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CITRON C4

Handbook

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Citron and Total

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A partnership of expertise
 or 39 years, the research teams of Citron and
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Total have combined their know-how to offer you
the best engine/lubricant combination available. Cut-
ting edge technology for your benefit. With Total, you
can be sure to have chosen the benchmark oil that best
guarantees your Citrons performance and life-ex-
pectancy.

A partnership for the environment


Total oils support Citrons advances in fuel economy,
and C02 and harmful emission reductions.
The development of new generation oils specially adapted
for Particle Filters, like TOTAL ACTIVA/QUARTZ INEO
ECS can reduce C02 emissions by a tonne* and save a
tank of fuel each year**.

* Official C02 emissions reduction of 4g per km (approx. 6g per mile). Corresponds to a reduction in C02 emissions
of 1 tonne throughout the life of the vehicle, on a private diesel vehicle with an average life expectancy estimated
at 250 000 km (approx. 160 000 miles). Source: TOTAL.
** Or 30L, average quantity of fuel required to fill a tank at a petrol station. Result obtained using TOTAL ACTIVA/
QUARTZ INEO ECS oil instead of a traditional 15W-40 oil, on a CITRON C4 1.6HDi, whose average fuel con-
sumption is 58.9 mpg (4.8L/100km), travelling 18 000km (approx. 12 000 miles) per year. Source: TOTAL

A partnership of success
Competitive successes in the national rallies of the World Rally Championship
bear testament to the performance and efficiency of the Citron Total
partnership.

CITRON prefers

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This handbook is compiled on the basis of all the equipment that is available
(whether standard or optional) and of the technical specifications that were known
at the time of going to print.
The level of equipment on your vehicle depends on the model, the options chosen and the
country where the vehicle is marketed.
Some of the equipment mentioned in this handbook may only be available
at a later date.
Descriptions and illustrations are given without obligation.
Automobiles CITRON reserves the right to modify its models and their equipment
without necessarily being bound to update the present handbook.
The trained professional staff of the CITRON network are at your disposal
to answer any questions you may have.
We wish you safe and enjoyable motoring in your new CITRON.

This handbook is an integral part of your CITRON.


It should be kept in the vehicle where it can be
consulted easily.
Do not forget to pass it on to the new owner
if you should sell the vehicle.

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We thank you for choosing to drive a new CITRON
and we congratulate you on your choice.
Please read this handbook carefully before taking to the road.
It contains essential information about driving your vehicle and operating
its equipment, as well as other important advice to be rigorously followed.
The handbook also contains all you need to know about the servicing
and routine maintenance of your vehicle, thus assuring both your safety
and the reliability of your new CITRON.
A thorough knowledge of your new CITRON
will enable you to enjoy driving to the full.
Depending on the version of your vehicle and its options, as well as
on the date of manufacture and the country of marketing, some of the
equipment or certain functions described in this handbook may not be
present on your vehicle.

Please note the following point:


The fitting of electrical equipment or accessories that are not recommended by CITRON may result in
a failure of your vehicles electronic system. Please note this specific warning. It is advisable to contact a
CITRON dealer to be shown the recommended equipment and accessories.

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FAMILIARISATION 4 22 III - COMFORT 41 56 V - VISIBILITY 65 72

I - OPERATING Air distribution 41 Lighting control 65


CONTROLS 23 30 Ventilation/Ventilation 43 Headlamp adjustment 66
Instrument panel 23 Automatic air conditioning 45 Direction indicators 67
Warning lamps 24 Scented air freshener 48 Hazard warning lamps 67
Particle filter (Diesel) 26 Front seats 49 Directional headlamps 68
Maintenance indicator 27 Rear seats 53 Wiper controls 69
Engine oil level indicator 29 Rear view mirrors 55 Interior lighting 71
Display lighting rheostat 29 Steering column adjustment 56

II - MULTIFUNCTION VI - INTERIOR
DISPLAYS 31 40 IV - ACCESS 57 64 COMFORT 73 77
Display A 31 Keys 57 Interior 73
Display C 34 Remote control 58 Boot 77
NaviDrive Display 37 Alarm 60
Trip computer 38 Electric windows 62
Child safety 63
Doors 63
VII CHILD SAFETY 78 83
Tailgate 64

General 78
Child seats 79
Isofix mountings 81
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XII - TECHNICAL
VIII - SAFETY 84 96 X - MAINTENANCE 116 123 SPECIFCATIONS 151 162
Tyre pressure sensors 84 Bonnet release 116 Capacities 151
Braking assistance Petrol engines 117 Weights 152
systems (ABS) 85 Diesel engines 118 Fuel consumption 157
Trajectory control Levels 119 Dimensions 160
systems (ESP/ASR) 86
Vehicle identification 162
Seat belts 87
Airbags 90
Safety advice 94
Lane departure warning system 96

XI - PRACTICAL
IX - DRIVING 97 115 ADVICE 124 150 XIII - RADIO 163 179

Handbrake 97 Refuelling 124 Radio-RDS-CD 163


Manual gearbox 99 Changing a wheel 125 CD changer 173
Electronic gearbox system Replacing bulbs 129 Hands-free telephone 174
(EGS) - 6 speed 100 Replacing a fuse 136 Frequently asked questions 178
Hill start assist 105 Battery 142
Automatic gearbox 106 Towing 145
Cruise control 110 Towing a trailer 147
Speed limiter 112 Cold weather shield 148 INDEX 180 183
Accessories 149

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EXTERIOR

Visual and audible parking


Directional headlamps assistance, front/rear
This lighting function automatically im- This system warns you if an obstacle
proves forward vision when cornering. is detected when manoeuvring the
vehicle.
FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N

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Lane departure warning system


Guide-me-home lighting Above 50 mph, this system is activated
automatically if you inadvertently wander
The headlamps stay on for a short from your lane.
period after switching off the ignition.

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OPENING
Remote control Manual central locking

FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N
A. Unfolding/folding the key. D. Activating/deactivating Press once to lock the vehicle.
B. Unlocking the vehicle. guide-me-home lighting. Press again to unlock the vehicle.
C. Locking the vehicle.

In addition...
A long press on button C locks the
vehicle and closes the windows.
Two successive presses on button C
deadlocks the vehicle.

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OPENING

Fuel tank Tailgate Spare wheel and tools


FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N

A. Opening the fuel ller ap. Unlock the vehicle with the remote control Access to the spare wheel
or the key. Lift the carpet, then remove the tool
To open the fuel ller ap, pull at its Press up on the lever and lift the tailgate. holder to gain access to the wheel.
notched edge. There is a fuel label on
the inside of the ap.
Access to the tools
Locking filler cap The tools are located in a protective
Turn the key a quarter turn to lock and holder in the spare wheel.
unlock the ller cap.
When refuelling, place the cap on the
carrier on the inside face of the ller
ap.
If your spare wheel is of different
B. Removing the ller cap. dimensions to the wheels on the
vehicle, it is essential to use it only
on a temporary basis, and to not
Fuel tank capacity: 60 litres approxi- drive above 0 km/h (50 mph).
mately.

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INTERIOR

Translucent instrument panel Scented air freshener


This system gives optimum contrast, The air freshener distributes scented
whatever the external light level. air throughout the cabin. It is located
in the centre air vent

FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N
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Audio and communication Cruise control/Speed limiter


systems
These systems make use of the latest These two systems allow the vehicles
technologies: MP3-compatible audio, speed to be maintained at a programmed
Bluetooth hands-free kit, GPS mobile level.
phone.
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DASHBOARD
1. Controls:
Mirrors.
Windows.
Child safety
2. Headlamp adjustment.
3. Controls:
FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N

ESP.
Parking assistance.
Lane departure warning system.
Anti-intrusion alarm.
4. Steering lock and ignition switch.
5. Controls:
Windscreen wiper.
Screen wash.
Rear screen wiper.
Trip computer.
6. Fixed centred controls.
7. Direction indicator warning lamps.
8. Speed indicator.
9. Controls:
Trip mileage recorder reset
button.
Display lighting rheostat.
Display of alerts and status of
functions.
10. Centre air vents.
11. Drivers airbag.
12. Horn.
13. Gear lever.
14. Handbrake.

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DASHBOARD
1. Bonnet release.
2. Fusebox cover.
3. Storage drawer (left and right).
4. Lateral air vent (left and right).
5. Side window demister vent
(left and right).

FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N
6. Loudspeaker (Tweeter) (left and right).
7. Passengers airbag.
8. Control for central locking of doors
and boot.
9. Multifunction display.
10. Hazard lamps control.
11. Scented air freshener.
12. Controls:
Lighting.
Direction indicators.
Front fog lamps
Rear fog lamps.
13. Steering column adjustment lever.
14. Radio-CD or NaviDrive radio navigation.
15. Air conditioning or heating/ventilation.
16. Cigar lighter.
17. 12-volt accessory socket (150 W max).
or
USB socket.
18. Ashtray.
19. Carrier bag hook.
20. Key-operated switch:
Passengers airbag activation/
deactivation.
21. Lower glovebox.
Handbook pack storage.


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FIXED CENTRED CONTROLS STEERING WHEEL

Controls for speed limiter Audio system


and cruise control controls
FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N

Warning lamps:
lighting and direction
indicators

Function
controls:
- Display lighting rheostat Horn Multifunction display controls
- Voice recognition
- Air recirculation
- Telephone
- Personal button

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FIXED CENTRED CONTROLS STEERING WHEEL

Controls for speed limiter and Audio system controls


cruise control See "Audio" or your Navidrive instructions

FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N
Activation of speed
limiter and
Deactivation/
Selection of speed Reactivation Search for Scrolling of
limiter or cruise of cruise control and higher radio memorised
control speed limiter frequencies stations

Decrease speed/ Increase speed/ Increase sound Reduce Mute


Activate cruise Activate cruise volume sound
control control volume

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FIXED CENTRED CONTROLS STEERING WHEEL

Validation of the function selected or the


Starting voice value modified
recognition
Pick up/hang up
(See "Audio" or
your Navidrive (See "Audio" or your Navigation instructions)
instructions)
Display
FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N

Air recirculation Access to "Main Scrolling in the


lighting menu"* multifunction
rheostat display

Telephone pick- Personal button: Selection of the type of in- Cancel the current
up/hang-up formation displayed on the operation or return to the
- Black panel (default function), or
(See "Audio" or right of the screen (radio, previous screen
your Navidrive - Interior lamp on/off, or trip computer, navigation/
instructions) - Log of alerts, or guidance) and for screen
- Status of functions A, choice of activation/deac-
Display the Give a long press on this button to tivation of your functions and * In compliance with national
"Directory" menu display the personalisation menu. choice of your adjustments legislation, in some coun-
tries the "menu" control is
(See "Audio" or deactivated when driving.
your Navidrive
instructions)
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SITTING COMFORTABLY
Front seats
Manual adjustments

FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N
Forwards-backwards Drivers seat cushion height and angle Seat back angle and lumbar
adjustment adjustment

50
Electrically operated adjustments
(drivers seat only)

Forwards-backwards Seat cushion height and angle adjustment Seat back angle and lumbar
adjustment

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SITTING COMFORTABLY
Adjustment of front head Manual adjustment of steering Front seat belt
restraints wheel height and reach
FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N

Height and angle. 1. Unlock the steering column using 1. Locking.


the lever.
2. Adjust the position of the steering
wheel for height and reach.
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3. Lock the steering column with the
lever.
Adjustment of rear head restraints

A. Low position. A. Height adjustment (5-door)


B. High position. B. Holding the seat belt (3-door)

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SITTING COMFORTABLY
Adjustment of exterior rear view Adjustment of interior rear view mirror Electric windows
mirrors

FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N
A. Select the mirror.
1. Drivers window control.
B. Adjust the mirror.
2. Passengers window control.
C. Fold-back/Unfolding.
3. Left hand rear window control.
4. Right hand rear window control.
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Child safety
1. Mirror direction.
2. Selection of the mirrors "day" 5. Inhibition of the opening of the
position. passenger and rear doors and
electric windows.

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VISIBILITY
Lighting Screen wipe
FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N

Ring A Rear screen wipe

Lighting off.
Off.
Windscreen wipe
2 Fast speed.
Automatic lighting.
1 Normal speed. Intermittent.
I Intermittent.
0 Off.
Sidelamps. AUTO Automatic wipe or single wipe.
Timed wipe and wash.

Dipped or main beam. Deactivation of automatic wipe


Go to position I then return to position 0.
Ring B

Front foglamps and rear


foglamps.

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GOOD VENTILATION

To obtain the best from the system, we advise:


Heating or manual Air Conditioning

I would like ...


Air recirculation/
Air distribution Air flow Temperature A/C
Fresh air intake

FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N
HEATING

COOLING

DEMISTING
DEFROSTING

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MONITORING
FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N

Instrument panel Warning lamps Controls

A. Speedometer. Ignition on, the orange and red alert A. Deactivation of the ESP/ASR
B. Rev counter. warning lamps come on. system.
C. Fuel gauge. With the engine running, these same 86
warning lamps should go out.
D. Lighting rheostat.
If a warning lamp stays on, refer to the
E. Warning lamp. relevant page. B. Deactivation of the visual and
audible parking assistance.
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C. Deactivation of the lane departure


warning system.
96

D. Deactivation of the alarm


volumetric sensors.
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PASSENGER SAFETY
Activation/Deactivation of the Warnings for seat belts Child safety
front passengers airbag unfastened/not fastened

FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N
Driver
A. Insert the ignition key. A. Manual control.
B. Select the "ON" or "OFF" position. B. Electric control.
C. Remove the key. Front passenger.

Left rear passenger.

Centre rear passenger.

Right rear passenger.

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DRIVING

Ignition switch Cruise control Speed limiter


FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N

1. Selecting/stopping the cruise 1. Selecting/Stopping the speed


control mode. limiter mode.
2. Setting a cruising speed/Reducing 2. Reducing the value memorised.
the value memorised. 3. Starting/Stopping speed limitation.
3. Stopping/Resuming cruise control. 4. Increasing the value memorised.
4. Setting a cruising speed/
Increasing the value memorised.
S: Steering lock
To free the steering, turn the steering
wheel slightly at the same time as
turning the key, avoiding any undue To be memorised or activated, the
force. speed of the vehicle must be above
40 km/h (25 mph), with fourth or higher
M: Ignition gear selected on a manual gearbox
(second in the case of 6-speed EGS or
automatic gearbox).
D: Starter
Release the key as soon as the
engine has started. Never turn to this
position when the engine is running.

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DRIVING
6-speed Electronic Gearbox
System

Automatic mode Manual mode

FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N
The gearbox operates in auto-active Or
mode without input on your part.
Using the lever Using the control paddles behind
Push the lever forwards to change up. the steering wheel
Pull the lever backwards to change Press the "+" or "-" control paddle be-
Reverse down. hind the steering wheel for an immedi-
ate gear change up or down respec-
tively.
Neutral
Do not select this position, Under heavy acceleration, a higher
even momentarily, when gear will only be engaged if the driver
the vehicle is moving. operates the gear lever or the controls
on the steering wheel.

Sport setting 100


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DRIVING
Hill start assist (6-speed
Electronic Gearbox System)

To aid starting on a gradient, your ve-


hicle is equipped with a system that
FA M I L I A R I S AT I O N

keeps it temporarily immobilised.

On a rising gradient, with the vehicle, On a falling gradient, with the vehicle
stationary, the vehicle is held for a brief stationary and reverse gear engaged,
moment after releasing the brake ped- the vehicle is held for a brief moment
al, if you are in A or M. after releasing the brake pedal.

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Dashboard

Instrument panel Central display


I
On opening the drivers door or 1 Rev counter 5 Trip mileage recorder
unlocking with the remote control, 2 Cruise control or speed limiter 6 Fuel gauge
for approximately 30 seconds the settings
instrument panel is activated, dis- 7 Engine oil level check
playing the mileage recorders and if 3 Speedometer 8 Coolant temperature
applicable, the maintenance indica- 4 Maintenance indicator on
tor spanner. switching on, then mileage
recorder

Display of warning Trip mileage Display of alerts Display of warning


lamps recorder reset and Status of lamps
button functions

Display lighting rheostat

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Dashboard

Warning lamps
I
Alert warning lamps

Imperative stop
warning lamp
When the warning
lamp comes on, it is
imperative to stop the vehicle and
switch off the engine.
Contact a CITRON dealer.

Lighting and signalling lamps Warning lamp for


Foglamps (rear) handbrake, brake
See "Visibility". fluid level and braking
distribution fault
When the engine is running,
LH direction indicator Foglamps (front) this warning lamp indicates that the
handbrake is applied or incomple-
tely released, that the brake fluid le-
vel is insufficient, or that the braking
system is malfunctioning.
RH direction indicator Sidelamps If the warning lamp remains lit when
the handbrake is released, stop
immediately and contact a CITRON
Dealer (See "Safety").
Dipped beam
The direction indicator lamps all If this warning lamp flashes,
operate simultaneously when the it is indicating a malfunctio-
hazard warning is on. ning of the directional hea-
dlamps.
Contact a CITRON dealer.

Main beam
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Dashboard

Drivers seat belt not Doors open detection SERVICE warning


fastened This warning lamp, when the lamp I
This lamp comes on if the engine is running, comes on If it comes on, this indi-
driver's seat belt is not fas- if a door, the bonnet and/or cates a fault with one of
tened when the ignition is switched the boot is open. the systems that do not
on and while the vehicle is moving at have a specific warning
up to 20 km/h (approx. 12 mph) lamp.
Above 20 km/h (12 mph), the war- Front passengers airbag See the radio "Log of alerts" to dis-
ning lamp flashes for about 120 se- deactivation warning cover the origin of the corresponding
conds, accompanied by an audible lamp alert message.
signal. (See "Safety").

Front/side airbag fault Depollution system


warning lamp warning lamp
(See "Safety"). If it flashes or lights up while
you are driving, this indica-
tes a depollution system operating
fault.
Passenger seat belt not fastened/ Anti-lock Braking System Urgently consult a CITRON Dealer.
unfastened
The ABS warning lamp li-
On switching on the ignition, the war- ghts when the ignition is
ning lamp comes on when the pas- switched on and should go
sengers seat belt is not fastened. out after a few seconds.
It goes out when the engine is run- If the warning lamp does not
ning, doors closed, after 30se- go out, there may be a system mal- Child safety warning lamp
conds. function. If child safety is activated,
this warning lamp comes on
Then it comes on, if the belt is not then goes out approximately
fastened, while the vehicle is moving 10 seconds after starting the
at up to 20 km/h (approx. 12mph). engine.
Diesel Preheater
Above 20 km/h (12 mph), the warning Wait for it to go out before
lamp flashes for about 120 seconds, operating the starter.
accompanied by an audible signal.

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Dashboard

ESP/ASR warning lamp In "Foot-on-brake" starting To regenerate the filter, you are
I operation warning lamp for advised to drive, as soon as traf-
When either the ESP or (6speed) Electronic fic conditions permit, at a speed of
ASR system is brought into Gearbox System 60km/h (40mph) or more for at
operation, the ESP/ASR warning During the engine starting phase, least 5minutes (until the warning
lamp flashes. this flashes if you are not pressing message disappears).
the brake pedal. If this alert persists, consult a
In the event of a problem See "(6 speed) Electronic Gearbox CITRON dealer.
When the vehicle is moving, the li- System". Observation: After prolonged idling
ghting of the ESP/ASR warning This warning lamp may flash in the or driving at very low speeds, you
lamp indicates that the system is instrument panel to remind you to may occasionally notice water va-
malfunctioning. apply the brake when engaging re- pour being emitted from the exhaust
Contact a CITRON dealer. verse gear. when accelerating. This is of no
consequence to the running of the
Deactivation vehicle or to the environment.
Illumination of the ESP/ASR warning
lamp and of the ESP control, means
that the system is deactivated. DIESEL PARTICULATE
FILTER SYSTEM

Fuel gauge and low fuel Complementary to the catalytic


warning converter, this filter makes an ac-
tive contribution to the preservation
When the tank is full, all the of air quality by the retaining of the
indicator bars are illuminated. unburnt pollutant particles. Black Diesel fuel additive level
When the low fuel level war- exhaust fumes are thus no longer
ning comes on, there remain around If the additive level is
emitted. low, a message appears
7litres of fuel in the tank and 2 or
3bars of the gauge will flash. in the multifunction
screen, accompanied by
If the last bar disappears, there are Clogging of the particle filter an audible signal and illumination
only around 2 litres of fuel in the tank. of the SERVICE warning lamp: it is
The SERVICE warning
lamp and a message in necessary to have the additive le-
the instrument panel are vel topped up. Contact a CITRON
displayed indicating that dealer as soon as possible.
the particulate filter is starting to
become clogged (exceptionally pro-
longed urban driving conditions: re-
duced speed, traffic congestion).

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Dashboard

MAINTENANCE INDICATOR Operation Functioning if the distance to


When the ignition is switched on the next service is less than I
The maintenance indicator informs and for several seconds afterwards, 600miles
you when the next service is due, in the maintenance spanner symbol Each time the ignition is switched
conformity with the servicing pro- appears; the total mileage recorder on, and for five seconds, the main-
gramme detailed in the vehicles shows how many miles remain to be tenance symbol and the mileage will
Maintenance Guide. This informa- travelled before the next service is flash.
tion is determined depending on due (in thousands and hundreds of
two parameters: the mileage travel- For example: you have the following
miles). distance left to travel before the next
led and the time elapsed since the
previous service. service: 900 km.
For example: you have the following dis- For five seconds on switching on the
tance left to travel before the next service: ignition, the display shows

A few seconds afterwards, the total A few seconds afterwards, the total mi-
mileage display appears. leage display appears and the mainte-
nance symbol remains illuminated.
This signifies that the vehicle will be
due for a service shortly.

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Dashboard

Functioning if the service interval Maintenance intervals


I is exceeded If your vehicle is used in particularly
Each time the ignition is switched harsh conditions, it is necessary to
on, the maintenance symbol and the select the maintenance schedules
extra mileage travelled (with a minus
in front) will flash. for "special operating conditions"
(see the Maintenance Guide) which
For example: the preset service dis- consist of more frequent services.
tance has been exceeded by 300km.
Your vehicle must be serviced as
soon as possible.

Resetting the mileage indicator


to zero
Your CITRON dealer performs this
operation after each service. Howe-
A few seconds after you have swit- ver, if you carry out the servicing
ched on the ignition, the total mi- yourself, the procedure for resetting
leage recorder returns to its normal to zero is as follows:
operation and the maintenance - Switch off the ignition, then place
symbol remains illuminated. the key on position S, steering
lock.
- Press control 1 and keep it
pressed.
- Switch on the ignition.
- Keep control 1 pressed until
the zero appears and the
maintenance symbol disappears.
- Switch off the ignition.

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Dashboard

ENGINE OIL LEVEL DASHBOARD LIGHTING


INDICATOR RHEOSTAT I
When the ignition is switched on, the
oil level indicator is displayed for se-
veral seconds.
This display indicates normal ope-
rating.

A flashing of "OIL" indicates an oil


level that is below the minimum.
Check using the manual dipstick.
Check the oil level with the vehicle
on horizontal ground, the engine ha-
ving been switched off for at least
15 minutes.
The rheostat is active if the sidelamps
are on and applies to:
- the instrument panel
- the displays
The desired brightness is selected via
control A or by pressing controlB.
With control B, press until the bri-
ghtness is at maximum. Release,
A flashing of "OIL--" indicates a press until you reach minimum.
malfunction of the indicator.
Consult your CITRON dealer.

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Dashboard

DARK BUTTON BLACK PANEL


I (with headlamps on)
The instrument panel continues to
show vehicle speed as well as the
cruise control and speed limiter
functions if these are activated.
If there is an alert or a modification
of functions or adjustments, black
panel is interrupted.
To programme control D:
- give a long press on control D,
- then select the black panel
After the first press on control C, This function switches off certain of function on the multifunction
only the top part of the display re- the displays, for night driving. It can screen using the arrowed buttons
mains illuminated. be activated: on your radio/CD or Navidrive
A second press on control C triggers - either by 2 presses on control C system. Validate with a press on
black panel mode. "OK".
- or by 1 press on control D if this
control has been programmed Note: the dashboard lighting rheostat
with the black panel function. still operates in black panel mode.

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M u lt i f u n c t i o n d i s p l ay

Display A Controls:
A - Access to the "Main menu"
B - Scrolling in the display menus.
C - Validation and selection in the II
menus of the function chosen
or the value modified
D - Cancellation of the operation or
return to the previous display.
Presentation: E - Selection of the type of
1 - Time information displayed in
zone2 (date, radio/CD and trip
2 - Date and Display zone computer)
3 - Ambient temperature E or F - In the menus, choice of
activation/deactivation of
If the outside temperature is between your functions and choice
+3C and -3C, the temperature of your settings.
display flashes (risk of ice).
Note: The outside temperature
displayed may be higher than the
actual temperature if the vehicle is
standing in bright sunshine.

