Citroen Xantia

Since 1993 of release

Repair and car operation

Citroen Xantia
+ Introduction
+ The operation manual
+ Routine maintenance
+ Engine repair
+ Systems of cooling, heating
+ The 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
   Care of components of a body and the car bottom
   Care of an upholstery and carpet coverings of salon
   Repair of insignificant damages кузовных panels
   Repair seriously damaged кузовных panels
   Removal and installation of a forward bumper
   Removal and installation of a back bumper
   Removal, installation and cowl adjustment
   Removal and installation drive a cable отпускания the cowl lock
   Removal and installation of locks of a cowl
   Removal, installation and adjustment of doors
   Removal and installation of panels of an internal upholstery of doors
   Removal and installation of door handles and lock components
   Removal and installation of regulators Glass lifts door windows
   Removal, installation and adjustment of a door of a back and its telescopic emphasis
   Removal and installation of components of the lock of a door of a back
   Removal and installation of components of the uniform lock
   Removal and installation of components of the electric drive door Glass lifts
   Removal and installation of door rear-view mirrors and accompanying components
   Windscreen, glass of a door of a back and the other fixed glasses - the general information
   The top hatch - the general information
   External кузовная furnish
   Removal and installation of seats
   Removal and installation of seat belts
   Removal and installation of elements of internal furnish of salon
   Removal and installation of the central console
   Removal and installation of the panel of devices
   Control кузовные the sizes
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Electric equipment schemes

External кузовная furnish

Decorative lattice of a radiator



1. Remove assemblages of forward indexes of turns (address to the Head the Onboard electric equipment).

2. Turn out two bottom screws of fastening of a lattice of a radiator (are located under indexes of turns).

3. Turn out two top screw or a clamp.

4. At a corresponding complete set turn out two forward fixing screws (through apertures from the forward party of the panel of a lattice) and remove a lattice.


Installation is made upside-down.

Protection of the bottom and wheel arches


1. For protection of the bottom surfaces of a body and a car frame various plastic boards and screens are used. Fastening of protective elements is carried out by means of screws and clamps which usually easily come to light at external survey of panels. Moving along the panel of a protective element, methodically turn out/release all fixture then the panel should act in film freely. Remember that some fixing clamps have a two-componental design. To remove such clamp it is necessary to take at first from it the central pin then the basic part of the case with lock hooks is already taken out. On some models protective panels fasten by means of rivets which should be drilled.

2. At assemblage replace left during dismantle out of operation plastic clamps and track reliability of fixing of the panel. Rivets are subject to replacement by definition.

Decorative strips and emblems

For this sort of fastening of finishing components the special sticky structure softened at heating is used. The element preliminary gets warm by means of the hair dryer, then the glutinous layer is cut by a thin knife. In view of high risk of damage of a paint and varnish covering at cutting of the softened glutinous layer, removal of elements of decorative furnish will charge most correctly to experts of car-care centre.

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