Citroen C3 Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss Problems

Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss Problems and faults
The injectors only open once and the car won't start

The engine just switched off while I was driving at about 40km/h. I thought it was my clutch balancing that turned it off, but to my surprise the car wouldn't start since then, but does turn over. I'v...

2009 Citroen C3 1.4i
Posted: Jun 14, 2021
Loss of power suddenly when driving. It’s an automatic C3 2017 reg. happen a couple of times recently.

Lose power suddenly when driving, no warning lights.

2017 Citroen C3 1.2 puretec flair
Posted: Sep 10, 2020
C3 Desire won't start

Car used yesterday with no issues. This morning, key fob wouldn't open door so used key. Tried to start car, absolutely nothing. No lights, no click from starter motor. All there is is the buzzer you...

2007 Citroen C3 Desire
Posted: Aug 10, 2020
Engine running rough

drove through deep water. now runniing rough had problem sorted 2 days later same again and engine fan runs on for 5mins after switched off.

2015 Citroen C3 c3 picasso excusive 1.6
Posted: May 3, 2020

the fan starts at the same time as the engine, the engine makes a different noise and has no power , the fan turns off after a few minutes after stopping the engine

2009 Citroen C3 1.4 vtr+
Posted: Apr 8, 2020
Lost of power won't start

I was on way home when out of no where my car lost power and the the power steering went really heavy so I pulled over and turned car off and now the car won't start. Any help would be really apprecia...

2010 Citroen C3 1.4 VTR+
Posted: Apr 24, 2019
Cruise Control

When pressing Cruise Control Button does not activate immediately will take 4/5 attempts to click in and also when travelling in cruise control will sometimes click out.

2012 Citroen C3
Posted: Dec 30, 2018
Sudden loss power

drives well sudden power loss sometimes difficult starting and lots white smoke then clears and works like swiss watch and then loss power and white smoke again??? have been told turbo problem h...

2003 Citroen C3 1.4 hdi
Posted: Mar 26, 2018
Wont start

i was on my way from work to home when all power on car and engine died.sometimes ignition lights comes on but as soon as i key to start all goes dead again and wont start

2006 Citroen C3 1.4
Posted: Oct 30, 2017
Can't clear eco mode

I have recently jst done gearbox transfer on my c3 all seemed good until I tried to turn engine over and am getting an eco mode warning light... I have tried to reset this threw grey fuse,, also reset...

2003 Citroen C3 1.4 petrol
Posted: Oct 24, 2017
Car start but wont Rev

I have change fuel pump,injectors but does not rev. Thanks for your trouble. could it be some kind of sensors?

2005 Citroen C3 1.1
Posted: Sep 29, 2017
Smoke from exhaust

I just bought the car privatley. I've had it serviced. It has smoke coming out (quite a lot) when i start it and it judders. This stops after a few minutes. It is a diesel car and has high mileage t...

2005 Citroen C3 1.6
Posted: Sep 28, 2017
Engine warning light Anti-pollution faulty

For the 11th time in 3 months I have started my car and the engine light has come on, the dash says anti-pollution faulty and the engine jutters and cuts out. Every time it has been 'fixed' the same t...

2010 Citroen C3 1.4
Posted: Jul 17, 2017
Total loss of power

The car cut out and briefly on the display it said something about pollution. It was diagnosed as a sensor problem. Garage changed a filter and all was ok for a couple of days, then it lost power and ...

2009 Citroen C3 1.6 diesel
Posted: May 7, 2016
C3 picassomissfire

My car has started to missfire when going up hill or over 50 mph on motorway I've had it to the best tune up guys but there are no faults showing up on the rolling road and code machines, has any one ...

2011 Citroen C3 1.6 hdi
Posted: Jul 5, 2015
Engine not functioning, loss of power

Very slow to move when in gear engine makes a sporadic vroom sound and when i accelerate it feels like there's a loss of power, help! It goes, but for how long?

2002 Citroen C3
Posted: Apr 21, 2015
No action turning ignition

Pulled over passenger window down to ask directions, then engine stopped. On trying to go again ignition key turning but nothing happens. Battery working ok (lights, locking ok) but window still down ...

2005 Citroen C3 Desire
Posted: Mar 14, 2015

anti theft problem, car will not start

2000 Citroen C3
Posted: Feb 19, 2015
Car starts but wont rev up

Went to start the car and it ticks over ok but when you apply acceleration pedal it just rumbles it doesn't cut out but just wont rev up

2002 Citroen C3 1.4 sx manual
Posted: Dec 7, 2014
Extreme judder

when i need to use the brakes at speeds over 35 mph the car judders violently from passenger side can feel it through the steering wheel only from near side but the braking is still as should be very...

2002 Citroen C3 1.4 hdi hatch
Posted: Nov 18, 2014
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