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Where is the fuse for cigarette lighter for BMW 2000 5 D series

Need to charge and or operate phone etc but lighter is not working, can't see a blown fuse and the exact fuse is not listed, fuses located in glove compartment. Help

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The lighters frequently burn out after a couple of years but you may still have power to the socket. Plug the charger in and check that the charge indicator light comes on. If it does your fine. If not you'll need to remove the socket and check the wires attached to it.

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