I'm changing the front spheres on my Xantia (W reg 2.0 HDi) myself for
the first time, but when I loosened the pressure regulator screw, I
didn't notice any noise at all. Surely there should be a hiss or
something when the pressure is released? I turned the screw 1 1/2
turns. Suspension was fully lowered prior to this. Engine wasn't
running when I loosened the screw.
If you have fully lowered the suspension then you will have almost
completely depressurised the system. I wouldn't rely on it being completely
depressurised but quite a few Citroen specialists don't bother doing much
"AFB Mr Tracey."
"Underbirths are og"
Les Barker - Irrational Neutscene
Marky P (bromham_hospital email@example.com) gurgled happily, sounding
much like they were saying :
There y'go, then.
No pressure in the accumulator to BE released. Get it changed - it's
perhaps the single most important - certainly the most safety-critical -
sphere on the car, and a flat acc can cause damage to the pressure
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