Cluster Average Energy Trip Reset - 2015 Fiat 500e

NUMBER: 08-116-15
GROUP: Electrical
DATE: November 24, 2015

 

HELP USING THE wiTECH DIAGNOSTIC APPLICATION FOR FLASHING AN ECU IS AVAILABLE BY SELECTING “HELP” THEN “HELP CONTENTS” AT THE TOP OF THE wiTECH DIAGNOSTIC APPLICATION WINDOW.

THE wiTECH SOFTWARE IS REQUIRED TO BE AT THE LATEST RELEASE BEFORE PERFORMING THIS PROCEDURE.

 

SUBJECT:

Cluster Average Energy Trip Reset

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves updating the Instrument Cluster (IC) software.

 

MODELS:

2015 (FF) Fiat 500e

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles within the following markets/countries: NAFTA.

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles equipped with the 83 KW electric motor (sales code E99).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

The customer may describe the trip average energy resets at approximately 2,600 miles (4,184 km).

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Flash: Cruise Misspelled In The Instrument Panel Cluster - 2013-2014 Fiat 500e

NUMBER: 08-057-15
GROUP: Electrical
DATE: May 29, 2015

 

HELP USING THE wiTECH DIAGNOSTIC APPLICATION FOR FLASHING AN ECU IS AVAILABLE BY SELECTING “HELP” THEN “HELP CONTENTS” AT THE TOP OF THE wiTECH DIAGNOSTIC APPLICATION WINDOW.

THE wiTECH SOFTWARE LEVEL MUST BE AT 15.04 OR HIGHER TO PERFORM THIS PROCEDURE.

 

SUBJECT:

Flash: Cruise Misspelled In The Instrument Panel Cluster

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves reprogramming the Instrument Panel Cluster (IPC) with updated software.

 

MODELS:

2013 - 2014 (FF) Fiat 500e

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles equipped with 83 KW Electric Motor (sales code E99).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

The customer may notice the word “Cruise” misspelled in the IPC.

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FLASH: Battery Electric Vehicle, Multiple System Enhancements - 2013-2015 Fiat 500e

NUMBER: 08-004-15 REV. B
GROUP: Electrical
DATE: May 06, 2015

 

THIS BULLETIN SUPERSEDES SERVICE BULLETIN 08-004-15 REV. A DATED APRIL 04, 2015, WHICH SHOULD BE REMOVED FROM YOUR FILES. ALL REVISIONS ARE HIGHLIGHTED WITH **ASTERISKS** AND INCLUDES, UPDATED PIM SOFTWARE.

THIS SERVICE BULLETIN IS ALSO BEING RELEASED AS RAPID RESPONSE TRANSMITTAL (RRT) 15-001 ALL APPLICABLE SOLD AND UN-SOLD RRT VIN's HAVE BEEN LOADED. TO VERIFY THAT THIS RRT SERVICE ACTION IS APPLICABLE TO THE VEHICLE, USE VIP OR PERFORM A VIN SEARCH IN TECHCONNECT. ALL REPAIRS ARE REIMBURSABLE WITHIN THE PROVISIONS OF WARRANTY.

HELP USING THE wiTECH DIAGNOSTIC APPLICATION FOR FLASHING AN ECU IS AVAILABLE BY SELECTING “HELP” THEN “HELP CONTENTS” AT THE TOP OF THE wiTECH DIAGNOSTIC APPLICATION WINDOW.

THE wiTECH SOFTWARE LEVEL MUST BE AT 15.04 OR HIGHER TO PERFORM THIS PROCEDURE.

 

SUBJECT:

FLASH: Battery Electric Vehicle, Multiple System Enhancements

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves updating the software in multiple modules, Vehicle Tracking Module (VTM), Body Control Module (BCM), On-Board Charging Module (OBCM), Power Inverter Module (PIM) and Battery Pack Control Module (BPCM) if required.

 

MODELS:

2013 - 2015 (FF) Fiat 500e

NOTE: **This bulletin applies to vehicles built on or before March 08, 2015 (MDH 0308XX) and equipped with the 83 KW electric motor (sales code E99).**

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

The customer may experience one or more of the following:

  • The vehicle does not start charging when it’s plugged into the charging station.
  • Intermittently the charge indicator will show it’s charging when it’s not charging.
  • Intermittently the vehicle may have reduced performance.

Enhancement:

  • Increase of vehicle range in very cold weather.
  • Improve Air Conditioning operation.
  • Improvements to help reduce 12 volt battery drain when charging the vehicle with incompatible charging station.
  • Improvements to DTC diagnostics.
  • Enhancements to the central door lock feature.
  • Improvements to locate the vehicle, using the smartphone app.
  • Increase cabin preconditioning time from 2 to 10 minutes.
  • Update information that is displayed by the cluster.
  • Enhancements to the high voltage charging system.
  • Improves the accuracy of the vehicle estimated range.
  • Improve the total Lifetime energy consumed information that is display on a smartphone app.

False Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) illumination:

  • **U1014-00-Internal CAN Communication.**
  • P1E25-00-Hybrid/Ev Battery Failure Level 2.
  • P0AA4-00-Hybrid Battery Negative Contactor Circuit Stuck Closed.
  • P0AA6-00-Hybrid Battery Voltage System Isolation Fault.

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Safety Recall R20 / NHTSA 15V-291 Reprogram Electric Vehicle Control Unit - 2013-2015 Fiat 500e

NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V291
Component(s): POWER TRAIN
Potential Number of Units Affected: 3,851

Manufacturer: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)

 

SUMMARY:

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2013-2015 Fiat 500 battery electric vehicles manufactured March 8, 2013, to March 7, 2015.

The Electric Vehicle Control Unit (EVCU) of the affected vehicles may set a diagnostic trouble code (DTC) that may cause the transmission to unexpectedly shift to neutral.

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Safety Recall S26 / NHTSA 16V-303 Reprogram Power Inverter Module - 2013-2016 Fiat 500e

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V303
Component(s): ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected: 16,549

Manufacturer: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)

 

SUMMARY:

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2013-2016 Fiat 500e vehicles manufactured March 22, 2012, to January 29, 2016.

The power inverter module (PIM) may experience voltage spikes which can cause the propulsion system to shut down and loss of motive power.

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