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  1. 2012 Fiat 500 sport- swap to turbo engine, long block

    Fiat 500 Engine and Technical Discussion
    I have a 2012 Fiat 500 sport and it needs a new engine. We are finding a lot more turbo engines available than the sport engine. Both are 1.4L. I’ve seen other posts where it is not recommended to swap the sport with the turbo engine, but those were for people wanting to use a turbo. I’m...
  2. 2014 Abarth 500: Major oil loss!! Help!

    Fiat 500 Engine and Technical Discussion
    2014 Abarth 500 1.4l Multiair, Forge intake, stock otherwise Ive been back and forth with dealers for months. I noticed the car was a lottle down on power, so I had an appointment scheduled with a shop for a tune up. Before the date, my engine light came on and started saying "have engine...
  3. 2013 Abarth Turbo Issues

    Fiat 500 Engine and Technical Discussion
    I just bought a 500 (been wanting one for years and finally my old car broke enough I could justify it). I'm positive the turbo was functioning during my test drive (I remember looking at the gauge to check and seeing the needle moving) but after the dealer's "final service", on my drive back...
  4. Why buy a 500T?

    Fiat 500 General Discussion Forum
    These days, every new (N.American) 500 has the same Multi-Air Turbo engine and the usual accessory and trim differences, so I wanted to reflect on the short-lived marketing-driven sales flop that was the "FIAT 500 Sport Turbo." What's with the name? Why did it exist? Who buys one? It can...