Citroën Xantia

since 1993 release

Repair and operation of the car

Citroën Xantia
+ Introduction
+ Operation manual
- Routine maintenance
   + Weekly checks
   - Routine maintenance of the car - petrol models
      Regular service
      Replacement of motive oil and oil filter
      Check of a condition of hoses, and identification of sources of leaks
      Coupling adjustment check
      Check of the ATF level
      Suspension bracket and drive of steering
      Check of a condition of protective covers of power shafts
      Reading of memory of the block of self-diagnostics
      Replacement of the dust removal filter (model with To/in)
      Check of a condition of coolant of the air conditioning system
      Replacement of spark plugs
      Check of a condition of system of ignition
      Check and adjustment of turns and quality of mix of idling
      Check of serviceability of functioning of systems of decrease in toxicity of the fulfilled gases
      Check of a state and replacement of a belt of the drive of auxiliary units
      Greasing of the mechanism of the drive of switching off of coupling
      Check of a condition of blocks of brake mechanisms of forward and back wheels
      Check of serviceability of functioning and adjustment of the parking brake
      Trial runs
      Replacement of the AT transmission liquid
      Greasing of locks and loops
      Replacement of the filtering air cleaner element
      Check of level of gearbox oil (model with RKPP)
      Replacement of the fuel filter
      Replacement of hydraulic LHM liquid and returnable filter
      Check of a condition of brake supports, disks and hydraulic hoses
      Replacement of a belt of the GRM drive
      Replacement of cooling liquid
   + 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


Replacement of the fuel filter


Remember need of observance of measures of fire safety at service of components of a power supply system!


1. The fuel filter is located under the bottom in a back part of the car and fixed by a collar on the right wall of the fuel tank. For the purpose of ensuring access to the filter cock the parking brake, then a back of the car and establish to a poddomkratta it on props.
2. Dump pressure in a power supply system (see the Power supply system - petrol models).

3. Having released the screw, weaken a collar of fastening of the filter.

4. Remember the adjusting direction of the arrow applied on the filter case, then release fixing collars and disconnect fuel hoses from the filter.

Collars of the spring or twisted type will be reasonable to be replaced more practical worm or screw.

5. Remove the filter from the car. Remember that in the removed filter there is a fuel quantity that does it easily combustible at contact with naked flame.

6. Connect fuel hoses to the new filter. Track correctness of orientation of the filter an obligatory order to the relation to the direction of a stream of fuel. Strongly tighten collars of fastening of hoses on filter unions.

7. Fill the filter in a fixing collar and strongly tighten the coupling screw of the last.

8. Start the engine and check the filter for existence of signs of leaks. Lower the car on the earth.

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