Go Back   Club Lexus Forums > Lexus Model Forums > ES Models > ES300 and ES330
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?

Trunk Light Fuse Size

Reply
 
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 04-15-14, 05:49 PM   #1
johndrew
Driver School Candidate
Trader Score: (0)
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Ar
Posts: 5
Default Trunk Light Fuse Size

My trunk light on a Lexus ES300 has blown. I went to a auto store and they need the amp size. I took in the old fuse and they sold me a 3 amp and it blows them.

What size amp do I need? I can't find it in the owners manual. It is located on the top on the trunk (not the lid and about 6 inches from the lid edge and in the center
This ad is not displayed to registered members.
Register your free account today and become a member on Club Lexus!
johndrew is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-15-14, 06:30 PM   #2
PuReChaos
Pole Position
Trader Score: (0)
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: CA
Posts: 370
PuReIChaoS PuReIChaos
Default

You may want to include the year of your ES next time.

No circuit in the car runs on a 3 amp fuse. The lowest I believe is 5 amp.

If I'm remembering correctly, thats the dome fuse? If so its a 7.5 amp fuse.

I can look it up later to be sure but i'm pretty sure its on that circuit. You can check which fuse you pulled on the back of the coin drawer can't you? I think it also says that size there too but I could be remembering wrong.
PuReChaos is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-14, 06:33 AM   #3
johndrew
Driver School Candidate
Trader Score: (0)
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Ar
Posts: 5
Default

it is 1999. The fuse is a glass type about 1 inch long and in the trunk. I will try a 7.5 amp
johndrew is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-14, 08:20 AM   #4
Lexus2000
Lexus Champion
Trader Score: (0)
 
Lexus2000's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Alberta
Posts: 1,671
Default

Wait, are you talking about the "fuse" behind the trunk light cover? That's not a fuse but a lamp.
__________________

My cars: 2000 ES300 | 1990 Camry
Lexus2000 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-14, 02:50 PM   #5
PuReChaos
Pole Position
Trader Score: (0)
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: CA
Posts: 370
PuReIChaoS PuReIChaos
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Lexus2000 View Post
Wait, are you talking about the "fuse" behind the trunk light cover? That's not a fuse but a lamp.
I misunderstood you. Lexus2000 is correct. That's the light bulb.
PuReChaos is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-14, 03:54 PM   #6
johndrew
Driver School Candidate
Trader Score: (0)
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Ar
Posts: 5
Default

It has 3W on the "fuse" and looks like a fuse. It could be a lamp since the cover is missing
Lexus 1999 ES300
johndrew is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-14, 05:01 PM   #7
PuReChaos
Pole Position
Trader Score: (0)
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: CA
Posts: 370
PuReIChaoS PuReIChaos
Default

3W is 3 watts, fuse have a number on them only. The only fuse compartments on a 1999 es300 are the driver side fuse compartment and the engine fuse compartment.
PuReChaos is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-14, 05:01 PM
 
 
 
 
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Need help, engine check light stay on, and can not open trunk lid inside yixiao ES300 and ES330 2 07-14-14 08:16 AM
Trunk lid wont open sigers98 LS430 11 02-20-14 09:43 PM
Trunk Open light won't go off-alarm is annoying Skylane073 LS430 2 04-03-13 05:52 PM
WTB: 1998 White Trunk Lid & Right Front Fender ls400geek LS460 / 430 / 400 / 600h Classifieds 1 01-29-13 02:33 PM
Help Trunk Will Not Open with Key Fob or With Trunk Button erik535353 GS - Third Generation 2 10-09-11 05:08 PM


Tags
2000, es300, fuse, lexus, light, size, trunk

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:37 PM.

Join ClubLexus
Advertising


Copyright © 2000-2008 Internet Brands, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Terms of Use | JOBS


Get all contact info