We all have concerns with our motor vehicle sooner or later, regardless it’s because you run out of gas, have a fuse problem, or your car doesn’t want to start, all these malfunctions are likely to bother us and we are in most cases incapable to correct them. That’s why all of us tries its best to help you in front of these trouble, and in this article we will make sure to demonstrate you how to manually close your Citroen C3? In reality, if you have no more electric power, you will not have the ability to use the central locking of your car any longer. We will first explain how to manually close the sunroof of your Citroen C3, and secondly, how to manually close the doors of your Citroen C3.


How to manually close the sunroof of a Citroen C3 ?

So we will start our content with the solution to allow you to close manually your Citroen C3 and more exactly the sunroof or the panoramic roof of this one. Regardless whether your battery is empty, or you have removed the battery, you will not have access to the power controls of the sunroof of your Citroen C3, and as a result no longer have the possibility to close it. Unfortunately, you don’t have many solutions to allow you to close them. In reality, to manually close the sunroof of a Citroen C3 , there is only one method which consists in using the manual command to close it. It is not apparent without removing a plastic cover which is located in front of the sunroof. To discover the exact position of this screw consult your car’s instructions. It will then be appropriate to screw it on until the roof is entirely closed.

How to manually close the doors of a Citroen C3 ?

And now, we will surely move on to the part that interests you most, how to manually close a Citroen C3 , but this time we will concentrate on the doors of this one. In reality, your car may have run out of battery in front of your house, you been able to open the doors and try to start it, but whilst waiting to find a resolution you want to be certain that nobody else will be able to get into it. Unfortunately, it’s pretty much the same issue as the sunroof on your Citroen C3. In reality, without power, it will be undoable to activate the door central lock. In some years, you will have a press button on the window frame that you can press manually to close your Citroen C3 manually, but this is becoming less and less common. So we will give you as before the only two solutions to allow you to close your car with no power:

  • Purchase a new battery and install it to close the doors of your Citroen C3, or get one in good condition. However, you will need access to the bonnet to do this
  • Link up your Citroen C3 to a running car to transfer energy and recharge your vehicle’s battery. This will at least give you enough power to close the doors of your car. If you have any doubts about your battery’s ability to keep the charge. Make sure to close the doors of your car while it is still connected to the other motor vehicle. Once you have achieved this, you can disconnect your battery and close the bonnet


To get more tips on the Citroen C3, take a look at the Citroen C3 category.