The driver is advised not to


operate the controls when
driving.

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M u lt i f u n c t i o n d i s p l ay

Main menu To activate/deactivate rear


By pressing control A then B, screen wipe on engaging reverse
you have access to the following gear
functions: - Press on A.
II Radio-CD (See "Radio") - Select, using B, the sub-menu
Vehicle configuration, to activate/ to personalise-configure your
deactivate: vehicle, then confirm your choice
by a press on C.
- Triggering of rear screen wipe
- Select rear screen wipe, using B.
- Automatic guide-me-home
lighting, with choice of duration - The system tells you whether the
function is active/inactive. Modify
Options, to display the alerts this status by a press on E or F.
Display adjustments, to adjust - Validate with a press on C.
the date and time on the display
Languages, to select the display
language
Units, to access the choices of
units of Temperature and Fuel
Consumption
To activate/deactivate automatic
guide-me-home lighting
- Press on A.
- Select, using B, the sub-menu
to personalise-configure your
vehicle, then confirm your choice
by a press on C.
- Select guide-me-home lighting,
using B.
- The system tells you whether the
function is active/inactive. Modify
this status by a press on E or F.
- Validate with a press on C.

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To display the log of alerts To choose the language


- Press on A. - Press on A.
- Using B, select the sub-menu for - Using B, select the sub-menu for
options. Confirm with two presses Languages. Confirm your choice
on C. with a press on C. II
Note: You can cancel the start of the - By presses on E or F, select the
display by selecting E to abandon, language of your choice then
validate with a press on C. validate with a press on C.
The alerts that have previously
been signalled to you but not
resolved, are recalled to you in a
scroll. To delete the display of an
alert, press D.

To adjust the date and time To choose the units


- Press on A. - Press on A.
- Using B, select the sub-menu for - Using B, select the sub-menu for
Display Adjustments then validate Units. Confirm your choice with a
with a press on C. press on C.
- Using B, select what you wish to - Using B, select the unit you
modify: year, month, day, hour, wish to modify (Temperature or
minutes, or display mode. Consumption).
- Make your adjustment by presses - Via presses on E or F, select the
on E or F. You can continue unit of your choice, then validate
your adjustments, selecting with a press on C.
further parameters by pressing
B. When you have finished your Note: This choice concerns all
adjustments, pressC. the types of information (fuel
consumption, speed, etc.) that
appear on the displays.

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M u lt i f u n c t i o n d i s p l ay

Display C Main menu


Press control A to display the "Main
menu" for the multifunction screen.
Using this menu, you have access
II to the following functions:

Radio-CD
(See "Radio")
Presentation:
1 - Time.
2 - Ambient temperature Bluetooth hands-free kit
3 - Date and Display zone (See "Radio")

If the outside temperature is between


+3C and -3C, the temperature Trip computer
display flashes (risk of ice).

Note: the outside temperature Controls


displayed may be higher than the A - Access to the "Main menu". It allows:
actual temperature if the vehicle is - Distance to your destination.
standing in bright sunlight. B - Scrolling in the display menus.
C - Validation and selection in the - Access to log of alerts (list of the
menus of the function chosen alerts that have been previously
or the value modified. signalled).
D - Cancellation of the operation or - Access to status of functions, for
return to the previous display. example activation/deactivation of
automatic lighting of head-lamps,
E - Selection of the type of ESP, windscreen wipers.
information you wish to see
permanently displayed (date,
The driver is advised not to radio-CD, trip computer) on the
operate the controls when right of the screen.
driving.

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M u lt i f u n c t i o n d i s p l ay

Personalisation To activate/deactivate automatic - Using B, select the driving


Configuration guide-me-home lighting assistance. Confirm your choice
- Press on A. with a press on C.
- Use B to select the icon - Then with a press on C, select/
It allows you to activate/ "Personalisation-Configuration" deselect driving headlamps to II
deactivate: then confirm your choice with a activate or deactivate them.
- Triggering of rear screen wipe. press on C. - Validate on "OK" on the display.
- Automatic guide-me-home lighting, - Then select the sub-menu for
with choice of duration. vehicle parameters. Confirm your
choice with a press on C.
- Driving headlamps.
- Using B, select lighting and
Also to choose: signalling. Confirm your choice
- Brightness, the time, the date, with a press on C.
units. - Then with a press on C, select/ To adjust the display
- The display language. deselect guide-me-home lighting brightness
to activate or deactivate it. After - Press on A.
activation, choose the duration: - Use B to select the icon
press on C then use B to select the "Personalisation-Configuration"
To activate/deactivate rear wipe duration and press on C. then confirm your choice with a
on engaging reverse gear - Validate on "OK" on the display. press on C.
- Press on A. - Select the display configuration
- Use B to select the trip computer using B. Confirm with a press
icon, then confirm with a press on C. onC.
- Select your entry of distance, - Select the adjustment of brightness.
using B. Confirm your choice with Confirm with a press on C.
a press on C. - Use B to select normal or other
- To choose the distance, select the display mode, then validate
figure to be modified, usingB, then To activate/deactivate the with a press on C. To adjust the
confirm with a press on C. directional headlamps brightness, select the symbols"+"
- Use B to adjust the value then - Press on A. or "-" and confirm your adjustment
validate with a press on C. with a press onC.
- Use B to select the icon
- Validate on "OK" on the display. "Personalisation-Configuration" - Validate on "OK" on the display.
then confirm your choice with a
press on C.
- Then select the sub-menu for
vehicle parameters. Confirm with
a press on C.
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M u lt i f u n c t i o n d i s p l ay

To adjust the date and time To choose units


- Press on A. - Press on A.
- Use B to select the icon - Use B to select the icon
"Personalisation-Configuration" "Personalisation-Configuration"
II then confirm your choice with a then confirm your choice with a
press on C. press on C.
- Select the display configuration - Select the display configuration
using B. Confirm with a press using B. Confirm with a press onC.
onC. - Then select the sub-menu for
- Select the date and time Units. Confirm with a press onC.
adjustment, using B, then confirm - Using B, select the unit to
with a press on C. be modified (Temperature or
- Use B to select the values to be Consumption) then validate with a
modified. Confirm with a press on C. press on C.
- Make your adjustments using B, - Validate on "OK" on the display.
validating each adjustment with a
press on C. Note: This choice concerns all
the types of information (fuel
- Validate on "OK" on the display. consumption, speed, etc.) that
appear on the displays.

To choose the language


- Press on A.
- Use B to select the icon
"Personalisation-Configuration"
then confirm your choice with a
press on C.
- Select the choice of language,
using B.
- Using B, select the desired
language and validate your choice
with a press on C.
- Validate on "OK" on the display.
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M u lt i f u n c t i o n d i s p l ay

NAVIDRIVE DISPLAY Main menu


Press control A to display the "Main
menu" for the multifunction screen.
This menu gives access to the II
following functions (See "Navidrive"
instructions):

Navigation/guidance

Map
Presentation:
1 - Ambient temperature
2 - Directory Traffic information
3 - Date
4 - Telephone
5 - Time
Audio
Controls
If the outside temperature is between A - Access to the "Main menu".
+3C and -3C, the temperature
display flashes (risk of ice). B - Scrolling in the display menus.
Audio
C - Validation and Selection in the
Note: The outside temperature menus, of the function chosen
displayed may be higher than the or value modified. Configuration, for
actual temperature if the vehicle is adjusting various
standing in bright sunshine. D - Cancellation of the operation or
return to the previous display. parameters (date, time,
units)
E - Selection of the type of
information you wish to see
permanently displayed (date,
radio-CD, trip computer) on the Video
right of the screen.
The driver is advised not to
operate the controls when Vehicle diagnosis
driving.
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M u lt i f u n c t i o n d i s p l ay

Trip computer

II

To obtain display and selection of Display A Display C or NaviDrive


the different types of information, The trip computer provides 5 types of 3 types of instantaneous information:
give short presses on the end of the information, which can be accessed
windscreen wiper stalk. - Range
by pressing successively on the end
of the control stalk. - Instantaneous consumption
To reset trip computer information Range - Distance remaining to be travelled
to zero, press continuously for a Instantaneous fuel consumption
few seconds on the end of the stalk
when one of the information types is Distance travelled
displayed. Average fuel consumption
Average speed It also gives you access to 3 types of
To cancel the display of the trip information for two Journeys 1 and 2:
computer information press a sixth - Distance travelled
time
- Average consumption
- Average speed

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M u lt i f u n c t i o n d i s p l ay

Display C or NaviDrive (continued) Enter the distance to be travelled


- Press A.
The journeys
- Using B select the trip computer
Journeys 1 and 2 are identical but icon, then validate by pressing C.
independent of each other. For II
example, you can use Journey 1 for - Select distance entry, using B.
daily calculations and Journey2 for Validate your choice by pressing C.
monthly calculations. - To choose the distance, select the
figure to be modified using B then
To reset a journey to zero validate using C.
When the desired journey is - Using B, adjust the value then
displayed, give a long press on the validate using C.
end of the wiper stalk. - Validate with "OK" in the display.
Permanent display
Pressing the "Mode" button causes
the trip computer information to be
displayed permanently.

To display the log of alerts or


status of functions
- Press A.
- Using B select the trip computer
icon, then validate by pressing C.
- Select the log of alerts or status of
functions.
- Once the list is displayed, scroll
through the list using B.
- Press D to return to the permanent
display.

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M u lt i f u n c t i o n d i s p l ay

Display A Display C or NaviDrive


Range (continued)
This indicates the mileage that can still be travelled using the
fuel remaining in the tank.
II When the distance remaining to be travelled is less than about
25 km (approx. 15 miles), only three dashes are displayed.
After resetting the computer, the indication of remaining range is
only reliable after the vehicle has been used for a certain time.

Average fuel consumption


The average fuel consumption is calculated from the last reset
of the computer.

Instantaneous fuel consumption


This is calculated from consumption over the previous 2 seconds.
This function is only available when travelling at over 30 km/h
(approx. 20 mph).

Average speed
The average speed is obtained, from the last reset of the
computer, by dividing the distance covered by the time taken
(ignition on).

Distance travelled
It indicates the distance travelled since the trip computer was
last reset to zero.

Distance remaining
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COMFORT

VENTILATION
Air circulation
Optimal comfort is obtained by a
good distribution of air in the front
and the rear of the passenger com-
partment.
To ensure efficient operation, take III
care not to obstruct the air outlets
located under the front seats.
Pollen filter/odour filter
(active carbon)
Your installation has a filter for exclud-
ing dust and restricting disagreeable
odours.
This filter needs to be changed accord-
ing to the maintenance requirements.
(See: Maintenance Guide).

Air intake Air vents


Make sure that the exterior air inlet The air vents have grilles for direct-
grille at the base of the windscreen ing the flow of air (up/down, right/
is clean (free of dead leaves, snow left) with controls for adjusting the
etc.). volume of air.
If washing the vehicle with a high
pressure jet, take care to avoid tar-
geting close to the air inlet.

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COMFORT

Air conditioning
At any time of year, the air condition- Water arising from condensation in
ing is useful for removing air humidity the air conditioning is allowed to drain
and misting. out through an aperture provided for
To keep the air conditioning com- this purpose; a pool of water may
pressor well sealed, it is essential to thus form beneath the vehicle when
operate the air conditioning at least stationary.
III once in every month. You are recommended to have the
To be effective, the air conditioning air conditioning system checked on
should only be used with the win- a regular basis (see Maintenance
dows closed. Guide).
Sensor
If you are towing a heavy trailer or if The air conditioning uses energy
from the engine to operate. This re- The automatic air conditioning inside
outside temperatures are very high, the passenger compartment makes
the air conditioning may be tempo- sults in extra fuel consumption
use of the sunlight sensor, which is
rarily interrupted in favour of engine located on the dashboard behind
cooling. the instrument panel.
Take care not to obstruct it.

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COMFORT

HEATING/VENTILATION 1 - Adjustment of the air 2 - Air recirculation


distribution
Demisting - Defrosting. This position is for exclud-
Flow to the windscreen ing disagreeable odours
and front side windows. or emissions coming from
outside the cabin. With a
press on control 2, the entry of air III
from outside is closed off, the lamp
Distribution to the wind- comes on.
screen, side windows and This should be cancelled as soon as
footwells. possible to prevent misting and to
allow fresh air into the cabin.
MANUAL AIR CONDITIONING To deactivate air recirculation, press
Flow to front and rear again on control 2, the warning lamp
passenger footwells. goes out.

Air flow to the face level


vents. 3 - Heater blower control
The air blower operates only when
the engine is running. For optimum
comfort in the passenger compart-
The heating/ventilation and manual Distribution from the air blower can ment, the control should not remain
air conditioning systems can only be altered at will by placing the dis- in position0 (position 1 minimum).
function with the engine running. tributor 1 in an intermediate position.

4 - Temperature control

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COMFORT

5 - Rear screen demisting 6 - Air conditioning Demisting-deicing of the


Can only be operated with the en- The air conditioning will only operate windscreen and front side
gine running. when the engine is running. windows

One press on control 5 acti- Press on control 6. The - Place the controls for temperature
vates the electric demisting warning lamp comes on. and air flow on maximum.
III of the rear screen and, ac- For air conditioning, the air - Close the central air vents.
cording to version, the exte- blower control 3 must not be
rior rear view mirrors. The warning - Operate the air conditioning by
on position "0". pressing the control6, the warning
lamp comes on.
Air conditioning is obtained by mix- lamp comes on.
It switches off automatically to avoid ing the warm air with refrigerated air.
excessive consumption of power. Note: you should not be in air recir-
The control for the blown air temper- culation.
One press stops the demisting. ature4 adjusts the air conditioning
A further press starts it again. provided the control 6 is operational.

Note: If the engine is stopped be-


fore the end of demisting, the latter
will resume the next time the engine
is started.

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COMFORT

AUTOMATIC AIR 1 - Automatic operation 2 - Adjustment of


CONDITIONING temperature on left
hand side
This is the normal operating
mode.
3 - Adjustment of
temperature on right
hand side
A press on this control, con- III
firmed by the display of "A/C" To display the desired tem-
and "AUTO", automatically perature, rotate control 2
manages all the 5following or3:
functions according to the tempera-
This system automatically regulates ture chosen: - To the left to lower the temperature
temperature, air flow and air distribu- - Flow of air.
tion in the passenger compartment - To the right to raise the temperature
according to the temperature select- - Cabin temperature. The difference between the tem-
ed (for each side, right and left). - Distribution of air. peratures on the right and on the left
- Air conditioning. cannot be greater than 3.
It provides an optimum level of comfort
regardless of the climatic conditions, - Recycling of air. An adjustment around 21 will provide
by permanent use of the automatic a temperature that is comfortable.
To enable the system to operate, all Depending on your requirements,
air conditioning mode (press the AUTO the air vents should be kept open.
button) and with all the vents open. an adjustment between 18 and 24 is
normal.
Having no airflow prevents the air con-
ditioning and the system in general
from working.

The display HI (high) corre-


sponds to a demand for max-
imum heating (above 27).

To prevent misting of the The display LO (low) cor-


interior of the vehicle in responds to a demand for
cold and damp conditions, maximum air conditioning
the use of AUTO mode is (below 15).
recommended.
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COMFORT

Notes: 4 - Air conditioning 6 - Adjustment of the air


- When you enter the vehicle, the distribution
temperature inside the vehicle To stop the air conditioning, Press the button successive-
may be much colder (or warmer) press on the control 4. The ly so that the display shows,
than a comfortable temperature. It symbol "A/C" disappears. in turn, the air flow to:
is no use modifying the displayed
temperature to try to attain the To restart it, press again on
III desired level of comfort. The system the control 4. The symbol "A/C" dis-
plays.
automatically strives to compensate
this temperature discrepancy as
rapidly as possible. The windscreen and
front side windows.
- When starting the engine from
cold, in order to avoid distributing
too much cold air, the blower will
attain its optimum level gradually. The windscreen, front
side windows and
5 - Air recirculation passenger footwells.

When you press on control


5, the entry of air from out- Passenger footwells.
side is blocked off and the
Manual recalling of one or more associated symbol is dis-
functions played.
All the functions 4, 6 and 7 can be This function can also be accessed Central and lateral air
adjusted manually. by pressing the appropriate button vents and passenger
on the steering wheel. footwells.
Display of the function "AUTO" then
disappears. While retaining the other settings,
this position excludes disagreeable
odours or emissions coming from
outside. It should be cancelled as Central and lateral air
soon as possible to prevent misting vents.
and to allow fresh air into the cabin.
To deactivate the air recirculation,
press again on control 5.

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COMFORT

7 - Air flow 8 - Demisting - deicing of the 9 - Demisting - deicing of the


Heater blower speed: press button: windscreen and front side rear screen
windows When this function is work-
While it is operating, the ing, the warning lamp comes
warning lamp lights and the on and the symbol appears
symbol appears on the dis- on the display.
To increase it play. This control is for rapid deicing or
This control is for rapid deicing or demisting of the rear screen. III
demisting of the windscreen, acting It switches off automatically to avoid
automatically on the air blower flow, excessive consumption of power.
To decrease it. air distribution, air conditioning and
air entry. To stop it, press again on the control 9.

The level of air flow is represented To stop it, press again on control 8
on the display by the progressive fill- or on the control AUTO.
ing of the fan blades. Note: you should not have air recir-
A press on the control 7 deactivates culation selected.
the function "AUTO". To restart it,
press again on the control AUTO.
Note: to avoid condensation and
poor air quality in the passenger
compartment, it is recommended
always to maintain a sufficient flow
of air.

Press AUTO to return the


system to its automatic
function.

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COMFORT

SCENTED AIR FRESHENER

III

The scented air freshener is located To remove the cartridge, take the To remove the cartridge, take the
to the right of the central air vent. cap A off the new cartridge that you cap A from your new cartridge and
You can stop or adjust the flow of will fit and put it on the cartridge you place it in the small orifice of the car-
scented air, via control 1. are removing. tridge you are removing.
Pull.

The central air vents should be The cartridges need replacing from
open. time to time.

As a matter of safety, use the scented air freshener and cartridges only for the purpose intended,
in conformity with the user instructions.
Keep the cartridge packaging together with the user instructions and precautions.
Do not dismantle the cartridges.
Do not touch the scent mesh.
Never try to refill the scented air freshener or the cartridges with a freshener
other than those approved by CITRON.
Keep these items away from children and animals.
Avoid them coming into contact with the skin or eyes.
In the event of ingestion, consult a doctor and show him the packaging or the label.
Do not install, remove or adjust a cartridge while driving.
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COMFORT

FRONT SEATS

III

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COMFORT

Manual adjustments

Head restraint Lumbar support Backrest angle

III
To raise, pull upwards. To lower, Turn the control to adjust the seat to Use the control A to adjust the back-
press on the unlocking button and the desired position. rest angle.
on the head restraint. The adjust- It is possible to recline the backrest
ment is correct when the upper edge to an angle of 45 by tilting it until it
of the restraint is level with the top of locks; press the control to unlock.
your head. The head restraint is also Drivers seat height
angle-adjustable.
To remove, press on the unlocking
button and pull upwards.
Note: Never drive the vehicle with-
out the head restraints fitted.
Raise or lower the control the Access to the rear
number of times required to obtain seats
the desired position.

Reach To access or exit the rear seat po-


sitions, tilt the control 6 towards the
front to fold the front seat back-rest
and slide the front seat forwards.
Afterwards the front seat will revert
to its initial position.
Lift the control bar and adjust the Make sure that the seat is securely
seat to the desired position. locked in place.

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COMFORT

Raise or lower the front


of control 1 to make the
front of the seat cushion
higher or lower.

Raise or lower the rear


of control 1 to make the III
seat higher or lower.
Electrically operated adjustments
Heated seats
Adjustment of seat height,
angle and reach Action control 1 to the The front seats can be heated inde-
Adjustment of backrest angle front or to the rear to pendently. Use the controls placed
and lumbar support
move the seat forward or on the sides of the seats, turning
back. them to select one of three heating
levels:
0: Off.
Push the top of control 2 1: Gentle heat.
forward or back to adjust 2: Medium heat.
the backrest angle. 3: Strong heat.
The seat temperature will adjust ac-
cordingly.
Note: The heated seats will only op-
Raise or lower control 2 erate when the engine is running.
to increase or decrease
the lumbar support.

Note: The seats can still be moved


on a temporary basis:
- when opening one of the front
doors.
- after switching off the ignition.

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COMFORT

Memorisation using the buttons Recall of a memorised driving


To memorise, using the buttons lo- position
cated on the side of the seat: Vehicle stopped (ignition on or en-
- turn the ignition key to the drive gine running)
position, - Press briefly on button 1 or
- adjust your seat and your exterior 2 to recall the corresponding
memorised position.
III rear view mirrors,
Note: after five consecutive recalls
- press on button M then immediately
on button 1 "first driving position" of a memorised position, this
or on button 2 "second driving function will be deactivated until
position". the engine is started.
The memorisation is recognised by
Memorisation of driving an audible signal. Memorising of a
positions new position cancels the previous Vehicle moving
You have the possibility to memorise one.
- Keep button 1 or 2 pressed to recall
two driving positions, via the buttons the corresponding memorised
M/1 and M/2. position.

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COMFORT

REAR SEATS

III

Rear head restraints


The rear head restraints have two
positions:
- A low stowed position when the
seat is not occupied.
- A raised position to optimise the Folding the seat cushion
Rear armrest safety of the passenger, by raising
- Lower the rear armrest to improve it to its stop, including when used - raise the front of the seat cushion,
your comfort. with a forward facing child seat. - tilt it towards the front seats.
- Lift the cover for access to its To lower the head restraints, press
storage box. on the unlocking controls.
To remove them, pull upwards as far When repositioning the seat base,
This can contain a storage box, two make sure that the seat belt buckles
cup holders and two pen holders. as permitted, then press on the un-
locking controls. are back in place.
Note: When you fold a rear seat
Note: Never drive the vehicle with- cushion, you should also fold the
out the head restraints fitted. corresponding backrest.

Before folding the seat


Before tipping the rear seat,
make sure that the seat belts will
not be snagged or trapped by the
seat and its catches.
Position them carefully to the
sides of the backrests.
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COMFORT

III

Folding the backrest Removing the seat base


Stow the head restraints. When you are handling the rear To improve seating versatility, the
Press on control A located on the seats, avoid trapping the seat belts rear seats are removable.
extremity of the backrest and tilt fully and make sure that the belt buckles Detach one of the linkages from its
forwards. are positioned correctly. securing point, then disengage the
When returning the seat backrest to other linkage to remove the seat as-
the normal position, ensure that it sembly.
locks into place: the red warning in-
dicator, located on the control, must
not be visible.

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COMFORT

DOOR MIRRORS Fold-back of door mirrors Automatic tilting of mirrors when


When the vehicle is parked, the door reversing
mirrors can be folded back either Ths function automatically gives you
manually or electrically. a view of the ground while reversing
the vehicle.
Electric fold-back
From the central position, one press Activation
towards the rear on control1 folds With the engine running: III
the rear view mirrors back. - Select the rear view mirror using
To return them to the initial position, control 1.
press again on the control towards - Engage reverse gear, the mirror
the rear. glass automatically positions
itself to improve your vision of the
Automatic electric fold back pavement.
Automatic fold-back operates when - If necessary, adjust the mirror to
you lock the doors with the remote your preference using the electric
control. control 2.
Adjustment of rear view mirrors The opposite movement applies
Functions with ignition switched on. when you unlock the doors, except Deactivation
if you operated fold-back before To deactivate the function, move
From the drivers position, select the switching off the ignition.
rear view mirror via the control1, control 1 to the central position.
then adjust in the four directions by Note: Automatic fold-back of the
moving the control2. rear view mirrors can be deactivat-
Deicing of rear view mirrors is cou- ed. Consult your CITRON dealer.
pled with electric demisting of the
rear screen.

