Glow Plug Relay (pre/post heat relay) location

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Citroen C3 glow plug relay fitted on car
Citroen C3 glow plug relay fitted on car

The post heating relay (pre/post or glow plug relay) is located behind the NS headlight.

You can remove the headlight to access the relay.

If you change the relay, change all the post heaters because a bad relay can damage the plugs and a bad plug can damage the relay.

The post heating is not often used and won't necessarily help with a non starter - understand the high pressure common rail diesel engine.





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Year: 2002 (52)
Engine Size: 1.4 (16v)
Fuel Type: Diesel
Mileage: 100000
Trim Level: Exclusive
Gearbox: Manual 5 speed
DPF: No
LHD or RHD: RHD (UK)
Engine name: DV4 16-valve diesel (90 PS)
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Citroen C3 glow plug relay location 2007
Citroen C3 glow plug relay location 2007
Pre heat relay location on 2006 - 2009 models
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