2016 Fiat 500e Owner's Manual

2016 Fiat 500e owners manual
Year:
2016
Make:
Fiat
Model:
500e
Rating:
(9)

Online manual

Size:
2.53 MB

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
5
INTRODUCTION
6
HOW TO USE THIS MANUAL
7
WARNINGS AND CAUTIONS
9
VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
9
VEHICLE MODIFICATIONS/ALTERATIONS
10
Audible Pedestrian Warning System
16
Single-Speed Transmission
17
Auto Park
17
E-Park
17
Climate Control (HVAC System)
18
Electric Air Conditioning Compressor
18
Electric Power Steering
18
Level 1 Charging (120V — Requires NEMA 5–15 Outlet)
21
Level 2 Charging (240V — Requires A 40 Amp Circuit Breaker Or Greater)
21
Charge Times
22
Vehicle Charge Cord
22
EVSE Operation And Status Information
24
Charging The High Voltage Battery
26
Ignition Key Removal
33
Locking Doors With A Key
35
Replacement Keys
36
To Arm The System:
37
To Unlock The Doors And Liftgate
38
Remote Key Unlock, Driver Door/All Doors 1st Press
39
To Lock The Doors And Liftgate
39
Transmitter Battery Replacement
39
Power Door Locks — If Equipped
43
Power Window Switches
44
Auto-Down
45
Wind Buffeting
45
Important Safety Precautions
46
Seat Belt Systems
48
Driver And Passenger BeltAlert (If Equipped)
48
Lap/Shoulder Belts
50
Lap/Shoulder Belt Operating Instructions
52
Lap/Shoulder Belt Untwisting Procedure
54
Seat Belt Extender
55
Seat Belts And Pregnant Women
56
Seat Belt Pretensioner
56
Energy Management Feature
57
Switchable Automatic Locking Retractor (ALR)
57
Supplemental Restraint System (SRS)
59
Air Bag System Components
59
Advanced Front Air Bags
60
Advanced Front Air Bag Features
61
Advanced Front Air Bag Operation
62
Knee Impact Bolsters
63
Supplemental Driver Knee Air Bag
64
Supplemental Side Air Bags
64
If A Deployment Occurs
68
Enhanced Accident Response System
69
Enhanced Accident Response System Reset Procedure
70
Air Bag Warning Light
70
Maintaining Your Air Bag System
72
Event Data Recorder (EDR)
72
Child Restraints
73
Summary Of Recommendations For Restraining Children In Vehicles
75
Infants And Child Restraints
76
Older Children And Child Restraints
76
Children Too Large For Booster Seats
78
Recommendations For Attaching Child Restraints
79
Lower Anchors And Tethers For CHildren (LATCH) Restraint System
80
LATCH Positions For Installing Child Restraints In This Vehicle
81
Locating LATCH Anchorages
83
Locating Tether Anchorages
84
Center Seat LATCH
84
To Install A LATCH-Compatible Child Restraint
85
How To Stow An Unused ALR Seat Belt:
86
Installing Child Restraints Using The Vehicle Seat Belt
87
Lap/Shoulder Belt Systems For Installing Child Restraints In This Vehicle
87
Installing A Child Restraint With A Switchable Automatic Locking Retractor (ALR)
89
Installing Child Restraints Using The Top Tether Anchorage
90
Transporting Passengers
92
Safety Checks You Should Make Inside The Vehicle
93
Seat Belts
93
Air Bag Warning Light
93
Defroster
94
Floor Mat Safety Information
94
Periodic Safety Checks You Should Make Outside The Vehicle
95
Tires
95
Lights
95
Door Latches
95
Inside Day/Night Mirror
100
Automatic Dimming Mirror — If Equipped
100
Power Mirrors
101
Spotter Mirror — If Equipped
103
Folding Mirrors
103
Heated Mirrors — If Equipped
103
Forward/Rearward Adjustment
105
Recline Adjustment
105
Seat Height Adjustment
106
EZ Entry Feature
107
Memory Feature
107
Memory Function Option 1 — Full Seat Back And Track Fore/Aft Position Memory:
107
Memory Function Option 2 — Seat Back Only Memory:
107
Heated Seats
108
Multifunction Lever
111
Headlights
111
High Beams
112
Flash-To-Pass
112
Parking Lights
112
Daytime Running Lights
112
Turn Signals
112
Lane Change Assist
113
Follow Me Home/Headlight Delay
113
Activation
113
Deactivation
114
Interior Lights
114
Interior Light Timing (Center Position)
114
Interior Light Timing (On/Right Position)
115
Ambient Light
115
Front Windshield Wiper Operation
116
Windshield Wiper Off
116
Intermittent Wiper Operation
116
Low Speed
117
High Speed
117
Manual High Speed/Mist