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COMFORT

INTERIOR REAR VIEW MIRROR STEERING COLUMN ADJUSTMENT

III

Automatic photochromic interior


rear view mirror
Manual interior mirror This provides an automatic and pro- Both the height and reach of the
The lever on the lower edge enables gressive changing between day use steering wheel can be adjusted.
you to place the rear view mirror in and night use. With the vehicle at rest, first adjust
either of two positions: To avoid causing dazzle, the mirror au- the seat to the most suitable posi-
Day position: the lever is not visible. tomatically becomes darker depend- tion, then adjust the position of the
ing on the intensity of light coming from steering wheel.
Night position (antidazzle): the lever
is visible. the rear. It becomes lighter as soon as
brightness diminishes, thus ensuring Adjustment
optimal vision. Unlock the steering by pulling the
control towards you.
To operate Adjust the steering wheel position
Switch on the ignition and press then lock by pushing the control fully
control 1. downwards.
- Warning lamp 2 on: automatic If you press firmly downwards on
mode. your steering wheel after locking, you
- Warning lamp 2 off: automatic may hear a slight click. The steering
mode stopped. The mirror remains is then in its definitive position.
in its lightest definition.
Note: for optimal vision, the mirror
lightens automatically when reverse As a safety measure, do not adjust
gear is engaged. your driving position while driving.
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ACCESS

KEYS Central locking using the key If the key is not recognised,
A brief action with the key locks the starting is not possible.
vehicle. If this occurs, leave your vehicle
immobilised and contact a CITRON
Central deadlocking using dealer.
the key
A second action straight away with
the key deadlocks the vehicle. It is
then impossible to open the doors
from either inside or outside the
vehicle. IV
A long action with the key closes the
windows.
Note: With the vehicle stationary
and the engine switched off, locking
is signalled by the flashing of the
The key operates all the vehicles interior locking control warning
lamp. It is dangerous to deadlock
locks as well as the ignition. the vehicle when someone is
Note: For safety reasons, a buzzer If any of the doors, or the boot, is inside as unlocking from the
will sound if you have switched off open or not properly closed, central interior is impossible (without
the ignition and opened the drivers locking does not operate. the remote control).
door without previously removing
the ignition key. In the event of loss of the
The key is used to deactivate the pas- keys go to a CITRON dealer
sengers front airbag (see "Safety"). with proof of ownership of the
vehicle.
Electronic immobiliser
The CITRON dealer network
The key contains a coded electronic will be able to recover
chip. When switching on, the code the key code and the
must be recognised to allow the transponder code to order
engine to be started. replacement keys.
Advice
This electronic immobiliser locks
For any modification concerning the engine management system a
the keys it is essential to contact a few seconds after switching off the
CITRON dealer taking all of the ignition, and prevents unauthorised
keys in your possession with you. starting of the engine.

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ACCESS

Remote control Central locking, closing Note: The simultaneous use of other
windows, deadlocking high frequency equipment (mobile
- A short press on button A locks telephones, domestic alarms...) may
your vehicle. momentarily hinder the operation of
the remote control.
- A long press on button A locks your
vehicle and closes the windows. In the event of a permanent fault,
the remote control should be reini-
This operation is confirmed by the tialised. (See next page).
direction indicators illuminating for
approx. two seconds and by the
interior lamp switching off. This also
IV folds the exterior rear view mirrors.

If any of the doors, or the boot, is


open or not properly closed, central
Central unlocking locking does not operate.
A short press on button B unlocks For vehicles equipped with dead-
your vehicle. locking, two successive presses on
This operation is confirmed by button A deadlocks the vehicle.
the rapid flashing of the direction It is then impossible to open the
indicators and the lighting of the doors from either inside or outside
interior lamp (if the function is the vehicle.
activated). It can also deploy the
exterior rear view mirrors.

It is dangerous to deadlock the


vehicle when someone
is inside as unlocking from
the interior is impossible
(without the remote control).
When closing the windows
using the remote control,
the user should make sure
that nobody is obstructing
the windows from shutting
properly.

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ACCESS

Guide-me-home lighting
A press on button C operates the Take care not to place the remote control in contact with grease or
guide-me-home lighting (illumination dust, or leave it in the rain or in a damp environment.
of the sidelamps and dipped beams A hard object also on the key ring, pressing on the key while it is in
for approx. one minute). the ignition, can cause a malfunction.
A second press prior to the end of
this timing cancels the guide-me- Changing the remote control battery
home lighting.
Unclip the cover to gain access to the battery.
Locating of the vehicle Battery: CR 0523: 3V.
To locate the vehicle in a carpark, IV
press button A, the interior lamps Re-initialisation of the remote control
come on and the direction indicators After a change of battery, it is necessary to re-initialise the remote control. To
flash for a few seconds. The vehicle do that, switch on the ignition and immediately action button A on your remote
remains locked. control to trigger the action desired. This may take some ten seconds.
Do not throw away the old batteries. They should be returned to the
Folding and ejection of the key CITRON dealer or deposited in a recognised recycling facility.
Button D is for folding and ejecting
the key from its housing in the
remote control.
If you do not press on button D, you
could damage the mechanism.

Except when reinitialising, the remote control cannot function


while the key is in the ignition, even when switched off.
Warning: By inadvertently actioning the remote control, when
for example it is in your pocket, you can unlock the vehicle without
your realising it.
However, if no door is opened with 30 seconds of unlocking, the
vehicle locks itself again automatically, without arming the alarm.
Warning: There a is a risk of damage if the replacement
battery is not the correct one.
Only use batteries that are identical or equivalent to those
approved by CITRON.

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ACCESS

ANTI-INTRUSION ALARM Arming the alarm using the


remote control
Switch off the ignition and leave the
vehicle.
Ensure that all doors and the boot
are closed.
Lock the vehicle using button A on
the remote control.
When the alarm is armed, the
IV protections become active within
The installation also includes a siren 5seconds (perimeter) and
and a warning lamp 2 visible from 45seconds (volumetric).
the outside, indicating the three
possible alarm statuses:
Alarm not armed (not on standby),
warning lamp off.
Your vehicle may be equipped with Alarm armed (on standby), the
an anti-intrusion alarm. warning lamp flashes slowly. Triggering
This ensures: Alarm triggered (signalling an Provided the alarm is armed,
Exterior perimeter protection by intrusion), the warning lamp flashes any intrusion triggers the siren
means of detectors on the access rapidly if the alarm is disarmed for 30seconds, accompanied by
points (doors, tailgate, bonnet) as with a press on buttonB. It stops the illumination of the direction
well as on the electrical supply. flashing as soon as you switch on indicators.
Interior volumetric protection the ignition. The alarm then reverts to armed
by means of ultrasonic sensors Note: in the event of a malfunction, status, but the deployment remains
(detecting movement inside the the warning lamp 2 comes on con- memorised and is signalled by the
passenger compartment). tinuously. rapid flashing of the alarm warning
This can be deactivated using lamp 2 when you press the unlocking
control 1. button B. The flashing stops when
you switch on the ignition.
The siren is also triggered if there is
a cutting of the electrical supply. To
stop it, restore the electrical supply
then give a press on the unlocking
button B.

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ACCESS

Disarming the alarm using the Deactivation of volumetric Automatic activation


remote control detection (depending on country)
The alarm is disarmed when you The alarm is able to operate with The alarm arms automatically
unlock the vehicle (by pressing only perimeter protection if you 2minutes after the boot or the last
button B on the remote control). deactivate the volumetric protection door is closed.
(if for example you wish to leave an
animal in the vehicle). In order to prevent the alarm then
being triggered by a door or the boot
To do this, switch off the ignition, being opened, it is essential to press
then press immediately on control 1 again on the unlocking button B on
Disarming the alarm using for at least one second. the remote control.
the key The warning lamp 2 should be on IV
Unlock the doors with the key. The permanently. It will start to flash
siren is triggered. Enter the vehicle when the alarm activates.
and switch on the ignition to stop Arm the alarm by locking your
the siren. Otherwise the siren will vehicle using the remote control.
continue for about 30seconds.

Note:
If you wish to lock your vehicle
without arming the alarm, just lock
the vehicle with the key.
If you try to lock your vehicle when
a door or the boot is still open, the
central locking will not operate, but
your alarm becomes armed after
approx. 45 seconds.
Note: the siren is automatically
disarmed (for example if you need to
disconnect the battery) immediately
after you unlock the vehicle using
the remote control.

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ACCESS

WINDOWS Sequential electric window Anti-pinch device


controls An anti-pinch device stops the
There are two operating modes: window from rising. If it meets an
obstacle, it goes back down.
manual mode After a battery disconnection or
Press or pull the control switch, in the event of a malfunction, you
without going beyond the point of have to re-initialise the anti-pinch
resistance. The window stops on function:
release of the control switch. - Lower the window fully using the
control, then close. It will rise only
IV automatic mode
a few centimetres.
Press or pull the control switch
beyond the point of resistance. The - Press repeatedly on the control
window opens or closes completely until the window is fully closed.
on release of the control switch. Warning: During this operation, the
anti-pinch protection does not work.
Pressing or pulling the switch again
Electric windows stops the movement of the window.
The driver uses the controls located
on the door to operate the vehicles
electric windows.
Note: the electric windows can also
be operated for a limited time after
the ignition has been switched off
(including after the front doors have
been opened).
ALWAYS PAY ATTENTION TO WHERE CHILDREN ARE WHEN
OPENING OR CLOSING WINDOWS.
- Always remove the ignition key when leaving the vehicle, even for short
periods.
- If the driver is operating the passengers electric window control, the driver
should ensure that no passenger is obstructing the window from closing.
- The driver should check that the electric windows are used properly by the
passengers.
- Should there be any risk of a person becoming trapped by a window
closing, you should immediately reverse the window movement. To do this,
reverse the position of the control concerned.
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ACCESS

Electric child safety Doors Note: Control B is inactive if the


vehicle has been locked with the
remote control or with the key.
This allows from the front,
deactivation of the opening Personal security
of the rear doors and the
use of the rear windows. When the vehicle is started, the
system automatically locks the doors
It is activated by means of a press and tailgate as soon as you reach a
on control A located on the electric speed of approx. 10 km/h (6 mph).
windows control panel. The warning
lamp in the instrument panel lights Note: If a door is opened, this door
up for approx. 10 seconds. will automatically relock as soon as IV
Each time the ignition is switched the vehicle reaches approx. 6mph.
on, the warning lamp comes on for Locking the doors from the
inside Activation/Deactivation
approx. 10 seconds. of the function
Opening of the doors from the With the doors closed, press button
B once to operate the electric central After switching on the ignition, give a
outside and operation of the rear long press on the central unlocking
electric windows remain possible locking and unlocking.
button until a message is displayed.
from the front of the vehicle. The doors can still be opened from
inside.
The central locking will not operate
if a door is open, or not properly
closed.
The lamp on the control B can signal
any of 3 statuses:
- It flashes if the doors are open
when the vehicle is stationary,
engine stopped.
- It lights up if the doors are locked
and the ignition is switched on.
- It goes out if the doors are not
locked.
If you decide to drive with
the doors locked, remem-
ber that in the event of
an accident this renders
access more difficult for the
emergency services.
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ACCESS

IV
Manual operation TAILGATE Closing the tailgate
(emergency mode) Lower the tailgate, using the 2hand-
In the event of an electrical fault, it is Opening from the outside hold zones located on the tailgate
possible to lock the vehicles doors interior trim.
by actioning control C on each door. Press upwards on lever 1 which is
located between the number plate Removing your fingers, press down
With the door open, insert the end of lamps. to close.
a key or similar item into the aperture
and turn. Anti-theft security
Close the door. In all cases, as soon as the vehicle
After a repair, normal functioning is moving (at above approx. 10km/h
resumes using either the unlocking or 6mph) the tailgate locks auto-
control B, the remote control, or the matically. The tailgate unlocks when
key used in the drivers door. a door is opened or if the interior
locking/unlocking button is pressed.

Emergency unlocking
If there is a problem with unlocking
the tailgate, it can be unlocked from
inside the boot:
- insert a screwdriver or similar tool
into hole 2 of the lock,
- turn it in order to unlock the tailgate.

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VISIBILITY

LIGHTING CONTROLS They go out as soon as the light Guide-me-home lighting


is once again sufficient or approx. This function leaves the headlamps
5minutes after the wipers have on temporarily to assist your exit in
stopped. low light conditions.
To activate this function, place con- This function is activated:
trol A on position 2.
Manually by pulling the lighting
Do not cover the brightness sen- stalk towards you, ignition switched
sor, which is visible from the out- off.
side of the windscreen, behind
the interior rear view mirror. Automatically, provided that:
- the automatic headlamp lighting
Turn the barrel A forward. has been activated,
- the guide-me-home lighting has
been activated. For this, select V
Sidelamps on in the "Main menu", then in "Per-
1 Off sonalisation-Configuration", the
lighting and signalling sub-menu
2 Automatic lighting Turn the barrel A forward. and then activate the function.
3 Sidelamps See "Multifunction displays".
4 Dipped beam/Main beam Dipped beams/
main beams on Note: It is possible to modify the du-
ration of the guide-me-home lighting
(approx. 60, 30 or 15seconds) in
Pull the stalk towards the menu "Personalisation-Configu-
you to change from dipped beam to ration".
All lighting off main beam and vice versa.
For display A the period is fixed (ap-
proximately 30 seconds)
Lights left on
Turn the barrel A forward.
An audible warning signal is trig-
gered on opening the drivers door,
Automatic lighting of ignition off, to indicate that the vehi-
headlamps cles lights are still on.
It stops on closing the door, switching off
Sidelamps and dipped beams come the lights or switching on the ignition.
on automatically in conditions of There is no signal if automatic
poor ambient light or when the wip- lighting or guide-me home lighting
ers are in continuous operation. is activated.

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VISIBILITY

For a vehicle equipped with front


and rear foglamps:
- 1st notch forwards: switches on
front foglamps.
- 2nd notch forwards: switches on
rear foglamps.
- 1st notch rearwards: switches off
rear foglamps.
- 2nd notch rearwards: switches off
front foglamps.
Note:
V The rear foglamps must only be
used when visibility is severely re-
Vehicles with front and rear duced (fog, snow). HEADLAMP ADJUSTMENT
foglamps
(Ring B) You are advised to adjust the aim of
the headlamps in accordance with
vehicle load.
In the dashboard on the right hand
side of the steering column.
They operate when 0. 1 or 2 occupants in the front
sidelamps, dipped seats.
beams or main beams -. 3 occupants.
are switched on. 1. 5 occupants.
In conditions of poor visibility, -. Intermediate position.
if the ambient brightness does 2. 5 occupants + maximum au-
For a vehicle equipped with rear not trigger the automatic light- thorised load.
foglamps: ing, it is up to you to switch on
your dipped beams manually, -. Intermediate position.
- 1st notch forwards: switches on as well as your foglamps. 3. Driver + maximum authorised
rear foglamps. load.
- 1st notch rearwards: switches off
rear foglamps. Note: vehicles equipped with Xenon
headlamps have automatic head-
lamp adjustment.

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VISIBILITY

SIGNALLING

Emergency lighting of hazard


warning lamps
Sudden vehicle deceleration auto-
matically causes the hazard warning
lamps to activate.
These cease automatically when
you reaccelerate or manually if you
press the hazard warning lamps
control on the dashboard.

Hazard warning lamps V


Simultaneous operation of the direc-
tion indicators.
Direction indicators Only use these if there is danger,
Left: move the stalk downwards. for example when you have to stop
suddenly or in unusual driving con-
Right: move the stalk upwards. ditions.
Movement of the steering wheel They also operate without the igni-
returns the stalk to the off position tion being on.
automatically.
Driving with the hazard warning
lamps on renders the direction
Headlamp flash indicators inoperable.
Pull the stalk towards you to flash
headlamps.
The headlamp flash operates even
with the ignition off.

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VISIBILITY

DIRECTIONAL HEADLAMPS

This function is associated with


headlamps that have Xenon bulbs.
Whether on dipped beam or main
beam, your headlamps follow the di-
rection of the road ahead.
Lighting quality when driving round
bends is considerably improved. Function activated Function deactivated

V
Activation/Deactivation The status of the function is memo-
This can be activated/deactivated in rised on switching off the ignition.
the "Main menu". See "Multifunction By default, this function is in activated
displays". mode.
See "Multifunction displays". Note: At zero or very low speed,
or in reverse gear, this function is in-
active.

If there is a malfunction, the "Dipped beams"


warning lamp flashes.
Have the system checked by a CITRON dealer.
You are recommended to have both Xenon bulbs changed if
there has been a malfunction in either of them.

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VISIBILITY

SCREEN WIPE Position I: The timing of the inter- Automatic wiping


mittent wipe adjusts automatically to
the speed of the vehicle. AUTO position: press downwards to
activate automatic wiping.
Position 1 or 2: when stationary, the Press downwards: Automatic wipe
windscreen wiper speed automati- activated.
cally reduces.
Note: A press downwards triggers a
single wipe, but without deactivating
As a safety precaution, the wiper automatic wipe.
system is deactivated approx.
1minute after the ignition has
been switched off.
On switching the ignition back on, to
reactivate the function: V
Deactivating automatic wiping
- return to the Off position,
- change to the position desired. Go to position I then return to posi-
Windscreen wiper stalk tion 0.
2 Fast speed WARNING:
1 Normal speed Do not cover the rain sensor,
I Intermittent which is visible from the outside of
0 Off the wind-screen, behind the interior
AUTO Automatic wiping. rear view mirror.
When washing the vehicle, switch
off the ignition or deactivate auto-
matic wiping.

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VISIBILITY

B - Rear screen wiper Changing the wiper


blades
The wipers should be stopped in the
maintenance position (during re-
To deactivate. placement).
Switch off the ignition and action the
wipe stalk within one minute. The
wipers will position themselves in
Intermittent rear wipe. the middle of the windscreen.
For this, switch off the ignition
then, within one minute, action the
wiper stalk. The wipers will posi-
Timed rear screen wash/ tion themselves to the centre of the
V wipe. windscreen.
A - Windscreen washer For optimum wiping performance,
To operate the windscreen wash, replace the wiper blades as soon as
pull the wiper stalk towards you. Reversing they leave traces on the screen; oth-
Screen wash is accompanied by a On engaging reverse gear, if the front erwise change them once or twice
timed screen wipe, the headlamp wiper is on, the rear wiper starts. per year (in spring and autumn, for
wash also operates if dipped beams example).
are switched on. Activation/deactivation of this func-
tion is possible in the menu "Person-
alisation-Configuration"of the "Main
menu".
Deactivation of this function is nec-
essary when a bicycle carrier is in-
stalled on the tailgate.

Always check that the windscreen and rear screen wipers can operate
freely, for example if fitting a bicycle carrier,
or in freezing temperatures.
Remove any accumulation of snow from
the base of the windscreen.
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VISIBILITY

INTERIOR LIGHTING
2 - Front and rear interior lamps Welcome lighting

In this position, the interior Automatic lighting of interior


lamp comes on when you lamps
open a door or the boot. - When you enter the vehicle:
They come on immediately you
unlock the vehicle or open a door.
They go out 30 seconds after
In this position, it is deacti- doors have been closed, or after
vated and switched off per- the ignition has been switched on.
manently. - When you leave the vehicle: V
In the front, the spotlamps are de- They come on when you remove
activated. the ignition key (for about 30sec-
1 - Spotlamps onds), or when a door is opened.
A press on one of the buttons will They go out after 30 seconds with
switch the corresponding spotlamp the doors closed, or immediately
In this position, lighting is the vehicle is locked.
on or off. permanent.
They will not come on if the ignition
is switched off or the vehicle is in
economy mode.

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VISIBILITY

V
Glovebox lighting Boot lighting Sill lighting
Comes on automatically when the Operates automatically on opening These light up automatically with the
cover is opened. the tailgate. interior lamps.
Do not forget to close it again. Does
not work with the ignition off.

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INTERIOR COMFORT

INTERIOR COMFORT

Storage drawers Floor mats

Glovebox To open: press at the centre of the


drawer.
If removing the mat on the drivers
side:
VI
To open, pull the handle and lower
the lid. To retrieve an object, lift the drawer - slide the seat as far as possible
up using the aperture provided. rearwards,
The glovebox has: - completely undo the xings,
- Storage locations for pens, - remove the xings, then the floor
spectacles, telephone cards, etc. mat.
- Three sockets for connecting When refitting, position the floor mat
audio/video equipment. correctly and press the xings firmly
- A ventilation nozzle A, which can home.
be closed manually. It delivers the Check that the floor mat is securely
same air-conditioned air as the in position.
front and lateral air vents.

To prevent any hindrance under


the pedals:
- use only the floor mats that
are compatible with the xings
already present in the vehicle.
It is essential to use these
WARNING: As a safety measure, Storage flap xings.
the glovebox must remain shut - never fit any further floor mats
when the vehicle is in motion. To open: press at the centre.
on top.
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INTERIOR COMFORT

Storage pockets in the front doors and rear panels Oddments tray on front central
console
VI

Storage pockets

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INTERIOR COMFORT

Sun visors Glasses-holder Carrier bag hook


Fold visors down to avoid dazzle - Press at the bottom to deploy the
from ahead. hook. VI
Toll payment/Parking windows
They can be disengaged from their - Press at the top to stow the hook.
central fixing and pivoted over to the The heat-reflective windscreen
side windows if required. includes a zone either side of the
interior mirror base that allows optical
The passengers and drivers sun reading of access badges (for a toll
visors each have a mirror that can payment card, for example).
be covered. Grab handles/
Sun visor with illuminated mirror Coat hooks
Illuminates automatically on opening
the mirror cover flap (ignition on).

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INTERIOR COMFORT

Cigar lighter Ashtray Panoramic roof


Operates when the ignition is on. To open it, lift the flap. The roof has two opaque blinds
VI Push in and wait a few moments. To empty the ashtray, lift at the rear positioned at the front and rear.
The cigar lighter will release and pull towards you. To close the front blind, pull the
automatically. The cigar lighter will handle rearwards.
gradually emerge for easy removal. To close the rear blind, pull the
To refit handle forwards.
12 V accessories socket Reposition the front part of the The blinds have a delay mechanism
ashtray, then press on the rear part. which stows them automatically
(Maximum power: 120 Watts)
when you release them.
Operates when the ignition is on.
It is located on the central console.

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INTERIOR COMFORT

Boot

Luggage securing rings Removing the rear shelf Removing the rear shelf VI
Use the 2 side fixings at the rear, as (3- door model) (5- door model)
well as the 6 anchoring rings on the - Detach the cords. - Detach the cords.
boot floor and the rear seat backrest, - Carefully lift then pull, tilting it - Carefully lift then pull.
to secure your loads. slightly on one side.
For safety reasons, in case of hard
braking, heavy objects should be
placed as far forward as possible.

Protective net
This helps to secure objects stowed
in the boot.
Avoid using the rear shelf for
heavy or hard items.
These could be dangerous if
thrown around during harsh
braking or, if they touch the
rear screen, could damage the
heating elements.
Boot hook
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CHILD SAFETY

When children are in the car Children must not under any Regulations for the carriage
pretext be carried on the knees of children in the front
For maximum safety, consult the of a passenger (risk of being passenger seat position
relevant authority in your country to thrown against the dashboard
be sure that you know the rules for or windscreen should there be a If the child is travelling in a rear-
the carrying of children. Observe collision). facing child seat, it is essential to
the following recommendations: Children must not be allowed to deactivate the passenger's front
In accordance with European stand between the backrests of the airbag. Otherwise the child risks
Regulations, all children of under front seats, as they could be thrown being killed or seriously injured
12years of age or of height less forwards under sudden braking or should the airbag deploy.
than 1m 50 must be carried in in the event of a collision. In the front passenger's seat, chil-
approved child seats suitable for The rear doors are equipped with a dren less than 10years of age
their age and weight, on seats "Child Safety" locking device. This must not be carried "forward-fac-
equipped with a seat belt or ISOFIX allows the doors to be opened from ing", except if:
anchorage. Check that the child the outside unless they are under
seat is in compliance with current The rear seats are occupied by
central locking. other children.
legislation, ensuring that it bears
an orange label featuring the range Each time you switch on the The rear seats cannot be used (if
of weights for which it is suitable as ignition, check that this device is they are folded or not present).
well as its approval no. activated.
If your child is travelling forward-
VII children under 9 kg must be Never leave a child in a vehicle that facing in the front passenger seat
carried in a rear-facing child is exposed to sunshine. position, slide the front passenger
seat, whether installed in the Before opening a door, make sure seat to an intermediate position
front or at the back. that it is safe to do so. and leave the airbag activated.
It is recommended to use this When leaving your vehicle, remove
position for as long as possible (up the ignition key and properly apply
to 2 or 3 years old). the parking brake.
Statistically, the safest seats for Do not leave the key in the vehicle,
the carrying of children are the as children could lock themselves
vehicles rear seat positions. in, either using the remote control
CITRON recommends you to or by pressing the central locking
install your child in one of the rear button.
seat positions, even when using a Children should not be left alone in
rear-facing child seat. the vehicle.

