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punto: Hi, Ive been asked to look at a 2001 fiat punto
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pinto: car cuts..few minutes..stall when i slow down at junctions
i have a 1.2 2002 fiat punto, when i put my car into reverse get the bite and then try to reverse back the car cuts out. it then takes a few minutes for the engine to start again when i do eventually … read more
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Lost power..clutch..it in park,revved engine very little power..noises
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I have a 53 plate punto mk3 1.2 8v I wont start the engine turns over but wont start there is a chattering from one of the relays we can hear the petrol pump working but no fuel is getting through… read more
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idle actuator..driving down..accelerator the rpm still stays
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pinto: Driving home in car our fiat 1.2..reg..wiper motor..electrics
Driving home in car our fiat 1.2 punto car reg 03 50 k miles. Problem the rear wiper motor suddenly operated without being switched on. Got home and all the car electrics went down. Started car with a… read more
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What are the causes of power steering failure in a fiat punto
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Pinto: injection..2 comes up on a scanner (fault code reader) I
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