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Dave, Leicestershire

Citroen DS3

temp gauge went into red and cooling fan came straight on with daughters car she had it diagnosed that it was temp sensor and thermostat fault so (original 4 pin connector citroen one) i changed the thermostat housing with external temp sensor on (from andrew pages parts) and modified wiring loom from citroen 4 pin split into two 2 pin connectors but comes straight up with the same fault does ecu have to reset by diagnostics at all or does it have to be run for a little while for it to reset itself, with many thanks

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Have you managed to fix it yet? I have had same problem & changed coolant sensor and thermostat housing but still faulty. Been told it may be because i did not use an original citroen part!! Ian from Derbyshire

Have you managed to fix it yet? I have had same problem & changed coolant sensor and thermostat housing but still faulty. Been told it may be because i did not use an original citroen part!! Ian from Derbyshire

Have you managed to fix it yet? I have had same problem & changed coolant sensor and thermostat housing but still faulty. Been told it may be because i did not use an original citroen part!! Ian from Derbyshire

Submitted: 10/04/2016 10:36:05 | ID: 130184

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Sharon Costello, England

Citroen C3 2005

There is white smoke coming out of my Citroen C3`s exhaust and the car is overheating. Does anyone know what the problem could be?

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Sounds like the head gasket is leaking letting water into the combustion chamber it checked asap Bob from Essex

Submitted: 16/12/2013 14:21:23 | ID: 59393

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Lillian milner, Hartlepool

Citroen C3 Picasso

Does a citreo c3 Picasso have a chamber to top up power assisted fluid ?? If so where is it located thanks Lillian milner

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No it's a sealed pump Gary Beale from Merseyside

Submitted: 21/04/2016 17:57:58 | ID: 130665

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Steve Slater, Devon

Citroen C3 Picasso 2010

I can hear an obvious water sloshing sound coming from under the the front foot wells of my Citroen C3 Picasso when cornering. The foot wells are damp but not full of water. The doors have been investigated by my dealership and are dry. Any suggestions? (16v HDI)

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Check the scuttles under the bonnet beneath the wind screen, mine had filled up with leaves and the water entered the car in the footwells Bob Quilliam from England

Flip the bonnet, there is a plastic grill on the drivers side about 4 inches below the window wiper. I unclipped this and sponged out the rain water, which had gathered in the bulkhead by the shock absorber. There is a rubber grommet on the wheel arch that was full of dead leaves, I unblocked it and that was it sorted. Mark Aitken from England

There are drains at both sides. The drivers side is easy to get to, the passenger side (uk) is a bit trickier because you need to remove wiper arms. The drains fill up with leaves and need emptying every 2 to 3 years. The scuttle will hold over a gallon of rainwater which makes alot of noise when it moves from side to side. James Richard Anderson from Nottinghamshire

I have a C3 Picasso VTR 1600 60 plate,the water sloshing sound has been bugging me for a while,thought it sounded like the cills were full of water and am grateful for the suggestions from Mark,Bob & James ....will try to resolve with these tips ,thanks guys Peter Allen from Norfolk

Submitted: 04/01/2013 11:11:14 | ID: 66900

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tony, Kent

Citroen Relay

I would like to source information on fuses and relay locations if possible been trying to find a manual

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hi iv got the same problome i cant find relay for indicaters any ideas please did find the one on yours my van is 2001 and 2.8 diesel indicaters packed in jimmy from Clackmannanshire

Cit Relay 2006 onwards - two places where the fuses and relays are fitted to Cit Relay.. first is under right side of driver's dash panel.. two screws hold a small panel that houses most of the small fuses and relays. the other location is in the engine bay.. as you stand at the front of the van looking in.. look to the right of the engine and there's a cover about 10*10 inches.. a few screws hold it down.. lift and the large (Maxi) sized fuses and relays in there. (Jimmy I'll try and find out yours but it could be the same general locations.) R Evans from Caerphilly

Relay Mk2 pre 2006.. the fuse box is in the glovebox under a flap in the bottom of the box. There are more electrical connections inside the nearside wing R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 01/09/2015 11:56:52 | ID: 120622

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Grant, South Africa

Citroen C1

Where is the fuel filter of a Citroen C1 situated.

