Where is the cabin filter located on Citroen C4 Spacetourer?

The cabin filter of your Citroen C4 Spacetourer is one of the parts that it is necessary maintain frequently in your car. So to be able to check it on your own, it is useful to know its location, this will save you an appointment with the mechanic.

On this tutorial we will start by explaining to you why it is necessary to maintain the cabin filter on Citroen C4 Spacetourer but also how frequently. Then we will refer you to choose the cabin filter for your Citroen C4 Spacetourer. And finally we will tell you where locate cabin filter and we will give some advice if you want it replace .

Why maintain the cabin filter on Citroen C4 Spacetourer?

What is the cabin filter for on Citroen C4 Spacetourer?

Also called pollen filter ou air conditioning filter, he is destined to purify the air going through your car. In fact, it is made waterproof so as to prevent any penetration of water and external elements which could harm the passenger compartment of your Citroen C4 Spacetourer. This is why there is a ventilation mechanism intended bring air into the car. However since it is a confined space it is very important to purify the air before it enters. Otherwise you are going to havecontaminted air and loaded with pollen and particles inside your car.

Note: it is necessary to distinguish the cabin filter which will provide clean air to the driver with the air filter which provides purified air to the engine.

Summarize the function of the pollen filter is to filter the outside air, so as to provide through the ventilation mechanism clean air inside your car. So, even if the cabin filter does not improve the performance of your car, it is still recommended to maintain it frequently. so that you do not breathe polluted air.

How to maintain the cabin filter on Citroen C4 Spacetourer?

To properly maintain the cabin filter, it is normally advisable to replace it every 15 to 20 kilometers is around once a year. However when you drive in urban areas, it is rather useful to replace it, or at least to check it every 10 000 kilometers. On the other hand in case you are in rural area you can replace your cabin filter every the two years that should be enough.

These are recommendations for the regular maintenance of your Citroen C4 Spacetourer, however when you see the signs below it is recommended to replace it fairly quickly:

  • odors important leaks from the ventilation
  • Difficulty demit the windows
  • Drop of air conditioning ventilation
  • Difficulty for chauffer inside the car

This could be a sign that the cabin filter in your Citroen C4 Spacetourer is too damaged and that it would be important to replace it before this damages your ventilation mechanism.

Which cabin filter to choose for Citroen C4 Spacetourer?

You should know that there is 3 types of cabin filter. However, even if a certain type is originally fitted to your Citroen C4 Spacetourer, do not hesitate to replace it with another, depending on your needs. The difference is not in the form but in the level of specificity. So don’t hesitate to adapt the type of filter according to your expectations.

You will find the standard pollen filter, this will help to purify the air of pollen and surrounding particles. It is advisable to use it if you drive in rural areas. Then there is the activated carbon filter which will also filter pollen, polluting particles and surrounding odors. This is especially recommended when driving in urban areas. At last the polyphenol filter proves to be the most effective, add to the filtration of pollen and pollution it will also filter allergens. So if you are someone sensitive to allergies, we particularly recommend investing in this type of filter for your Citroen C4 Spacetourer.

Where is the cabin filter located on Citroen C4 Spacetourer?

Locate the cabin filter on Citroen C4 Spacetourer

The cabin filter can be located in different places depending on the year of your Citroen C4 Spacetourer. So you can find the cabin filter under the hood of your car in a compartment devote to that and adjacent to the wipers. Otherwise it is also possible to find the filter below the glove box. If this is your case, it will be necessary to remove several screws in order to remove the compartment. Finally, another possibility is to find the filter under the dashboard. In any case, it must be fixed to the ventilation mechanism of your Citroen C4 Spacetourer.

For more details we advise you to consult the maintenance booklet for your Citroen C4 Spacetourer.

Change the cabin filter on Citroen C4 Spacetourer

If you want to replace the filter of your Citroen C4 Spacetourer, you will need to equip yourself with a new filter that you will find between 10 and 20 € on the internet, and a cleaning spray. Regarding the filter formats, do not hesitate to consult the maintenance booklet for your Citroen C4 Spacetourer. After that to replace it it may be necessary to remove components depending on the location of the filter but if it is easily accessible it will be really easy. It will be enough for you to remove the damaged filterAfter spray with the cleaning spray inside the base as well as on the new filter. And finally you will have to reattach the new filter in the same sense as the old one.

Be aware that it can be replaced in the revision package annual of your car. For more information on the revision rate do not hesitate to consult the article below: price of an overhaul on Citroen C4 Spacetourer.

Otherwise if you only want to replace this part at a garage, the labor will cost around twenty euros and it will be necessary to add the price of the filter you select. So you will have for approximately between 30 and 50 €.

In conclusion: even if the cabin filter is not used to improve the operation of your car, we advise you to maintain it and check it frequently so as to keep your health .

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