Citroen C6 Tyre Pressure

Citroen C6 Tyre Pressure

About the Citroen C6

The Citroen C6 comes with several safety features, including airbags.

Citroen C6 recommended tyre pressure can be found on a tyre placard on the side of driver’s door or door jam, on the fuel door or in the owners manual. Tyre inflation will be listed in PSI.

Citroen C6 Tyre Pressure

Citroen C6 Tyre Pressures

The Citroen C6 is a great car for those who want a reliable and efficient vehicle as it’s equipped with a range of features, including a powerful engine, a comfortable interior, and advanced safety systems. One of the most important aspects of owning a C6 is making sure that the tyres are properly inflated. The correct tyre pressure for the Citroen C6 is essential for ensuring the best performance and safety of the vehicle.

Checking regularly all tyres on your Citroen C6, including your spare tyre, once a month or before a long trip is recommended. 

Model / EngineTyre SizeFront tyre pressureRear tyre pressure
Citroen C6 2.2 HDi225 55 R17 97W3535
Citroen C6 2.2 HDi245 45 R18 100W XL3535
Citroen C6 2.7 V6 HDi 205245 45 R18 100W XL3535
Citroen C6 3.0 V6225 55 R17 97W3535
Citroen C6 3.0 V6245 45 R18 100W XL3535

How to Check and Maintain the Tyre Pressure on Your Citroen C6

Tyre pressure is one of the most critical factors affecting your car’s performance and safety. Properly inflated tyres can help you achieve better fuel efficiency, longer tyre life, and improved handling. On the other hand, under-inflated or over inflated tyres can lead to poor fuel economy, uneven tyre wear, and compromised handling, which can increase the risk of accidents.

To check the tyre pressure on your Citroen C6, you will need a tyre pressure gauge, which is a small tool that measures the air pressure inside the tyre. Start by removing the valve cap from the tyre and attaching the gauge to the valve stem. The gauge will show you the current tyre pressure in PSI (pounds per square inch), which you can compare to the recommended tyre pressure listed in your Citroen C6 owner’s manual.

If the tyre pressure is too low, you can add air to the tyre using an air compressor or at a petrol station. If the tyre pressure is too high, you can release some air using the gauge or the valve stem cap.

When checking the tyre pressure, it is important to make sure that all four tyres are inflated to the same level. If one tyre is over-inflated or under-inflated, it can cause uneven wear on the tyres and reduce the life of the tyres. It is also important to check the tyre pressure when the tyres are cold, as the pressure can increase when the tyres are hot from driving.

In addition to checking the tyre pressure regularly, it is also important to check the tread depth of the tyres. The tread depth should be at least 1.6mm across three-quarters of the tread width. If the tread depth is below this level, it is time to replace the tyres.

By following these simple steps, you can ensure that your Citroen C6 is running safely and efficiently. Properly inflated tyres will help to improve fuel economy, reduce wear on the tyres, and improve handling. It is also important to check your C6’s tyre pressure regularly to ensure that your tyres are in good condition and ready for any journey.


This page contains the Citroen C6 optimum air / tyre pressure based on UK vehicle data in PSI (lbs / Pounds per square inch) as well as the less common bar and kPa (kilopascals) values. Always refer to vehicle owner’s manual for recommended tyre pressure settings. Never overinflate or overload a tyre beyond its maximum capabilities listed on sidewall.

All data is shown for informational purposes only. does not warrant or make any representations regarding the accuracy of or the results of the use of this information.

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