brown)

Number Electric equipment
2 Telephone
3 Lumbar support
4 Audi side assist
12 Homelink
13 Rearview camera, peripheral cameras
14 Right tail lights
16 Right safety belt tensioner

Fuse Panel E (red)

Number Electric equipment
2 Sound-amplifier
3 AdBlue
5 Trailer hitch (right light)
7 Trailer hitch
8 Trailer hitch (left light)
9 Trailer hitch (socket)
10 Sport differential
11 Ad Blue

The instructions in this tutorial will work in the following model years:

Audi A5, Audi A5 Cabrio and Audi A5 Sportback:

2016, 2017 and 2018 – Audi A5 F5 Petrol (1.4 and 2.0 TFSI, S5), Diesel (2.0 and 3.0 TDI) and 2.0 TFSI MHEV Engines.

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How to replace remote fob battery in Audi A4, A5, Q7 and TT

December 22, 2017 in Audi A4, Audi A4 B9 (2015 - ), Audi A5, Audi A5 F5 (2016 - ), Audi Q7, Audi Q7 4M (2015 to 2018), Audi TT, Audi TT 8S (2014 - ) by admin

This tutorial explains how to replace the key fob battery in Audi A4 B9 (2017 and 2018), Audi A5 F5 (2018), Audi Q7 2nd Gen. 4M (2017 – 2018), Audi TT 8S (2016 – 2018) with key fob pictured below (smart key).

LED in the remote control key (arrow in image on right side)

– If you press a button briefly, the LED blinks once.
– If you press and hold a button (convenience opening/closing), the LED blinks several times.
– If the LED does not blink, the remote control key battery is dead. The message “Remote control key: replace
key battery” can also appear in the instrument cluster display. Replace the battery.

To replace remote fob battery you’ll need:

– new CR2032 3v battery (one battery)


In order to replace it, follow the steps:

Step 1: Press the release button (A) and remove the mechanical key from the remote control key.

Step 2: Press the release buttons (C) on the battery holder while pulling the battery holder out of the remote control key in the direction of the arrow.

Step 3: Re-install battery, and slide the battery holder carefully into the remote control key. Insert the mechanical key.

Battery orientation is with the (+) side down.

The instructions in this tutorial will work in the following model years:
– Audi A4 B9 2017 and 2018
– Audi A5 F5 2018
– Audi Q7 2nd Gen. 2017 and 2018
– Audi TT 8S 2016, 2017 and 2018