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= Service Bulletins =
= Service Bulletins =
A list of looseleaf pages detailing all the service changes that Citroen made
* (I have a set of these for the DS and SM; contact me if you want copies [[User:Brucem|Brucem]] 21:07, 10 July 2009 (UTC))
= Owner's Manual =
= Owner's Manual =

Latest revision as of 00:34, 29 October 2020

(Intent here is a table/list of Citroen manual numbers and names)

"All Citroen" (not just SM) manuals by number

The Dutch SM Club has a great set of manuals:

This is the main index to the manuals in a dropbox.

This page is outdated as it points to Tony's original pages. Get the actual files from the above link.

Characteristics, Adjustments, Inspections, Checks, and Testing (581-1)

Manual 581 for SB Series SB (courtesy of the John Titus library)
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/kxd7h9emkh5e8ij/qvyQ_MjjZX (SM folder)
(which is referenced from https://sites.google.com/site/citroenpublicationslist/)

ISBN 000X167602399 for Engiish version

Also available here: https://www.maseratinet.com//pc-15140-790-citroenmaserati-repair-manual.aspx

OCR'd version of manual: http://www.citroen-sm.org/static/EngineRebuild.pdf (Send corrections to me-- Brucem)

Installation and Removal of Parts (581-2)

German version only, for now.
Find in the Group Tech Manuals

This has torque settings.

Repairs (581-3)

German version only, for now.
Find in the Group Tech Manuals

Engine repair guide (excerpted from 581-3)

(Manual 1S courtesy of the John Titus library)
Mirrored here: http://citroen-sm.org/static/engineRebuild/engineRebuildManual.html
Much nicer version as PDF: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/kxd7h9emkh5e8ij/AACrIRyQjwENTLnCzzzMfLu_a/SM%20Engine%20Manual.pdf

Electricity, Climate, Carburetion, Lighting (581-4a)

PDF: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/kxd7h9emkh5e8ij/AAAOebyHgWzXyB-VSi8TK3pFa/581-4.pdf
  • Rebuilding and adjusting the carbs
  • Wiring Diagram
  • Lighting

Excellent manual. I've only seen a scan of a French version; never seen a paper copy or an English version. Brucem 06:24, 5 October 2009 (UTC)

This Google Sheet has a transcribed and translated legend for the wiring diagrams in this manual:


Carrosserie [Body] (581-5)

PDF: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/kxd7h9emkh5e8ij/AACc_gBn48kog38ilBSzBBtBa/581-5-Carrosserie.pdf

SM Parts List (584)

(Not aware of a copy on the internet) Brucem (talk) 04:59, 25 July 2020 (UTC)

Technical Data Manual (589-7)

Linked from here: https://sites.google.com/site/citroenpublicationslist/

SB Series SB, 1971

SM (and DS) notes (595)


SM Parts List (612)


OCR'd version of manual: http://www.citroen-sm.org/static/Cit612.pdf

OCR'd version of IE manual supplement: http://www.citroen-sm.org/static/Cit612_IE.pdf (Please send corrections to me-- Brucem)

Tech data for SM series SB 1972 (614-7)

Manual for SM types SB-SC (2.7L Carb and Injection.) (639)

Available from maseratinet store.

Fuel Injection Technical Manual (639-7)

Mainly specs, not build/rebuild according to a knowledgeable source

OCR'd version of manual: http://www.citroen-sm.org/static/Citroen639-7.pdf (Please send corrections to me -- Brucem)

Parts Manual, part 2 (642)

(Courtesy of the Americo Sammarone Library)

Two volumes:

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/kxd7h9emkh5e8ij/AABLWoERFYs7SbyHxI1jMAnaa/642%20SM%20parts.pdf https://www.dropbox.com/sh/kxd7h9emkh5e8ij/AACrVN4P2IH7dGLteWyIMeJDa/642d.pdf

Separate volumes:



Don't pay for the ones being sold on eBay, which are downloaded versions of this (complete with inverted pages)

What's the difference between 642 and 642d? Brucem (talk) 03:19, 30 October 2015 (EDT)

DS Characteristics Adjustments Etc (814, parts 1 and 2)

Available at the citroenpublications site above, this two-part manual gives the DS procedures. These are often common with the SM for things like suspension and brakes.

Service Bulletins


Owner's Manual

Nice site: http://www.citronpaper.it/SMusomanut/startSMusomanut.htm

Salesman's Guide (US)


A small (5"x7") loose leaf notebook with instructions on how to sell the SM in the United States. How to introduce it to the customer, etc.

PDF of entire notebook: http://www.citroen-sm.org/static/SalesmansGuide.pdf