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Where is petrol fuel filter located on Citroen c1. 2004 Del tune from Bridgend

C1 diesel filter is fitted under the scuttle to the rear and right of the engine.. petrol.. I don't think there is one R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 07/08/2014 16:12:49 | ID: 101082

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Annabel fraser, Highland

Citroen C3 Picasso

My Picasso c3 10 plate boot opens when I start and switch off engine

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ive just bought a 9 month old c3 Picasso and have a similar problem.When I open the car either with the zapper or manually the boot opens. Not just unlocks but opens . Also when I open the door to get out the car the boot opens.so I am forever going round the back of the car to shut the boot. It will be going back under the warranty .will let you know the outcome Sue hester from Somerset

Hi ,same issue .what was the outcome Sue , please ? Seb from Inverclyde

Submitted: 06/02/2016 18:33:31 | ID: 127219

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ken thornr, North Somerset

Citroen C4 Grand Picasso

It wont come out of neutral, no warnings on the dash, starts up no problem - Any ideas? many thanks

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Had exactly this happen today while parallel parking. Stepped out but realised I'd boxed in the fellow behind me so jumped back in and... Stuck in neutral. Tried stopping and starting the engine. Tried all gear mode positions and flappy paddles. Nothing worked. But, understanding that all of this goes through and is governed by a computer now rather than any kind of direct mechanical connection, I performed a 'hard reboot' of the car (in much the same way one might do to a PC)... Popped the bonnet and unclipped the closest battery terminal (which had a fairly stiff push clip), counted to 10, then reclipped it. Worked just fine after that. Bob from Midlothian

Submitted: 09/04/2014 10:15:21 | ID: 93540

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nicola brigham, Tyne and Wear

Citroen C3 Picasso

The windscreen wipers on my Citroen C3 Picasso catches the bonnet when lifted. This has caused the paint to come off the edge on the bonnet. Is this a common problem on the model of car?

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Nicola, many vehicles are now fitted with wipers where the arms will strike the bonnet if you open them.. my wife's 10plate Clio does.. just have to be aware of it and be careful when changing blades. On some vehicles you can open the bonnet fully and lift the arms that way. It's not really a problem.. but a situation that needs awareness. R Evans from Caerphilly

The wipers will park vertically enabling you to lift them away from the screen without scraping the bonnet. Simply switch off the ignition, without removing the key, pull the wiper stalk downwards. To restore to normal position, press the stalk down again the next time you start the car. C3 Picasso owner Pete Skeldon from Cheshire

Submitted: 04/04/2016 21:50:45 | ID: 129945

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Col, Cumbria

Citroen Relay

Hi Citroen I'm struggling to find the fuse for the cigarette lighter and where the fuse box is, the booklet that's supplied from Citroen talks about three fuse boxes, the only fuse box I've found is just right of the steering wheel and none of the diagrams in the book match the fuse box itself! The mind boggles is the booklet just put together not expecting anyone to look at it. In the book it's fuse 44 and 20amp nothing is numbered and the diagram is nothing like what I've found.

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Col, the fusebox for most of the 'regular' fuses is where you found one.. under the right side of steering wheel... check them one by one until you come across a broken one.. there are/will be empty slots and maybe if all the fitted fuses are good, someone just took the cig lighter one out and left it out. You have another fusebox in the engine bay to the right side.. just to the right of the air filter box.. that will house relays and fuses of higher capacity and they'll be maxi fuses too... not your standard mini blades. It's not surprising that the booklet does not match the vehicle.. but I can't confirm mine's the same since I don't have a booklet.. lost by previous owner! Haven't encountered a third fusebox yet ! R Evans from Caerphilly

