Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
CITROËN C3 I Hatchback (FC_, FN_) 1.4 i, CITROËN C3 I Hatchback (FC_, FN_) 1.4 i Bivalent View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front springs / front coil springs on CITROEN C3 1 (FC, FN) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Coil Spring on CITROËN C3 I Hatchback (FC_, FN_) 1.4 i
CITROËN C3 I Hatchback (FC_, FN_) 1.4 i
Tools
Replacement: coil springs – Citroen C3 1. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #16
Combination spanner #17
Combination spanner #22
Drive socket # 16
Drive socket # 17
Drive socket # 19
Drive socket # 22
Drive socket # 30
HEX bit No.H7.
Torx bit T30
Wheel impact socket #17
Shock absorber socket
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Flat chisel
Pin punch
Tap wrench
Hammer
Crow bar
Hydraulic strut spring compressor
Hydraulic transmission jack
Fender cover
Wheel chock
Replacement: coil springs – Citroen C3 1. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Both coil springs of the front suspension should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right coil springs of the front suspension.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: coil springs – Citroen C3 1. Use the following procedure:
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