Rear seats

Citroën C5 / Citroen C5 Owner's Manual / Comfort / Rear seats

Rear head restraints

Rear head restraints

The rear head restraints have two positions:

A stowed position for when the seat is not occupied.

A deployed position for safety of passengers, locking into place including for a forwardfacing child seat.

To lower them, press on the unlocking control A.

To lower them, press on the unlocking control A.

To remove them, pull upwards as far as possible and press on the unlocking control A.

Flap for transport of long objects

Flap for transport of long objects

A flap in the backrest, located to the rear of the armrest, facilitates the carrying of long objects.

Ensure that the objects are well secured and that they do not impede the operation of the gear lever.

For your safety, do not drive with the head restraints removed; these must be in place, correctly adjusted.

Folding benchseat

Folding benchseat

The benchseat can either be totally or partially folded (1/3-2/3).

To fold the rear left or right hand seat, always start with the seat cushion, never the backrest (risk of damage):

Move the front seat(s) forward if necessary.

Place the head restraints in their lowest position or remove them if necessary.

Check that the seat belt is correctly positioned by the side of the backrest.

Ensure that you fasten the side seat belts into their buckles (the central seat belt should not be fastened).

Lift up the front of seat cushion 1.

Move seat cushion 1 against the front seat(s).

Pull control 3 forwards to unlock the backrest 2.

Move the backrest 2.

Pinch the seat cushion fixings to remove them from their fasteners.

When repositioning:

Fold the backrest 2 back up and lock it into place (the red light on button 3 should go out).

Fold up the seat cushion 1.

Replace the head restraints if you had removed them.

Ensure that the front and rear backrests are correctly locked in place.

The red light on button 3 should no longer be visible - if not, push the seat

The red light on button 3 should no longer be visible - if not, push the seat all the way back.

Be careful not to trap the seat belt and to correctly buckle each belt, before each operation of moving the backrest. This operation allows you to fold the backrests back up with their seat belts and buckles ready for use by rear passengers.

    See also:

    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). 6. Loudspeaker (Tweeter) (left and ...

    Locking the vehicle with exterior protection alarm only
    Deactivation of the interior volumetric protection Switch off the ignition. Within ten seconds, press button A until the indicator lamp is lit continuously. Get out of the vehicle. Lock o ...

    Programmable heating
    With the engine off, programmable heating preheats the coolant circuit in order to optimise the engine operating temperature prior to starting. The programmable heating system can be started imme ...