1969 VW Beetle, VW Electrical Components | JBugs The fuse box is the center of the electrical system in your VW. The fuse terminals for both the electrical contacts and the fuses can weaken or corrode over time. Our replacement fuse boxes and original European ceramic fuses will keep your 1969 VW Beetle powered up. Baywindow Fusebox Layout 68-69 models only use 8A fuses. Accessory means radio in most cases but can also mean gas heater in addition. Fresh air fans were mainly available on non-US models for defogging the front windshield.