(Requires paid member status to access.)

Just to be helpful here, 2CV’s are started when cold by pulling the choke and NOT depressing the gas pedal.  When hot, don’t touch the choke, push the gas pedal all way to the floor.   See the results of doing it the wrong way in these 2 video clips that are definitely staged by the folks at Pedaltube.com for their (ahem) obvious eye candy appeal:

How not to start a 2CV (vid 1)

How not to start a 2CV (vid 2)

But hey, you’ve got to give the girls credit for being able to at least open the hood!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Access further archives on our Archive Documents page.



A community of Citroën enthusiasts with a passion for Citroën automobiles.

Citroënvie © Copyright 2023. All rights reserved.