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CHILD SAFETY

CITRON offers you a complete


range of child seats that can be
secured by means of the vehicle
seat belt. These child seats have
been tested on vehicles in colli-
sion conditions and they guarantee
maximum safety for your children.
They have also been selected for
their ease of installation as well as
for the comfort of the child.
In all cases, be sure to follow the GROUP 0+ from birth to 13kg GROUPS 1/2/3 (from 9 to 36 kg)
child seat fitting instructions as (around 1 year old) Kiddy Life (L4): for use with a
detailed in the installation manual Rmer Baby-Safe Plus (L1): rear- three-point seat belt. The height
provided by the seat manufac- facing, for use with a three-point and width of the backrest as well
turer. seat belt. The deep, reinforced shell as the length of the seat cushion
is designed to provide the maximum should be adjusted depending on
protection to the child in the event of the age and girth of your child. For
a lateral impact. the safety of young children (from 9
GROUPS 2/3 (from 15 to 36 kg) to 18 kg), CITRON recommends
you to use the protection apron. VII
Recaro Start (L2): for use with a
three-point seat belt. The height and Other child seats are recom-
width of the backrest as well as the mended: see ISOFIX child seats
length of the seat cushion should be in the handbook. See "Child
adjusted depending on the age and restraints".
girth of your child.
Klippan Optima (L3): for use with a
three-point seat belt. From 6 years
"Passenger airbag OFF" old (approx. 22 kg), only height
adjustment is required.
The majority of serious injuries resulting from accidents occur
when a child either is not secured or is secured incorrectly.
It is essential to adhere to the child seat fitting instructions
as detailed in the installation manual provided by the seat
manufacturer. ISOFIX child seats are particularly recommended
for their ease and safety of use.
When a rear-facing child seat is installed on the front passengers
seat, the front passengers airbag must be deactivated. Otherwise
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CHILD SAFETY

CHILD SEATS secured by means


of the vehicle seat belt Weight of child
In accordance with European Reg- Seat(s) Up to 10 kg
ulations, the table tells you to what 9 - 18 kg 15 - 25 kg 22 - 36 kg
Up to 13 kg
extent each of the seat positions (group 1) (group 2) (group 3)
(groups 0 and 0+)
in your vehicle may take a child
seat that is secured by means of
the vehicle seat belt and approved Fixed seat U U U U
as "Universal" depending on the Front
weight of the child. passenger (a) Height-
adjustable seat U(R) U(R) U(R) U(R)

Lateral rear U U U U

Central rear L1 X L3 L3

U: Seat suitable for the installation of a universal rear- facing child seat and
a universal forward- facing child seat
VII U(R): Seat position suitable for installation of a universal rear- facing
child seat and of a forward- facing seat. The vehicle seat should be
adjusted to the highest position.
(a) It is essential to deactivate the front passengers airbag when a "rear
facing" child seat is installed in the front passengers seat position.
Before placing your child in the front passengers seat position, consult
the legislation currently in force in your country on the carrying of children
in this position.
L-: Only the child seats indicated may be installed in the seat position
concerned (depending on country).
X: Position not suitable for installation of a child seat of the weight group
indicated.

Take care to comply with the fitting instructions given in the child seat
manufacturers user guide.
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Some ISOFIX child seats also have


a top belt, which is for attaching on
the ISOFIX "top" ringc.
To attach the top belt, raise the head
restraint of the vehicle seat, then
pass the buckle between the two
supports. Next fix the buckle on the
"top" ring c and tension the top belt.
In all cases, the head restraint has
to be raised to the maximum.
ISOFIX anchoring points and the This fixing system is intended for
ISOFIX fastening system children weighing up to 18 kg.
The lateral rear seat positions are
equipped with the ISOFIX regulation
anchorages.

VII

- One "top" ring c located in the boot


between the wheelarch and the
seat backrest.
There are 3 rings for each seat ISOFIX child seats have two latches
position: which are easy to secure on the two
"bottom" rings a andb.
- Two "bottom" rings a and b located
between the backrest and the
vehicle seat. These are about 28
cm apart.

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CHILD SAFETY

The ISOFIX child seat


recommended for your vehicle is:
ISOFIX RMER Duo:
It is sold by the CITRON net-
work. This seat has an upper strap,
which must be attached to the
ISOFIX "upper tether".
The RMER Duo Plus ISOFIX is
approved specifically for your vehicle.
If it is installed in a rear seat position,
the vehicles corresponding front
seat should be adjusted so that the
childs feet do not touch the backrest
Incorrect installation of a child seat in of this front seat.
a vehicle compromises protection of This ISOFIX child seat can also be
the child in the event of a collision. installed in seat positions that are
The ISOFIX fastening system not equipped with ISOFIX anchoring
enables you to reduce those risks points. In this case, it is compulsory
VII posed by incorrect fitting, offering to secure it to the vehicle seat by
means of the vehicle seat belt.
you a convenient, strong and
reliable fitting for a child seat in your
vehicle.

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CHILD SAFETY

LOCKING REAR DOORS

Manual operation Electric operation


Rear doors are locked by operat- The electrical safety is activated
ing the lever on the rear face of the by pressing the control located to VII
door in question. the rear of the electric windows
When the manual safety is in use, panel. This prohibits movement of
the aperture is horizontal. the rear electric windows and rear This system is independent
passenger doors. of and in no way replaces the
It is still possible to open the doors central locking.
from the outside, provided the vehi- Check the status of the child
cle is not locked. safety locks every time the igni-
tion is switched on.
Always remove the ignition key
when leaving the vehicle even
If the child safety lock is if only for a short time.
activated, the warning
lamp comes on for approx- In the event of a violent impact,
imately 10 seconds when the electric child safety locks
switching on the ignition. are deactivated automatically
to allow rear passenger to get
out of the vehicle.

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SAFETY

TYRE PRESSURE SENSORS Change the damaged wheel (whether This system does not absolve the
punctured or substantially deflated), driver of the need to check the tyre
have the tyre repaired as soon as pressures on a regular basis (see
This function alerts you in the event of possible, then check the tyre pressure "Identification"), to ensure that the
a tyre being deflated or punctured. For as soon as you can after that. vehicle behaves as it should and to
this purpose, sensors continuously The wheel affected will no longer be avoid premature wear on the tyres,
monitor the condition of the vehicles detectable by the alert system if it especially when the vehicle is being
wheels. is in the boot or undergoing repair subjected to heavy loads or driven
This system does not absolve the (information given by the vehicle at high speeds.
driver of the need to check the tyre outline). The spare wheel will not be Do not forget to check the tyre
pressures regularly. monitored by the alert system. pressure on the spare wheel.

Under-inflation warning Wheel without senso


The SERVICE warning The SERVICE warning
lamp lights up and lamp lights up and
a vehicle outline is a vehicle outline is
displayed. The wheel(s) displayed. The wheel(s)  ny repair or any change
A
concerned will be shown concerned will be shown of tyre, on a wheel fitted
flashing on the vehicle as absent on the vehicle with a sensor, should be
outline. Check the tyre pressures as outline. If you have not changed a carried out by a CITRON
soon as possible. wheel, this information indicates a Dealer.
VIII malfunctionong of the system. The system may be affected
Consult the CITRON network to have from time to time by interference
the defective sensor(s) replaced. from radio transmissions on
similar frequencies.
The deflation detection system is a
Puncture driving assistance function which
The STOP warning lamp does not absolve the driver from
lights up and a vehicle the responsibility to be vigilant,
outline is displayed. or from the need to check the tyre
pressures regularly (see "Vehicle
The wheel(s) concerned identification").
will be shown flashing on
the vehicle outline. Stop
the vehicle immediately, avoiding
any violent actions on the steering
wheel or brakes.

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SAFETY

BRAKES
Braking system Emergency braking assistance
Your vehicles most important safety If the warning lamp stays on, this This system enables you in an
feature, the braking system, is pro- means that the ABS has been dis- emergency to achieve the optimum
vided by brake discs (or discs and connected because a fault was braking pressure, thus to reduce the
drums) and a dual hydraulic circuit. detected. If the warning lamp lights stopping distance. It is triggered by
When the engine is running, power up when you are driving, this means your speed of action on the brake
assistance is provided so that pedal that the ABS system is not active. pedal, which reduces its resistance
effort is reduced. to that action. Keep the brake pedal
pressed until the vehicle comes to a
On wet roads, or after washing In either case, the normal braking stop.
the vehicle, there can be a slight system remains effective, as on a In the event of emergency braking,
delay in brake response. From vehicle without ABS. Nevertheless, press and keep the pedal down very
time to time, apply the brakes to restore the additional safety af- firmly without reducing the level of
briefly so that the heat generated forded by correct functioning of ABS, effort.
can dispel any moisture. it is recommended that the vehicle
be taken to a CITRON dealer as
soon as possible.
On slippery roads (loose stones,
ABS - Anti-lock Braking snow, ice, etc.), it remains essential
System to drive with caution.
This system improves vehi- VIII
cle safety by preventing the
wheels from locking under emer-
gency braking or when braking on
surfaces offering poor adhesion. When the engine is not
If the parking brake is off, the lighting running, the braking sys-
It thus allows control of the steering tem will not have power-
to be retained. of this warning lamp, in conjunction
with the STOP warning lamp, assistance.
The operational capacity of the vari- indicates that the brake fluid level is The effort required on the brake
ous electrical components of the low or that the braking distributor is pedal will be considerably
ABS is continuously monitored, both malfunctioning. increased.
before and during your journey. On It is essential to stop the vehicle. Take all reasonable safety
switching on the ignition, the ABS precautions if you have to move
warning lamp will light up and then Contact a CITRON dealer as soon the vehicle.
should go out after a few seconds. as possible.
Never drive the vehicle without
the engine running.

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ELECTRONIC STABILITY Deactivation


PROGRAMMES In exceptional conditions (vehicle
stuck in snow, soft ground, etc.) it
Electronic Stability Programme may prove useful to deactivate the
(ESP) and Traction Control (ASR) ESP/ASR system to allow the wheels
These systems are closely con- to spin and thus regain traction.
nected to the ABS and additional Press on control A, the ESP/ASR
to it. Where a difference is detected warning lamp and the control light
between the trajectory followed by up. The ESP/ASR systems are no
the vehicle and that wanted by the longer active.
driver, the ESP system acts au-
tomatically on the brake of one or SAFETY RECOMMENDATIONS
more wheels to return the vehicle to The ESP/ASR systems will activate The ESP system offers increased
the trajectory wanted, within the lim- again: driving safety but is not in place to
its of the laws of physics. The ASR encourage the driver to take addi-
system optimises traction and pre- - Automatically after the ignition
has been switched off. tional risks or to drive at excessive
vents wheel spin by acting on the speeds.
brakes of the driving wheels. It also - Automatically when you drive at
improves steering stability during above approx. 30 mph. The functioning of this system is sub-
acceleration. - Manually with another press on ject to compliance with the manufac-
control A. turers recommendations on wheels
(tyres and rims), brake parts and elec-
Operational anomaly tronic components, as well as with
VIII If there is a system malfunction, the CITRONs assembly and repair pro-
ESP/ASR warning lamp comes on. cedures.
Contact CITRON to have the sys- After any collision, have this system
Operation tem checked. checked by a CITRON dealer.
When either the ESP or ASR sys-
tem is brought into operation,
the ESP/ASR warning lamp flashes.

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SAFETY

SEAT BELTS

As a safety measure,
these operations should
only be done at standstill.

Seat belt height adjustment  Holding the seat belt 


(5-door model) (3-door model)
The correct positioning for the seat Raise then lock part A, to retain the
belt anchorage is mid-shoulder seat belt buckle when it is unfas-
height. tened.
To adjust it, pinch the control and It is necessary to remove the seat VIII
slide it in the desired direction. belt from the buckle retainer before
moving the seat to access the rear
seat positions.

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SAFETY

Legislation makes it compulsory for


all the vehicle's occupants to wear Seat belts and pyro-
seat belts, including pregnant women technic pretensioner
and however short the journey. systems
Inside the cabin, the seat belt is the
most important protection for pas- They must be replaced following
sengers. a deployment, preferably by a
CITRON dealer or by an authori-
A warning lamp informs you if the sed repairer.
driver's and/or front/rear passen-
gers' seat belts are not fastened, Due to the safety regulations
when the ignition is switched on. in force, any check or any
replacement should preferably
In the event of a collision or on emer- be carried out by theCITRON
gency braking, the seat belt will hold network which guarantees the
you in your seat, preventing you work and ensures that it is done
from being thrown from the vehicle. correctly.
Any repair that is not done in
Pyrotechnically pretensioned strict compliance with require-
seat belts with force-limiters ments could result in the sys-
In the event of a collision: tems operating incorrectly or
randomly, with the risk of bodily
The pretensioners pull back the injuries being caused.
front seat belts. The occupants
VIII are thus held more firmly against
their seats.
Warning
The force limiters reduce the pres-
When the pretensioners are sure of the seat belt against the
deployed, there is a light discharge occupants chest, thus enhancing
of harmless smoke and a loud noise, the protection that the seat belt
both due to the detonation of the provides.
integral explosive cartridges that
activate them.
Depending on the nature and the
force of the impact, this triggering may
happen prior to, and independently of,
the deployment of the airbags.
In all cases, the airbag warning lamp
comes on.

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Unfastening
Press the red button on the buckle
to unfasten the belt.
The belt retracts automatically when
not in use.
Recommendations
To be effective, a seat belt:
Must be able to restrain a single
person of adult size.
Must not bear any signs of being
cut or frayed.
Fastening Do not swap buckles, as then they Positioning of the belt 
would not fulfil their proper roles. recommended for pregnant
Pull the belt down in front of you in a
steady movement, making sure that Before and after use, make sure that women
it does not become twisted. the belt is correctly retracted. Position the lower part of the belt
Press the fastening into its buckle. If the seats have armrests, the as low down as possible on the lap,
central part of the belt should pass so that it exerts no pressure on the
Check that the seat belt has fas- underneath. abdomen.
tened correctly and that the auto-
matic reel lock is working correctly
by pulling the strap.
VIII
The abdominal part of the strap
should be positioned as low down Always adjust your seat belt while the vehicle is stationary.
as possible in the lap and as tight
as possible. The driver must ensure that all the passengers have correctly
fastened their seat belts.
The chest part should be positioned
if possible in the channel of the Do not pass the belt over hard or breakable objects that you
shoulder. may have in your pockets.
Never use clamps or clips to loosen your seat belt.
Each belt has a reel that adjusts its
length automatically to the girth of Never carry a child on your knee.
the seat occupant. Regularly check the condition and cleanliness of the seat belts. See
"Maintenance".
Have the seat belts checked periodically by a CITRON dealer as
well as after any accident, even a minor one.

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SAFETY

AIRBAGS
Your vehicle may have: According to the degree of serious-
ness of impacts, it determines: Replacement of the pyro-
A drivers airbag located in the technic systems associa-
Whether the seat belt is sufficient ted with the airbags
steering wheel, under the central to protect you (Slight impact).
cover.
Whether the seat belt preten- After the airbags have been
A passenger's airbag in the dash- sioner needs to be additionally
board. deployed, the pyrotechnic sys-
actioned in order to hold you in tems have to be changed in strict
Two side airbags located in the your seat (Medium impact).
backrests of the drivers seat compliance with the manufac-
Whether the airbag should be turer's specifications.
and front passengers seat (door deployed in addition to the two
side). initial systems (Violent impact).
Two curtain airbags located on Never deactivate the passenger's
the interior edges of the roof. airbag when a passenger is present
The control unit for the airbags and (unless a child in a rear-facing child
sensors analyses any frontal and seat). See "Passenger's airbag
lateral impacts suffered in the colli- deactivation".
sion detection zones (see illustration
p91). Each time you switch on the ignition,
a warning lamp in the dashboard
lights up for a few seconds and then
goes out.
VIII

Consult a CITRON dealer in the


following situations:
The warning lamp flashes for a
few minutes then remains on.
The warning lamp does not light
up.
A message appears on the display.

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Examples of impact detection zones

Area of side impact

Area of
frontal
impact

Area of side impact

Front airbags and knees airbags Side airbags and curtain airbags
For these airbags to deploy, it Deployment of these airbags requires
requires a violent frontal impact a violent lateral impact applied on all The role of the curtain airbag is to VIII
applied on all or part of the frontal or part of one of the lateral collision place itself between the front or
impact zone (see illustration) from zones, coming in a horizontal plane rear occupant and the windows,
forward of the vehicle in a horizontal from the side. thus limiting the risk of injuries to
plane. The role of the side airbag is to the head.
The airbag interposes itself between place itself between the occupant These airbags may not deploy if
the vehicle's front occupant and the (driver or front passenger) and the there is only a slight collision on the
dashboard to cushion the person door panel, thus limiting the risk of side of the vehicle, or if the vehicle
from being thrown forward. The air- injuries to the chest. rolls over. They will not deploy for a
bag thus limits the risk of trauma to front or rear collision.
the head and chest. For the driver,
the knees airbag protects the knees.
The front passengers airbag can be
deactivated. see "Passenger's air-
bag deactivation".

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SAFETY

To reactivate the front 


passengers airbag
Dont forget to reactivate the airbag
function for a passenger or a forward
facing child seat.
To do that, with ignition switched off:
- Insert and turn the key to the "ON"
position, the airbag is activated.
The warning lamp in the instrument
panel comes on for a few seconds
when you switch the ignition on.

The front passengers airbag can be Passengers airbag deactivation


deactivated. In order to be able to use a "rear-fac-
ing" child seat in the front passenger
position, it is essential to deactivate
the passenger airbag.
To do that :
- With the ignition off, insert the key
VIII into the switch A, located in the
glovebox.
- Turn the key to position "OFF".
The passengers airbag is deacti-
vated. If there is a malfunction, the
The front passenger airbag deac- "airbag fault" warning lamp
tivation warning lamp in the instru- comes on.
ment panel lights up (ignition on). In the front passengers seat
position, it is essential to deac-
tivate the front passengers air-
bag whenever a "rear-facing"
child seat is installed there.
Otherwise the child risks being
killed or seriously injured should
the airbag deploy.

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The wearing of seat belts Fit only seat covers that are approved Even observing all the advised pre-
is compulsory for all vehi- by CITRON. cautions, the risk of injury or slight
cle occupants. Inside the Do not put your feet on the dash- burning to the head, chest or arms
cabin, the seat belt is the board (risk of injury should the front during deployment of an airbag can-
most important protection for passenger airbag deploy). not be ruled out. In fact, inflation of
passengers. the airbag is virtually instantaneous
The airbags do not deploy in the (approx. 30 milliseconds); then it
The airbag is a protection in addi- case of a slight collision or an impact
tion to the seat belt. Its effective- deflates in the same time, emitting
at the rear of the vehicle or in certain hot gases through holes provided for
ness requires the seat belt to be manoeuvring conditions.
worn correctly. this purpose. This equipment works
The deployment of one or more air- only once. It cannot operate to pro-
Children under ten years of age bags is accompanied by a small vide further protection in the event of
should always be carried in the rear release of unharmful smoke, as well a second impact.
seats. See "Child safety". as by a detonation that is caused by It is imperative to have the system
The driver and passengers must the activation of the pyrotechnic car- overhauled in strict compliance
adopt a normal, vertical sitting posi- tridge integral to the system. This with the manufacturer's specifi-
tion that is compatible with deploy- smoke is not toxic but may be an cations.
ment of the airbags. See "Driving irritant to persons who are sensitive.
position". The noise of the detonation may
Never attach anything to the stee- affect hearing for a brief time.
ring wheel central cover, to the sides Vacate the vehicle as soon as pos-
of the front seats or to the vehicle sible after the accident (provided it is
pillars or roof (risk of injuries should safe to do so). If this is not possible, VIII
the airbags deploy). open the windows or doors.
Hold the steering wheel in the "quar-
ter-past-nine" position: do not hold it
by the branches or rest your hands
on its central cover.
Smoke as little as possible in the
vehicle (risk of burns or injury should
the airbag be deployed).
Do not leave any accessory or
object on the dashboard or between
your body and the airbag (risk of
malfunction or personal injury).

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SAFETY ADVICE
Any operation under the bonnet Work in safety Puncture
necessitates a number of safety pre- Switch on your hazard warning
cautions. The first rule of safety is to choose a lamps and get all passengers away
Be particularly careful both before and suitable environment. to a place of safety, well away from
during all checks under the bonnet: Do not use open roads or public the traffic (for example behind crash
rights of way. Other traffic repre- barriers or on the grass verge).
Allow the engine to cool down. sents a hazard.
Keep children away from the ve- Position the jack correctly to
hicle. If you need the engine running, ensure that the vehicle is stable. See
work outdoors and not in a confined "Changing a wheel".
Make sure that you possess the space as there is a health risk from
necessary tools and expertise. Never attempt any repairs under
exhaust gases. a vehicle that has been jacked up,
Bonnet Make sure that your vehicle is not without first supporting it on axle
Before opening the bonnet, make parked over inflammable materials stands or some other reliable sup-
sure that your hands and clothing (dry grass, fuels, etc.) as the very port.
are protected. Allow the engine to high temperatures associated with
cool down. the catalytic converter could ignite
them.
Make sure that the bonnet is stable
in the open position. Beware of gusts Choose firm, level ground sheltered
of wind that could cause the bonnet from the wind. Keep children away
to fall and cause seriuous injuries. from the vehicle.
VIII
Moving parts On the road
There will be a certain number of If a warning lamp comes on while
moving parts when the engine is you are driving, stop the vehicle with
running. due regard to the safety of other road
users and switch off the ignition.
Even when the engine is switched
off, the cooling fan could still operate
without warning. Do not wear loose
clothing (ties, scarfs, etc.), tie back
long hair, all of which could become
entangled in a pulley or be dragged
into a drive belt.

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SAFETY

Radiator Fuel cut-off switch


At all times:
In normal usage, the coolant tempe- Your vehicle is equipped with a
rature reaches or exceeds 100C. safety device which cuts off the fuel
Never remove the cap of a radia- supply in the event of a collision.
tor that is hot: there is danger from Avoid attempting repairs while
projection of scalding liquid and close to moving traffic. If this is
steam. See "Levels". absolutely necessary, take all
The antifreeze contained in the cool- possible precautions.
ant lends it the following properties: Petrol Ensure that your passengers seek
safety away from the vehicle and
Protection against low tempera- Be extremely careful when decanting off the roadway (road verges and
tures (initial protection: -35C). or draining petrol or when repairing motorway hard shoulders are not
Anti-corrosion protection. petrol leaks because of the high risk safe places).
Resistance to high operating of fire. Keep children away from the
temperatures. vehicle and in safety.
See the Maintenance Guide. Diesel fuel Operate the hazard lamps and
erect warning signs.
The diesel fuel system of an HDi
vehicle is a high pressure system. Any Preferably summon assistance
repair work must be carried out by from a CITRON-approved
suitably qualified personnel, such as breakdown service.
can be guaranteed by the CITRON For guaranteed quality and
Oil network. safety, use CITRON products.
In normal use, the engine oil can VIII
exceed temperatures of 130C and
thus can cause serious burns.

Exhaust system
Beware of the very high tempera-
tures attained by the various com-
ponents of the exhaust system (risk
of burns).

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SAFETY

LANE DEPARTURE Operation


WARNING SYSTEM Provided you are travelling at over The effectiveness of the system may
80km/h (approx. 50 mph), if you be temporarily affected by conditions
cross a lane marking, you are alerted external to the vehicle:
by a vibration within the cushion of Detection of lanes made difficult
your seat: by:
- oriented to the right for crossing a - Markings that are worn or
lane marking to the right, erased.
- oriented to the left for crossing a - Insufficient contrast with the sur-
lane marking to the left. face of the road.
The system does not alert you while Masking of the sensors due to:
your direction indicator is operating,
nor for about 20 seconds after your - Driving in snow or heavy rain.
direction indicator has stopped. - Driving on roads covered with
mud or surface water.
If the system is ineffective for a pro-
longed period, contact a CITRON
dealer.
This driving assistance device alerts
you if you are wandering from your
lane (continuous or dotted line marking
on the road surface).
VIII It is designed especially for use on
motorways and dual carriageways, Note: This device is designed to
operating only at speeds above identify traffic lane markings. The driver must still
80km/h (approx. 50 mph). remain attentive and in
In certain specific instances, it may complete control of the
trigger an unwanted alert, for exam- vehicle.
ple when you cross a direction arrow
Activation/Deactivation or some other random marking.
A press on control A activates the
function, the warning lamp on the
control lights up.
A second press on control A deacti-
vates the function, the warning lamp
on the control goes out.
Whenever you start the engine, the
mode (activated/deactivated), selected
when you last switched off the engine,
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DRIVING

HANDBRAKE

To release the handbrake, press on Before leaving the vehicle, make


the end of the lever, pull the lever up sure that the parking brake is suffi-
then lower it fully. ciently applied to prevent the vehicle
from moving if on a slope, or if acci-
dentally or deliberately pushed.
As an additional precaution on steep
The warning lamp will come on slopes:
if the handbrake is on or not fully Apply the parking brake.
released.
Engage a gear.
Turn the steering wheel towards
the kerb (if there is one).