117
Front Windshield Washer Operation
117
Rear Windshield Wiper
118
Rear Windshield Washer Operation
118
To Activate
121
To Set A Desired Speed
121
To Deactivate
121
To Resume Speed
121
To Vary The Speed Setting
122
To Accelerate For Passing
123
Rear Park Assist Sensors
124
Rear Park Assist Audible Alerts
124
Failure Indications
126
Cleaning The Rear Park Assist System
126
To Open
130
To Close
130
Pinch Protect Feature
130
Wind Buffeting
130
Emergency Operation
131
Sun Shade — If Equipped
131
ELECTRICAL POWER OUTLETS
131
CIGAR LIGHTER — IF EQUIPPED
134
Glove Compartment
136
Rear Window Defroster
138
UNDERSTANDING YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL
139
INSTRUMENT PANEL FEATURES
141
Red Telltale Indicator Lights
145
Seat Belt Reminder Warning Light
145
Air Bag Warning Light
146
Brake Warning Light
147
Electric Power Steering Fail Warning — If Equipped
149
Plugged In Indicator Light
149
Door Open Warning Light
150
Service Propulsion System Warning Light
151
Charging System Warning Light
151
Liftgate Open Warning Light
152
Yellow Telltale Indicator Lights
152
EV System Malfunction Indicator Light
152
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Indicator Light — If Equipped
153
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) OFF Indicator Light — If Equipped
154
Tire Pressure Monitoring Indicator Light
155
Vehicle Security Indicator Light
158
Regenerative Brake System (RBS) Indicator Light
158
Anti-Lock Brake (ABS) Indicator Light
159
Rear Defrost Light
160
Icy Road Condition Indicator Light
161
Exterior Bulb Failure Indicator Light
161
Green Telltale Indicator Lights
162
Park/Headlight ON Indicator Light
162
Front Fog Indicator Light — If Equipped
162
Turn Signal Indicator Lights
163
Cruise Control Engaged Indicator Light
163
Plugged In Indicator Light
164
White Telltale Indicator Light
164
Electronic Speed Control ON Indicator Light
164
Blue Telltale Indicator Light
165
EVIC Control Buttons
166
Electronic Vehicle Information Center (EVIC) Setup Menu
167
Trip Computer
169
Trip Button
169
Trip Functions
170
Values Displayed
171
UCONNECT RADIOS
171
Buttons On The Faceplate
174
Buttons On The Touchscreen
174
Customer Programmable Features — Uconnect 5.0 Settings
174
Charging Schedule
175
Display
175
Units
176
Voice
177
Clock & Date
177
Safety/Assistance
178
Lights
178
Doors & Locks
178
Engine Off Options
179
Audio
179
Phone/Bluetooth
180
SiriusXM Setup — If Equipped
180
Restore Settings
181
Introducing Uconnect
182
Get Started
183
Basic Voice Commands
184
Radio
185
Media
186
Voice Text Reply
187
Radio Operation And Mobile Phones
188
Harmful Interference Statement
188
Radio Operation
190
RADIO OPERATION AND MOBILE PHONES
190
Automatic Temperature Control (ATC)
192
Climate Control Functions
195
Automatic Operation
196
Manual Operation
197
Operating Tips
197
Window Fogging
197
Summer Operation
198
Winter Operation
198
Vacation Storage
198
Operating Tips Chart
199
Single-Speed Transmission
204
Key Ignition Park Interlock
207
Gear Ranges
208
PARK (P)
208
REVERSE (R)
210
NEUTRAL (N)
210
DRIVE (D)
210
Acceleration
212
Flowing/Rising Water
213
Shallow Standing Water
213
POWER STEERING
214
PARKING BRAKE
216
Four-Wheel Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
218
Brake Assist System (BAS)
219
Traction Control System (TCS)
220
Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
221
ESC Operating Modes
222
ESC Activation/Malfunction Indicator Light And ESC OFF Indicator Light
223
Tire Markings
225
Tire Sizing Chart
227
Tire Identification Number (TIN)
229
Tire Terminology And Definitions
231
Tire Loading And Tire Pressure
232
Tire And Loading Information Placard Location
232
Tire And Loading Information Placard
233
Tire Pressure
236
Safety
236
Energy Consumption
237
Tread Wear
237
Ride Comfort And Vehicle Stability
237
Tire Inflation Pressures
237
Tire Pressures For High Speed Operation
239
Radial Ply Tires
239
Tire Types
240
All Season Tires — If Equipped
240