Thanks Col from Cumbria

Thanks Col from Cumbria

Submitted: 16/04/2016 08:15:01 | ID: 130445

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John, Northamptonshire

Citroen Relay

How long does it take to fit a water pump

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John, on the Mk3 Relay there are a number of variants and Citroen workshop can bill you for anything between 1.6hrs to 10.2 hrs for a water pump and seal replacement.. in situ.. a bit quicker if engine and gearbox removed but that it a massive task anyway.... on the Mk2 it's between 3.2 and 4.6hrs labour. Seems that there is a massive variation depending on exactly what variant you have. R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 20/04/2016 11:14:17 | ID: 130609

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Jim, Devon

Citroen Relay

Hi, hope somebody can help. The passenger's window started blowing fuses when it is closing and I have discovered that if somebody assists the window upwards with their hands whilst switching it closed, it doesn't blow a fuse. So I am assuming that the mechanism inside the door needs lubricating or cleaning, or both - but how do I get the door trim off to get to it? I'm frightened of breaking the plastics. It's a campervan so I need it to look good when I've finished!

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Jim, not a massive job but once you get all the panels off there is limited access to the runners but you can get to them.. screwdriver under the speaker panel cover.. prize it away from door then remove the three speaker screws and speaker.. unclip the speaker connector... thin screwdriver to prize off the small panel behind the door opening lever inside... thin screwdriver at the window switch on it rearmost end, prize it forwards and upwards, pull the switch up and out and disconnect the electric plug.. if you have remis door blinds, remove them.. then small screwdriver on the small corner panel prizing it upwards from its clips and remove. You now have access to the screws fixing the upper door plastic panel..undo and remove them.. tie it up or you'll have to remove the door lock mechanism connections (and don't really need to) then remove the bottom door glovebox four screws and remove the box. Using a card to protect the paintwork and a thin screwdriver (or the panel button removing tool if you have one) go round the door card popping the fixings and the card comes free... you may have polythene liner which you'll have to cut.. don't bother trying to remove it .. the fixing glue won't budge.. you should be able to see what you can of the mechanism. I'm looking to be on Exmouth front on Saturday in my Relay.. I can explain to you what to do. (Never been there before so don't ask me where on the front.. but I'll be in a 57 plate grey Relay van conversion) Tools needed.. hex screwdrivers, 10mm socket and phillips screwdriver.. and thin flat screwdriver to do the prizing R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 20/04/2016 14:28:11 | ID: 130615

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dave hughes, Southend-on-Sea

Citroen Relay

how to fit door mirror indicator

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Dave.. push the outer part of the large mirror forward to reveal the fixing screws.. undo and lens comes out R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 20/04/2016 08:45:04 | ID: 130604

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Jenny, Powys

Citroen C2

3 warning beeps keep coming on but no information comes up

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Thats the speed warning, you can set it to beep when crossing a certain speed, or turn of the warning... look it up in their manual Ayyash from Jordan

Submitted: 09/04/2016 13:50:08 | ID: 130156

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R Clark, Oxfordshire

Citroen Berlingo Multispace

Hi I have just fitted a new n/s drive shaft to my Berlingo now the abs warning comes on when driving, sometimes after 300 yard sometimes a mile or more, the sensor ring appears exactly as the old one, does sensor head distance from ring affect things? can see no adjustment for this. Thanks

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The slotted ring that passes the centre will be cracked almost certainly, its not an expensive job, around 20 quid , but you need to be v careful when fitting Steve dale from East Riding of Yorkshire

Submitted: 10/07/2015 08:44:57 | ID: 118282

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Liz jones, Northumberland

Citroen Xsara Picasso

My citroen xsara picasso keeps jumping out of second gear

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gear box kye from Derbyshire

Submitted: 16/04/2016 09:49:46 | ID: 130446

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rod yardley, West Midlands

Citroen Berlingo

Can anybody tell me if the wheel nuts are a left handed thread or right handed? on my Berlingo Van. Many Thanks.

