Modern vehicles are more and more pre-loaded with technology and although this brings us comfort, we regrettably as well undergo the down sides. Most of us are not comfortable with anything electrical on our Scion xB, let alone going near the fuses on it. In this article, we are going to try to help you to fix your fuse complications and especially to locate the power window fuse on your Scion xB. To do this, first, we are going to find out in which situations it can be important to change the window fuse of your Scion xB, then where the window fuse of your Scion xB is.


Why change the power window fuse on your Scion xB?

So let’s start our article on the location of the window lifter fuse of your Scion xB by the benefit of changing it. You might have the impression that your fuse is blown but you are not sure. Obviously, if you have complications with your motor vehicle window, if it is stuck, or the power window of your Scion xB no longer lifts , it is highly possible that the fuse is the cause. It is essential to know that a fuse acts as a security device to avoid any overvoltage on your Scion xB . It will be a resistor, of a filament, more or less thick, which will let pass a specific tension and which will break if the tension is too strong. Hence the fact that they are transparent, you can check them and examine that the filament is still intact with a basic visual check. Generally, you will want to change the fuse of the window lifter of an Scion xB when the power window no longer functions . If your battery is working properly, it may be the fuse that is the cause of your problem.

Where is the window winder fuse on Scion xB?

We will now look for the fuse in the power window of your Scion xB . It will very often blow if your window gets stuck. The fuse is in most cases a 30 amp fuse. We will help you find the power window fuse on your Scion xB .

Placement of the power window fuse of your Scion xB

We will first focus on the power window fuse on your Scion xB. For this you will have to go to the fuse box of your motor vehicle . If you can’t find it, take note that it is close to your steering wheel, you will find its exact location thanks to the manual of your Scion xB.

  • Browse the instruction manual on the cover of the fuse box to find the window fuse on your Scion xB , it should be noted as “power window”/”window lift control”.
  • Remove the fuse in question carefully with pliers and check the state of the filament.
  • If it is faulty, change it with a new fuse, in any other case you will have to verify the state of your Scion xB window lift motor, or the power cables.
  • After you change your motor vehicle window fuse, put it back together and test your windows.

How to proceed if the power window fuse on my Scion xB blows after changing?

Finally, we will now find out how to proceed if the window lift fuse of your Scion xB is blown after replacement . Here are a few points to check yourself if you are able to do it, in any other case take your car to your garage area.

  • Remove your door trim
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  • Verify to find out if your fuse blows when it is changed or when you operate your power window.
  • If it blows without you handling it, look for a short in the beam that handles this fuse
  • If the fuse only blows when you operate the window lifter, look for the short circuit in the power window motor unit and in the door trim

You now know how to find the window lift fuse of your motor vehicle , if you are in search of other fuses like the starter fuse on Scion xB, or the air conditioning fuse, don’t hesitate to consult our articles dedicated to these fuses.

If you wish more guides on the Scion xB, go to our Scion xB category.