How To Restore Citroen 2CV

How To Restore A Citroen 2CV

Citroen 2CV

  • YOUR step-by-step illustrated guide to body, trim & mechanical restoration
  • By Lindsay Porter
  • Published January 2005 (UK)
  • ISBN 1-903706-44-0
  • £29.99 UK
No 2CV Owner Should Be Without This Book!
  • THE definitive guide to restoring the Citroen 2CV, Dyane & Van
  • Step-by-step, hands-on, how to do everything from changing a wing (fender) to changing the chassis
  • Over 1500 COLOUR illustrations
  • Covers ALL aspects of restoration: bodywork, interior trim and mechanical components
  • What to look for when buying the project vehicle
  • Specifications, clubs and specialists
  • Over 7.5 million of these cars and vans were built all around the world

Here’s the long-awaited definitive guide to restoring the Citroen 2CV and its close relatives the Dyane and Van (Ami 6 & Mehari owners will also find much useful information). Aimed at the owner, here is a step-by-step, hands-on guide to every aspect of restoration including body, trim and mechanical components. Over 1500 colour illustrations show every stage of the process.

The Author

Lindsay Porter is a top-selling motoring author who has written literally dozens of manuals and restoration guides on classic and modern cars.


Softback. 270 tall x 207mm or 10-5/8 tall x 8-1/8in. 272 pages. Over 1500 colour illustrations.

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Published 16 January 2005 Melanie Carter

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