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all the wheel nuts are right hand thread, with all citroens they get very tight, you should buy a long wheel brace for to get them off they can be bought fron any car shop for about £7 ALAN alan from Northumberland

Submitted: 19/04/2016 07:50:51 | ID: 130571

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bob, West Yorkshire

Citroen Relay

Hi. I have a water leak on passenger foot well so it almost certainly is the heater matrix. Is it possible to get to the matrix to change it without removing the complete dash. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks Bob.

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no Bob.. to remove the heater matrix is..well.. it's a pig.. you have to remove all the dash and the steering a good day's work for amateur mechanic.. not particularly complex.. but masses to do.. and work in the engine bay too for the water hose connectors. R Evans from Caerphilly

how have you concluded that it's almost certainly the matrix?... have you tasted the water?... seriously.. fingertip in the water and dab it on the tongue to see if it's sweet.. then you're more in the direction of coolant leak.. it may also be coloured fluid and pink, orange or green are some choices for coolant colouring. I have a Relay and found water under the plastic step in the passenger footwell... passenger door seal at fault. R Evans from Caerphilly

The water is on on the floor immediately below the the matrix where the passengers feet rest. It is redish/pinkish colour as is the anti freeze I use. Also I am having to top the coolant every day by 2/3 litres although only a cup full appears on the floor. Plus with the heater fan on full it only blows cold air or very slightly warm. bob from West Yorkshire

ok.. that's fair enough. Send me an email to fb1051 at sky dot com and include your vehicle's chassis number.. I'll send you what I can from the Citroen workshop manual for the work you'll need to do R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 17/04/2016 11:48:50 | ID: 130488

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sharen, Tyne and Wear

Citroen Relay

can you remove the parcel shelf ?

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yes you can but you'll need new headlining.. I did write a huge response but I think this site is playing up today.. didn't save it. R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 17/04/2016 14:19:54 | ID: 130493

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sharen, Tyne and Wear

Citroen Relay

hi,,can the parcel shelf support be removed from my citreon relay , its a 2008

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citroen relay parcel shelf removal sharen from Tyne and Wear

citroen relay parcel shelf removal sharen from Tyne and Wear

Submitted: 17/04/2016 14:12:40 | ID: 130490

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adam fenton, Stoke-on-Trent

Citroen C-Crosser

I HAVE A RATTLING NOISE FROM THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT WHEN TURRING THE ENGINE OF,CAN YOU TELL ME WHAT IT COULD BE.MANY THANKS.

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I have the same The dealer says its the double clutch vibrating after the engine turns off. If you make more rpm when turning of the engine its gone. Its no fault bmw has it as well Gideon Neerhout from Sweden

Submitted: 05/04/2016 15:52:06 | ID: 129979

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susan tysoe, Northamptonshire

Citroen Xsara Picasso

does this car have a clutch cable?

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Susan, your car should have a clutch cable and depending on your exact setup the Citroen part number could be any one of the following: 2150-AS, 2150-AT, E074366 or E074384. According to Citroen workshop docs there is no cable or pedal adjustment possible. In any event Citroen with invoice you for 0.7 or 0.8 of an hour to change the cable in situ. R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 15/04/2016 21:39:47 | ID: 130437

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Mike dennehy, Kerry

Citroen Berlingo

Alarm type noise stays on when key is turned. Stats on when started. No warning lights come on to indicate problem

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Hi Mike, Sorry this isn`t a solution! I (and a colleague) have been having the same problem with our 16 plate Berlingo vans, the Citroen franchise in Plymouth don`t have a clue what the solution is! Hopefully someone on here can help. Cheers, Clive Clive Gavin from Devon

Submitted: 12/04/2016 12:57:58 | ID: 130282

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Dan, Surrey

Citroen Relay

Citroen Relay 2.2 lwb high roof diesel van Can anyone help please....... Interior cabin and load space lights not functioning! checked all fuses and bulbs but NOT the relays... any advice would be much appreciated. thankyou. Dan.

