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Service Charging System on Fiat 500e RallyCross

Service Charging System on Fiat 500e RallyCross just a few days before the official presentation of cars for authorization at the Polish Motor Association. Meanwhile on the IPC- Instrument Panel Cluster. Big red turtle icon reports Limited Power Mode. Of course, this requires removal of the HV battery from the car and a detailed inspection […]

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RallyCross

Fiat 500e RallyCross. Preparation of the first racing cars

We are proud to announce that fiatservice.eu has become the official diagnostic support group to manage Fiat 500e for Rallycross Electric Races. Fiat 500e is qualified as a vehicle accepted by the Rallycross eN group – Electric Stock Cars. For stock vehicles, a basic requirement of the FIA (Federation Internationale de l’Automobile) is an internal […]

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fiat 500e knowledge base

Humidity sensor and wet rugs in the Fiat 500e

Humidity sensor and wet rugs in the Fiat 500e. Many people have problems with moisture in the interior of the Fiat 500e. Some have even wet passenger or driver rugs. Sometimes there is a musty smell inside the Fiat 500e. Why is moisture control inside the Fiat 500e so important? The reason is very simple […]

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fiat service

Fiat 500e Remote Service in the United States

Fiat 500e Remote Service in the United States, begins with one of the biggest messes I have ever encountered. Jon sent me a n e-mail with dashboard photos of almost all possible errors appearing simultaneously on his 2013 500e. His main concern however, was repair for “Not Ready,” perhaps the most dreaded error of all. […]

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Chrysler Service

2019 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Repair

2019 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Repair after unprofessional towing. It is not the first time that the owner of an electric vehicle fails. The basic knowledge and rules for dealing with electric or hybrid cars are not yet as well known as the fact that gasoline cannot be poured into diesel. What do you need to […]

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Fiat 500e inspection before or after purchase

Fiat 500e inspection before or after the purchase, we especially recommend to people who have never had contact with electric vehicles before. “before or after the purchase inspection” is primarily a visual check of the condition of the High Voltage installation. A small scratch on the HV battery casing may cause serious problems in the […]

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Fiat 500e battery repair

Fiat 500e battery repair by dead cells replacing. Lithium cells cant be regenerated but in some cases Lithium battery packs can be regenerated by replacing only few bed cells

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fiat service

Can the coronavirus kill a Fiat 500e?

Problem with the over discharging HV battery when Fiat 500e not used.

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fiat service

Fiat 500e Battery LOG

find out how to do a Fiat 500e battery health report and submit it using our analysis form

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fiat service

Convert 500e Radio to European settings

Convert 500e Radio to European settings means changing the frequency hop of the Fiat 500e Radio. Thus excluding support for geostationary satellites over the States called Sirius Instructions:

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fiat 500e knowledge base

Fiat 500e diagnostic tool

Fiat 500e diagnostic tools overview. From basic ELM327 Scanners to profesional service equipment.

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fiat service misc

Level 2 Battery Charger

Level 2 Battery Charger from original Fiat 500e Level 1 charger? Yes it’s very easy to done. Just cut the 110V plug and change it to 16A 240V plug. Use only good quality plug cos overheating is very common problem. Fiat 500e Level 2 Battery Charger problems Most common Fiat 500e Level 2 Charger by […]

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fiat service

fiat 500e dead

I can heal every dead Fiat 500e.
My effectiveness is 100 out of 100.
I don’t only replace entire modules with new ones.
It’s not fixing it’s replacing!

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fiat service

Rear Fog Led in Fiat 500e

Rear Fog Led in Fiat 500e, the Fiat 500e 2013 – 2019 (American Version by FCA) has yellow rear blinkers, thanks to which the rear lighting does not require any other modifications. Not every diagnostician, during the Fiat 500e registration review, pays attention to fog lights Not every diagnostician, during the Fiat 500e registration review, […]

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fiat service

Removing Fiat 500e HV Battery Pack

Removing Fiat 500e HV Battery Pack – photo gallery & video of the process. First step before any EV service of HV instalation: Remove safety plug. Fiat 500e HV Battery removal instructions on one of my old video.

