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par old2cvman
01 avr. 2018, 11:57
Forum : Papoteries deuchistes
Sujet : On the Street were I Live..... A Nightmare for a 2.C.V.
Réponses : 4
Vues : 215

Re: On the Street were I Live..... A Nightmare for a 2.C.V.

Many Thanks ZamZam ,and my European Family of Friends... we all love Citroen 2 C.V.s its our common bond. Luckily my Citroen like myself is Resting and Recuperating.... old Soldiers never Die...
par old2cvman
31 mars 2018, 21:04
Forum : Papoteries deuchistes
Sujet : On the Street were I Live..... A Nightmare for a 2.C.V.
Réponses : 4
Vues : 215

On the Street were I Live..... A Nightmare for a 2.C.V.

I.ve drove a Thousand miles down this road, in that past 66 years, Onto the street were I live.. the continuation is eventually East Millwood Road. Speke. Its now nick named by me Wrecking Road..... its absolute atrocious . I have submitted enough material complaints matter to this Cities Council , ...
par old2cvman
17 mars 2018, 19:58
Forum : Suspension - Freins
Sujet : 2 cv Elle couine, elle grince !!!
Réponses : 16
Vues : 1458

Creaks and Squeaks....are all part of Driving a 2.C.V.

I am amused sitting here, reading ancient posts concerning our beloved vehicles, and the quirks that accompany them.... this one made me laugh... " How much lubrication is needed in the Suspension Cylinders, and how to install it." The construction of these is basically Two huge coil sprin...
par old2cvman
17 mars 2018, 18:50
Forum : Le café deuchiste - Présentation des petits nouveaux !
Sujet : qui suis-je?
Réponses : 19
Vues : 852

Welcome to Papytravaux

Fresh Blood in the Arena..... is always News...... " Did Nero say this in Ancient times " or is this Hollywood Gossip.
par old2cvman
17 mars 2018, 16:36
Forum : Electricité
Sujet : Voyant de charge 2CV
Réponses : 45
Vues : 2375

There is NO CHARGE.... for help on this site...

Hello readers... an earlier member, wrote in connection with Flat Batteries,, problems, my advise is fit an Ampere-meter .,or as I did.... see my attached photo graph, I also have a charging rate meter as well. Citroen standard fitting are just Bulbs that can blow anytime, making YOU un aware of pro...
par old2cvman
13 mars 2018, 08:35
Forum : Restaurations en cours / Photos
Sujet : Le très mauvais temps a arrété ma 2cv
Réponses : 10
Vues : 1456

Re: Le très mauvais temps a arrété ma 2cv

On this site we are all comrades of our interesting variety of 2.C.Vs. I treat this as the Fountain
of Knowledge.... even an old2cvman can learn NEW TRICKS.
par old2cvman
10 mars 2018, 21:32
Forum : Anecdotes
Sujet : La deuche cachée de René
Réponses : 25
Vues : 2272

Re: La deuche cachée de René

I am sitting here, admiring Rene.s Restored 2.C.V.which is Glorious... and my mind ponders several questions.... Do fellow site members lavish Vasts amount of Cash, on these vehicles as a Hobby.. ???? Or do they use these vehicles as every day transport modes. I have run and owned Citroen 2 .C.V. ve...
par old2cvman
07 mars 2018, 18:49
Forum : Restaurations en cours / Photos
Sujet : Le très mauvais temps a arrété ma 2cv
Réponses : 10
Vues : 1456

Old2cvman responding to Zamzam ,s question.

Hello ZamZam..... The Spider was Freezing, so I gave it a burst of Plus Gas.... that sure got him going in a Hurry.... I asked his name..... it was Incy Wincy.. :D
par old2cvman
06 mars 2018, 21:05
Forum : Anecdotes
Sujet : This is what Road Traffic Speed Bumps can do to a 2 C.V.
Réponses : 8
Vues : 1272

The Road to Destruction of our beloved 2.C.V. and of ME....????