Summer Or Three Season Tires — If Equipped
240
Snow Tires
241
Run Flat Tires — If Equipped
242
Spare Tires — If Equipped
242
Spare Tire Matching Original Equipped Tire And Wheel — If Equipped
242
Compact Spare Tire — If Equipped
243
Full Size Spare — If Equipped
244
Limited-Use Spare — If Equipped
244
Tire Spinning
245
Tread Wear Indicators
245
Life Of Tire
246
Replacement Tires
247
TIRE CHAINS (TRACTION DEVICES)
249
Premium TPM System
254
Tire Pressure Monitoring Low Pressure Warnings
254
TPMS Warning
255
General Information
257
Driver Behavior Gauge
259
Range Projection
261
WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES
263
Tire Service Kit Storage
266
Tire Service Kit Components And Operation
267
Using The Mode Select Knob And Hoses
267
Tire Service Kit Usage Precautions
268
Sealing A Tire With Tire Service Kit
270
(A) Whenever You Stop To Use Tire Service Kit:
270
(B) Setting Up To Use Tire Service Kit:
271
(C) Injecting Tire Service Kit Sealant Into The Deflated Tire:
271
(D) Drive Vehicle:
274
(E) After Driving:
274
Preparations For Jump-Start
277
Jump-Starting Procedure
278
FREEING A STUCK VEHICLE
280
MANUAL PARK RELEASE
281
TOWING A DISABLED VEHICLE
283
MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE
285
UNDERHOOD COMPARTMENT
287
REPLACEMENT PARTS
288
Power Electronics And Battery Thermal Management Systems
290
Power Electronics and Battery Thermal Management Systems — Coolant Level Check
290
Power Electronics and Battery Thermal Management Systems — Cooling Pressure Caps
292
Selection Of Coolant
293
Adding Coolant
294
Power Electronics and Battery Thermal Management Systems — Drain, Flush And Refill
295
Disposal Of Used Power Electronics and Battery Thermal Management Systems Coolant
295
Points To Remember
296
Maintenance-Free Battery 12 Volt
296
Air Conditioner Maintenance
297
Body Lubrication
298
Wiper Blades
299
Rear Wiper Blade Removal/Installation
300
Adding Washer Fluid
301
Brake System
302
Brake Master Cylinder
302
Appearance Care And Protection From Corrosion
304
Protection Of Body And Paint From Corrosion
304
What Causes Corrosion?
304
Washing
305
Special Care
305
Wheel And Wheel Trim Care
306
Stain Repel Fabric Cleaning Procedure — If Equipped
307
Interior Care
307
Cleaning Headlights
309
Glass Surfaces
309
Instrument Panel Cover
309
Instrument Panel Bezels
310
Cleaning Plastic Instrument Cluster Lenses
310
Interior Fuses
312
VEHICLE STORAGE
318
Headlamps Low Beam and High Beam
320
Front Turn Signal, Parking And Daytime Running Lamps
320
Front Fog Lamps
321
Front/Rear Side Marker Lamps
321
Rear Tail, Stop, Backup And Turn Signal Lamps
321
Center High Mounted Stop Lamp (CHMSL)
322
FLUID CAPACITIES
322
FLUIDS, LUBES, AND GENUINE PARTS
323
Maintenance Chart
326
Prepare For The Appointment
333
Prepare A List
333
FIAT Customer Center
334
FIAT Canada Customer Center
334
In Mexico Contact
334
Puerto Rico And U.S. Virgin Islands
335
Customer Assistance For The Hearing Or Speech Impaired (TDD/TTY)
335
Service Contract
335
In The 50 United States And Washington, D.C.
337
In Canada
337
Treadwear
339
Traction Grades
339
Temperature Grades
340
INDEX
341

FAQ about the 2016 Fiat 500e Manual

What contains the 2016 500e manual?

The Fiat 500e owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Fiat to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Fiat 500e. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Fiat 500e 2016 owner's manual:

  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Fiat 500e owners can do
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support

Where to download the 2016 Fiat 500e Owners Manual?

The Fiat 500e owner manual for the 2016 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Fiat 500e year 2016 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2016 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Fiat 500e (2016) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2016 is available in English.

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