Types of automotive fuses

Blade Fuses


This type is the most common in cars. There are six varieties: Micro2, Micro3, LP-mini (low-profile mini), Mini, Regular (ATO) and Maxi.Blade Fuses

Cartridge Fuses

Provide increased time delay and low voltage drop to protect high current circuits and handle inrush currents.Cartridge Fuses

PAL Fuses

The PAL short and long-legged fuse cartridges are designed for straight leg slot or bolt down fixing.PAL Fuses

Circuit Breakers

Unlike a fuse, which operates once and then must be replaced, a circuit breaker can be reset (either manually or automatically) to resume normal operation.Circuit Breakers

High Current Fuses

Used for high current wiring protection.High Current Fuses

Fuse marking

Each fuse contains numbers that indicate the voltage (V) and amperage measured in amperes (A), above which fuses blow out. Each rated current value has its case color. The table below shows the correspondence of the color of the fuse to its rating.

Colors of the fuses

Please note that the color tone may vary, and not all existing fuses are shown in the table.

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