The parking brake is applied, with


the vehicle stationary, by pulling
on the lever with a force that is
proportionate to the steepness of
the slope.
To facilitate the action on the lever,
you are recommended to press the
brake pedal at the same time.
In all circumstances, as a IX
precautionary measure, engage first
gear. For vehicles equipped with an
automatic gearbox, ensure that the
parking position (P) is selected.
On steep slopes, turn the steering
wheel towards the kerb.

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DRIVING

Starting

Manual gearbox (6 speed) Electronic Gearbox Automatic gearbox


- Ensure that the gear lever is in System - Check that you are in position P or N.
the neutral position. - Check that you are in positionN. - Do not touch the accelerator.
- Do not touch the accelerator. - Fully depress the brake pedal. - For Diesel engines: turn the key to
- In the case of diesel engine - Do not touch the accelerator. position M. Wait for the pre-heater
vehicles: turn the key to the drive - For Diesel engines: turn the key to warning lamp to go off if it is on.
position. Wait for the pre-heater position M. Wait for the pre-heater - Action the starter by turning the
warning lamp to go off, if it is on. warning lamp to go off if it is on. key until the engine turns over (not
- Action the starter by turning the - Action the starter by turning the for longer than ten seconds).
key until the engine starts (but not key until the engine turns over (not
for more than ten seconds). for longer than ten seconds).
- In temperatures lower than0C, Note: If the vehicle has been
apply the clutch during the action stationary for a long time, or if you
on the starter in order to aid have pressed the brake pedal a
starting. Then release the clutch number of times while stationary,
slowly. it will be necessary to press the
brake pedal hard down in order to
authorise the engine to start.

IX

Advice

Vehicles equipped with a Turbo:


Turbo equipped engines MUST be allowed to return to idle for several seconds DO NOT RUN THE ENGINE IN
before switching off the ignition. Failure to do so could cause serious damage A SPACE THAT IS ENCLOSED
to the turbo unit. OR INSUFFICIENTLY
Flicking the throttle pedal as the ignition is turned off can lead to severe damage VENTILATED.
to the turbo unit.
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DRIVING

Manual gearbox

5 speed gearbox 6 speed gearbox


Reverse gear Reverse gear
Do not select reverse gear until the Lift the collar A to engage reverse
vehicle is completely stationary. gear.
Depress the clutch pedal and wait a Do not select reverse gear until the IX
few moments before gently engaging vehicle is completely stationary.
reverse gear. Depress the clutch pedal and wait a
few moments before gently engaging
reverse gear.

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DRIVING

6-SPEED ELECTRONIC
GEARBOX
The 6-speed electronic gearbox A manual mode with two methods
offers a choice of two driving modes: of operation:

Display in the instrument panel


N. Neutral
R. Reverse
An automated mode with the gear - the gear lever in position M, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. Gears in manual
lever in position A. mode
A1, A2, A3,
A4, A5, A6. Gears in automatic
mode.
S. Sport (Sport driving style)

IX

Note: if you are in automatic mode, - the paddle controls behind the
an instant manual mode activates steering wheel.
whenever you action one of the For each of these two modes, a
controls at the steering wheel. Sport option (corresponding to a
more dynamic style of driving) is
also available.
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DRIVING

Neutral
If the vehicle is moving, do Automatic mode
not select this position, even
momentarily.

Manual mode
Reverse gear
Only engage reverse gear - Push the lever to change to a
when the vehicle is stationary. higher gear.
If the vehicle is moving at - Pull the lever to change to a lower
a very low speed, if reverse gear is gear.
requested (position R) this will be
taken into account only when the Sport option
vehicle comes to a halt. Activation
The "foot on brake" warning lamp Press on button S, situated on the
may flash in the instrument panel lever grille.
to remind you to brake.  he engine can only
T
be started if the brake The warning lamp "S" displays on
If the vehicle is moving at a high the rev counter.
speed, if reverse gear is requested pedal is pressed and
the warning lamp "N" will flash and the gear lever is in This option can be activated either in
your vehicle will go automatically position N. automatic mode or in manual mode.
into neutral. To re-engage a gear, The warning lamp "foot on
you have only to return the gear brake" flashes on the display. Deactivation
lever to position A or M. With the engine running, before Press again again on button S on
IX
A sound signal indicates when accelerating away check the the lever grille.
reverse gear is engaged. position engaged by looking at
the lever grille or the rev counter : The warning lamp "S" disappears
If parking assistance is deactivated, on the rev counter.
the sound signal for reverse gear R, A or M.
engaged is absent. If you are stationary with the Note: the Sport option is deactivated
engine running, take care to whenever you switch off the
leave your gear selector in ignition.
position N.

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DRIVING

If the lever is not in position N, the Stopping the engine


warning lamp "N" flashes on the rev Before switching the engine off, you
counter. can choose:
If the brake pedal is not pressed - to leave the vehicle in neutral; for
down, the warning lamp "Foot on that, place the lever in position N,
brake" flashes in the instrument
panel. - to leave the vehicle with a gear
engaged (R, A or M); for that, place
In both cases, the engine does the lever in the position chosen. In
not start; recommence the above this case, the vehicle cannot be
procedure. moved.
Note: If the vehicle has been In all cases, it is essential to apply
stationary for a long time, or if you the handbrake.
have pressed the brake pedal a
number of times while stationary, Before undertaking any operation
Starting the vehicle it will be necessary to press the in the engine compartment, make
brake pedal hard down in order to absolutely sure that the gearbox is in
- To start the engine, the gear lever authorise the engine to start. neutral and that the handbrake is on.
has to be in position N.
- Fully depress the brake pedal.
- Action the starter.
- With the engine running, depending
on your preference place the lever
on R, A or M. Acceleration
- Check the position engaged on the
rev counter. To obtain optimum acceleration
IX (for example to overtake another
- Release the handbrake. vehicle), you have only to press the
- Release the brake pedal and pedal hard down to go beyond the
accelerate. end-of-travel switch.
Do not hold the vehicle
stationary using only the
accelerator.
If you are stopped on
an incline, use the handbrake to
hold the vehicle.

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DRIVING

Automated mode Instant manual mode Cancellation of automatic mode


Place the selection lever in Even in automatic mode, if you Move the gear lever from positionA
positionA. touch the controls under the steering to select a different position.
"A" appears in the speedometer to wheel "+" or "-" you immediately The "A" warning lamp disappears
confirm the selection made. change gear. on the rev counter.
The gearbox then operates in The "A" warning lamp remains
autoactive mode, without intervention displayed on the rev counter.
on your part. In the absence of any further
It constantly selects the gear action, automatic mode reactivates
best adapted to the following to cope with the prevailing driving
conditions.
parameters: IX
- Style of driving.
- Road profile.

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DRIVING

Observations:
When the vehicle is braking or
reducing speed, the gearbox
changes down automatically to a
suitable gear.
In manual mode, it is not necessary
to release the accelerator during
changes of gear.
Changes of gear are accepted only
if consistent with engine speed.

Manual mode Manual mode with controls


Position the gear lever in positionM, behind the steering wheel
then: Place the gear lever in positionM,
- push the lever to engage a higher and then the controls at the steering
gear, wheel will give you access to the six
gears in forward drive.
- pull the lever to change down.
To change gear:
- Press behind the control "+" at the
steering wheel to engage a higher
gear.
IX - Press behind the control "-" at the
steering wheel to change down.

Under heavy accelera-


tion, a higher gear will
only be engaged when
Note: These controls at the steering the driver actions the
do not permit you to select neutral or gear lever or the controls at
reverse gear. the steering wheel.

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DRIVING

HILL START ASSIST


(with 6-speed electronic
gearbox system)
To aid starting on a gradient, your
vehicle is equipped with a system that
keeps it temporarily immobilised.
It keeps the brakes applied for a brief
moment, precisely the time taken
for moving your foot from the brake
pedal to the accelerator pedal.
This function is only active when On an ascending slope, with the On a descending slope, provided
the vehicle is completely stationary, vehicle stationary, the vehicle is the vehicle is stationary and
with your foot on the brake pedal, in held for a brief moment when you reverse gear is engaged, the
particular conditions on a slope. release the brake pedal, provided vehicle is held for a brief moment
you are in A or M. when you release the brake pedal.

Display of these warning lamps IX


indicates a malfunctioning of the hill
start assist function.

Do not leave the vehicle during the hill start phase.


The hill start function cannot be deactivated.

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DRIVING

AUTOMATIC GEARBOX

Gear lever position


The position of the gear selector is
displayed in the instrument panel.

Starting the engine


The engine can be started only in
The automatic gearbox offers: position P or N.
D: operation in auto-active automatic A safety device ensures that starting
mode, adapting automatically to your is impossible in the other positions.
style of driving. After starting the engine, with
selector on P, depress the brake
pedal then shift the selector to D, R
M: operation in sequential mode, or M,
with manual gear changing.
For safety: - D for automatic,
IX The gear lever can only be
- R for reverse,
D and a press on button S or :
operation in automatic Sport or disengaged from position P if - M for manual operation.
Snow mode. you are pressing the brake A shift from D (automatic) to M
pedal. (manual) is possible at any time.
P: Park When a door is opened, an
audible signal sounds if the
R: Reverse lever is not in position P.
N: Neutral Before leaving the vehicle,
make absolutely certain that the
PARK or P position is selected.

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DRIVING

Drive

The gearbox always selects the gear best adapted to the following
parameters:
- style of driving,
- route profile,
- vehicle load.
In this way the gearbox operates in autoadaptive mode, without the need for
your intervention.
For certain manoeuvres (for example overtaking), it is possible to obtain
maximum acceleration by pressing hard down on the accelerator pedal, which
may trigger automatic changedown to a lower gear.
Note
During braking, the gearbox may kick down automatically in order to offer an
effective engine brake.
If you rapidly lift your foot off the accelerator, the gearbox will guard your safety
by not changing up again.

Sequential forward drive


IX
Selector position for manual gear changing.
- Selector at M.
- Push the selector towards the sign "+" to change up a gear.
- Pull the selector towards the sign "-" to change down a gear.
Note: Passage from one gear to another is only possible when vehicle speed
and engine speed permit.
The Sport and Snow programmes are not operative in sequential mode.
The change from position D (drive in automatic mode) to position M (drive in
sequential mode) or vice versa may be effected at any time.

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DRIVING

Operation in Sport or Snow automatic mode


Select the driving mode:
- Normal, for regular use, the warning lamps S and are not illuminated.
- Sport, for more responsive driving, to provide maximum performance and
acceleration.
- Snow, for smooth driving in wintry conditions.
With selector on D, press button S the warning lamp S in the rev counter will
light up, you are in "SPORT" mode.
With selector on D, press button : the warning lamp in the rev counter will
light up, you are in "SNOW" mode.
Press button again, warning lamps S and go out, the "NORMAL" mode is
active.

IX - Flashing of the warning lamp for the position requested signals that
this position has not yet been permitted.
- When the warning lamp is fixed, the position is confirmed.
- The display of a dash in the rev counter indicates a fault.
Urgently consult a CITRON Dealer
If there is a fault:
- A sharp hesitation may be felt when you select R for reverse gear.
- The gearbox is stuck in a gear.
- Do not exceed 100 km/h (approx. 60 mph).
Urgently consult a CITRON Dealer

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DRIVING

- Never select position N


Park if the vehicle is moving.
- Never select positions P
Do not engage until the vehicle is or R if the vehicle is not
completely stationary. completely stationary.
To avoid any movement of the If, while the vehicle is moving,
vehicle when parked, select position position N is engaged inadvertently,
P and apply the handbrake firmly. let the engine idle before engaging
Check that the selector is in the P position D or M.
position to ensure that the driving
wheels are locked.

Reverse gear

Do not engage until the vehicle is


stationary, foot on brake. To avoid
engine hesitation, do not accelerate
immediately after the selection.
IX

Neutral

Do not select this position, even


momentarily, when the vehicle is in
motion.
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DRIVING

CRUISE CONTROL

Accelerate to the desired speed, Note: you can use successive


then press button 2 or button 4. The presses to modify the cruise speed
cruise speed will then be memorised in steps of 1mph and a continuous
and displayed in zoneA on the press to jump in steps of 5 mph.
instrument panel.
This driving assistance function
allows you to drive at the speed of
your choice without the need to action To exceed the cruise speed
the accelerator. temporarily
This system is available above While cruise control is in use, it is
40km/h (25 mph), with 4th gear always possible to go above the
or higher on a manual gearbox or cruise speed simply by pressing
2nd gear or higher on an automatic the accelerator pedal (for example
gearbox. You can then release the accelerator to overtake another vehicle). The
Note: Information relating to the pedal. The vehicle will automatically speed displayed in zone A flashes.
cruise control is displayed in zone keep to that chosen speed.
You have only to release the
A of the instrument panel. Note: The vehicle speed may vary accelator pedal to return to your
cruise speed.
IX To select the function
slightly from that memorised.

Turn control 1 to position "REG". Note: if during cruise control the


system cannot keep to the cruise
Adjustment of the memorised speed (e.g. on a steep descent),
To select a cruising speed speed while cruise control is in then the speed flashes. If necessary,
operation brake to curb your speed.
At the time you select the function
via the control 1, there is no cruise To adjust the memorised speed,
speed previously memorised: displayed in zone A, press on:
- button 4 to increase the speed,
- button 2 to decrease the speed.

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DRIVING

In the event of a malfunction, a


message is displayed, accompanied
by a sound signal and lighting of the
SERVICE warning lamp.
Consult your CITRON dealer.

 ruise
C control must
only be used where road
Deactivation of cruise control Reactivation of cruise control conditions permit driving
with memorised speed - by recalling the memorised at a constant speed.
- Either by pressing the brake pedal speed: Do not use it on congested
or the clutch pedal. Following a deactivation, press on roads or when weather and
- Or with a press on button 3. button 3. Your vehicle automatically road conditions are poor.
- Or when ESP or ASR is active. resumes the memorised cruise The driver must still remain
speed displayed in zone A. attentive and in complete
Note: cruise control is disengaged - by selecting the current speed:
when the gear lever is in neutral control of the vehicle.
position. Press on button 2 or 4 as soon You are recommended to keep
as the desired speed is reached. your feet within range of the
These actions bring up the display The information "OFF" will then
"OFF" in zone A in the instrument pedals.
disappear from zone A. To avoid any interference with
panel.
the pedals:
These actions do not cancel
- ensure that any over-mats are IX
your cruise speed which remains
displayed on the instrument panel. correctly fitted,
To cancel the function - never superimpose one over-
mat on another.
- by moving the control from position
"REG" to position 0.
- by stopping the engine.
The cruise speed chosen pre-
viously is no longer memorised.

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DRIVING

SPEED LIMITER

To adjust the maximum speed Activation of the maximum speed


Provided the engine is running, you When the desired maximum speed is
can adjust the memorised maximum displayed, press button 3 to activate
speed, with short or long presses the limitation.
on: The information "OFF" then
This driving assistance device allows - button 4 to increase the memorised disappears from zone A.
you to select a maximum speed that maximum speed, While the function is active, pressing
you wish not to exceed. This has to - button 2 to decrease the memorised the accelerator pedal will not enable
be a speed greater than 30 km/h maximum speed. you to go beyond the programmed
(approx. 20 mph). speed unless you press the pedal
Note: successive presses modify hard down past the tight spot
The speed limiter controls are the memorised speed in steps of
located on the steering wheel. (see "Temporary exceeding of the
1km/h (1 mph), a continuous press maximum speed").
Note: The information relating to in steps of 5 km/h (3 mph).
the limiter is displayed in zone A
of the instrument panel.

IX To select the function


Turn control 1 to position "LIM".
On selection of the function, the
last speed memorised and the
information "OFF" will appear:

Note: The vehicle speed may vary


slightly from that memorised.

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DRIVING

Note: if during speed limitation, the


system cannot keep to the maximum A floor mat not recom-
speed (especially on a steep descent mended by CITRON
or if you accelerate too hard) the risks sliding under the
speed flashes. Adapt your speed as accelerator pedal, thus
necessary. preventing you from pressing
past the tight spot.
Deactivation of the maximum The function will re-engage when
your speed has returned below the It will then be impossible to
speed exit from the desired limitation,
desired maximum.
Press button 3. unless by acting on the steering
The information "OFF" will appear wheel control.
on the instrument panel screen. The driver must still remain
This action does not cancel the attentive and in complete control
memorised maximum speed, which of the vehicle.
remains displayed in zoneA of the We advise the driver to keep
instrument panel. their feet close to the pedals.

Temporary override of the


maximum speed
You can exceed the memorised
maximum speed at any time by
pressing the accelerator pedal hard
down past the tight spot.
During the time the limit speed is
being exceeded, the displayed IX
speed flashes. To stop the function
You have only to release the - move the control from position
accelerator pedal to return below "LIM" to position 0.
the maximum speed, thus keeping - or stop the engine.
the function active.
The speed that you chose is
memorised.
In the event of a malfunction, a
message is displayed, accompanied
by a sound signal and lighting of the
SERVICE warning lamp.
Consult your CITRON dealer.
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DRIVING

VISUAL AND AUDIBLE Activation/Deactivation


FRONT AND REAR PARKING You can activate/deactivate the
ASSISTANCE parking assistance with a press on
control 1. If the parking assistance is
inactive, the warning lamp is on.
Activation or deactivation of the
parking assistance is memorised
when you stop the vehicle.
Note: The system is deactivated
automatically if a trailer is attached
NaviDrive version to the vehicle.
The fitting of the towbar should
be carried out by the CITRON
Proximity sensors are located in the network.
front and rear bumpers of your This system does not replace the
vehicle. vigilance and responsibility of the
When manoeuvring, whether driver.
forwards or in reverse, at a speed
below approx. 6 mph, they warn
you of the presence of any obstacle
situated within their detection zone,
by means of: Screen C version
- a sound signal emitted by the front - As the vehicle gets close to
or rear loudspeakers, the obstacle, the sound signal
IX - the display of the outline of your becomes ever more rapid and the
vehicle with shading at the zones shading appears ever closer to
where obstacles are detected. your vehicles outline.
As the vehicle approaches an - When the obstacle is less than
obstacle, the sound signal tells you around 25 centimetres from the
its position according to whether the vehicle, the signal becomes
sound issues from the front LH or continuous and a WARNING panel
RH speaker or from the rear LH or appears on the display.
RH speaker.

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DRIVING

Operation: Note
When selecting reverse
- When you engage reverse gear, - The proximity sensors cannot detect gear, a short audible sig-
a sound signal informs you that the obstacles situated immediately nal followed by another
system is active. The outline of your below or above the bumpers. audible signal, accom-
vehicle is displayed on the screen. - A thin object such as a spike or panied by the illumination of the
Any obstacles situated at the rear stake, or other similar object, may SERVICE warning lamp indicates
or at the front of the vehicle can be be detected only at the start of a malfunction of the system.
detected. your manoeuvre but not when the Consult a CITRON dealer.
- Moving forward at a speed lower vehicle has approached close to it.
than approx. 10 km/h (6 mph), - During the winter months or in
either in neutral or in a gear, the bad weather, make sure that the
outline of your vehicle is displayed sensors are not covered by dirt or
on the screen immediately an by ice or snow.
obstacle is detected in front of
the vehicle. Obstacles situated
at the front of the vehicle can be
detected.

IX

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MAINTENANCE

BONNET RELEASE

This should only be operated if Move the lever A, located above the Bonnet stay: detach the stay and
the vehicle is stationary. grille, to the right of the chevrons, pivot to introduce it into the notch1,
To release the bonnet, pull control A then lift. then into the notch 2 (see the arrow
located under the dashboard to the reference).
right. Closing
Return the stay to its initial position,
lower the bonnet and let it slam
shut.

Make sure that the bonnet is


securely locked.
Avoid operating the bonnet
when there are high winds.
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MAINTENANCE

PETROL ENGINES
They give access for checking the levels of the various fluids and the replacement of certain items.

1. Power steering reservoir. 4. Brake fluid reservoir. 8. Engine oil dipstick. X


2. Screen and headlamp wash 5. Battery. 9. Topping up engine oil.
reservoir.
6. Fusebox.
3. Engine coolant.
7. Air filter*.

* Depending on engine.
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MAINTENANCE

DIESEL ENGINES
They give access for checking the levels of the various fluids, the replacement of certain items and priming the fuel system.

X
1. Power steering reservoir. 4. Brake fluid reservoir. 9. Topping up engine oil.

2. Screen and headlamp wash 5. Battery. 10. Priming pump*.


reservoir.
6. Fusebox. 11. Bleed screw*.
3. Engine coolant.
7. Air filter*.

8. Engine oil dipstick.


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MAINTENANCE

LEVELS Engine oil Brake fluid


Check the oil level with the The fluid level must be
Air filter vehicle parked on level situated within the MAX and
Follow the recommendations in the ground, after the engine MIN marks visible on the
Maintenance Guide. has been switched off for at least reservoir.
fifteenminutes. The screenwash fluid should be
Windscreen, rear screen Quality: See "Maintenance Guide" replaced periodically as it loses its
and headlamp washer effectiveness over time.
fluid
Quality: See "Maintenance Guide"
It is recommended that you
use products approved by CITRON. If the warning lamp comes on while
Take out the oil dipstick. you are driving, stop immediately
Screenwash fluid reservoir: 3.5litres. and contact the CITRON network.
The level must be between
Screen and headlamp wash the MAX and MIN marks on
reservoir: 6.5 litres. the dipstick
Specification for the fluid
To ensure optimum cleaning and to It should never exceed
avoid freezing, topping up or filling the maximum mark.
Dust filter/odour filter
of the reservoir must not be done (active carbon)
with just water.
See "Maintenance Guide"

12 volt battery
Engine coolant MAX See "Practical advice".
The coolant level should be MIN
between the MAX and MIN
marks on the header tank.
X
If the engine is hot, wait 15minutes.
Quality: See "Maintenance Guide"
Never work on the cooling system When working under the bonnet, when the engine is hot (even
if the engine is hot. stopped and the ignition switched off), the cooling fan could
operate at any time.
Check the engine oil level frequently between routine service visits, as well
as prior to long journeys.

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MAINTENANCE

LEVELS Topping up the


cooling system
The coolant level
should be between
the MAX and MIN
marks on the header
tank.
Top up the level. If you have to add
more than 1 litre, you should have
the cooling system checked by
CITRON.
Make sure that the cap is on
correctly

Note: The necessity to top up


frequently would indicate a
malfunction that should be checked
at the earliest opportunity. Adding engine oil
Radiator - coolant Remove the dipstick before topping
Note: On vehicles equipped with a up. Check the level after filling.
The coolant must only be checked or particle filter, the cooling fan may
topped up if the power unit is cold. It should never exceed the
operate for some ten minutes after maximum mark.
the engine has stopped.
Engine hot Screw on the cap before closing the
As the cooling system is pressurised, bonnet.
wait for at least one hour after Quality: See "Maintenance Guide".
switching off the engine before
intervening.
X To avoid the risk of scalding,
slacken the cap two turns to allow
the pressure to escape. Once the
pressure has fallen, remove the cap
and top up the level.

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MAINTENANCE

Brake fluid
The synthetic fluid not only gives
protection against corrosion but also
ensures correct functioning of the
braking system in all environmental
conditions, therefore you should
only use the synthetic product
recommended by the CITRON
network. (this fluid must be replaced
every two years).
These important requirements
are detailed in your vehicles
Maintenance Guide.
Quality: See "Maintenance Guide".

Windscreen and rear screen Brake fluid reservoir


washer fluid Check and top up at regular
For best results as well as for intervals.
your safety, use only CITRON The fluid level must be situated within
approved products which protect at the max and min marks visible on
temperatures as low as -25C to the reservoir.
-30C.
If the warning lamp comes on when
It is essential to have sufficient driving, stop as quickly as possible
screen wash fluid if your vehicle is and contact a CITRON dealer.
equipped with Xenon headlamps.
To check the level, place a finger
on aperture A before removing the
X
cap.
Capacity: 3.5 litres.
Capacity with headlamp washers:
6.5 litres.

When working under the bonnet, when the engine is hot (even
stopped and the ignition switched off), the cooling fan could
operate at any time.
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MAINTENANCE

Wear of brake discs, brake DIESEL INJECTION


pads and brake drums EQUIPMENT
The rate of wear of the brake pads
depends on the use of your vehicle
(urban use, frequent stops), and on
your style of driving or the type of
journey.
For information on checking the
discs and drums for wear, contact a
CITRON dealer.

