Not charging Fiat 500e and his most common problems with high voltage battery. Our FAQ and solutions for not charging HV battery of Fiat 500e:
The first reason may seem ridiculous. But has already beaten not only one specialist 😉
You have active charge schedule. Fiat 500e charge schedule is very useful if you have a night rate for kWh.
- Connect charger
- Press Enter on Instrument Panel Cluster for “charge now”
- After Key ON disable charge schedule in IPC Menu.
If Car is fresh pick up from port:
- Requires unlocking after a collision
- Over discharged HV Battery
Flashing right turn light after turning the ignition means a blocked car after a collision. requires checking and unlocking after an accident.
If Car stay unattended for >= 3 weeks
The manufacturer of the Fiat 500e recommends that even in the case of a 2-week vacation, leave the car with the Level I or Level II charger connected.
I don’t like this solution. In my idea better is to remove the HV Fuse if you need to live the car unattended for more then a week.
Check charging cable or just call us as fast as possible.
Not charging Fiat 500e – as you can see the reason can be ridiculous or very serious. And in this serious case time is of the essence! Don’t let Your Fiat 500e die
HV Battery FUSE
Charging Cable Not charging Fiat 500e
Never use adapters, thin extension cords or other inventions to charge an electric car.
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