Citroen Xantia

since 1993 of release

Repair and car operation

Citroen Xantia
+ Introduction
+ Operation manual
- Routine maintenance
   - Weekly checks
      Check of level of impellent oil
      Check of level of cooling liquid
      Check of level of liquid of washing of a windscreen
      Check of level of hydraulic liquid
      Check of a condition and pressure of a rating of tires
      Check of a condition of brushes of screen wipers
      Check of a condition of electric equipment
      Check of a condition of the storage battery
   + Routine maintenance of the car - petrol models
   + Routine maintenance of the car - diesel models
+ 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

Check of a condition of electric equipment


1. Make sure of serviceability of functioning of all external lighting and alarm devices, including a horn. In case of identification of refusals check a condition of the corresponding electric chains (see appropriate sections in Head Onboard electric equipment).

2. Make visual check of available electroconducting, its contact connections and intermediate clamps.

To check serviceability of functioning of stoplights and indexes of turns alone, adjust the car closely to a wall of garage and be guided on reflected lights.

3. Refusal of one of stoplights, indexes of turns or head headlights appears is connected with a peregoraniye of the corresponding lamp more often. Detailed information on replacement of lamps of lighting devices is stated in Head Onboard electric equipment. Single failure of both stoplights, most likely, will speak refusal of the foot brake of the sensor switch built in a pedal (address to Head Brake system).

4. At refusal more than one of indexes of turns / head headlights it is necessary to check a condition of the corresponding safety locks, and also electroconductings of chains protected by them (address to Head Onboard electric equipment). The main part of safety locks is collected in the assembly block established on the right under the dashboard of the car. The assembly block is equipped with a demountable cover.

5. By means of the special adaptation made of plastic and fixed on a cover of the assembly block, take a suspected safety lock from the nest and attentively study its condition. It is necessary to replace the beaten-out safety lock corresponding to it on a current. Let's notice that simple replacement of a safety lock not always it appears enough for situation correction, - it is necessary to try to reveal and eliminate the reason of an overload of a chain (address to Head Onboard electric equipment).