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My fiat stilo is 2002 the back i normal high i think but front is low why?
After looking at the two different pictures, I would think the front looks like it is at normal height and the back is too high. The rear struts may be stuck in the up position or something in the rear...
Inaccurate warnings from the computer
I don't know what the mileage is on your car, but it may still be under warranty. First thing I would do is call the dealer and find out. I wouldn't recommend trying to figure this out yourself because this...
hi! got new half-shafts aka drivetrain in the start of this year and now im getting vibrations when accelerating in second gear
Yes, start by checking for play in the shaft joints and check the motors mounts. If only one side is bad use chassis ears to isolate which side is causing the problem. If the half shafts were "bad" (as in...
Concerned about cam belt tensioner apparently being installed the wrong way around
Hello. If there was any damage that was going to be done it would have been that way then you dropped it back off. Besides some noise the vehicle would have been running very poorly. If the engine was running...
Why is there white smoke all around my car when i turn on the engine?
The engine may have a blown a leaking head gasket or coolant is getting in the engine cylinder somehow. The white smoke is from coolant being burned in the engine and coming out the exhaust. You should have the vehicle...
Starter not kicking in
Hi there. When a starter does not engage there can be a few different issues. Firstly, your starter may not be receiving a signal to engage when your key is turned forward due to a faulty ignition switch. Secondly your...
hi i have a fiat sienna that has no pulse on the injectors from the ground in the ECU. the car has spark on the plugs and the pump
Hi there. No injector pulse, more than likely, is a faulty ECM. There are steps you can take to confirm the problem. Accessing the ECM (electronic control module) for codes may help direct you towards the area of fault. Having...
Hi, how can I dismantling the oil sump? do you have a picture or service manual of this car? Thanks!
Unfortunately, I will not be able to post a picture of this repair. The service manual recommends pulling the engine to perform the repair. YourMechanic does not do this kind of service on your vehicle. I suggest purchasing a service...
P0111 engine code
On most Fiats, there is a mass air flow sensor at the air box, and if you look at the air box, it may have a separate hose coming off of it going into the air intake system and in...
Steering vibrations at speeds over 120 kmph in Fiat Punto Evo
Sure. Either the wheel is out of balance or the tires are just bad tires and they can't be balanced correctly or you've got a front alignment problem. If it's quite new, take it to the dealer to deal with...
Emblem on steering wheel comes off, exposing airbag
Hey there. I would recommend not trying to reconnect the emblem and wait until you get to the dealer to have them fix to replace it. Keep emblem in your glove box. The air bag should not be affected at...
When replacing the brake switch, why would the 3rd brake light work and not all 3?
It is possible that both of the brake light bulbs are out. It is also possible that the other two brake lights are on a separate fuse from the third brake light which could cause the third brake light to...
Slight jerk when changing gears, especially when starting from a complete rest.
This may be a sign of a failing mass air flow sensor or a throttle position sensor. The mass air flow sensor is a unit in the intake system that monitors air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior...
Hard to shift 3rd and 5th gears
Hi, thanks for your question. If you are having issues with only shifting these two gears, then it is most likely due to bad blocking rings and synchronizers. You can try and have the fluid changed and inspected for metal...
Opinion about Alfa Romeo 146
Fun to drive, not to fix. I'm assuming you are in Europe because they don't have those things here in the United States. In Europe, it is easy to get parts for them. But here in the United States, Fiat's...
Hydraulic clutch
The clutch system has multiple parts: flywheel clutch disc pressure plate release bearing hydraulic master cylinder slave cylinder All the forward gears in your transmission have blocking rings to prevent gear engagement unless the clutch is...
Cylinder 1 misfire. Leads plugs and coils all changed. Is it the ECU or are there other possibilities?
Hello, thanks for writing in. If you have a misfire on that cylinder with a new plug and coil then you either have an injector issue or an internal engine problem. Most of the time the problem is internal due...
My fiat punto cylinder 1 is not firing. I have replaced plugs leads and coil packs
Hello. If your cylinder one is not firing then I would test to make sure that the coil is getting power and go from there. If it isn't then it may be possible that the computer is bad, as that...
Oil light comes on when idle
I would recommend checking the oil level. Sometimes when an engine is just slightly low, the oil light may come on at idle simply due to the lack of oil pressure when the motor is not working as hard. Be...
Where is the mass air flow sensor located on a fiat 2013 500. 1.4 engine?
The mass air flow sensor is located just near the intake or throttle body and connected to the air filter. It should have a wire connector plugged into it that comes from the ECU.

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