2 Books / Manual on Land Rover Series I, II and III

2 Books / Manual on Land Rover Series I, II and III
Mint Condition

Book 1

Land Rover Series III Reborn
256 pages
color photos
Soft cover
27 x 21 cm
1,116 kg

Covers Land Rover Series 3 (4-cylinder petrol) 1971 - 1985

Fitting a galvanised chassis
* Last nut-and-bolt body rebuild
* How to rebuild and install mechanical components
* Replacing the bulkhead, including galvanising
* How to fit interior trim, seats and seat belts
* Tuning the cylinder head for better performance
* Fitting an overdrive and free-wheel hubs
* Fitting later doors and station wagon bodywork
* Using some Santana parts, as used in Spanish-built Land Rovers, to build something unique

Developed from several years of articles in Land Rover Monthly magazine, this manual is the most detailed package of information available for anyone thinking of restoring or rebuilding a Series III Land Rover.


Book 2

Land Rover Series I, II and III - Restoration Manual
287 pages
B&W photos
Hard cover
28 x 21 cm
0,863 kg

Topics include: history, buying, specifications, bodywork, mechanics, interior, electrics and modifications.

Covers all leaf-spring 'civilian' Land Rovers (Series I, II, IIA and III) from 1948 to 1985, not including V8 engines or diesel-specific components.
With the aid of more than 1,000 illustrations and text aimed at the do-it-yourselfer, this book tells you:

* How to renovate bodywork and chassis- including the renewal of major panels, repainting and taking the body from the chassis.
* How to strip out and replace interiors - including fitting rear seats.
* How to give new life to mechanical and electrical components - including engine overhaul and suspension rebuild.
* How to modify your Land Rover for improved performance and economy - including free-wheeling front hubs, overdrive, unleaded engine and better wheels and tyres.
* What to look for when buying a Land Rover and some of the pitfalls to avoid.

Lot details
Type of Object
No. of items
Model/ Title
Land Rover Series I, II and III
As new
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in