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Understanding the Fiat Oil Change Indicator System and Service Indicator Lights
Car symbols, or dashboard lights, are a car service reminder. The Fiat Oil Change Indicator system lets you know when and what service your car needs.
Fiat Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Car Program
If you are in the market for a used Fiat vehicle, you may want to consider cars under their certified pre-owned program. Many manufacturers have a certified pre-owned (CPO) program, and each one...
How to Get Fiat Dealership Certified
Fiat car dealerships offer automotive technician jobs to mechanics who are certified through the MOPAR CAP (Career Automotive Program).
How to Buy a Classic Fiat 124 Sport Spider
The Fiat 124 Sport Spider is a highly desirable compact convertible produced by the Italian carmaker from 1966 to 1982. Its classic design incorporates sporty performance with sleek European looks, to make it as fun to drive as...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Fiat 500
The 2012 Fiat 500 has reentered into the U.S. market after being absent for the past 27 years. The Fiat 500 is sportier than the Mini Cooper, yet a step above the Toyota...

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oil level not showing correctly on the dipstick
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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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WHY IS WHITE SMOKE COMING FROM EXHAUST.??
Keep in mind there are several "classifications" of white smoke. If it is thin and dissipates quickly you should not be majorly concerned. Most white smokes are a sign of coolant being consumed and burned in the engine. This can...
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Steering wheel controls problem - 2012 Fiat GP
Hello. If the steering wheel control buttons are not functioning it may be possible that there is an issue with the steering wheel or the associated wiring. If you have already changed the component that controls the functions, and the...
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Should diesel engine shut off when i block air intake before filter.
Hi there. The air intake on today's modern cars are finely tuned pieces of equipment - especially on a diesel engine. If air flow is blocked or reduced in any way, it can cause the engine to have troubles maintaining...
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Motor home not starting and engine turns over very slowly
Hi there. You have my condolences for the passing of your mother. From the description of your vehicle's starting problem after sitting 9 months, I'm led to believe there is excessive draw, by the starter attempting to turn the engine...
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Campervan E410 not starting
Hello there, many common faults will cause your Fiat E410 to not start. You have done well in replacing the battery and starter as these are the most common failure points. Given that your vehicle has sat for so long...
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Two instrument panel lights are not working - the fuel warning light and the seatbelt warning light.
If a sensor has failed for the seatbelt light, then the light will come on. If the low fuel warning light does not come on, it indicates that either the vehicle was not driven long enough to make the light...
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car is overheating and leaking water and anti freeze
Coolant leaks can occur because of cracked hoses, leaking gaskets, faulty water pumps, or damaged radiators. When the coolant level goes low, the engine will start to overheat due to the low coolant level. I would first recommend giving the...
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Engine blocked when turning it by hand
Hi there. On virtually all modern engines, compression tends to be the major reason why an engine won't rotate by hand. Especially if you've not removed the spark plugs. This is a common mistake, but the best thing to...
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P0045 code and acceleration problems
Hello. This is an issue is caused by a turbo boost control issue. Most of the time, it is caused by either a dirty air filter, a leak in the air intake system or the turbo actuator or the turbo...
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car wont start
Hi there. The starting system needs to be checked to see if it is getting voltage. If there is no power getting to the starter then the clutch switch needs to be checked. If the clutch switch fails then the...
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My air conditioning isn't working
Hi there: If your air conditioning is not blowing cold air, then the issue may be as simple as needing to be recharged with the correct refrigerant. However, it could also be an air compressor or a coolant leak that...
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Transmission or clutch slipping
Hi and thanks for contacting YourMechanic. If you are hearing a slipping sound, then the clutch pressure plate is allowing the clutch disk to slip. There is probably a broken spring on the pressure plate that apply's pressure to the...
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2006 fiat punto - Temp guage
Hi there. The sound you are hearing is a short in the wiring buzzing or a contact issue. Check the wiring to the coolant temperature sensor (CTS). Look for any corrosion and any burnt terminals. If there is corrosion, clean...
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Suppose my car has temperature sensors, and if my car ignition is off, then it will allow me to connect my car to a mobile app
Hello, an app for accessing your car temp sensors (whether engine coolant or ambient air temp), will require access to the cars electronics through the OBD-II port, and a programmable communications device. The OBD-II port, and any temperature sensors on...
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Loss of power. New fuel filters, timing belt, power plugs, and fuel sensors
Hello. Are there any fault codes stored in the engine control system that may shed some light on the problem? Boost leaks from loose hoses or clamps can cause acceleration problems on turbo vehicles as well as a clogged engine...
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Brake Fluid Level Insufficient Warning Sign Error
This may suggest that your brake pads are worn and due to be replaced or that you have a leak somewhere in your brake hydraulic system. The brake reservoir has a sensor inside that detects when the brake fluid reaches...
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There's a smell when I drive my car is it the clutch? My car has 23000 miles.
Hi there: When a clutch is wearing out or gives off a smell, it's usually similar to rotten eggs or burning rubber if it's actual clutch disks. There will be other indicators such as slipping of the clutch once the...
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my car doesn't start it crunks
Hi there: Unfortunately, we need more information from you about what your Fiat is doing when you attempt to start the vehicle in order to give you some good advice. There are multiple issues that could be wrong, but in...

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