Rear lamps

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Third stoplamp

Third stoplamp

The third stoplamp uses diodes which cannot be replaced.

In case of malfunction, contact a CITROËN dealer.

Number plate

Number plate

1 Using a flat screwdriver, detach the transparent cover by levering it into the notch provided.
2 Lift up and pull the transparent cover.
3 Using a small flat screwdriver, remove the faulty bulb.
4 Fit the new bulb by firstly placing the angled base on the axis of the clips, then press the bulb in to insert.
5 Refit the transparent cover by inserting it from the edge opposite the notch, then press on the edge of the transparent cover.

Bulb: W 5W

Bulb: W 5W

After each operation, check that the lamps work.

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