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DS 3: Spare wheel / Fitting a wheel

DS 3 2016-2024 Owners Manual

DS 3. Fitting a wheel Fitting a steel or "space-saver" type spare wheel

DS 3. Fitting a wheel

If the vehicle is fitted with alloy wheels, the washers A do not make contact with the steel or "space-saver" type spare wheel. The wheel is held in place by the conical contact surface B of each bolt.

DS 3. Fitting a wheel

  • Fit the wheel on the hub.
  • Screw in the bolts by hand as far as possible.
  • Pre-tighten the security bolt using the wheelbrace 5 equipped with a security socket 2.
  • Pre-tighten the other bolts using the wheelbrace 5 only.

DS 3. Fitting a wheel

  • Lower the vehicle again fully.
  • Fold jack 6 and remove it.

DS 3. Fitting a wheel

  • Tighten the security bolt using the wheelbrace 5 equipped with a security socket 2.
  • Tighten the other bolts using the wheelbrace 5 only.
  • Refit the bolt covers to each of the bolts (depending on equipment).
  • Store the tools.

After changing a wheel

DS 3. Fitting a wheel With a "space-saver" type spare wheel

DS 3. Fitting a wheel

Deactivate certain driving aid functions (Active Safety Brake, Adaptive Cruise Control, etc.).

Do not exceed the maximum authorised speed of 50 mph (80 km/h).

Driving with more than one "space-saver" type spare wheel is prohibited.

DS 3. Fitting a wheel Go to a dealer or a qualified workshop. Have the tightening of the spare wheel's bolts and its tyre pressure checked.

Have the punctured tyre examined. After inspection, the technician will advise you on whether the tyre can be repaired or if it must be replaced.

    Removing a wheel

    Parking the vehicle Immobilise the vehicle where it does not obstruct traffic: the ground must be level, stable and non-slippery. With a manual gearbox, engage first gear to lock the wheels, apply the parking brake, unless it is set to automatic mode, and switch off the ignition...

    Changing a bulb

    In some weather conditions (e.g. low temperature or humidity), the presence of misting on the internal surface of the glass of the headlamps and rear lamps is normal; it disappears after the lamps have been on for a few minutes...

    Other information:

    DS 3 2016-2024 Owners Manual: Frequently asked questions


    The following information groups together the answers to the most frequently asked questions concerning the system. Navigation I cannot enter the navigation address. The address is not recognised. Use the "intuitive method" by pressing the "Search…" button at the bottom of the "Navigation” page...

    DS 3 2016-2024 Owners Manual: Power indicator (Electric)


    CHARGE Traction battery charging during deceleration and braking. ECO Moderate energy consumption and optimised driving range. POWER Energy consumption by the drive train during acceleration. NEUTRAL On switching on the ignition, your vehicle’s electric drive train neither consumes nor generates energy: after sweeping over the indicator, the cursor returns to its "neutral" position...

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    Instruments and controls

    These illustrations and descriptions are provided for information only, as the locations of certain elements may vary depending on the version or trim level.

    DS 3. Instruments and controls

    Front courtesy/map reading lamps Emergency and assistance call buttons Warning lamp display for seat belts and front passenger airbag Interior rear view mirror Head-up display Digital instrument panel Fusebox Bonnet release Front passenger airbag Glove box

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