General Looking for carburettor help

razorgazes

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Hi, my newly purchased (from a really unscrupulous vendor) cinquecento has a dodgy carburettor. Does anyone know where I can source a carburettor and repair kit?
 
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razorgazes

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It's the thing with the black cap on it - it's a 0.9. I don't know much about cars sadly. My mechanic referred to it as a carburettor which is fed by injection. He might have been trying to simplify things for me.
 
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It's the thing with the black cap on it - it's a 0.9. I don't know much about cars sadly. My mechanic referred to it as a carburettor which is fed by injection. He might have been trying to simplify things for me.
My thought is that your mechanic does not know the difference. Calling the throttle body a carburettor, to someone who may not know what a carburettor is, is not simplifying anything.
Let's start from the beginning, with a fault description, not a crap diagnosis. "Dodgy carburettor" does not tell us anything. Tell us what the problem is, and let others chip in with their knowledge and experience.
 
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