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Have you checked that there is power getting to any of the light components? if the lights themselves are faulty I have two rear cabin lights fittings taken out of mine when I did conversion.. £20 (for both) plus P&P (fb1051 at btinternet dot com) R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 14/04/2016 13:32:04 | ID: 130377

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Roy Longley, West Yorkshire

Citroen C3 Picasso

2012 Citroen C3 Picasso Diesel. How do I use the adjusters to change the headlights for right hand drive? Thankyou.

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Roy, is your car left hand drive and you've imported it or is it right hand drive and you want to take it abroad and drive on the right??? If it's the first.. you can't use the adjusters to adjust for UK use... the beams are deflected differently and you'll have to replace the headlamp units. If it's the second.. just get stick-on patches that block out the elevation in the beam.. it complies with legislation abroad and a kit will show how how and where to apply the patches. Kits are cheap enough on 'popular auction site' R Evans from Caerphilly

Thankyou for the reply.Its a right hand drive car which i am taking to France on holiday. I know about the stick-on plastic diverters but I believe this model has adjustable headlamps. any advice on that? Roy Longley from West Yorkshire

Hi Roy.. yes it does have adjustable headlamps but not to help you convert for driving on the right... the way in which headlamp beams are deflected is different for right hand drives as it is for LHD... it is the beam pattern that is the issue... in UK the beam pattern from right to left is flat, then a slight angle adjusting the beam upwards.. in order to better illuminate the left side of the road... driving on the right, it is this raise in beam pattern that causes dazzle to oncoming vehicles and that's is all you need to get rid of.. patches simply block out that part of the beam. The beam deflection takes place inside the lamp and if you look at the shiny bits you'll see different angles for reflection.. you can't adjust that.. what you CAN adjust is the height of the beam ahead of you and this is intended to be able to lower the beam if you have a full load, say, of passengers or are carrying heave kit in the boot.. it won't help you in France. I have a Cit Relay (campervan conversion) and it spends more time on French roads than UK roads.. all I've done is apply two strips of black insulating tape on the outer lens to stop that part of the beam.. to work out where it goes generally just look into the lens from the front. at bulb height.. and the part of the lens that needs to be covered in most cases is between 6 and 9 o'clock from the centre of the bulb.. mine works fine and there's still plenty of light coming out. Cheap fix and legally compliant. R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 07/04/2016 11:19:37 | ID: 130056

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margaret, Ireland

Citroen C1

my car was making a strange noise on the way home yesterday.On trying to start it last evening it wouldn't start.It made a click and then nothing..all lights etc are working on dash...tried to jump start and still nothing. The manual door locks and boot are dodgy a while now...i'm wondering if its the same thing with the ignition???

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Margaret, I am more likely to suggest firstly that the earthing straps are checked, but have the starter motor looked at. There could be an electrical issue causing it but I not inclined to think that your doorlock issue is linked to the starting problem.. the strange noise sounds more like a mechanical problem developing and then failure of the starter. R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 13/04/2016 10:23:15 | ID: 130329

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stevi, Stirling

Citroen Nemo

hi folks, my nemo van 10 plate has just cut out and says fuel cut out unavailable. anyone know where the reset button is or any other way to reset this. many thanks in advance

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Hi, don't quote me on this, but there is supposed to be a rest button or something under or behind the glove compartment or something? In the event of an accident it is supposed to switch off the fuel pump? Chalkiepete from Greater London

Ignore my last message! I found the answer to your question. ( I hope this of some use to others) If you have the user manual, Turn to page 114. It says REACTIVATING THE DEACTIVATED FUEL CIRCUIT - with the ignition key in position STOP, turn the key to RUNNING, - move the indicator stalk all the way upwards, - put the indicator stalk back to centre - move the indicator stalk all the way downwards, - put the stalk back to the centre position again, - move the stalk upwards again, - put the stalk back to the centre again, - put the stalk all the way downwards again, - put it back to the centre again, Now finally turn the ignition key back to the STOP position. Chalkiepete from Greater London

