This locks and unlocks the locks on the
vehicle and starts the engine.
REMOTE CONTROL BATTERY
If the diode flashes when one of the remote
control buttons is pressed, the battery must
Reference: CR 2032/3 volts.
Changing the remote control battery
- press the button to eject the key,
- turn the screw 1 from the closed padlock
to the open padlock using a screwdriver
with a thin tip, - use the screwdriver as a lever to extract
the battery holder housing 2 ,
- remove the housing and change the battery 3 observing the polarities,
- put the battery holder housing 2 back
inside the key and secure it by turning
the screw 1 .
There is a risk of damage if the
replacement battery does not conform.
Only use batteries which are identical or
of an equivalent type to those recommended
by a CITROËN dealer. Take used batteries
to an approved collection point.
Air filter and passenger
A clogged passenger compartment filter may
reduce the performance of the air conditioning
system and generate undesirable odours. The
replacement intervals for these components
are indicated in the servicing booklet.
Depending on the environment (dusty
atmosphere...) and the use of the vehicle
(urban driving...), change them twice as often
if necessary, refer to the "Under the bonnet"
section of chapter 7.
Have the level checked in accordance with
the manufacturer's servicing schedule. To check the main levels and certain
components, in accordance with the
manufacturer's servicing schedule, refer to
the pages of the servicing booklet which
correspond to your vehicle's engine.
Only use products recommended by
CITROËN or products of equivalent quality
In order to optimise the operation of units as
important as the braking circuit, CITROËN
selects and offers specific products.
In order to avoid damaging the electrical
units, high pressure washing to clean the
engine compartment is strictly prohibited.
Where the handbrake travel is too great
or there is a reduction in the performance
of the system, the handbrake should be
adjusted, even between services.
Have the system checked by a CITROËN
Bleeding the water contained in the
diesel filter If this warning light comes on,
bleed the filter, otherwise bleed
regularly each time the engine is
To evacuate the water, unscrew the bleed
screw or the water in diesel sensor, located
at the base of the filter. Operate until all
of the water has been drained out. Then
tighten the bleed screw or the water sensor.
HDi engines use advanced technology. All
work requires a special qualification which is
guaranteed by a CITROËN dealer.
At the start of winter, have your battery
checked by a CITROËN dealer. Brake pads
Brake pad wear depends on the style of
driving, in particular for vehicles which are
used in town, over short distances. It may
be necessary to check the thickness of the
pads, even between services.
Unless there is a leak on the circuit, a drop
in the brake fluid level indicates that the
brake pads are worn.
Brake disc/drum wear status
For any information relating to checking
the brake disc/drum wear status, contact a
CITROËN dealer. Oil filter
Change the filter regularly, in accordance
with the servicing schedule.