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(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This page is outdated as it points to Tony's original pages.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) (SM folder)
(which is referenced from

ISBN 000X167602399 for Engiish version

Also available here:

Engine repair guide (excerpted from 581-3)

(Manual 1S courtesy of the John Titus library)
Mirrored here:
Much nicer version as PDF:

OCR'd version of manual: (Send corrections to me-- Brucem)

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

  • 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)


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:

SB Series SB, 1971

SM (and DS) notes (595)


SM Parts List (612)


OCR'd version of manual:

OCR'd version of IE manual supplement: (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: (Please send corrections to me -- Brucem)

Parts Manual, part 2 (642)

(Courtesy of the Americo Sammarone Library)

Two volumes:

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)

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 Brucem 21:07, 10 July 2009 (UTC))

Owner's Manual

Nice site:

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: