Citroen C5 2001 2.0 diesel service and maintenance

Engine oil

Engine oil capacity: 5.3 litres (5.6 quarts)
For regular oil change Citroen C5 2001 2.0 diesel takes approx. 4.8 litres of oil, 5.3 litres is total engine oil capacity.
Oil change interval is 15,000 km or one year, whichever comes first.
Recommended oil type (Oil Viscosity Classification SAE) is 5W-30, 5W-40

Air filter

Replacement interval for the air filter is 30,000 km.
After prolonged driving in particularly dusty conditions, it is advisable to check the condition of the air filter earlier and replace it if the filter is visibly dirty.

Fuel filter

Citroen C5 2.0 diesel fuel filter replacement interval: 45,000 km

Glow plugs

Glow plugs change interval is 90,000 km.

Timing belt

Manufacturers recommended timing belt replacement interval for Citroen C5 2.0 diesel is 120,000 km.
The experience of Citroen C5 owners confirms that timing belt does in fact last for the specified mileage.
Running your car in aggressive environments (e.g. salt, sand, etc.) causes timing belt to degrade faster and reduces its lifespan; under such conditions, the belt may need to be replaced sooner.

Serpentine (drive) belt

Citroen C5 2001 2.0 HDi serpentine or alternator belt replacement interval is 90,000 km.

Engine coolant

Engine coolant (antifreeze) recommended replacement interval for Citroen C5 2.0 diesel is 120,000 km or 6 years, whichever comes first.

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