Just how does water get inside a Traction gearbox? In any event the results are not pretty, but they are interesting.
Taking the oil pan off revealed about an inch and a half of solid slimy black sludge.
I thought that I ought to remove the cylinder head after doing a compression test.
Numerous wineries and some lovely back-roads made for an enjoyable day, and this year it was especially so!
I recently bought on eBay a Challenger Motors 1937 Traction 11BL.
The Citroen Autoclub Canada had known about this 1968 DS 21 for years in Toronto, located in the High Park area. It sat in a driveway, uncovered and seemingly neglected.
The weather was sunny and the temperature perfect for our annual drive to Niagara’s wine country.
It’s ironic how Traction Avants that you think you lost track of seem to turn up again. Case in point is this 1939 11BL that one of our members, Nazar Miszcuk, had a friend check out for him 10 years ago in Toronto and advertised for sale on the Citroën …