Fuse Box location on a '95 - '04 BMW 530i
The main function fuse box is in the top part of the open glove box. There should be a fuse code card in there as well.
I did not know of the glove box one, or of the ones below when I made this video. In front of the battery behind the white cover, glove box, under passenger seat, under passenger microfilter box.
Took the car to the BMW dealer for a routine check-up (valve cover oil leakage + messed-up computer screen messages + engine starting difficulties + scheduled maintenance LEVEL II) and they came back with a repair estimate of over $9,000 (Sundry items + transmission replacement)! Is there a way anyone can explain, let alone justify, that a 2004 BMW 530i with less than 52K very carefully-driven miles (only one very minor body dent) should need...