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fiat service

Fiat 500e Maintenance Schedule

Fiat 500e Maintenance Schedule. List of service activities made in the Fiat 500e service manual. Electric Fiat 500e Full Service in Europe. Fiat 500e Maintenance Schedule – List of service activities in the user’s manual, source: Fiat USA. What catches the eye first? The total estimated mileage and age of the car, which is really […]

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Fiat 500e Loss Of Insulation

Fiat 500e Fiat 500e Loss Of Insulation. What is it and what is it for. In every electric car, the High Voltage (HV) installation is fully insulated from the 12V installation. The frame of an electric car is not a mass or a downside High Voltage (HV) installations, as it almost always happens with internal […]

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service Serwis

How to remove the HV fuse in Fiat 500e

How to remove safety plug/fuse in Fiat 500e

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Chrysler Service

2020 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Specs

2020 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Specs and Dimensions

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fiat service

Solving ‘not ready’, no faults codes, Fiat 500e

Last Friday evening got a call from Alexey from drive2.ru forum with Fiat 500e problem that was left for few weeks not used. 2015 Fiat 500e without U69 recall update, with dead 12V battery, not ready and not charging = over-discharged HV Battery. But where is the red turtle. With over discharged HV battery we […]

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Fiat 500e frame dimensions

Fiat 500e frame dimensions. Who is this for? Well, it can not be hidden that the vast majority of electric Fiats went to Poland after a larger or smaller crash. That is why I put the exact dimensions of the American 500e 2013-2019 frame, which may often be necessary for the reconstruction of the Fiat […]

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Chrysler Service FCA group cars

Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid runs the engine on traffic lights

Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid runs the engine on traffic lights. It would not be surprising if it was a hybrid by Toyota. Chrysler Pacifica is a PlugIn hybrid – the only one that makes sense * -Why? Because apart from charging, only when braking or from an internal combustion engine, it has the ability to recharge […]

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VoltPot International EV friendly Business Locator

VoltPot – International EV friendly Business Locator

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fiat service

Service Electric Vehicle System

Service Electric Vehicle System DTC’s on Fiat 500e it’s ‘not a big’ problem. That don’t cause Fiat 500e dead. But most often requires a diagnostic tool connection to perform full body diagnostics and read of all Fiat 500e DTC’s . This is an ideal example of electric car repair that i can do remotely via […]

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Chrysler Service FCA group cars

Chrysler Pacifica PlugIn Hybrid unlocked

Chrysler Pacifica PlugIn Hybrid diagnostics & finally after accident unlocked. Although this is a quite often imported car from the USA, I had contact with this plugin for the first time in my life. As you probably already know the Plugin is the only Hybrids that I accept. All this Hybrids with micro NiMH battery […]

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Fiat 500e DTC’s

Fiat 500e DTC’s – most common Diagnostic Trouble Codes of electric Fiat 500e. Nowadays, these codes or computer diagnostics have become the basis for car repairs. Fiat 500e is 100% electric and electronic car with minimum mechanical parts. check Fiat 500e Maintenance Schedule list to prove 😉 Full list under construction. Don’t be scared we […]

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500e service & EVolutionSBC

I just came back from sunny Portugal, where we worked with the EVolution Service & Battery Center team on a new project. 500e service & EVolutionSBC has teamed up to create something big capacity. Original Fiat 500e Battery price exceeds the wildest expectations. Battery price is bigger than the price of the new car. Equals […]

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Remotely assigning a new car key

Remotely assigning a new car key of Fiat 500e. One of our clients turned out to be quite BIG PROBLEM, the fact that the Fiat 500e keys were lost. Once he ordered new keys from FCA and collect the parcel from California. It tuned out, that it is problematic for the local Fiat dealer to […]

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Lithium Battery bests practices

Lithium Battery bests practices by Peter Wolf. How to prevent Li-Ion battery for loosing SOH and ageing? How to not visit HV Battery service. Sorry for the mistakes, I will work on it I have started my adventure with lithium batteries about 20 years ago, as a RC modeler. Lithium batteries that we used in […]

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fiat 500e knowledge base

Fiat 500e Specs

Fiat 500e Specs – full model specification from 2013 year. Manufactured at the Assembly plant: Toluca, Mexico. Launch date: Second quarter 2013 As a model from 2013,  BODYWORK/CHASSIS System: Front-wheel drive: Single steel body ELECTRIC MOTOR ELECTRIC MOTOR – Type and Description: Durable magnetic electric traction with electric stop latch Power: 111 HP (83 kW) Torque: 200 […]