Users' questions

Where is the Colour code on a Citroen C3?

Where is the Colour code on a Citroen C3?

On many of the latest models the paint code can be found on the A-pillar of the car. Usually by fully opening the driver’s door a white sticker is revealed. Near the bottom of the label the actual Peugeot or Citroen paint code is printed using 3 or 4 characters.

Where is the paint code on a Citroen Picasso?

On the picasso model it can often be found in the fuse box in the dashboard. On older models the code may be stencilled onto the suspension top under the bonnet towards the rear of the engine bay. The paint code in this image is EKQ for Diablo red. The code will often be a 3 or 4 capital letter code.

What does the spanner light mean on a Citroen C3?

If the spanner warning light illuminates temporarily, it means a minor fault has been found of which a message will be displayed on the dashboard. If the spanner warning light remains lit constantly , it indicates a major fault. In this instance, have the vehicle checked immediately by a Citroën workshop.

Where is the engine code on a Citroen C3?

The serial number containing the engine code of your Citroen C3 may be located on a sticker attached to the door, driver’s side. If it isn’t, check under the hood. It would be on the front of the engine. If not, on the driver’s side, at the bottom of the windshield, check behind the wipers.

How do you turn off the engine management light on a Citroen C3?

An even simpler way to clear the engine management light is to turn the ignition on and off. This approach achieves the same outcome as the previous step, but without disconnecting the battery. Turn the ignition on and off three times, pausing a second between each cycle. The engine management light should go off.

What is my engine code from Reg?

On the registration certificate, the engine code is displayed. Policy Document Insurance: The engine number and VIN are included in the vehicle insurance policy booklet. You can consult the policy manual for the engine number of your vehicle.

Where is the chassis number on a Citroen c3?

You need to open the passenger door and look down at the sill and along to the back door. And the VIN/chassis number is also etched into the bulkhead from the engine side. All these numbers should match each other, including all the paperwork.

How do I find the paint code on my VIN?

How to find your Smart Paint Code? Smart paint color codes are located on the same sticker where you can find your VIN number. The paint code is right off the VIN number and contains both letters and numbers.

Where is the paint code / colour code location on a Citroen C3 Picasso?

Where is the Paint Code / Colour Code Location on a Citroen C3 Picasso 2019 – 2012. Find it Fast If playback doesn’t begin shortly, try restarting your device. Videos you watch may be added to the TV’s watch history and influence TV recommendations.

What causes water ingress in a Citroen Picasso?

More and more, we are getting Citroen C4 Picassos with water ingress in looms and water damage inside them, with all the obvious problems that that causes damp in the car and subsequent electronic issues. The main cause of the problem is an under-designed drainage system in the scuttle area (gutter that exists in front of the windscreen).

When to declare a state of emergency in a Citroens?

A state of emergency is declared by the engine control unit (ECU) upon measuring a huge amount of knock and misfire. Often the fan doesn’t even want to switch off after ignition off and the battery has to be disconnected. However the solution is fairly simple, and indeed inspecting the spark plugs usually reveals that problem.

Are there any common faults with Citroen cars?

No car is perfect, and all cars have their faults. This is why at Citroen Peugeot Specialists, we are committed to providing customers with information about cars they may be thinking of purchasing, so that they can make a fully informed decision. Here are some of the most common faults and repeat issues we come across in various Citroen models.