Submitted: 26/03/2016 13:08:04 | ID: 129495

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Ross Maitland, Berkshire

Citroen Nemo

Can someone please tell me where the fuse board is for the drivers side electric window and which rating it is? Many Thanks Ross

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Have the same problem with a 2011 Nemo the Driver side Window stopped working and I can't find which fuse it is Can anyone help Nigel Hodgins from County Fermanagh

Hi the fuse board is under the bonnet on the passenger side in a black box Tom Palfrey from Bristol

There is another fuse box under the steering wheel, but it's behind the panel which has three large screw heads, which I used my ignition key to undo instead of a screw driver. Chalkiepete from Greater London

Submitted: 01/02/2016 11:45:07 | ID: 126990

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Leidy, Belgium

Citroen C3

Hello, My left rear reverse light doesn't work, only the right one. I've heard that there's only one in this model and that this is normal...is this true? Thanks!

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Leidy, c'est vrai.. il y a seulement une lumière du renversement sur beaucoup de plus petites voitures. examinez la lentille et vous verrez il n'y a aucune place pour une ampoule. True, there is only one reversing light on many smaller cars. look into the lens and you'll see there is no place for a bulb. R Evans from Caerphilly

Thanks a lot!!i was about getting crazy and to go to argue with the seller! Merci beaucoup!! j'etais en train de me casser la tete et d'aller me battre avec le vendeur! Leidy from Belgium

Submitted: 12/04/2016 11:23:08 | ID: 130278

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Anne Linton, Aberdeenshire

Citroen C2

The battery light is flashing on my C2 and it wont start, but the battery is turning the engine well? is it immobilised and how do I unlock it?

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I have the same problem. SOS Sydney Alfred from South Africa

Submitted: 22/06/2014 11:02:38 | ID: 98223

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Mrs Jackie Barnes, Hampshire

Citroen Xsara Picasso

I have a Citreon Xsara Picasson Excl 92 first registered 30.4.1007 I have a warning showing on dash of inactive overspeed warning...what does this mean?

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Citroen incorporated electronic gadgetry into their ecu programming that can be used to warn the driver of excess speed and you can set the speed it advises you. there's also a speed limit that can be programmed to prevent the vehicle going over speed.. usually set at about 74mph if used... it is not activated on all vehicles.. but why it's telling you that it's not active.. dunno, unless it's in a scrolling menu. R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 10/04/2016 13:21:35 | ID: 130191

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Dave Davison, Yorkshire

Citroen C5 Estate 2009

I have a Citroen C5 Estate. The electronic parking brake faulty light, anti roll back faulty light and orange service lights keep coming on. All come on at the same time, all are intermittent and totally random. My parking brake and anti roll back work though so I`m guessing it must be something electrical. I`ve looked on this site and people say change fuses. Simple right? Wrong. I looked in my handbook for the electronic parking brake fuse and it says it`s under the battery cover, but I can`t for the life of me find this fuse box. It`s just not where the handbook says it is. Has anybody got any idea where it is? Cheers. (exclusive)

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on my citroen c5 2009 changing the battery solved this problem.try it. good day david shapira from Israel

Submitted: 15/03/2013 14:11:47 | ID: 91701

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Dr JOHN RICHARD HARDING, Gwent

Citroen Nemo

Heater/ventilator control for selecting whether air is directed to windscreen, interior or footwell won't turn fully, jams after limited rotation making it impossible to select windscreen. Please can you tell me how to fix this? Thanks!

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Dr Harding, this is a common occurrence in many vehicles with a rotational dial selector.. the cables that link from the rotor to the heater blower fins either get snagged, bend, break or get dislodged from their coupling. Unfortunately, it can be a difficult and time consuming matter to remove the necessary dashboard components to enable sufficient access to those cables. I have the same issue on my Citroen van.. though the dial works smoothly, it does not open the vent to the feet, even when on the correct settings.. however, in my case, I appreciate the volume of work involved to correct this and for the time being will effectively put a plaster on it until I need to do surgery !! In your case, I'd suggest a mechanic to do the work, but plan for the vehicle to be out of action for at least a day. R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 08/04/2016 14:22:46 | ID: 130115

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mark, Oxfordshire

Citroen Xsara Picasso

when i put the key in to start the car, nothing happens, all the lights are on and bright, this does not happen all the time.

