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DS 3: In the event of a breakdown / Tool kit

DS 3 2016-2023 Owners Manual

Set of tools supplied with the vehicle.

Its content depends on your vehicle's equipment:

Temporary puncture repair kit.

Spare wheel.

Access to the tools

Depending on version, the tool kit is stored in a bag or in a storage box in the boot.

DS 3. Tool kit

On the boot carpet

In the event of a breakdown

DS 3. Tool kit

Under the boot carpet

  • Raise the boot carpet by pulling the strap to access the tools.

With temporary puncture repair kit

DS 3. Tool kit

With spare wheel

DS 3. Tool kit

DS 3. Tool kit These tools are specific to the vehicle and may vary according to the level of equipment.

Do not use them for any other purpose.

DS 3. Tool kit The jack must only be used to change a wheel with a damaged or punctured tyre.

Do not use any jack other than the one supplied with the vehicle.

If the vehicle does not have its original jack, contact a dealer or a qualified workshop to obtain the one that was intended by the manufacturer.

The jack meets European standards, as defined in the Machinery Directive 2006/42/ CE.

The jack does not require any maintenance.

List of tools

DS 3. Tool kit

  1. Chock to immobilise the vehicle (depending on equipment)
  2. Socket for the wheel security bolts (depending on equipment)

    To adapt the wheelbrace to the special ‘security’ bolts.

  3. Removable towing eye

For more information on Towing the vehicle and using the removable towing eye, refer to the corresponding section.

With temporary puncture repair kit

DS 3. Tool kit

  1. 12 V compressor with cartridge of sealant and speed limit sticker

    For temporary repair of a tyre and to adjust the tyre pressure.

For more information about the Temporary puncture repair kit, refer to the corresponding section.

With spare wheel

DS 3. Tool kit

  1. Wheelbrace
  2. For removing the wheel trim and the wheel bolts.
  3. Jack with integrated handle
  4. To raise the vehicle.
  5. Wheel bolt cap removal tool (depending on equipment)
  6. For removing the wheel bolt head finishers on alloy wheels.

For more information on the Spare wheel, refer to the corresponding section.

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    Temporary puncture repair kit

    Scan the QR Code on page 3 to view explanatory videos. Made up of a compressor and a sealant cartridge, it allows you to carry out a temporary repair of the tyre so that you can drive to the nearest garage...

    Other information:

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    DS 3 2016-2023 Owners Manual: Charging the traction battery (Electric)

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    Towing your vehicle

    To access the front screw thread:

    DS 3. Towing your vehicle

    Unclip the cover by pressing at its top lefthand corner. Release the cover.

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