Citroen C3 Battery Problems

Problems mentioning the Battery on the Citroen C3

Common problem symptoms associated with the Battery

The problems listed below are submitted by Citroen C3 owners and all mention the Battery

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Plip light is spent

When I start the car it tells me that the plip battery is spent what is this?

2005 Citroen C3 1.6
Posted: Apr 8, 2010
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Power steering heavy & speedometer staying @ 0

The car was working this afternoon, then tonight, the steering was very heavy @ the speedometer is light up but wont mov...

2003 Citroen C3 HDI SX
Posted: Oct 16, 2010
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Battery

the battery went flat an when i jumped started it the revs were very high, after a few seconds they came down but the ca...

2002 Citroen C3 1.2
Posted: Dec 7, 2010
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Rough running

On starting the engine runs rough until above 2000rpm + the multi function display beeps and says "Anti pollution fault"...

2006 Citroen C3 1.6 VTR
Posted: Apr 26, 2011
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Car won't move in gear

i was driving to my mums when i stopped at a junction and went to pull off revs went up but car didnt move hardly now wh...

2003 Citroen C3
Posted: Sep 19, 2011
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Onboard computer lists of a list bogus problems:

On starting car computer display lists a number of faults, beeps etc....ABS brake fault, pollution, light sensor etc ......

2004 Citroen C3 1.6 diesel
Posted: Oct 19, 2011
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Power steering

my car was stood for about a month without being started. when i did start it the power steering was not working, i was ...

2003 Citroen C3 1.4 deisel
Posted: Nov 30, 2011
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Gets stuck in gear then doesn't restart for up to an hour

Hi this car is an automatic with gear paddles also, and has had this problem for a year when you drive the display sudde...

2003 Citroen C3
Posted: Mar 26, 2012
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Immobiliser / Wont start

Hi, I started having intermitent problems with the car deciding not to start, then starting after I had reset the key. ...

2004 Citroen C3 1.8 Automatic
Posted: Aug 29, 2012
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Tempreture gauge and power steering and speed clock problem

I was driving to the coast when my speed gauge just fell to 0 and with that my power steering wasnt working. When i get ...

2003 Citroen C3 1.4
Posted: Jan 9, 2013
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Outside Temperature Indicater indicates wrong value

Hi, Since two weeks from now, the outside temperature indicator (my gf's car)suddenly indicates almost 7'C less than it...

2010 Citroen C3
Posted: Mar 1, 2013
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Stuck in Park with S & Snowflake symbols on the dashboard.

The AA attended and unhooked the battery for 15 mins. the fault was still there.

2003 Citroen C3 LX
Posted: Feb 17, 2014
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A strange screen error, while driving

While driving, it is occurred an error like in video Speed : 0 km/h snow-sport mode: blinking fuel: empty handbrak...

2003 Citroen C3 1.4i
Posted: Feb 22, 2014
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Electrical Problems?

My car had a sudden issue where the power steering went and the battery light and air bag light came on. Since this happ...

2005 Citroen C3 1.4 Manual
Posted: Jan 20, 2015
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No action turning ignition

Pulled over passenger window down to ask directions, then engine stopped. On trying to go again ignition key turning but...

2005 Citroen C3 Desire
Posted: Mar 14, 2015
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Idling high

The car is idling high and the idling keep on going high and low

2006 Citroen C3 1.4
Posted: Aug 16, 2015
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Doors do not open

hi my passenger front and both rear doors will not open from the inside or out side, i have tried reseting the key o...

2004 Citroen C3
Posted: Apr 18, 2016
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Engine wont run

when I try to start car it splutters then starts then stops with a terrific thump the whole car shakes, before this hap...

2003 Citroen C3 semi auto
Posted: May 20, 2016
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Int. l/h rear indicator

on starting engine, display goes through every light being faulty when they are all ok-this is quite intermittent. Howev...

2006 Citroen C3 xtr
Posted: Nov 6, 2016
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Wires under front seats

My dad is attempting to change my car seats for me as mine are ditched, we've done the back 1 no problem but as we've un...

2003 Citroen C3 1.4
Posted: Nov 13, 2016
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