Bleeding of water from the diesel Protection cover


After washing the vehicle, fuel filter
brake progressively to dry out To be bled on a regular basis (at HDi 135 and 140 engines
the brake linings. every oil change). Remove the protection cover by
To evacuate the water, slacken the first unclipping point 1, then 3 and
bleed screw or the water in diesel 4. Detach point 2 by pulling towards
fuel sensor, which is located at the you, then lift.
base of the filter, until water ceases To reposition the protection cover,
to flow out. attach point 2 first. Lower the cover,
Then retighten the bleed screw or keeping it centred. Clip points 1 and
the water in diesel fuel sensor. 4, pushing vertically and slightly
rearwards. Clip point3 pushing
X down vertically.

HDi engines are of a highly technical nature.


All maintenance and repairs require specific qualifications
which only your CITRON Dealer can guarantee.
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MAINTENANCE

PRIMING THE DIESEL FUEL


SYSTEM
In the event of running out of fuel:
- After filling (5litres minimum), op-
erate the manual priming pump
until some resistance is felt.
- Operate the starter motor while
depressing the accelerator pedal
slightly until the engine starts.
If the engine fails to start at the first
attempt, wait 15seconds before try-
ing again.
If the engine fails to start after sev-
eral attempts, repeat the procedure
from the beginning.
HDi 135 and 140 engines HDi 90 and 110 engines When the engine is idling, acceler-
ate slightly to complete the bleeding
Detach the protection cover to Detach the protection cover to of the circuit.
access the priming pump. access the priming pump.

HDi engines are of a highly


technical nature.
All maintenance and repairs
require specific qualifications
which only your CITRON
Dealer can guarantee.
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PRACTICAL ADVICE

FUEL For petrol engines with catalytic BioFlex


converter, use of unleaded fuel is Your vehicle has been designed to
obligatory operate equally on unleaded pet-
The filler neck has a narrower orifice rol (95 or 98) or on bioethanol (in
to admit only petrol filler nozzles. Europe this is a mixture of 85 %
When you are filling your fuel ethanol and 15 % unleaded petrol,
tank, do not persist after the third known as E85).
cutoff; this could cause your ve-
hicle to malfunction. A label inside the fuel filler flap indi-
cates the fuels authorised:

A label on the inside of the fuel fill-


er flap indicates the approved fuel
quality type.

Other than the question of the two


DIESEL FUEL authorised fuels, your vehicle is
used in the same way as a traditional
petrol vehicle.

UNLEADED PETROL If you have put in fuel that


is wrong for your vehicle, In winter conditions, starting
XI it is essential to have the from cold may seem difficult.
Petrol engines are designed to run During periods of very cold
on RON 95 fuel. tank drained before you
start the engine. weather we recommend the
However, for better vehicle perfor- use of 95 or 98 unleaded petrol
mance (petrol engines), we recom- in preference to B85 so as to
mend RON 98. ensure optimum starting per-
formance.

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

CHANGING A WHEEL Dimension of the spare wheel


If your spare wheel is of a different
dimension to those on the vehicle
(identified by a label), it is essential
to use it only on a temporary basis,
to drive not above 80 km/h (50 mph)
and to have the original wheel refit-
ted as soon as possible.
Light alloy wheels
If your vehicle is equipped with
light alloy wheels and a steel spare
wheel, then if fitting the latter it is
Tyre pressures normal to note that the heads of the
This is indicated on a label in the wheel bolts do not come to bear on
front door aperture. the wheel rim.
The steel spare wheel is secured
by the conical tapering of the wheel
Access to the spare wheel bolts shafts, see diagram.
Lift the boot floor. When refitting the light alloy wheel,
ensure that the wheel bolt heads are
in undamaged condition.

Switch on your hazard warning


lamps.
Never get underneath the
vehicle if it is supported only
by the jack; use an axle stand.
The jack is designed
specifically for your vehicle,
do not use it for other
applications.
XI
Refit the repaired original
wheel as soon as possible.
With a spare wheel fitted, drive
with caution.

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

Tools Removing the wheel Repositioning the wheel


The tools are located in a protective - Undo the yellow central screw by a - Refit the wheel in place.
holder in the spare wheel, remove quarter turn. - Undo the yellow central screw by
the strap to gain access. - Raise the spare wheel towards a few turns, then position it at the
1 - Wheelbrace you rearwards. centre of the wheel.
2 - Centring guide - Remove the wheel from the - Do up the central screw until
3 - Tool for removing/refitting bootspace. tight so that the wheel is securely
wheel bolts retained in place.
4 - Jack with handle
5 - Removable towing ring
6 - Tool for bolt protectors on
aluminium wheels

XI

The wheel should be correctly


positioned flat in the centre of
its well.
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PRACTICAL ADVICE

Removal Refitting
1 - Park the vehicle on stable, firm 4 - Position the jack under the 1 - Position the wheel with the aid of
ground. Apply the handbrake. bodyshell, exactly as in the the centring guide.
Switch off the ignition and illustration, at the mark A (in 2 - Do up the 3 bolts by hand and
engage first gear or reverse the recess in the sill member) remove the centring guide.
gear, depending on any slope closest to the wheel that is to be Position the 4th bolt.
(for vehicles with automatic replaced.
3 - Do pre-tightening with the wheel-
gearbox, select position P). 5 - Deploy the jack 4 until its base is brace 1.
2 - Detach the embellisher using in contact with the ground. Make
sure that the base of the jack is 4 - Retract the jack 4 and disengage
the wheelbrace 1 by pulling it.
close to the valve. vertically below the jacking point
used. 5 - Tighten the wheel bolts using the
For vehicles with aluminium wheelbrace 1.
wheel rims, slide the removal 6 - Raise the vehicle.
tool 6 into the slot in the central 7 - Remove the bolts and disengage 6 - Reposition the embellisher,
embellisher and apply firm the wheel. commencing by placing the slot
leverage to detach. at the valve, pressing it home
with the palm of your hand. For
3 - Slacken the wheel bolts. vehicles with aluminium wheels, XI
For vehicles with aluminium refit the bolt protector.
wheels, slacken the anti-theft 7 - Stow the tools and the wheel in
nut using the tool provided. Make absolutely sure that the the boot.
occupants have left the vehicle
and are in an area that ensures 8 - Check the tyre pressure and also
their safety. have its balancing checked.

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

Under-inflated tyres can Inspect the tyres regularly for wear


overheat, leading to struc- and damage such as cuts, cracks or
tural damage and the risk of bulges, etc.
a blow-out. Remove any foreign bodies (stones,
Impacts with kerbs, potholes pieces of metal) that may have
or hidden obstructions in the road pierced the tyre. They could cause
can cause internal damage and pre- further damage to the tyre carcass.
mature failure of the tyre. Such im- Correctly inflated tyres provide:
pacts can also cause misalignment
of the steering geometry and subse- Optimum roadholding.
quent rapid tyre wear. Precise, light steering.
Improved fuel economy.
Advice
Increased tyre life.
We therefore recommend that you Use the tyre pressures recommend-
have the tyres and suspension ed by CITRON.
geometries checked after any such
incidents. Check the tyre pressures when the
tyres are cold, on a frequent basis.
Prolonged driving on poor surfaces
may be the cause of damage which Never reduce the pressure of a
may only become evident at a later hot tyre
date.
Puncture
If replacing your tyres, it is essential
to use the tyre sizes that are recom- A punctured tyre should always be
Wear indicators removed from the rim and thoroughly
mended for your vehicle.
Check the tread depth frequently. examined for any secondary dam-
Contact a CITRON dealer. age before attempting any repair.
Minimum legal depth: 1.6mm.
When a repair is possible, it should
Check the wear indicators and the be carried out as soon as possible to
tread depth regularly as worn tyres prevent further damage to the tyre.
have reduced grip. The wear indica-
tors show when a tyre is at its safe Tyre repair should be carried out by
wear limit. a tyre specialist who will assume re-
sponsibility for the repair.
XI

On slippery surfaces, drive prudently.


Make sure that all 4 tyres are always in good condition and that
the tyre pressures (including for the spare wheel) are always set
correctly.
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PRACTICAL ADVICE

REPLACING BULBS
 he halogen bulbs should
T
not be changed until they
have been off for a few
minutes (risk of serious
burns).
Do not touch the new bulb directly
with your fingers; use a lint-free
cloth.
It is essential that only anti U.V.
type bulbs are used in order not
to damage the headlamp.
When using a high-pressure jet
wash for cleaning the vehicle,
dont persist on the headlamps
and other lamps, particularly
FRONT LAMPS FRONT LAMPS, DIRECTIONAL around their edges, so as to avoid
HEADLAMPS damaging their lacquer finish or
Headlamp dipped beam seals.
Main beam
Additional headlamp
(main beam)
Sidelamp Headlamp dipped beam/
Main beam
Direction indicator
Sidelamp

Note: A light mist film can appear on Direction indicator


the internal surface of the headlamp If the headlamp has this
lens in certain climatic conditions symbol, any operation
(low temperature, humidity). This involving changing a Xe-
disappears within a few minutes of non D1S bulb must be
switching on the headlamps. carried out by the CITRON
network (risk of electrocution). XI
Note: If it should be necessary to ac- It is recommended to change
cess the front RH headlamp, remove both bulbs at the same time if one
the cover by pressing the 2clips. is faulty.

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

Main beam Headlamp dipped beam


Pull the rubber stops. Pull the rubber stops.
Disconnect the bulb. Disconnect the bulb.
Disengage the ends of the retaining Disengage the ends of the retaining
spring to release it. spring to release it.
Remove the bulb. Remove the bulb.
Bulb: H1 For vehicles not equipped Bulb: H7
with Xenon headlamp bulbs.
Note: On HDi 90 and 110 engines,
unclip the cover for access to the left
hand headlamp.

XI

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

Front lamps Front lamps, directional Direction indicator side repeaters


headlamps in the rear view mirrors
Front direction indicator Sidelamp To change the side repeater bulb,
press firmly in the area indicated by
Rotate the bulb-holder A by a quarter Disconnect the connector by press- the arrow, then pull on the side re-
turn and pull. ing on the metallic part. peater.
Press to disengage the bulb. Rotate the bulb-holder B by a quar-
ter turn and pull on the bulb.
Bulb: PY 21 W yellow.
Bulb: W 5.

XI

Front foglamps
Consult your CITRON dealer.
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PRACTICAL ADVICE

Interior lamp Boot lighting Glovebox lighting


Unclip the transparent cover of the Unclip the lens unit to access the Unclip the lens unit to access the
interior lamp to reach the bulb. bulb. bulb.
Bulb: W 5 W Bulb: W 5 W Bulb: W 5 W

Spotlamps
Unclip the cover of the interior lamp,
then if necessary the partition for the
spotlamp concerned, to access the
bulb.
Bulb: W 5 W

XI
Sill lighting
Unclip the headlamp to access the
bulb.
Bulb: W 5 W

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

REAR LAMPS Third stop lamp


(5-door model) Consult your CITRON dealer.
Identify the failed bulb.
Bulbs:
Sidelamp: W 5.
Stop lamps and sidelamps:
P21/5.
Direction indicator: Removal
PY 21 W. Open the boot:
- First remove the top part of the rear
lamp unit by undoing the screw A.
- To have access to the nut B, detach
the boot rear trim by removing the
pins. Undo B. XI
- Remove the bottom part of the
lamp unit.
- To change a bulb, simply rotate it a
quarter turn.

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

REAR LAMPS Removal Third stop lamp


(3-door model) To have access to the nut B, detach Consult your CITRON dealer.
the boot rear trim by removing the
Identify the failed bulb. pins. Undo B.
Bulbs: Remove the bulb-holder by detach-
ing the points A.
Direction indicator: P21 W. Disengage the lamp unit.
Reversing lamp: P21 W. To change a bulb, rotate it a quarter
Stop lamps and sidelamps: turn.
P21/5.

XI

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

Rear number plate lamp Foglamp Reversing lamp (5-door model)


- Insert a thin screwdriver into one Rotate the bulb-holder a quarter turn. Rotate the bulb-holder a quarter turn.
of the holes on the outside of the
plastic cover. Bulb: P21 Bulb: P21
- Push outwards.
- Remove the plastic cover.
- Replace the faulty bulb by simply
pulling it out.
Bulb: W 5 W.

XI

After replacing a bulb, check


the correct operation 
of the lighting and signalling.
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PRACTICAL ADVICE

REPLACING A FUSE Good Faulty

Fuse box
There are two fuse boxes, one be-
low the dashboard and one under
the bonnet.
Fuses under the dashboard
To access the fuses below the dash-
board, pull back the access cover, Tool A Fuses under
undo the screws a quarter turn and the dashboard
tilt the whole unit.
Replacing a fuse Your vehicles electrical system is
Before replacing a fuse, it is essen- designed to operate with standard
tial to find the cause of the incident or optional equipment.
and to rectify it. The fuse identifica- Before installing other electri-
tion numbers are indicated inside cal equipment or accessories in
the fuse box. your vehicle, contact a CITRON
dealer.
Replace a blown fuse with one of
the same rating  CITRON will not accept respon-
(the same colour) sability for the cost incurred in
repairing your vehicle or for recti-
Use the special pliers A stowed on fying the malfunctions resulting
the cover close to the fuseboxes, from the installation of accesso-
this includes a compartment for re- ries not supplied and not recom-
placement fuses. mended by CITRON and not
installed in accordance with its in-
structions, in particular when the
consumption of all of the addition-
al equipment connected exceeds
XI 10 milliamperes.

Access to the first fusebox


under the dashboard
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PRACTICAL ADVICE

FUSES UNDER THE DASHBOARD


Fuse N Rating Functions

F1 15 A Central locking
F2 30 A Central locking - Deadlocking
F3 5A Airbags and pretensioners

Diagnostic socket - Brake switch - Photochromic rear view mirror - ESP - Coolant level
F4 10 A sensor - Diesel fuel additive system - Power steering Clutch pedal switch (ESP, cruise
control and speed limiter)

F5 30 A Electric front windows - Heated exterior rear view mirrors


F6 30 A Electric rear windows
F7 5A Interior lighting

F8 20 A Audio system - NaviDrive - Display - Alarm - Front 12 V socket - Trailer relay unit- Driving
school module
F9 30 A Cigar lighter - Rear 12 V socket
F10 15 A Tyre pressure sensor - Auto. gearbox - STOPLAMP switch
F11 15 A Ignition - Diagnostic socket - Particle filter

F12 15 A Electric seat - Lane wandering alert - Parking assistance

F13 5A Rain sensor - Sunlight sensor - (6 speed) Electronic Gearbox System- Engine relay unit
XI
Air conditioning - Instrument panel - Tachometer - Airbags and pretensioners -
F14 15 A Trailer relay unit - Bluetooth telephone
F15 30 A Central locking - Deadlocking
F16 SHUNT
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PRACTICAL ADVICE

Fuse box

Fuse N Rating Functions

F36 30 A Hi Fi amplifier

F37 30 A Drivers electric seat

XI
F39 20 A Heated seats

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

FUSES UNDER THE BONNET

Fuse N Rating Functions

F1 20 A ECU engine management - Cooling fan

F2 15 A Horn

F3 10 A Windscreen and rear screen wash

F4 20 A Headlamp washer
Fuse box
To access the engine compartment F5 15 A Fuel pump
fusebox, detach and remove the
cover.
F6 10 A Auto. gearbox - Xenon lamps - Directional
headlamps - Canister purge electrovalve

F7 10 A ABS ECU/ESP ECU - Power steering

F8 25 A Starter

Additional heating control unit (Diesel) - Engine


F9 10 A coolant level switch

XI
Only authorised personnel
from the CITRON network
After any repair, reclose the cover very carefully. If the cover is not are allowed to carry out
correctly positioned or not properly closed, your vehicle could be subject any work on the additional
to serious malfunctions. For the same reason, take the utmost care not protection MAXI fuses
to spill any liquids. located in the fuse boxes.
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PRACTICAL ADVICE

FUSES UNDER THE BONNET

Fuse N Rating Functions

Engine electrovalve - Water-in-diesel-fuel sensor - ECU engine management - Injectors-


F10 30 A Ignition coil - Oxygen sensor - Canister purge electrovalve (1.4 16V and 1.6 16Vengines)

F11 40 A Air blower - Air conditioning

F12 30 A Windscreen wiper

F13 40 A Built-in Systems Interface

F14 - Not used

F15 10 A Right hand main beam

F16 10 A Left hand main beam

F17 15 A Left hand dipped beam

F18 15 A Right and dipped beam

F19 15 A Engine management ECU (1.4i 16V and 1.6i 16V engines)
XI
F20 20 A Engine electrovalves

F21 5A Cooling fans relay - Valvetronic

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

FUSES UNDER THE BATTERY

Fusible N Intensit Fonctions


F1 - Not used
F2* 30 A Gearbox (electronic or automatic)
F3 - Not used
F4 - Not used
F5* 80 A Power steering electro-pump unit
F6* 70 A Heater unit (Diesel)
F7* 100 A Switching and protection unit
F8 - Not used
F9* 30 A Electronic gearbox electro-pump unit
F10* 30 A Valvetronic electronic motor

MAXI-FUSES
Fuse N Rating Functions
MF1* 30 A/50 A
MF2* 30 A ABS/ESP pump supply
MF3* 50 A ABS/ESP ECU
MF4* 80 A Built-in Systems Interface
XI
MF5* 80 A Built-in Systems Interface
* The maxi-fuses are an addi-
tional protection for the elec- MF6* 80 A Cabin fusebox
trical systems. All work on MF7* 20 A Diagnostic socket/FAP additive pump
the maxi-fuses must be done
by a CITRON dealer. MF8* - Not used
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PRACTICAL ADVICE

BATTERY Precautions
If a metal object makes
Ensure that the posts and termi- a contact between the
Removal nals are clean. two battery terminals or
If the vehicle is fitted with an alarm, If they become sulphated (white between the battery +
this should be deactivated before deposit), disconnect and clean and the bodywork, this
disconnecting the battery. them. causes a short-circuit (risk of
Never disconnect the leads while fire and serious burns).
Disconnect the battery leads, nega-
tive lead first. the engine is running. The battery releases minute
Never recharge the battery with- quantities of hydrogen, a
Refitting out first disconnecting the battery gas which is explosive under
Ensure that the battery is correctly leads. certain conditions. Never use a
positioned. flame or create sparks close to
Recharging using a battery the battery.
On certain models, the flange should charger The battery contains dilute
be midway between the two battery The voltage must never exceed sulphuric acid which is highly
terminals. 15.5volts and the charging current corrosive:
Reconnect the battery starting with must never exceed 20% of the rat-
the positive lead first. When handling batteries, al-
ing marked on the battery casing ways protect your face and
(for example: 250A, setting: 50A especially your eyes.
maximum).
In the event of any contact
Length of charge: 24hours maximum. with the skin, rinse immedi-
Only battery chargers with a constant, ately with copious amounts
regulated voltage output should be of fresh water.
used. Refer to a CITRON dealer for
battery replacements.
If the vehicle is not in use for a
prolonged period
If the vehicle is to be taken out of use
for periods of more than one month,
the battery should be disconnected.
XI

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

Access to the battery


Advice
The battery is located in the engine
compartment. Replace it with a battery of the same
For access to it: type (voltage, amp rating).
- open the bonnet using the interior Do not touch the cable clamps during
release lever, then the exterior the procedure.
safety catch, Do not lean over the batteries.
- fix the bonnet stay in place, Disconnect the cables in the reverse
- remove the plastic cover for access order to connection, ensuring that
to the two terminals, they do not touch each other.
- if necessary, unclip the fusebox to
remove the battery.
Emergency starting with a slave Connect the cables in the order indi-
battery cated in the diagram. Make sure that Never apply a flame or
A vehicle with a discharged battery the clamps are properly secured (risk create sparks close to the
can be started with either a slave of sparks). battery (explosive gas).
battery or the battery of another Start the engine of the assisting ve-
vehicle. hicle. Let the engine run for about The battery contains diluted
A Discharged battery a minute at a slightly accelerated sulphuric acid which is highly
speed. corrosive.
B Slave battery
Start the engine of the assisted vehicle. If ever you are handling the
It is essential to proceed strictly fol- battery, protect your eyes and
lowing the sequence indicated. face.
Note: For any repair necessitating
Check that the emergency battery is a disconnection of the battery, it is In the event of any contact with
correctly charged up (12 volts). essential to wait three minutes af- the skin, rinse immediately
If you are using the battery on an- ter switching off the ignition and to with copious amounts of fresh
other vehicle, stop the engine of the avoid any action that could prevent water.
assisting vehicle. The two vehicles the vehicles electrical circuit from If the vehicle is not used for
must not come into direct contact changing to standby mode (such as more than one month, it is
with each other. opening and closing doors, using
the remote control etc.).
recommended that the battery XI
be disconnected.

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

After disconnection Economy mode


After the battery has been discon- In order not to discharge the bat-
nected for a long period, it may be tery when the engine is stopped,
necessary to re-initialise the follo- your vehicle goes automatically into
wing functions: economy mode.
- Anti-pinch and sequential operation The electrical components relating
on the electric windows. to comfort and headlamps (not side-
- Parameters of the multifunction lamps or hazard warning lamps) are
display (date, time, language, units automatically cut.
of distance and temperature). To reactivate them, the engine must
- Radio stations. be run for:
- Navigation reception. - less than 10 minutes to have the
- Synchronisation of remote control. systems available for an equivalent
period.
- Central locking.
- more than 10 minutes to keep
Certain adjustments will be can- them available for approximately
celled: it is necessary to make them 30 minutes.
again.
Before disconnection Note: a starting economy mode
Before disconnecting the battery, message appears on the multi-
wait 3 minutes after switching off the function screen.
ignition, and close the windows and
doors. Starting the engine for the first
time after disconnecting and
connecting the battery:
- Turn the ignition key.
- Wait approx. one minute before
actioning the starter, so as to
allow the electronic systems to
reinitialise.

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

TOWING Towing a vehicle Removable towing ring


If you are towing another vehicle, the The towing ring is detachable and
Towing (boat, caravan, etc.) latter should be out of gear (gearbox can be fitted either at the front or at
Before departure: in neutral). Move the gear lever to the rear of the vehicle. It is stowed
Check the tyre pressures of both car neutral (positionN for SensoDrive in the jacks protective holder in the
and trailer. and automatic gearboxes). spare wheel.
Check all the exterior and signalling
lamps of the car and trailer.
Practice manoeuvring, especially
reversing. Advice
Grease the towing ball hitch regu- In exceptional circumstances, it is
larly, and remove it when not towing permitted to tow the vehicle at low
for a long period. speed over a short distance (in
Spread the load inside the caravan accordance with the local legislation
and keep within the towing weight in force).
limits. In all other cases, the vehicle must
Always drive at moderate speeds, be transported by a transporter.
changing down a gear in good time
before hill climbs or descents. Be
aware of the effect of side winds.
CAUTION - TOWING A
Braking distances are increased. VEHICLE WITH AUTOMATIC
Use the brakes gently and progres- TRANSMISSION
sively. Avoid sudden braking.
Put the selector lever in position
If you have to park on an incline, N (neutral).
make sure that the parking brake is
firmly applied. Check that the tow Observe your vehicle's towing
hitch is firmly attached and, if neces- limits
sary, chock the wheels of the trailer. It is essential to comply with
When towing, the fuel consumption the max. Gross Trailer Weights
will increase. and speed limits as specified by XI
legislation in each country.
For further information about the
towing capacity of your vehicle
and its max. authorised Gross
Train Weight, contact a CITRON
dealer

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

Towing with all wheels on the ground


If the engine is not
Towing ring fixings are placed at the front and at the rear of the vehicle. running, the steering and
To access them: braking systems will
- at the front: push on the left to tilt the cover, then remove it. not be power-assisted.
- at the rear: push at bottom, then pull on top. If towing another vehicle, the
The cover remains attached to the bumper by means of a tab, so that it cannot latter should be free-wheeling
become lost. (that is, gearbox in neutral).
The ignition key should be in position "M" so as to retain steering.
Use a bar with hooks to attach on the towing rings.
Vehicles with manual transmission
For vehicles with manual transmission, the gear lever must be in neutral. Fail-
ure to observe this requirement can lead to the failure of certain braking com-
ponents and a lack of braking assistance on restarting the engine.
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PRACTICAL ADVICE

TOWBAR

We recommend you to have this


device fitted by a CITRON Dealer,
who will be acquainted with your ve-
hicles towing capability and with the
procedures necessary for installing
a safety item of this kind.
It is essential to install a CITRON
approved electronic unit when hav-
ing a towbar fitted, in order to pre-
vent any risk of malfunction or dam-
age (risk of fire).
The fitting of a caravan mirror on the
wing is prohibited.
dimensions in metres: A = 0.841

Respect the towing limits


of your vehicle.

