Rear lamps (saloon)

Citroën C5 / Citroen C5 Owner's Manual / Practical advice / Changing bulbs / Rear lamps (saloon)

Rear lamp unit

Rear lamp unit

Identify the failed bulb.

Bulbs:

A S top-lamps and sidelamps:
P 21 W / 5 W
B S idelamp: R 5 W
C R eversing lamp: H 21 W
D Foglamp: H 21 W
E Direction indicator: P 21 W

Rear lamp on boot

Rear lamp on boot

1 Open the boot.
2 Using a flat screwdriver, remove the 3 clips which fix the trim in the lamp area.
3 Partially remove the trim F.
4 Disconnect the connector G.
5 Detach the bulb holder H.
6 Replace the bulb.
7 Replace the bulb holder H.
8 Connect the connector G.
9 Replace and fix the trim F with its clips.

In some climatic conditions, mist may appear on the headlamp / indicator lenses.

In some climatic conditions, mist may appear on the headlamp / indicator lenses.
This is normal and will disappear (e.g. after the lamps have been on for a few minutes). If not, contact a CITROËN dealer.

Rear lamp on wing

Rear lamp on wing

1 Remove the lateral boot trim flap A. To do so, pull it towards the inside of the boot, then pull it upwards.

2 Disconnect connector B.

2 Disconnect connector B.
3 Unscrew the 2 fixings C.
4 Remove the lamp from its housing.

5 Detach the bulb holder D.

5 Detach the bulb holder D.
6 Replace the bulb.
7 Replace the bulb holder D.
8 Place the lamp in its housing.
9 Screw in the 2 fixings C.
10 Connect connector B.
11 Refit the trim A.

Note: You can use the spare wheel jack handle to screw or unscrew the fixings C.

Rear lamp unit

Rear lamp unit

Identify the failed bulb.

Bulbs:

A S top-lamp and sidelamp :
P 21 W / 5 W
B S idelamp : R 5 W
C R eversing lamp : H 21 W
D Foglamp : H 21 W
E Direction indicator: P 21 W

Rear lamp on boot

Rear lamp on boot

1 Open the boot.
2 Using a flat screwdriver, remove the 3 clips which fix the trim in the lamp area.
3 Partially remove the trim F.
4 Disconnect the connector G.
5 Detach the bulb holder H.
6 Replace the bulb.
7 Replace the bulb holder H.
8 Connect the connector G.
9 Replace and fix the trim F with its clips.

In some climatic conditions, mist may appear on the headlamp / indicator lenses.

In some climatic conditions, mist may appear on the headlamp / indicator lenses.
This is normal and will disappear (e.g. after the lamps have been on for a few minutes). If not, contact a CITROËN dealer.

    See also:

    Access to the kit
    The kit is mounted in the boot under the fl oor. This repair kit is available from CITROËN dealers. It is designed to repair holes of a maximum diameter of 6 mm, only where the puncture i ...

    Scented air freshener
    The scented air freshener is located to the right of the central air vent. You can stop or adjust the flow of scented air, via control 1. The central air vents should be open. To remove the car ...

    Air intake
    The air circulating in the passenger compartment is fi ltered and originates either from the outside via the grille located at the base of the windscreen or from the inside in air recirculation mo ...