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00SD0557 Restaurering PDF Print E-mail

Restauration of Citroen SM 1973

Updated 2017-09-03

#1. 2008-2016 Located in Vesteraalen, north in Norway - before shipping south and restoration started. Pale paint but partly restored interior.

#2. From temporary storage in the carport before moving indoor.

#3. Arrived in my garage. Left fender is already off.

#4. Bad news, windscreen has been removed, corrosion in the windowframe is visual. In total six holes to be welded.

#5. Left side being teared down, discovering an ancient accident damaging the rear fender as well as the door.

#6. Electrical motors to be checked - here the windscreen wiper motor has been removed for renovation.

#7. At body shop they discover more hidden secrets underneath layers of paint and...

#8. The cure is to cut and replace metal

#9. Nicely done here...

#10. ...and here

#11. SM straightened up - looking better

#12. Primer

#13. Back together - closing in for paint job.

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#14. FEBRUARY 2017 - fresh paint

#15. MARCH 2017 - rebuilding the nose

#16. APRIL 2017 - rear window installed as well as headline

#17. MAY 2017 - Functional test

#18. JUNE 2017 - Front assembly test assembly

#19. JULY 2017 - new clutch installation

#20. AUGUST 2017 - New windscreen mounted as well as completing the interior

TBC

 

Last Updated on Sunday, 03 September 2017 10:47