I have often Rode down this Street before,but now its Night Mare Alley....main route to Wrecking Avenue, first on the Left. The other mans Grass is always Greener, but only in his Back Garden, the Road verges are becoming extinct in Spekes District very rapidly, and a Golfers paradise of a Hole in O...
par old2cvman
06 mars 2018, 20:28
Forum : Restaurations en cours / Photos
Sujet : Le très mauvais temps a arrété ma 2cv
Réponses : 10
Vues : 1456

Re: Le très mauvais temps a arrété ma 2cv

Its difficult to raise a Laugh on this site.... doesn't any body have a sense of Humor , or is it me being a Foreigner, on a French site.???? There are other things in life... besides Citroen 2.C.V. This is ME writing.... see pictures of diversity of interests...... :laughing: :volant: :scoot: :ench...
par old2cvman
05 mars 2018, 21:21
Forum : Restaurations en cours / Photos
Sujet : Le très mauvais temps a arrété ma 2cv
Réponses : 10
Vues : 1456

Le très mauvais temps a arrété ma 2cv

Old2cvman stopping by'e.... we in England are suffering some real Cold weather ....even 2.C.V. cars cars suffer this chaos... this one refused to START...

Enjoy the attachment while sipping your Coffee... readers.
par old2cvman
27 févr. 2018, 13:57
Forum : Anecdotes
Sujet : It only took a moment, This could happen to YOU.
Réponses : 9
Vues : 1036

Re: It only took a moment, This could happen to YOU.

My vehicles are always modified, improvisation gives them the Kiss of Long Life... this is 52 years young...any one with loads of Money can purchase new panels and parts, but my approach is re manufacture your self every thing you need, this way experience teaches you knowledge and skills, I have ju...
par old2cvman
21 févr. 2018, 20:29
Forum : Suspension - Freins
Sujet : Your never to old to learn..... My Motto.
Réponses : 9
Vues : 1165

Re: Your never to old to learn..... My Motto.

I am inquisitively surprised that no site member, replied to this question I posted, hasn't any one under taken this Tug of War operation, as my post describes.
par old2cvman
17 févr. 2018, 21:13
Forum : Papoteries deuchistes
Sujet : Motor Cycles.... What Bikes did YOU ride... by Old2cvman
Réponses : 1
Vues : 229

Motor Cycles.... What Bikes did YOU ride... by Old2cvman

Thanks to the Sites Admin Crew, for allowing this subject matter to be posted... its right up my territory .. as a Young man owned quite a few motor Bikes.. I bought my First Motor Cycle in 1947, always bought new machines too, a B.S.A. B.33. Red & Chrome petrol Tank 500 C.C. from a big dealersh...
par old2cvman
09 févr. 2018, 21:27
Forum : Anecdotes
Sujet : This is what Road Traffic Speed Bumps can do to a 2 C.V.
Réponses : 8
Vues : 1272

Re: This is what Road Traffic Speed Bumps can do to a 2 C.V.

Okay readers here is were I am up too. I sent a comprehensive dossier to my City Council offices, regarding my escapade of the Speed Bumps and Road Crater that ripped into my Citroen Chariot, tearing the suspension cylinder apart and causing several other fiasco repairs under my vehicle,thats ancien...
par old2cvman
08 févr. 2018, 21:02
Forum : Suspension - Freins
Sujet : Your never to old to learn..... My Motto.
Réponses : 9
Vues : 1165

Your never to old to learn..... My Motto.

Hello all readers: I have Run, Built.and modified 2 .C.V. vehicles for 63 years,but I still occasionally search the Tree of Knowledge. My question is.... what do you use to pull the suspension rods out in situ under the vehicle, when its jacked up, even after unscrewing the tie rods from the axle, i...
par old2cvman
07 févr. 2018, 22:12
Forum : Le café deuchiste - Présentation des petits nouveaux !
Sujet : nouveau membre
Réponses : 19
Vues : 866

