Citroen Xantia

since 1993 of release

Repair and car operation

Citroen Xantia
- Introduction
   Citroёn Xantia cars - the summary
   Acquisition of spare parts and identification numbers of the car
   Technology of performance of repair procedures
   Tools and workplace equipment
   Operations procedure in extreme situations
   Poddomkrachivaniye and towage
   Change of wheels
   Engine start from an auxiliary source
   Identification of leaks
   Preparation of the car for checkup
   Diagnostics of malfunctions of knots and car systems
   Features of traffic regulations of the countries of Europe
+ Operation manual
+ Routine maintenance
+ engine Repair
+ Systems of cooling, heating
+ Power supply system and release
+ engine Electric equipment
+ Coupling
+ Transmission
+ Power shafts
+ Uniform hydraulic system
+ Brake system
+ Running gear and steering
+ Body and salon furnish
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ electric equipment Schemes

Change of wheels

Location of a spare wheel and working tools can change, depending on a car complete set, however the general order of performance of procedure remains identical to all models of cars of the Citroёn Xantia brand.


• At a puncture of a wheel try to stop the car as soon as possible.
• Park the car away from the carriageway on an equal horizontal platform, whenever possible with a firm covering.
• In case of need turn on the alarm system and expose on the carriageway before a parking place warning triangle.
• Cock the parking brake and switch transmission to the first or reverse gear (RKPP), or in the situation "R" (AT).
• Prop up protivootkatny boots a wheel located on a diagonals from a subject to replacement (as a last resort, pair of wooden wedges or stones of sufficient size will approach).
• Start the engine and transfer a control lever a hydropneumatic drive of a suspension bracket to the situation corresponding to the maximum size of a road gleam.
• In case of a soft covering of a platform enclose under a jack heel something like a piece of a firm board for loading distribution.

Order of performance of procedure

Location of a ballonny key in a back part of a luggage compartment

Weakening of a bolt of an assembly bracket of fastening of a spare wheel

Extraction of a spare wheel from an assembly bracket

It is necessary to transfer a control lever of a hydropneumatic drive of an active suspension bracket to the situation corresponding to the maximum road gleam

Weakening of bolts of fastening of a wheel

The jack is stored in a disk of a spare wheel

The head of a jack should be got in specially strengthened point of a threshold

Raising of a jack it is necessary to achieve, that the wheel subject to replacement completely came off the earth

Otdavaniye of wheel bolts and removal of a decorative cap

At installation of a spare wheel track hit of directing pins of a nave in reciprocal openings in a rim

The tightening of wheel bolts should be made by means of a dinamometrichesky natural observance of demanded efforts

In summary

• Take from under wheels protivootkatny boots.
• Lay on regular places the tool and the failed wheel.
• Check pressure of a rating of a spare wheel. In the absence of near at hand exact manometer on slow speed adjust the car for check to the next car repair shop where this check can be made.
• At the first possibility give the punctured wheel for repair to a shinomontazhny workshop.