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 hydraulic liquid LHM and the returnable filter


In hydraulic systems of the cars of mark Citroёn Xantia equipped with an active suspension bracket special mineral hydraulic liquid LHM of dark green colour is used. Use of a liquid of any other type is fraught with failure of rubber hoses and sealing cuffs of system. Store a stock of a hydraulic liquid in tightly closed container.


1. Remove and empty in drain capacity the tank of a hydraulic liquid (the Uniform hydraulic system see the Head).
2. Also merge a liquid from a hose of the high pressure connecting the central section of the tank with the hydraulic pump.

3. Release a clamp of fastening of two filters from below to the central section of the tank.

4. Take from the central section of the tank the rectangular filter.

5. Then develop in appropriate way and take the round filter.

6. Wash out filters and the tank pure gasoline. Dry components, in an ideal having blown their compressed air.

At use of compressed air do not forget to put on goggles!

7. Establish the washed out filters on the regular place in the central section of the tank, then establish the tank (the Uniform hydraulic system see the Head).
8. Fill in in the tank fresh hydraulic liquid LHM.
9. Fill with a liquid of a cavity of a hydraulic contour (the Uniform hydraulic system see the Head).
10. In summary check up liquid level, in case of need make corresponding updating (Weekly checks see).

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