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

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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

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All the parts you need to replace – Springs for C3 I Hatchback (FC_, FN_) and other CITROËN models
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Coil Spring
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CITROËN C3 I Hatchback (FC_, FN_) 1.4 i Bivalent
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 need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Copper grease
Drive socket # 21
Wheel impact socket #17
Torque wrench
Flat chisel
Hammer
Crow bar
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
Replacement: coil springs – Citroen C3 1. Tip from AUTODOC:
  • Both coil springs of the rear suspension should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right coil springs of the rear suspension.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Citroen C3 1 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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