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

COLD WEATHER SCREEN "SNOW GUARD"


The screen supplied with the vehicle (depending on country) should be fitted during the
winter period. It is essential to remove it when temperatures are above 10 degrees Celsius.

Dont forget to remove the cold weather screen:


- when the ambient temperature is above 10 C,
- when towing,
- for speeds above 120 km/h (75 mph).

RADIO PRE-EQUIPMENT

CITRON radio option Fitting of front and rear On the dashboard


See the separate instruction booklet loudspeakers Two tweeters located at each end of
XI in the vehicle document pack. Consult your CITRON dealer the dashboard. Detach and pull the
grille, connect the tweeters, fit them
Radio connections on the grille, rotating them a quarter
Consult your CITRON dealer turn, reposition the grilles.

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

ACCESSORIES "Personalisation": seat covers, 15


and 17 inch light alloy wheel rims,
wheel embellishers, standard mud-
flaps, style mudflaps, door deflec-
tors, door aperture protectors, alu-
minium interior trim kit, door handle
protectors...

"Boutique": screenwash fluid,


cleaning and maintenance products
for interior and exterior...
A wide range of CITRON replace- "Comfort and leisure": floor mats,
ment parts and accessories is avail- boot protector, storage box under
able from the dealer network. rear shelf, sun blinds, roof bars, arm
They are all from the CITRON rest, telephone carrier, child seats The fitting of electrical equip-
catalogue. and booster cushions, air freshener ment or accessories that
cartridges... are not recommended by
After being tested for reliability and CITRON may result in a fail-
safety, these parts and accessories To avoid any interference with the
pedals: ure of your vehicles electronic system
are all adapted for your CITRON or excessive current consumption.
vehicle. - ensure that any over-mats are
correctly fitted, Please note this specific warning. It
- never superimpose one over-mat is advisable to contact a CITRON
The range is structured around on another. dealer to be shown the recommended
5groups: equipment and accessories.

"Security and safety": anti-intru- "Navigation and communica-


sion alarm, first aid kit, warning trian- tion": Bluetooth hands-free kit, ra-
gle, high visibility vest, snow chains dios, portable navigation systems, XI
and anti-slip covers, front foglamp CD changer, auxilliary cable for ra-
kit, rear parking assistance... dio (e.g. connection between MP3
player and radio), speakers...

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PRACTICAL ADVICE

Roof bars and roof boxes C4 ENTERPRISE


The design of your vehicle is such
that for your safety and to avoid
damaging the roof and tailgate you
should use roof bars and roof boxes
that have been tested and approved
by AUTOMOBILES CITRON.

Recommendations
- Spread the load uniformly, taking
care not to overload one side.
- Place the heaviest load as close
as possible to the roof.
- Fix the load securely and attach Luggage cover Stowage
warnings if the load is large. This conceals the interior of the ve- To access the load area roll up the
- Drive gently, sensitivity to side hicle in combination with your rear luggage cover.
winds is increased (the stability of shelf.
your vehicle may be affected).
- Remove the roof bars when no
longer needed. Installation Removal
Take care to insert the fixings A on It is possible to remove the luggage
the frame B. cover entirely.

Bicycle carrier
The installation of a bicycle carrier
XI on the tailgate of 3 door models is Do not place hard or heavy
prohibited. objects on the luggage cover.
They could become dangerous
projectiles in the event of
sudden braking or a collision.
Respect the authorised
load capacity.
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CAPACITIES ENGINE TABLES LEGEND

BVM: Manual gearbox.


Engine type Engine oil capacity in litres (1)
BVMP: (6 speed) Electronic Gearbox
System.

1.4i 16V - 65kW 3.15 BVA: Automatic gearbox.


FAP: Diesel particulate filter system
(DPFS).
1.6i 16V - 80kW 3.35
"Michelin Energy Saver": tyres
with very low rolling resistance.
This tyre equipment contributes to
1.6i 16V - 88kW - the protection of the environment
and the reduction of your vehicles
fuel consumption.
1.6i 16V - 110kW -
BioFlex: A vehicle fitted with a BioFlex
engine can operate equally on
1.6i 16V - 103kW - unleaded petrol (95/98) or on bioethanol
(See "Fuel").

Observe your vehicles towing limits.


HDi 66kW (90hp) 3.85
It is essential to comply with the max.
Gross Trailer Weights and speed
HDi 80kW (110hp) 3.85 limits as specified by legislation in
each country. For further information
about the towing capacity of your
HDi 100kW (135hp) 5.3 vehicle and its max. authorised
Gross Train Weight, contact your
CITRON dealer.
HDi 103kW (140hp) 5.3

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WEIGHTS - PETROL 5-door model


1.6i 16V 1.6i 16V 1.6i 16V 1.6i 16V 1.6i 16V manual
1.4i 16V 1.6i 16V 1.6i 16V 120ch 120ch 150 ch 140 ch
Engine type BVM BVM BVA BioFlex
BVM BVA BVM BVA
Fuel tank capacity Approximately 60 litres
Unleaded petrol
Recommended fuel E85
RON 95 - RON 98

Turning circle between walls (in metres) 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3 -

French fiscal rating 6 7 7 7 7 9 9 7

Power (kW) 65 80 80 88 88 110 103 80 -


Calculated maximum speed in km/h 182 194 188 - - - - 194 -
(mph) (in the highest gear)
Weights (kg)
Unladen weight 1182 1200 1274 1220 1273 1276 1290 1200 -
Gross vehicle weight (GVW) 1702 1732 1794 1731 1761 1763 1776 1732 -
Maximum rear axle weight 850 850 850 910 910 920 910 850 -
Gross train weight (GTW) 2902 2932 2994 3031 3031 3163 3076 2932 -

Gross trailer weight (with brakes) (within the Gross Train Weight limit)
10 to 12 % incline 1200 1200 1200 1300 1270 1400 1300 1200 -

8 to 10 % incline 1200 1200 1200 1300 1270 1400 1300 1200 -

Incline of up to 8 % 1500 1400 1400 1400 1300 1500 1350 1400 -


XII Gross trailer weight (without brakes) 628 637 674 645 670 645 680 637 -

Trailer nose weight 63 61 62 65 65 70 70 61 -


Maximum roof bar load 75
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WEIGHTS - PETROL 3-door model


1.6i 16V 1.6i 16V 1.6i 16V 1.6i 16V manual
1.4i 16V 1.6i 16V 1.6i 16V 120ch 120ch 150 ch
Engine type BVM BVM BVA BioFlex
BVM BVA BVM
Fuel tank capacity Approximately 60 litres
Unleaded petrol
Recommended fuel E85
RON 95 - RON 98

Turning circle between walls (in metres) 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3 -

French fiscal rating 6 7 7 7 7 9 7

Power (kW) 65 80 80 88 88 110 80 -


Calculated maximum speed in km/h 182 194 188 - - - 194 -
(mph) (in the highest gear)
Weights (kg)
Unladen weight 1181 1200 1278 1 217 1 273 1 271 1200 -
Gross vehicle weight (GVW) 1701 1720 1798 1 727 1 757 1 754 1720 -
Maximum rear axle weight 850 850 850 910 900 910 850 -
Gross train weight (GTW) 2901 2920 2998 3 027 3 027 3 154 2920 -

Gross trailer weight (with brakes) (within the Gross Train Weight limit)
10 to 12 % incline 1200 1200 1200 1 300 1270 1400 1200 -

8 to 10 % incline 1200 1200 1200 1 300 1270 1400 1200 -

Incline of up to 8 % 1500 1400 1400 1 400 1300 1500 1400 -

Gross trailer weight (without brakes) 628 637 676 645 670 645 637 - XII
Trailer nose weight 63 61 63 65 65 70 61 -
Maximum roof bar load 75
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WEIGHTS - DIESEL 5-door model


HDi 90 HDi 90 HDi 110 HDi 110 HDi 110 HDi 135 HDi 140
Engine type BVM FAP BVM BVM FAP BVA FAP BVM
FAP BVM FAP BVMP
Fuel tank capacity Approximately 60 litres

Recommended fuel Diesel fuel

Turning circle between walls (in metres) 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3 12 12

French fiscal rating 5 5 6 6 6 7 7

Power (kW) 66 66.2 80 80 80 100 103


Calculated maximum speed in km/h (mph) 180 180 192 192 192 206 207
(in the highest gear)
Weights (kg)
Unladen weight 1257 1280 1270 1280 1 293 1 416 1 381
Gross vehicle weight (GVW) 1777 1800 1800 1800 1 800 1 880 1 849
Maximum rear axle weight 850 850 850 850 850 850 850
Gross train weight (GTW) 3077 3100 3100 3100 3 100 3 350 3 449

Gross trailer weight (with brakes) (within the Gross Train Weight limit)
10 to 12 % incline 1300 1300 1300 1300 1 300 1 570 1 500

8 to 10 % incline 1300 1300 1300 1300 1 300 1 570 1 500

Incline of up to 8 % 1300 1300 1300 1300 1 300 1 570 1 800


XII Gross trailer weight (without brakes) 666 677 672 677 675 740 728

Trailer nose weight 66 66 66 66 65 70 73


Maximum roof bar load 75
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WEIGHTS - DIESEL 3-door model


HDi 90 HDi 90 HDi 110 HDi 110 HDi 110 HDi 135 HDi 140
Engine type BVM FAP BVM FAP BVA FAP BVM
BVM FAP BVM FAP BVMP
Fuel tank capacity Approximately 60 litres

Recommended fuel Diesel fuel

Turning circle between walls (in metres) 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3 12 12

French fiscal rating 5 5 6 6 6 7 7

Power (kW) 66 66.2 80 80 80 100 103


Calculated maximum speed in km/h (mph) 180 180 192 192 192 206 207
(in the highest gear)
Weights (kg)
Unladen weight 1255 1279 1269 1279 1 293 1 410 1 379
Gross vehicle weight (GVW) 1775 1799 1790 1799 1 790 1 880 1 835
Maximum rear axle weight 850 850 850 850 850 850 850
Gross train weight (GTW) 3075 3099 3090 3099 3 090 3 450 3 335

Gross trailer weight (with brakes) (within the Gross Train Weight limit)
10 to 12 % incline 1300 1300 1300 1300 1 300 1 570 1 500

8 to 10 % incline 1300 1300 1300 1300 1 300 1 570 1 500

Incline of up to 8 % 1300 1300 1300 1300 1 300 1 570 1 800

Gross trailer weight (without brakes) 665 677 672 677 675 740 727 XII
Trailer nose weight 66 66 66 66 65 70 73
Maximum roof bar load 75
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GENERAL: C4 ENTERPRISE* 3-door model 5-door model

HDi 90 HDi 110 HDi 90 HDi 90 HDi 110


Engine type
BVM BVM BVM FAP BVM BVM

French fiscal rating 6 6 6 - 6

Weights (kg)

Unladen 1 244 1 276 1 247 - 1 265

Gross Vehicle Weight 1 770 1 800 1 780 - 1 790

Payload (including driver) 526 524 533 - 525

Gross Train Weight 3 070 3 100 3 080 - 3 090

Trailer weight with brakes (within Gross Train Weight) 1 300 1 300 1 300 - 1 300

Trailer weight without brakes 655 675 660 - 670

Trailer nose weight 52 52 52 - 52

Maximum roof bar load 75

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* Applicable to all countries, except France and Overseas France.
For France and DOM-TOM countries, refer to the table on the "Technical Specifications - Weights" page.

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FUEL CONSUMPTION

Engine type 1.4i 16V 1.6i 16V 1.6i 16V 120ch 1.6i 16V 1.6i 16V 1.6i 16V manual
150 ch 140 ch BioFlex

Saloon BVM BVM BVA BVM BVA BVM BVA BVM

Unleaded petrol
Recommended fuel RON 95 - RON 98 E85

Urban 8.7 9.5 10.6 9.3 10.1 9.8 - 9.5 -

CO2 emissions 209 224 252 220 240 234 - 224 -

Extra urban 5.2 5.7 5.8 5.2 5.5 5.3 - 5.7 -

CO2 emissions 124 135 138 124 131 127 - 135 -

Combined 6.4 7.1 7.6 6.7 7.2 6.9 - 7.1 -

CO2 emissions 153 169 180 159 171 164 - 169 -

These consumption values are established in compliance with European directive 80/1268/CEE. They can vary depending
on how the vehicle is driven, on the prevailing traffic conditions, on weather conditions, on vehicle load, on how the vehicle
has been maintained and also on how many accessories are in use.
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The fuel consumption figures quoted are correct at time
of going to press.
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FUEL CONSUMPTION

HDi 135 HDi 140


Engine type HDi 90 HDi 90 FAP HDi 110 HDi 110 FAP
FAP FAP

Saloon BVM BVM BVM BVM BVMP BVA BVM

Recommended fuel 5.8 6.0 6.1 6.0 5.8 9.1 -

CO2 emissions 154 161 164 161 154 242 -

Extra urban 3.8 4.0 4.0 4.0 3.8 5.1 -

CO2 emissions 101 108 108 108 101 136 -

Combined 4.5 4.7 4.8 4.7 4.5 6.6 -

CO2 emissions 120 125 128 125 120 175 -

These consumption values are established in compliance with European directive 80/1268/CEE. They can vary depending
on how the vehicle is driven, on the prevailing traffic conditions, on weather conditions, on vehicle load, on how the vehicle
has been maintained and also on how many accessories are in use.

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The fuel consumption figures quoted are correct at time
of going to press.

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DIESEL FUEL CONSUMPTION with "Michelin Energy Saver" tyres (15 and 16 inch wheels)

Engine type HDi 90 HDi 110

Saloon BVM BVMP

Recommended fuel - -

CO2 emissions - -

Extra urban - -

CO2 emissions - -

Combined - -

CO2 emissions - -

These consumption values are established in compliance with European directive 80/1268/CEE. They can vary depending
on how the vehicle is driven, the prevailing traffic conditions, weather conditions, vehicle load, how the vehicle has been
maintained and also on how many vehicle systems and accessories are in use.

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The fuel consumption figures quoted are correct at time
of going to press.

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DIMENSIONS (in metres)

3-door 5-door
model model

A 2.608

B 4.288 4.275

C 0.950

D 0.730 0.717

E 1.502/1.510

F 1.497/1.505

G 1.769 1.773

H 1.456/1.496

I 1.964

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DIMENSIONS (in metres)

3-door model 5-door model

A 0.903/1.067 A 0.862/1.044

B 0.513/0.518 B 0.492/0.515

C 0.794 C 0.794

D 1.034 D 1.034

E 0.791 E 0.791

F 1.385 F 1.385
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G 0.725 G 0.725

H 0.791 H 0.791
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VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION A Chassis number label


1: EU type approval number.
2: Vehicle Identification N. (VIN).
3: Gross vehicle weight.
4: Gross train weight.
5: Maximum weight on front axle.
6: Maximum weight on rear axle.
B Vehicle identification number
On the bodywork and behind the
windscreen.
C Colour code.
Tyre reference
Tyre pressures

All original CITRON replacement parts are available from CITRON. It is in


the users interest, for his safety and for the sake of the warranty, to reject all
other parts. Fitting parts or units not supplied by CITRON may even result in
violation of the law, if it involves non- compliance with regulations concerning
safety, pollution control, interference suppression and the noise level of the
vehicle. Fitting such parts or units could also deprive the user of any recourse
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AUDIO

RADIO - RDS - CD
A B C D E F G H I J K

R Q P O N M L
1
2
3
12
4
5 S
6
11
7
8
9 XIII
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Button controls
On/Off. Button for validation and activation/deactivation of
A
Volume adjust. certain functions.
L OK
If your vehicle has the Bluetooth system: Answer
B CD eject. call, end call.
C CD aperture.
Radio source: Manual search of lower frequencies.
D SOURCE One press: Selection of sound source (Radio, CD,
M
CD/MP3 changer source: Selection of the next CD/
CD changer). CD-cover.
Other sources: Scrolling in the Main Menu.
Short press: Selection of frequency bands and memory
E BAND/ banks.
AST
Long press: Automatic pre-set function (Autostore). Radio source: Automatic search of lower frequencies.
Call-up of audio adjustments: CD source, CD changer source andMP3 source:
F Sound ambiences, bass, treble, loudness, fade, balance, Reverse search for tracks.
speed-sensitive volume. N - Long press: Rewind with accelerated sound.
Other sources: In the menus, choice of your
Radio source: adjustments.
- Short press: Display of the list of radio stations avail- If your vehicle has the Bluetooth system: Selection
G LIST able (30 maximum). of characters.
- Long press: Update of list of stations.
CD source: Display of list of tracks of the CD.
Display of the Main Menu.
Short press: Cancel the current operation or delete a O MENU In certain countries, this control is deactivated while the
H ESC superimposed display. vehicle is moving.
Long press: Return to the permanent display.
1-6 Radio source:
Short press: TA function (road information). - Short press: Recall of pre-set stations.
I TA/PTY P
Long press: PTY function (selection of programme type). - Long press: Memorisation.
1-5 CD changer source: Selecting a CD.
Radio source: Manual search of higher frequencies.
J CD/MP3 changer source: Selection of the previous CD/CD-cover. Short successive presses:
Other sources: Scrolling in the Main Menu. - One press: Display of radio, time and temperature
Q DARK only.
Radio source: Automatic search of higher frequencies. - Two presses: Display off (blank display).
CD source, CD changer source andMP3 source: - Three presses: Return to the standard display.
Forward search for tracks.
K - Long press: Fast forward with accelerated sound. R MODE Selection of the type of information displayed.
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If your vehicle has the Bluetooth system: Selection
of characters. S CD changer.
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Controls at the steering wheel


The controls at the steering wheel give you access to certain functions, without you needing to use the radio-CD control
panel.

1 VOL + Volume increase


Selection of type of information displayed on the right
Radio source: 10 MODE of the screen and, for screenA, choice of activation/
Short press: Automatic search of higher frequen- deactivation of functions and adjustments.
cies.
2 CD and CD changer source: If your vehicle has the Bluetooth system:
Short press: Forward search for tracks. 11
Press: Display of the "Directory" menu.
Long press: Fast forward with accelerated sound.
Radio source: If your vehicle has the Bluetooth system:
12
Scrolling of pre-set stations. Press: Activation of voice recognition.
CD and MP3 source:
3 Display A
Search of the track.
CD changer source:
Selection of next or previous CD.
4 VOL - Volume decrease.

Mute
5 First press: Temporary sound pause.
Second press: Restoration of sound. Display C

Access to the main menu to activate/deactivate or


choose the adjustments for your vehicle.
6 MENU
In certain countries, this control is deactivated while
the vehicle is moving.
In a menu, a list, an alphabet:
Validation of the function, the element or the value Technical specifications
7 OK chosen. Your Bluetooth compatible radio possesses:
If your vehicle has the Bluetooth system: Answer
call, end call - 3 wavebands (MW/LW/FM).
- Dual tuner withRDS EON PTY, display of the PS name,
Selection of the next or previous elements of a menu RDS programme search, TA traffic information, 24pre-
8
in a screen, a list, an alphabet.
selections (18FM - 6MW/LW), automatic memorisation of
Short press: Cancellation of the current operation. the AST strongest stations.
9 ESC
Long press: Return to the permanent display. - An MP3- compatible CD reader. XIII
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AUDIO SETTINGS Selection of source Sound adjustments


To select either Radio, CD (CD Each press on buttonF brings up the
On/Off already inserted and Radio source parameter to be adjusted: choice of
With the key in Drive positionM, activated), or CD changer source, predefined sound ambiances, bass,
press on controlA to switch the press on control D. treble, loudness, fade (front/rear
radio on or off. When you insert a CD it automatically sound distribution), balance (left/
starts being read. right sound distribution) and volume
Note: adjusted to vehicle speed.
- If the radio was on the last time Note: Press buttons K or N to modify the
you switched off the ignition, it will When the radio is switched off, the values for the function displayed.
resume automatically when you source selected is memorised.
switch on the ignition again. You will Note:
Volume adjustment
not have to press on controlA. - The selection of a sound ambiance
Rotate controlA to increase or automatically adjusts bass and
- After switching off the ignition, you decrease the sound volume.
can still operate the audio system treble. These can be modified.
even without the ignition key being You can also increase or decrease To restore the original adjustments
present. Simply press on button A. the volume using buttons1 and4 at for the musical ambiances, reset
The system will turn itself off after the steering wheel. bass and treble to zero.
approx. 30 minutes. Note: - Adjustment of loudness, as well
- The sound volume when you switch as bass and treble when they are
Anti-theft system available, are specific to each
This radio is coded in such a way as off the radio will be the same when
you switch it on again. sound source and to each musical
to function only on your particular ambiance.
vehicle. It would be unusable if - The radio sound volume
automatically adjusts to the vehicle - If you leave the audio system un-
installed on any other vehicle. actioned for a few seconds, it will
speed, provided the "volume
Note: adjustment" function is activated. revert to the normal display.
The anti-theft system is automatic
and requires no action on your part. Temporary sound pause
Press on control5 at the steering
wheel to activate this function.
The sound will be paused, regardless
of the source selected.
To restore the audio output, press
one of the controls at the steering
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Radio source Manual search Automatic search


Notes on radio reception Manual seearch is via buttonsJ A short press on one of the buttons
orM. K or N will tune into higher or lower
Your radio will be subject to certain radio stations respectively, within
phenomena that are not encountered By keeping button J or M pressed,
you will be able to scroll through the chosen waveband.
by domestic systems.
the waveband. Scrolling will stop By keeping button K or N pressed,
The reception ofAM andFM signals as soon as you release the button. you will be able to scroll through the
may suffer from interference, The radio will remain tuned to the waveband. The scrolling will stop
which is caused by the nature and frequency that is displayed. at the first station it finds once the
propagation of the signals and does button is released.
not reflect on the quality of your radio Tuning sensitivity
installation. You can also do this by means of
Automatic searches can be carried control 2 at the steering wheel.
InAM, the reception may be affected out according to two levels of
when passing under power lines or If the automatic search is unable to
sensitivity: tune into a known frequency (perhaps
bridges, or when travelling through
tunnels. - To capture the most powerful owing to very weak reception), it is
transmitters, choose the local possible to search manually to find
InFM mode, the reception may be search mode "LO" (default option). this station.
affected by the distance from the
station transmitter, the reflecting of - To capture the weakest or most
distant transmitters, choose the Display and selection of a station
signals off obstacles (mountains, available in the area in which you
hills, tower blocks) and radio sensitive search mode "DX".
are travelling
blackspots (no coverage from the Search for a station is done first in
station transmitter). "LO" (local) sensitivity, then in "DX" Briefly press on button G to bring
(distant) sensitivity. up a list of stations, this is updated
Selection of radio source every 10 minutes.
To commence a search in sensitivity
Press button D to select the source. "DX" (distant) immediately, press You can also update this list at
twice in succession on one of the any time by giving a long press on
Selection of frequencies and buttonsK orN. buttonG.
memory banks To listen to one of these stations,
Press buttonE successively to go select by pressing buttons J or M
through the memory banksFM1,FM2 and validate using button L.
and FM3, for theFM waveband,
and the memory banksMW/LW, for
theAM waveband.

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Manual pre-setting Automatic memorisation of Recall of pre-set stations


Select the waveband and memory transmitters (Autostore function) Press button E briefly to select the
bank required using button E. InFM, if you hold down buttonE required waveband and memory
Select a station using either for more than two seconds, your bank.
automatic or manual search. radio will automatically memorise A short press on one the pre-
Keep pressing for more than two the6 strongest stations on theFM3 selection buttons1 to6 on the
seconds on one of the pre-selection memory bank. keypadP recalls the corresponding
buttons1 to6 on the keypadP. The display shows "FM AST". memorised station. You can also
The sound momentarily cuts off, The radio memorises the6strongest do this using the control3 at the
then returns to its previous level to transmitters, deleting the6 previously steering wheel.
confirm that it has memorised the memorised. If it is a RDS station, the frequency
station. After the memorisation, the radio appears some seconds before the
goes directly to memory1 of memory name appears.
bankFM3. For RDS stations, recall of a
station may prompt a search for
Note: a frequency corresponding to the
- If the traffic information function region where you happen to be (see
has been activated (see RDS system).
RDSSYSTEM), the stations
offering this facility will be
memorised as priority.
If it is unable to memorise any new
stations, the system will retain the
previously memorised stations.
- If the system is unable to find 6
stations, the unfilled memory slots
will remain free.