Re: nouveau membre

Good to have you on-board this site.... I sympathise with you Alain... this site is a Whirl Wind of Ducking and Diving to negotiate .... I never know were my stuff is going... but it keeps my Brain Active writing my Stories and exploits......Your Dyanne looks Good too... I bought my daughter Sasha o...
par old2cvman
07 févr. 2018, 21:23
Forum : Restaurations en cours / Photos
Sujet : Rénovation de la 6 Spéciale 82 de webvince
Réponses : 22
Vues : 1322

Re: Rénovation de la 6 Spéciale 82 de webvince

I am responding to Marcus06... re electronic Ignition business... I fitted a Sparkrite 2000, points assisted electronic unit, to my 2.C.V. way back in the 1977 period, they were very reasonably priced then under £ 5.00.... its still on my dashboard 41 years later, I also fitted a secondary unit made...
par old2cvman
06 févr. 2018, 17:44
Forum : Anecdotes
Sujet : It only took a moment, This could happen to YOU.
Réponses : 9
Vues : 1036

A Boot Lid Box.... for quick shopping spree.

Thank You ..member Vinss789..... for your encouraging lovely comment, all my postings, are aimed as enjoyable experiences, that I have encountered in 60 years of CV..ing , sharing with other lovers of Citroen 2 C.V. vehicles , is what all my Stories are all about.... no other motive ..... I am glad ...
par old2cvman
03 févr. 2018, 21:07
Forum : Collections deuchistes
Sujet : Une collection 2CV Citroën au 1/24 en test
Réponses : 9
Vues : 726

Old 2.CV. Mans, Citroen Collection.... and I have all the models Boxes

I hope this nostalgic story is off interest..... I collected this 225 models over a 40 years spanning period..... all PRISTINE AS NEW.. I still have all the Boxes too. never been played with by Children.. only admired.. my Fire Grate and Brick surround I made from salvage scrap materials in the earl...
par old2cvman
03 févr. 2018, 20:48
Forum : Restaurations en cours / Photos
Sujet : Restaurations de la 2CV6 de Vio68
Réponses : 28
Vues : 1950

Re: Restaurations de la 2CV6 de Vio68

Oh Yes, your picture displays a nice new looking flat metal construction bottom plate of your chassis, were you have cleaned it.... removing all this protective coating .... is INVITING RUST to FORM.. Years ago all new vehicles were under sealed, mostly at the purchasers cost.... when I was in the T...
par old2cvman
02 févr. 2018, 22:20
Forum : Anecdotes
Sujet : A view from the Driving Seat
Réponses : 5
Vues : 774

A view from the Driving Seat

This is my customised Dash Board. Old2cvman..
par old2cvman
02 févr. 2018, 22:05
Forum : Anecdotes
Sujet : This is what Road Traffic Speed Bumps can do to a 2 C.V.
Réponses : 8
Vues : 1272

This is what Road Traffic Speed Bumps can do to a 2 C.V.

Hello readers of my daily exploits... A Fine dry Day here in Liverpool... but wrapped up to keep warm under my Car once again... a follow up to my suspension problems last few days ago.. My Right Hand Rear Axle arm, had a split in its construction forward of the Suspension Tie Rod Eye connecting are...
par old2cvman
01 févr. 2018, 21:17
Forum : Anecdotes
Sujet : It only took a moment, This could happen to YOU.
Réponses : 9
Vues : 1036

It only took a moment, This could happen to YOU.

Old2cvman... stopping by'e with another Historic memory...... I built this Red Devil, in the early 1980s... from a scrapper I bought cheap.....another vehicle to my abundance fleet, of 2 C.V. variants that a used at weekend events, I ran this for approx five years.... before she sadly died. in a qui...
par old2cvman
31 janv. 2018, 21:42
Forum : Suspension - Freins
Sujet : An english man in 2cv-Legend !
Réponses : 20
Vues : 1103

Re: An english man in 2cv-Legend !

Hello all readers.... Old2cvman... is back again... I am bewildered at the response, that my original Story generated..... Hence my photographic catalogue of events... which I felt would illustrate my predicament and how I rectified my sustained underside vehicular damage. Some one thinks I dreamed ...

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