Citroën Xantia

since 1993 release

Repair and operation of the car

Citroën Xantia
+ Introduction
+ Operation manual
- Routine maintenance
   - Weekly checks
      Check of level of motive oil
      Check of level of cooling liquid
      Check of level of liquid of washing of a windshield
      Check of level of hydraulic liquid
      Check of a state and pressure of a rating of tires
      Check of a condition of brushes of screen wipers
      Check of a condition of electric equipment
      Check of a condition of the rechargeable battery
   + Routine maintenance of the car - petrol models
   + Routine maintenance of the car - diesel models
+ Repair of the engine
+ Cooling systems, heating
+ Power supply system and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Coupling
+ Transmission
+ Power shafts
+ Uniform hydraulic system
+ Brake system
+ Running gear and steering
+ Body and finishing of salon
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Schemes of electric equipment


Check of a condition of brushes of screen wipers


1. Check a condition of rubber working elements of brushes. In case of identification of cracks, material aging traces, and also if the brush badly clears the surface of glass, make its replacement. Replacement of brushes regardless of a condition of their working elements has to be made annually.

2. For replacement of a brush take away the lever from glass in the extreme situation. Develop a brush under 90 °, then fingers wring out a lock uvula (uvulas) and remove a brush from a hook on the end of the lever. At installation of a new brush track reliability of fixing it on the lever. Make sure also of correctness of an arrangement of a brush on glass.

3. Do not forget to check also a condition of a brush of a cleaner of back glass. For removal of a brush wring out a lock uvula and shift a frame in the specified direction.

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