Citroën Xantia

since 1993 release

Repair and operation of the car

Citroën Xantia
+ Introduction
+ Operation manual
+ Routine maintenance
+ Repair of the engine
+ Cooling systems, heating
+ Power supply system and release
- Engine electric equipment
   - Systems of start and charge
      Diagnostics of malfunctions of electric equipment
      Check of a state and battery charging
      Removal and installation of the rechargeable battery
      Check of serviceability of functioning of system of a charge
      Removal, installation and adjustment of a tension of a belt of the drive of the generator
      Removal and installation of the generator
      Dismantling and assembly of the generator, check of a condition of internal components
      Check of serviceability of functioning of components of system of start
      Removal and installation of a starter
      Check of serviceability of functioning and repair of a starter
      Removal and installation of the switch of ignition
      Removal and installation of the sensor switch of a control lamp of pressure of oil
      Removal and installation of the sensor of level of motive oil
      Removal and installation of the sensor of temperature of motive oil
   + System of ignition - petrol models
   + System of preheat - diesel models
+ 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


Removal and installation of a starter



1. Disconnect a negative wire from the battery.
2. Prop up antiretractable boots back wheels. Firmly cock the parking brake, then a front of the car and establish to a poddomkratta it on props. In case of need remove an air cleaner casing (see the Head of the Power supply system and release).

3. Release two fixing nuts and disconnect an electrical wiring from the traction relay of a starter. Remove the washers established under nuts.

4. Supporting assembly of a starter, turn out three fixing bolts. Remove washers. Try to remember the provision of arms of fastening of hoses and an electrical wiring.

5. Take a starter from under the engine. Remove the directing pin(s).


Installation is made upside-down. Do not forget to establish into place the directing pin(s) and arms of fastening of hoses/electrical wiring. Strongly tighten fixture.

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