Page 277 of 356 pages for Buick ROADMASTER 1996 Owner Manual.
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
The wiring circuits in your 1.rehicie are protected from short circuits by a combination of fuses, circuit breakers and Fusihle thermal links. This greatly reduces: the chance of tires eat: sed by electrical problems.
Look at the silver-colored bend inside the fuse. if the band is hmken or melted, replace 1hr: fun-ts. Ec Hurt: you replace a bad fuse with a. new one of the identical sire and rating.
If you ever be we a problem on the road and don't have a spare Fuse. you can homiw one of that has the same amperage. Just pick some feature of your vehicle that you can get along without -- like the radio or cigarette lighter -- and use its lose. it' it. is the correct runperage.
Replace it as sotm at; you can.
There are two fuse blocks in your vehiclez the inslrurncnt panel fuse block and the engine compartment fuse block.
Instrument Panel Fuse Block
To gain access to this fuse block, remove the cover on the driver‘s side of the instrument panel. Ma ice sure to insert the tabs ﬁrst when replacing the cover.