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Occasional electrical failures are the most difficult to diagnose Mark.. but first things I'd be looking at to check... earthing contacts are not corroded and are good, in particular the main earthing straps from engine/starter to the bodywork.. then look for a loose connection in smaller leads. You might have a faulty ignition switch or a faulty starter motor but I'd be looking first (because it costs nothing) at the wiring connectors and connections. R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 08/04/2016 15:28:18 | ID: 130117

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edward winsor, Cardiff

Citroen C4 Picasso

my abs esp ato brake fault servis light comes on athter about 15 /20 mins of driving on my 2007 c4 picasso eny imfo on this ?

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You have a potential safety issue that needs to be sorted.. and if your mechanical knowledge is as good as your grammar I'd take it to a garage to fix. R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 08/04/2016 16:23:39 | ID: 130118

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andy, Cornwall

Citroen Berlingo

Hi All, when driving my Berlingo van there is a slight shudder which only happens at low speeds and not all the time any ideas what the problem could be, its serviced every 10k and had most things replaced... Many thanks andy

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Andy, if the shudder happens on acceleration but not otherwise you could have first signs of wear or contamination in clutch and flywheel.. When it gets worse, the whole of the front of the van can shake quite violently from side to side R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 08/04/2016 18:58:12 | ID: 130127

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Michele, Merseyside

Citroen C3

Engine management light is on and message saying fuel anti pollution faulty also drive is juddering and loss of power but has not yet stalled also the fan stays on yet temperature gauge is normal , any ideas what this issue is please

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This happened to me today too!! Really worried about what could be wrong, and frightened to drive the car now!! Emily Walden from Kent

please help!! Emily Walden from Kent

please help!! Emily Walden from Kent

Submitted: 17/03/2016 05:48:53 | ID: 129113

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Mike, North Somerset

Citroen Relay

Hi, 2 weeks ago i had my van serviced, (with oil change), in the last couple of days I've noticed the rev counter flicks round when i start the engine ? its ok when running, also when on motorway the temp gauge is a bit eratic. i checked the oil level which was about half full, so topped it up. while doing this i did notice what looks like a bit of an oil leak on the left side (high up) of the engine. could this leak cause these probs by getting on the belts? theres 90,000 miles on the clock, also I've booked in to have my cam belt, pulley and water pump done the week after next. any advice is much appreciated, thanks

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Citroen are renowned for dash display failures...could be that but not likely to be related to oil leak. Your relay shouldn't have cambelt... it's chain driven but due a change now anyway. You had service done a few weeks ago... the oil could be spillage from filling! R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 07/04/2016 22:55:40 | ID: 130093

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zoiemay89@gmail, Newport

Citroen C3 Pluriel

my roof and boot Dont open my radio goes off

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a series of switches that allow the activation of the boot and roof retraction.. could be any one of them gone that stops the process.. sadly.. it needs auto elec to find which one. Can't see it being related to the radio going off.. but there are many people who have this issue.. may be a sign that the radio unit is on the blink or it possibly could be general electrical issue.. French cars renowned for it, sadly... but get auto-lec to do some checks... can remove the head unit and manually power it it away from the car.. if it still goes off intermittently.. you know it's the unit and not the car's electrics. R Evans from Caerphilly

Submitted: 07/04/2016 14:50:49 | ID: 130066

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Ann Rawbone, Caerphilly

Citroen C3

info screen on dashbpard keeps telling me that foglamps,sidelamps,indicators etc faulty when they are not

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Likely to be a wiring issue, my partner had an 07 plate C3 auto, which had the same issue, It appeared to be the wiring connection was loose or faulty. Andy Mcluckie from East Ayrshire

Submitted: 30/03/2016 20:31:10 | ID: 129711

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