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DRSIK
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1. Either buy a new linkage from fleabay or dismantle your one from your gearstick - either way you will need to dismantle your gearstick at some time. (see other guides to learn how to do this) Note DO NOT cut off the head of the gear stick put it in a vise and pull it off You will also need...
fiat1998
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I noticed that my speaker wasn't working one day so I took it out to see what was wrong with it and the connections at the back came out do I plugged them back in the proper way but the sound wasn't great so I switched the connections around the opposite way and it was way better. All you need...
thunderfox5
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Hey guys! Since the folks on the forum were so helpful when I was doing the swap on my Cento, and there seems to be a lack of information regarding simple 8V swaps on MPIs, as well as gearbox swaps, read ahead for more info! Firstly I would like to thank four people for their invaluable input...
Wheeless
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First, we're going to need to flip down the seats (not the seat backs, the bit you put your arse on!) in the back of the car. I'm going to be walking you through removing the panel on the left side of the car. If you want to follow it step-by-step, then start on the left! Now you want to...
Neilix05
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after trawling FAQ's, guides and wiring diagrams I managed to get all the info I need to fit the fiat M187/M15 but with the instructions for the Bravo / Brava. (read through the bravo instructions first to get an idea of what to do then alter the wire connections with this guide for the...
tomtom23a
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What I did was took the mirror off, then found the thinnest screwdriver possible, removed the inner trim, look near the mirror from the inside the car you can see the underside of the trim piece, get your get thin screwdriver and place it in the lip where it grips, prise it away and use another...
Gynthar
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DRL's on a Seicento [SIZE=5]General Info. Tools needed: - a ratchet (with extentions) - + Screwdriver - Torx size-30 bit for a ratchet - Size 8 and 10 bits for a ratchet or a spanner - A drill ( 4 to 5 mm) - A Dremel (with cutting blade suitable for plastic, and a milling cutter) - Soldering...
centoproject
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hear is a instructional video i made on a cold night on how to read or/and clear a fault code with a cheap obd2 reader from ebay works with all fiat seicentos after 2001 from what i know may work with other fiats and cars as well hope this helps someone http://youtu.be/YVrAkKdPhZ0
levemircento
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Remove and refit steering column stalks I had to carry out this job as the headlamp flash wasnt working on my headlight stalk, as I do a lot of motorway miles its important to me, the car has recently had an mot, I told them about it but they said that they dont test the flash function just the...
Scuderia
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Hi All, For many Months Ive been looking into changing my coolant hoses on my 98 Cinquecento Fire Sporting 1108cc,but most of you will know there isn't a kit on the market for the Fiat 1108cc Fire Engine, So i bit the bullet and bought some parts and Custom built my own using Polyester...
graham seicento
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TOOLS YOU WILL NEED Rhodorseal 5661 / polyurethan sealant of your choice ratchet wrench 10mm socket 15mm socket 15mm spanner extension bars for the ratch wrench stanley knife / extra blades old chisel / old screw driver bucket / container for old engine oil 12mm allen key for the sump...
Liquid Knight
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http://youtu.be/jF0-y3pEmpc This is my how to guide (how I did it at least) to fitting a Polycarbonate window to my Cinquecento Sporting. I've rated it as 2 out of 5 as it involves a bit of fiddling about and the risk of breaking glass and cutting yourself on plastic edges. My basic guide...
Liquid Knight
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As part of my PPC £999 Challenge build from last year. I then ran out of time and money so didn't make the event. :( I've rated this as a 3 out of 5 as it's fairly straight forward but you may need a little help with bleeding brakes and making sure you have back up in case your jack or axle...
cinquecentotrofeo
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things u will need saw screwdriver (flat) new gearknob (non lift) strong bonding glue (not superglue) cable tie hammer electrical tape stanley knife the job right now to start off with you need to buy a gearknob that has several different sizes of slides these are the things that u slide the...
manxfrance
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I have just fitted an alarm and remote central locking kit to my 1998 Cinq Sporting (having had my radio stolen…). I’m writing some notes here in case they might help someone. The alarm is an Ultrascan AN214 bought new off eBay for £25 + P&P. I chose it because comments on the internet were...
manxfrance
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I wanted to take the cigar lighter socket out to clean it properly and check the bulb. Finally I worked out how to do it :) Once I'd got it out, I discovered the bulb can be checked with the lighter socket in place :bang:... However the cleaning's much easier when it's out. If the bulb...
scottishseicento
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My go at a guide at changing the coolant on a 1108cc seicento sporting. Others may have there own take on how to do it :thumb: Step 1 : Locate expantion coolant tank and remove the cap. Step 2: Locate the lower radiator hose on the right hand side, it's a bit fiddly to get at, Snap off...
scottishseicento
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I've made this guide on how to remove the aerial on the seicento. Hope this comes in handy :thumb: Step 1 : Flick out interior light and completely disconnect and remove it. Step 2 : Then unscrew and remove both rear view mirror. 2 gold screws holding the roof lining then the 3 black...
scottishseicento
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Hi folks thoguht i'd make a guide how to change the interior light on the seicento. Hope this is useful :thumb: Step 1 : Locate interior light and on either side there is a small slot. Insert a flat head screwdriver and prise the light down from the ceiling enough to get hold of with...
craigb244
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first jack the front of the car up. turn the steering all the way left. undo the inner clip on the driver side steering rack gaiter (the large clip just unclips and is reuseable) slide the gaiter down the tie rod so its out of the way. youll now see something like this: now clean a small...
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