Citroen Car Problems & Fixes

Citroen owner problems and repairs

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Replacing sidelamps (5W5) with led works but cause fault serv

I replaced first the front sidelights with led and rear sidelights (license plate lights). That worked well be it that there was an after glow after switching off the lights. But the fault error keeps...

2010 Citroen C3 1.4 Tdi
Posted: Nov 28, 2021
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Brake pedal went to floor once

brake pedal went to floor once, brakes ok since

2014 Citroen DS3 1.6 diesel
Posted: Nov 27, 2021
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SIDE LIGHT FAILURE H&S ISSUE

Side lights failed, while driving in the evening. No warning lights on dashboard. All other lights function properly. Headlights visible on the road, but totally unaware that the rear of the car was i...

2009 Citroen Xsara Picasso 1.6 HDI
Posted: Nov 25, 2021
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Sat nav failure , radio problems Eco doesn’t work

Radio reboots continually also sat nav fails. Has anybody got any suggestions to help. It seems it is a common problem. My car has only done 32000 miles.

2016 Citroen C4 Hdi blue 1-6 diesel
Posted: Nov 24, 2021
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Slight clunk going into 3rd gear 2009 c4 grand Picasso manual

Every time going into 3rd gear there is a slight grating either going up the gears or going down but only in 3rd

2009 Citroen C4 1.6hdi
Posted: Nov 23, 2021
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Heating problem

Temperature rise above 110 degrees. When I stop the car it cools down to 90 95 degrees only on long drive.Can someone suggest me.

2006 Citroen Berlingo 1.9
Posted: Nov 23, 2021
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Engine repair required! Looses power, changed plugs , changed fuel sensor still loosing power,it’s 1.6 petrol 14 plate, help please 🙂

The light comes on and the dash has the “engine repair required, we have used a coder and replaces the plugs, replaced the fuel sensor but it’s still happening !! Engine starts but no power ! Plea...

2014 Citroen DS3 1.6
Posted: Nov 22, 2021
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Whole centre screen keeps shutting off

Still happening. Did a reset work or is update required.

2015 Citroen DS3 1.2
Posted: Nov 21, 2021
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Engine started then shut down.

Started the engine on my DS3 (2013) engine ran for approx 3 mins then everything shut down with no warning. Engine will not restart everything on the dash is totally blank. Wipers & lights stay on but...

2013 Citroen DS3 1.6 soft top
Posted: Nov 21, 2021
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Engine turns over ok but does not fire up, although switched off the headlights and windscreen wipers come on

The dashboard lights all show correctly but when the key is turned the engine turns but does not fire and the headlights and windscreen wipers come on. If tried persistently the engine eventually fire...

2008 Citroen Berlingo M-SP VTR HD 75
Posted: Nov 20, 2021
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Auto gears don’t auto shift up when accelerating quickly

Whenever I accelerate quickly my auto gearbox refuses to change up gear. The only way to get it to change is to use the gear paddles. On the other hand if I accelerate slowly it changes up gear straig...

2008 Citroen C4 Exclusive HDI
Posted: Nov 20, 2021
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Engine fault light on then it's downhill from there..!!

Car won't pull away in drive accelerators to the floor but there's nothing no movement or sound, sometimes I move the steering wheel and it goes or I have to put it into neutral then back to drive som...

2015 Citroen C4 1.6
Posted: Nov 16, 2021
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Air box noise

The engine sounds like a throaty exhaust noise but does not come from the exhaust. I suspect some sort of air induction roar. Trapping down the filter lid improves it but does not eliminate the proble...

2003 Citroen Berlingo Multispace
Posted: Nov 15, 2021
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Engine smokes but then wont start

the engine starts runs slite hesitation smokes when reved stop it then wont start like its out of fuel

2062 Citroen DS3 16hdi
Posted: Nov 13, 2021
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Van will not start reg CK09ENH

Hi, I would appreciate some help, regarding the following……. I have a van that now won’t start. There was an intermittent fault where the van stopped and wouldn’t start, but would restart a...

2009 Citroen Berlingo 1.6hdi
Posted: Nov 13, 2021
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Radio has stopped working and it’s making a crackling sound

The radio just stopped working but every so often there is a crackling sound comes out from the speakers.

2019 Citroen DS3 1.6
Posted: Nov 9, 2021
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Mileage counter goes mad when i drive over 20mph

the van drives lovely but when I reach 20mph the mileage counter start displaying crazy numbers like 9999, 27.8mph and non stop displaying random numbers. the petrol icon also stopped displaying how m...

2019 Citroen Berlingo 1.2l petrol
Posted: Nov 7, 2021
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Clutch pedal is really high we have had a new clutch fitted and it’s still the same ?

Clutch pedal high even after new clutch fitted

2014 Citroen DS3 1.2 petrol
Posted: Nov 7, 2021
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Stiff gearchange

All of a sudden gear's are very stiff to change. No noises...no grinding...just not smooth and flowing.

2004 Citroen Xsara Picasso 1.6 manual
Posted: Nov 7, 2021
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WINDSCREEN WIPER INTERMITTENT PROBLEM.

Switch the front wiper on, working perfect. 5 minutes later, when I switch it on again not working. leave it switched on and driving, 10- 15 minutes time its re starting on its own. The flowing day ...

2008 Citroen C5 ESTATE
Posted: Nov 5, 2021
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