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RDS SYTEM Activation/deactivation of To activate/deactivate the RDS


therds functions functions on the displayA:
Using the RDS (radio data
system) function onFM TheRDS functions can be accessed 1. Press buttonO.
via the following two menus: 2. Select the AUDIO-CD icon via
The majority of FM radio stations - Main menu (press buttonO).
use the RDS system. The radio in buttonsJ orM.
your vehicle has this system. - AUDIO menu (press buttonL). 3. Select scanning forRDS
TheRDS system enables these stations, via buttonsJ orM.
To activate/deactivate the RDS The system tells you the status
stations to transmit non-audible data functions on the displayC:
in addition to the broadcasting of (active or inactive) of the
their programmes. The data provides 1. Press buttonO. function.
access to various functions described 2. Select the AUDIO icon using 4. Modify this status via buttonsK
in this chapter, such as: display of buttons J or M. orN.
the station name, intermittent traffic 3. Confirm your choice with a 5. Then please wait for the display
information flashes or automatic press on button L. to disappear.
scanning of stations. This enables
you to continue listening to your 4. Select the sub-menu for theFM Note:
chosen radio station, regardless of waveband, via buttonsJ orM.
Confirm your choice with a If theRDS function is active:
the different frequencies it uses in - The "RDS" on the display will
the regions through which you are press on button L.
5. Select scanning forRDS light up provided the station being
travelling. received uses theRDS system
stations, via buttonsJ orM.
Scanning ofRDS stations with scanning of frequencies.
6. Validate your choice with a
Your radio keeps the best possible press on button L. - The "RDS" on the display is
reception by continuously looking for barred if the station received uses
7. Using control L, select/deselect the RDS system without frequency
any other frequencies on which the to activate/deactivate the
selected radio station is broadcast, search.
function.
automatically choosing the frequency If yourRDS function is deactivated,
offering the best reception (if the 8. Validate your choice by the "RDS" on the display will be
station broadcasts on more than selecting "OK" on the display. absent in all cases.
one transmitter or frequency). The display will indicate the "NAME"
for the stations that use theRDS
system and the frequency for
stations that do not use it.

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Regional search mode While the messages are being Selecting a programme type
Some stations, when they are broadcast the original source is Certain stations offer the possibility
organised in networks, broadcast paused and when the messages have of listening to a particular programme
regional programmes at certain times ended your radio will automatically type, selected from a list (PTY).
of day, and national programmes at revert to the music programme you
were listening to. press for more than two seconds on
other times. buttonI.
It is possible to search: Note:
Press on buttonsJ orM to scroll
- Either for a regional station only. - You have to be inFM wave band. through and select the programme
- Or across the whole network - The station being listened to should type you prefer, then press on
in order to find a different indicate via theRDS system that it buttonL to validate your choice.
programme. broadcasts traffic information.
Searching for a station
To activate/deactivate this function, - Stations organised in a network broadcasting this programme
proceed as for Scanning ofRDS (EON) have regional transmitters type
stations. that send their own programmes:
while you are listening to one of When you have chosen a programme
Note: these stations the system will type, the list of corresponding
When this mode is activated, the switch automatically to a station on stations appears on the display,
system will remain tuned to one the network that is broadcasting press on buttonsJ orM to scroll
specific regional station. traffic information. down and select the station you
- You can stop listening to a message want, then press on buttonL to
TA traffic information (traffic by pressing button I. validate your choice.
announcements)
Quittingpty mode
Some stations allow broadcasting, Sound volume adjustment for
only inFM, of these messages traffic information To quit"PTY" mode, select the
thanks to the "TA" function. function to deactivate"PTY" in
The sound volume for traffic the list of the different programme
You can activate the "TA" function information operates separately types.
by pressing on buttonI. This allows from that for the rest of the system,
you, even though you are listening and can be adjusted independently. Radio text via contextual menu
to another audio source or to a Rotate button A while a traffic This function allows you to view the
radio programme not itself providing information message is being information broadcast by the station,
traffic messages, to receive traffic broadcast. concerning the programme you are
information flashes from anFM This volume adjustment is memorised. currently listening to.
station which broadcasts them.
To activate/deactivate this function,
proceed as for Scanning ofRDS
stations.

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CD source Fast forward and rewind with Safety precautions


accelerated sound For safety, do not use a CD player if
Selecting CD source
To move swiftly through the CD, the cabin temperature is higher than
After inserting a CD, with the printed press and keep pressed button K +60C or lower than -10C.
side facing upwards, the player will or N, respectively for fast forward or
start playing the CD automatically. If the temperature becomes too
rewind with accelerated sound. high, an automatic safety device will
To change manually to CD source Play resumes as normal when the prevent the CD player from working
(CD already inserted), press button button is released. until an acceptable temperature is
D until you obtain the source you restored.
require. Menu
This menu allows activation/ Handling compact discs
Ejecting a CD
deactivation of two options: Do not drop them. Store the CDs
Press button B to eject the CD, so that they are kept of dust. Avoid
the audio system will automatically - Playback of the first 7seconds
(approx.) of each track of the CD. touching the disc surface as any
switch to radio source. scratches may adversely affect the
If the CD is not removed within 10 - Random playback of the CD
tracks. sound quality. Do not attach any
to 15 seconds of being ejected, it stickers to the discs. Do not use
will automatically be taken back into This can be accessed in two ways: damaged or deformed discs. Do
the CD player, although it will not be - Either by pressing buttonO and not expose them to heat or direct
played. proceeding as for Search of sunlight.
Selecting a track StationsRDS for screenC, the If the surface of the compact disc
sub-menu corresponds to the is dirty, it can be wiped with a soft,
Press button K once to play the next Audio Preferences. clean cloth. Always wipe from the
track. centre of the disc outwards.
- Or, provided you are in CD source,
Press button N once to return to by pressing on button L. You can
the beginning of the track currently then access the Audio menu (for
being played, press a second time to screen C only).
go back to the start of the previous
track. Note:
Press the buttons successively to If one of these options is active,
skip several tracks at a time. it remains active for CD changer
This can also be done via the source.
controlG. As the list of tracks is
displayed on the screen, select the
desired track using buttonsJ orM,
then validate using buttonL.
You can also do this by means of
control 2 at the steering wheel.
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MP3 CD player To select a track Menu


Your Audio CD system may be MP3 To display the list of CD-covers, This menu is for activation/
compatible. press on buttonG. deactivation of three options:
As you insert a CD recorded in MP3 Use buttonsJ orM to select the CD- - Playback of the first 7seconds
format, playback starts of the first cover you wish to listen to. (approx.) of each track of the CD.
song of the first CD-cover. To open a CD-cover, pressL. - Repetition of the current CD-cover.
You can select a particular track by Use buttonsN orK to select the - Random playback of CD-cover
using buttonsN orK and CD-covers track you wish to listen to. tracks by CD-cover.
using buttonsJ orM. Validate by pressing buttonL or
control7 at the steering wheel. This can be accessed in two ways:
- Either by pressing buttonO and
proceeding as for Search of
StationsRDS for screenC, the
sub-menu corresponds to the
Audio Preferences.
- Or, provided you are in CD source,
by pressing on buttonL. You can
then access the Audio menu (for
screen C only).

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AUDIO

CD changer source Removing discs Fast forward and rewind with


To remove a CD, give a long press accelerated sound
CD Changer on the corresponding button. Press and keep pressed one of the
This unit (if fitted) is located under Play starts with the first track on the buttons K or N respectively for fast
the front centre armrest and can first CD. forward or rewind with accelerated
receive 6 CDs. sound. Play resumes as normal
when the button is released.
Selecting a CD
Inserting CDs into the magazine Menu
To select a CD, press one of the pre-
select buttons 1 to 6 on the keypad P, This menu is for activation/
- To insert a CD, press the LOAD or scroll through them using J or M deactivation of three options:
button, then the one for the slot in - Playback of the first 7seconds
The CD will start to play (approx.) of each track of the CD.
question. When the indicator lamp automatically.
for the slot flashes, insert the CD. - Repetition of the current CD.
You can also do this by means of
- To insert CDs in all of the slots, press control 3 at the steering wheel. - Random playback of tracks, CD by
the LOAD button for 2 seconds. After each change of source, on CD.
Insert each CD in turn after its slot return to CD changer source, This can be accessed in two ways:
indicator lamp flashes. playback will resume at the same - Either by pressing buttonO and
point where it had been interrupted. proceeding as for Search of
Note: StationsRDS for screenC, the
Selecting a track sub-menu corresponds to the
- Each compartment takes one disc
only. Press button K once to play the next Audio Preferences.
track. - Or if you are in CD changer source
- The CD changer will not operate if
discs are inserted the wrong way up. Press button N once to return to by pressing buttonL. You then
the beginning of the track currently have access to the AUDIO menu
Removing discs being played, press a second time to (for screen C only).
go back to the start of the previous
- To eject a CD, press the EJECT track. Note:
button then the button for the
corresponding slot. Press the buttons successively to If one of these options is active, it
skip several tracks at a time. remains active for CD source.
- To eject all the CDs, press the
EJECT button for 2 seconds. You can also do this by means of
the controls 2 and 3 at the steering
wheel.

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HANDS-FREE TELEPHONE Note: Connecting a twinned telephone


Your audio system may be Bluetooth Refer to the user instructions to Each time you enter the vehicle, after
compatible. It allows you to connect familiarise yourself with the features switching on the audio system, your
a mobile telephone for "hands free" of twinning. telephone is detected automatically.
use and even to use its directory. - The telephone detects the If more than one telephone is
It permits you to twin up to four Bluetooth system on your vehicle. present, the last telephone to have
telephones, to be able then to "C4" displays on your telephone. been connected is the first to be
connect whichever one you choose. You should then select"C4" on your recognised.
The Bluetooth functions available telephone controls. Next you must Note:
and the content of the display are choose whether or not to accept this Disconnections may occur. You may
dependent on the type of mobile twinning then select, on screenC have to make a new connection
telephone, its settings and the type usingJ,M or8, one of the4 (see following page, "Configuration:
of contract you have. For this reason memories. Validate with a press on Connecting a twinned mobile
it is advisable to make enquiries with buttonL or7. telephone").
your telephone provider. Remarks:
Note: - In the event of a problem, it is
Prior to any operation:
- Your display should be lit up (key You can select a memory already recommended to switch your
in positionM). attributed, although the telephone telephone off and then on again.
twinned to this location will no longer - If you switch off your telephone
- Your telephones Bluetooth be. within the field of reception of
system must be activated. the Bluetooth system on your
- Next the telephone asks you to
Twinning a telephone enter an identification code: 1234. vehicle, the next connection will
- Validate. not be automatic. To restore
Twinning a telephone consists automatic connection, you will
of having it recognised by the Note: have to connect your telephone
Bluetooth system on your vehicle. manually (see following page,
This then permits an instantaneous This entry may be demanded earlier
in the twinning sequence. "Configuration: Connecting a
connection. twinned mobile telephone").
Twinning can only be performed The telephone is now twinned - If you are already in telephone
with ignition switched on, display to your Bluetooth system. For communication when the audio
illuminated, engine stopped. No other immediate access to the Bluetooth system is turned on, the latter
telephone should be connected. functions, it may be necessary to detects the telephone.
make a connection (see following
- The twinning must be performed page "Configuration: Connecting a - To avoid interference, you are
with the telephone and its twinned mobile telephone"). advised not to place your mobile
Bluetooth system activated. telephone close to your radio.
Once the twinning is finished, you will
be able to connect your telephone To accept an incoming call
via the "Main menu". Using buttonL or control7 at the
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Main Menu Remarks: Configuration


Press on the Menu controlO - The directory displayed updates This menu allows you to:
to access the Main Menu, then itself automatically. - Deleting a twinning.
select the "Telephone" icon via - If the person to be called does not UsingJ,M or8, select this choice
buttonsJ,M or8 and then validate figure in the directory, the call can then validate viaL or7. Select in the
the selection via buttonL or7. only be made starting from the list the telephone that you no longer
You have access: telephone. wish to have twinned. Validate.
- To the Directory. - If you have information recorded - Consulting the list of twinnings.
- To Configuration. in the Vcard format, you must
select the person you wish to call, The list of telephones twinned is
- To Communication Management. displayed.
then validate. A list of 4 numbers
You access your choices usingJ,M maximum can be displayed with - Connecting a mobile telephone
or8 then you validate them with a the following labels: "Home", that is twinned.
press onL or7. "Office", "Mobile" and "Car". Select the telephone that you wish
This main menu can also be to connect. This access allows you
accessed by pressing buttonE then Calls list to make a connection manually.
buttonL. After selecting this component
Directory and then validating, the calls list Call management
is displayed with a maximum This menu is accessible during your
This menu lets you open: of:10 calls made (arrow pointing calls, permitting you to:
- The telephone Directory of the upward),10 calls received (arrow
telephone that is connected. - Swap a call if there is another call
pointing downward) and10 calls not incoming.
- The Calls List. connected.
It is possible to make a call starting - End a call.
This menu can also be accessed
with a press on control11. from this list: Select the number - Be in Secret mode.
viaJ,M or8, then validate with a Remark:
Telephone directory press onL or7. If you are in telephone conversation,
The starting of a telephone call you have access to this
can be done independently of the "Configuration" menu by means of a
telephone or of the audio system, press onL or7.
thanks to the directory.
The directory is displayed. Select the
number viaJ,M or8, then validate
with a press onL or7.

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Swapping a call Voice recognition Displays


During a telephone conversation, A short press on button12 starts Press the "MODE" button to display
the system is able to tell you of a voice recognition for the telephone. telephone information in the right
second call incoming. To accept it, Voice recognition allows you to hand part of the display.
validate. To change from one call to make a call to a number for which A "Telephone" symbol appears on
the other, select this choice. you have recorded a label on the your display when you connect a
mobile telephone that is twinned mobile telephone.
End a call and connected. A "Battery" symbol appears at the
This choice enables you to end a bottom of the display to indicate
telephone conversation, for example Remark:
the range of the mobile telephone
if there is another call incoming. It is possible to stop the call as long connected.
as the dialling has not commenced,
Secret mode by means of a short press on An "Envelope" symbol appears at
Selecting this choice allows you not button12. the bottom of the display to indicate
to be heard by the other person. To the presence of an unread SMS on
Remarks: the mobile telephone connected.
restore sound to the other person,
select deactivation of Secret mode - While you are on a call, the audio A "Sound track" symbol appears at
in the menu "Call Management". source currently being listened to the bottom of the display to indicate
is paused. the presence of a message on the
Note: mobile telephone connected.
- Some ring tones on your mobile
If you wish to transfer a call from telephone may not be recognised
the audio system to the mobile by the Bluetooth system on your
telephone (for example when vehicle. A different ring tone will be
leaving your vehicle), refer to the chosen by the system.
user instructions for the latter.

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JBL HI-FI SYSTEM


Your vehicle may be equipped with a JBL Hi-Fi system,specially designed to fit in with your cabin interior.
Adjustment in CD or radio mode
The basic functions remain the same as those for the radio.
No extra adjustment is necessary.
However, to profit fully from yourJBL audio system, you are recommended to adjust the audio functions: bass (Bass),
treble (Treb), front/rear balance (Fad), left/right balance (Bal) to positionO, Loudness (Loud) to positionON for listening
to a CD and positionOFF for listening to the radio.

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FREQUENTLY-ASKED QUESTIONS
The table below provides answers to the questions that are asked the most frequently.

QUESTION ANSWER SOLUTION

To achieve an optimum listening quality, the Check that the audio adjustments (Volume,
audio adjustments (Volume, Bass, Treble, Bass, Treble, Ambiance, Loudness) are
Ambiance, Loudness) can be adapted to each adapted to the sources being listened
There is a discrepancy in of the different sound sources, which can to. It is recommended that you should
sound quality between the produce audible shifts when you change the adjust the AUDIO functions (Bass, Treble,
different audio sources source (radio, CD, CD changer etc.). Front-Rear balance, Left-Right balance) to
(radio, CD, CD changer the mid position, select the musical ambiance
etc.). "None", adjust the loudness correction to
the position "Active" in CD mode and to the
position "Inactive" in radio mode.

The CD is the wrong way up, is unplayable, - Check that you have inserted the CD
does not contain audio data or contains an the right way up in the CD player.
audio format that the radio cannot play back. - Check the condition of the CD: the CD cannot
The CD is protected by an anti-pirating be played back if it is too damaged.
protection system unrecognised by the radio. - Check the contents if it is a burnt CD:
refer to the advice given in the chapter
The CD immediately ejects on Audio System.
or does not play back.
- The radios CD player cannot play back
DVDs.
- For reasons of poor quality, some burnt CDs will
not be played back by the audio system.
- The CD changer does not play back
MP3 CDs.

Insert only CDs of good quality and


The CD being used is scratched or of poor quality.
keep them in good condition.
The CD player sound is
downgraded. The radio adjustments (bass, treble,
Return the treble and bass levels to 0,
ambiances) are unsuitable.
without selecting any ambiance.
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QUESTION ANSWER SOLUTION


The pre-set stations do not The waveband selected is not the correct one. Press on the button BAND AST to
work (no sound, 87.5 Mhz is retrieve the wave band (AM, FM1,
displayed, etc.). FM2, FMAST) where the stations
have been memorised.

Traffic Announcements (TA) The particular radio station is not in the Change to a radio station which does
is displayed, but I do not regional traffic information network. broadcast traffic information.
receive any road information.

The vehicle is too distant from the transmitter Activate the RDS function to allow
of the station being listened to, or no the system to check whether a more
transmitter is present in the geographical area powerful transmitter is to be found in
The reception quality of the you are passing through. the geographical area.
radio station being listened
to gradually deteriorates or The environment (hills, high buildings, tunnels, This phenomenon is normal and does
the pre-set stations do not underground car parks, etc.) is blocking not imply anything wrong with the
work (no sound, 87.5 Mhz reception, even in RDS mode. radio.
displayed, etc.).
The aerial is absent or has been damaged (for Have the aerial checked by a
example after going through a car wash or in CITRON dealer.
an underground car park).

The RDS system during this brief sound cut-off Deactivate the RDS function if the
Cutting of sound for 1 or is searching for a better frequency that might phenomenon occurs too frequently
2 seconds in radio mode. offer improved reception of the station. and always on the same journey.

When the engine is switched off, the working You have to start the engine so as to
time for the radio depends on the vehicle increase the battery charge.
When the engine is not battery charge.
running, the radio stops
after a few minutes. The interruption is normal: the radio goes into
economy mode, cutting off in order to save the
vehicles battery.

In order to protect the audio equipment in Switch off the audio system for a few
The message "the audio excessive ambient temperatures, the radio minutes in order to allow the system
goes into an automatic thermic protection to cool down.
system is overheating"
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INDEX

B Battery..................... 142 144 C Coolant temperature


Battery indicator............ 23-117 120
replacement........... 142 144 Cooling system.............119-120
Bluetooth. .............. 174 176 Cruise
Bonnet.................................116 control.......7-10-11-20-110-111
A A.B.S............................... 25-85 Boot................................. 64-77
Access............................. 57-64 Brake fluid.............. 24-119-121
Accessories Brake pads control..............122 D Dashboard........................... 8-9
socket 12 V.........................76 Braking system.............. 85-121 Dashboard lighting................29
Adjusting the headlamps.......66 Bulbs Date............................. 31 37
Adjusting the (replacement)........ 129 135 Deadlocking..................... 57-58
seat belts................... 87 89 Defrosting -
Adjusting the demisting............. 17-43-44-47
seats...........13-49 54-80-82 C Capacities............................151 Diesel engine.......................118
Adjusting the steering Diesel injection
Cargo net...............................77
column.................................56 equipment.................. 122-123
Cargo rings............................77
Adjusting Diesel preheater....................25
Carrier bag hook...................75
the time............ 31 33-35-37 Dimensions.................. 160-161
CD............................... 171-173 Direction
Airbags........................ 90 93 CD changer.........................173
Air distribution............. 17-43-46 indicators............... 8-10-24-67
Central locking................. 57-58 Directional headlamps...........68
Air filter..................... 117 119 Changing a wheel...... 125 128
Air recirculation........... 10-12-17 Distance recorder..................23
Changing bulbs....... 129 135 Driving position......................52
-43-46
Changing fuses....... 136 141
Air vents......................... 8-9-41
Changing remote
Anti-intrusion alarm......... 60-61
Ashtray..................................76 control battery......................59 E Economy mode...................144
Audio adjustments...............166 Chassis no.plate..................162 Electric windows.............. 15-62
Automatic dual zone air Child restraints............ 79 82 Electronic gearbox
conditioning.......... 17-45 47 Child safety............. 63-78 83 (6-speed)............... 100 104
Automatic gear Child seats................... 78 82 Electronic immobiliser key........57
lever....................... 100 108 Cigar lighter....................... 9-76 Embellishers................ 127-149
Automatic Cold weather screen: Emergency braking
gearbox................. 106 109 "snow-guard".....................148 assistance...........................85
Automatic headlamp Colour code.........................162 Engine oil............. 23-29-95-119
180 lighting.................................65 Coolant fluid.............117 120 -120-151

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E Engine oil level indicator.......29 I Ignition...................................20 N Navidrive colour screen.........37


Engines........................ 117-118 Instrument panels.............. 8-23 Night driving.................... 29-30
Engine levels................ 117-118 Interior lamp.................. 71-132
ESP (Electronic stability Interior lighting................. 71-72
programme)........... 8-18-26-86 Isofix (fixings).................. 81-82 P Parking assistance............. 8-101
ESP deactivation...................86 -114-115
Particle filter (Diesel).............26
J Jack........................ 94-126-127 Passenger airbag
F Filling the tank.....................124 deactivation................... 25-92
Fitting loudspeakers............148 Personal security............. 63-64
Fixed centred controls Petrol engine.......................117
steering wheel........... 10 12 K Keys................................ 57-58
Pretensioners........................88
Floor mat...............................73 Priming the fuel system.......123
Foglamps............... 8-16-66-135
Folding seat back............ 53-54 L Lamps left on.........................65
Folding the rear seats...........53 Lane departure
Front seats.................. 49 52 warning system.......... 8-18-96 R Radiator coolant
Fuel.....................................124 Levels and checks......119 121 level........................... 120-121
Fuel consumption...... 157 159 Lifting, towing......................145 Radio....9-32-34-148-163 170
Fuel cut-off switch.................95 Lighting........................ 65 67 Radio pre-equipment...........148
Fuel flap........................... 6-124 Lighting controls.......... 65 67 Rear demisting................ 44-47
Fuel quality..........................124 Loads and towing.... 145 147 Rear seats....................... 53-54
Fuses....................... 136 141 Locating of the vehicle..........59 Rear shelf..............................77
Log of alerts.................... 12-23 Rear view mirror.............. 55-56
Loudspeakers...............114-148 Rear view mirror
G Glovebox...............................73 (demisting)...........................55
Grab handles.........................75 Remote control................ 58-61
Guide-me-home lighting........65 M Main beams................ 24-65-66 Rev counter..................... 18-23
Main menu......12-31-32-34-164 Reverse
Maintenance.............116 123 gear............21-70-99-101-109
H Handbrake......................... 9-24 Maintenance indicator..... 27-28 Roof bars..................... 149-150
Hazard lamps............... 9-67-94 Manual air
Head restraints........... 14-50-53 conditioning.............. 17-43-44
Headlamp wash..............70-119 Manual gearbox.....................99 S Safety
Headlamps...................... 16-24 Mileage counters...................23 recommendations.......... 86-87
Heated seats.........................51 MP3............................. 172-173 -94-95
Hill start assist.....................105 Multifunction Scented air freshener............48
Horn................................... 8-10 display.................... 9-31 40 Screen wash.....................9-119 181

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S Seat belt not-fastened W Warning lamps............. 24 26


detection..............................25 Wash/wipe.................. 16-69-70
Seat belts............... 19-87 89 Wear of brake pads.............122
Sidelamps.............. 16-24-65-66 Weights.................... 152 156
Sill lighting.............................72 Windows.................. 8-15-62-63
Spare wheel............ 125 128
Speed
limiter..... 10-11-20-23-112-113
Spotlamps.............................71
Starter....................... 20-98-102
Steering lock...................... 9-20
Steering wheel
adjustment....................... 8-56
Stoplamps................... 133-134
Storage............................ 53-74
Storage drawer.................. 9-73
Sun visors..............................75

T Third stop lamp...................134


Tools....................................126
Towbar.................................147
Towing......................... 145-146
Towing ring.................. 126-145
Trailer weights......... 151 156
Trip computer.................. 38-40
Tyre deflation detection.........84
Tyre maintenance................128
Tyre pressures........ 84-125-162
Tyre wear...................... 84 -128

V Vehicule identification..........162
Ventilation.................... 41 47
182 Visibility........................ 65 72

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