Citroen Xantia

Since 1993 of release

Repair and car operation

Citroen Xantia
+ Introduction
+ The operation manual
- Routine maintenance
   + Weekly checks
   - Car routine maintenance - petrol models
      Regular service
      Replacement of impellent oil and the oil filter
      Check of a condition of hoses, and revealing of sources of leaks
      Check of adjustment of coupling
      Check of level ATF
      Suspension bracket and steering drive
      Check of a condition of protective covers of power shafts
      Reading of memory of the block of self-diagnostics
      Replacement of the dust removal filter (model with К/В)
      Check of a condition of a coolant of a central air of air
      Replacement of spark plugs
      Check of a condition of system of ignition
      Check and adjustment of turns and quality of a mix of idling
      Check of serviceability of functioning of systems of decrease in toxicity of the fulfilled gases
      Check of a condition and replacement of a belt of a drive of auxiliary units
      Greasing of the mechanism of a drive of deenergizing of coupling
      Condition check колодок brake mechanisms of forward and back wheels
      Check of serviceability of functioning and adjustment of a lay brake
      Trial runs
      Replacement трансмиссионной liquids АТ
      Greasing of locks and loops
      Replacement of a filtering element of an air cleaner
      Level check трансмиссионного oils (models with РКПП)
      Replacement of the fuel filter
      Replacement of hydraulic liquid LHM and the returnable filter
      Check of a condition of brake supports, disks and hydraulic hoses
      Replacement of a belt of drive ГРМ
      Replacement of a cooling liquid
   + Car routine maintenance - diesel models
+ 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
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Electric equipment schemes

Replacement of the fuel filter


Remember necessity of observance of measures of fire safety at service of components of the power supply system!


1. The fuel filter is located under the bottom in a back part of the car and fixed by a collar on the right wall of a fuel tank. For the purpose of providing of access to the filter cock a lay brake, then поддомкратьте a back of the car and establish it on props.
2. Dump pressure in the power supply system (the Power supply system - petrol models see).

3. Having released the screw, ослабьте a collar of fastening of the filter.

4. Remember an adjusting direction of the arrow put on the case of the filter, then release fixing collars and disconnect from the filter fuel hoses.

It will be reasonable to replace collars of spring or braided type more practical worm or screw.

5. Remove the filter from the car. Remember that in the removed filter there is a fuel quantity that does its easily ignited at contact to open fire.

6. Connect fuel hoses to the new filter. Track correctness of orientation of the filter an obligatory order to the relation to a direction of a stream of fuel. Strongly tighten collars of fastening of hoses on filter unions.

7. Fill the filter in a fixing collar and strongly tighten the coupling screw of the last.

8. Start the engine and check up the filter on presence of signs of leaks. Lower the car on the earth.

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