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Electrical fault

Car won't start and neutral wire to battery is very hot

1996 Citroen ZX 1.9d
Posted: Jul 26, 2019
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No starter engagment

Battery replaced. Ignition ON, security code entered and green light ON, ignition selected to start and no action. Car h...

1997 Citroen ZX 1.9 SX Estate
Posted: Apr 4, 2014
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Car runs for a few minutes then cuts out and won't restart for an hour or so

This only seems to be a problem in the mornings. It will start and run for a few minutes, albeit a bit on the lumpy side...

1993 Citroen ZX 1124 cc petrol
Posted: Oct 28, 2012
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Won't start but makes a ticking sound

Problem arose suddenly, went to start my car this morning and the engine would not turn over. Instead I heard a ticking ...

1996 Citroen ZX
Posted: Aug 2, 2012
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Rad problems fixed....but....

so i took the car to the garage and the bloke said the hose wasnt sealed properly, a cable was wrong and the cap was bro...

1996 Citroen ZX elation
Posted: May 8, 2012
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Overheating, no hot air, new rad 3 months ago!!!! HELP!

my ex husband, while we were still married, used my car and hit a badger, (initially he told me it was a hedgehog!) a n...

1996 Citroen ZX
Posted: May 4, 2012
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Red battery light is showing on the dash board

Red battery light started showing on the dash board on the way home this evening. I thought that it maybe just the batte...

1995 Citroen ZX
Posted: Mar 28, 2012
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DASHBOARD WARNING LIGHT IDENTIFICATION

I would like to know what the right hand orange warning light is for. It looks like a shower head and flashes sometimes ...

1992 Citroen ZX 1.9 Diesel
Posted: Oct 14, 2011
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Will not drive

hi my car drives round the block then it wont drive but i can raverce ok ie it goes through the gears fine then but not ...

1998 Citroen ZX 1.9 auto
Posted: Sep 19, 2011
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Rear brake compensator

i have a new compensator to fit,and was wondering what problems i am liable to encounter -if any

1997 Citroen ZX 1.9deisel estate
Posted: Sep 16, 2010
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Indicator lights etc

due to bad weather, my car's electrics have decided to go ape on me. At the moment i have no brake light,no indicators,n...

1996 Citroen ZX 1.9 sx td
Posted: Jan 19, 2010
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Front demister/blower & rear demister working intermitantly

The front fan/demister has been working fine all summer and now I need it for the colder mornings, it doesn't always wor...

1995 Citroen ZX
Posted: Oct 12, 2009
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Engine

when i switch the ignition off engine keeps going

1997 Citroen ZX 1.9 diesel
Posted: Jul 5, 2009
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Car wont start

although engine turns over fine the car fails to start.also as engine is turning over large amounts of smoke are omitted...

1996 Citroen ZX 1.9 diesel xs
Posted: Oct 4, 2008
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Losing water

I have two water problems that are possibly linked, only i can't work it out. i'm no mechanic but here are the problems....

1991 Citroen ZX avantage
Posted: May 11, 2008
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Cutting out

engine cuts out or looses all power while in any gear or at any speed while driving.engine can be hot or cold does'nt m...

1996 Citroen ZX 1.4i avantage
Posted: Apr 15, 2008
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Makes a loud scraping noise when in fourth gear

My car runs fine until it reaches fourth gear and then makes this awful loud scraping noise, once it goes up to fourth g...

1996 Citroen ZX 1.9
Posted: Nov 21, 2007
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