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What else can we tell you about the 2022 FIAT® 500X? Check out our frequently asked questions below.
ABOUT FIAT® 500X
The FIAT® 500X debuted in 2014 and went into production that year. The first model year in the US was 2016.
The FIAT® 500X is manufactured at the Società Automobilistica Tecnologie Avanzate S.p.A. (SATA) plant in Melfi, Italy.
For turbocharged engines including the 1.3L MultiAir® engine in the FIAT® 500X, the manufacturer recommends synthetic engine oils that are API Certified and meet the requirements of FCA US LLC Material Standard MS-13340. Please see the FIAT 500X Owner’s Manual for more information.
Yes. A FIAT® 500X can tow up to 2,000 pounds. Before towing a trailer with a FIAT 500X, carefully review the information in the vehicle Owner’s Manual to tow your load as efficiently and safely as possible while maintaining new vehicle warranty coverage. Visit Mopar.com for full details and a copy of the limited warranty. Please see the FIAT 500X Owner’s Manual for more information.
The FIAT® 500X has a base curb weight of 3,305 pounds, an exterior body width of 70.7 inches, without mirrors an exterior body height of 63.7 inches, and a 101.2-inch wheelbase.
The FIAT® 500X Pop, Sport and Trekking Plus have an exterior length of 167.2 inches. The FIAT 500X Trekking has an exterior length of 168.2 inches.
First, remove the emergency key by sliding the emergency key release on the back of the key fob and pull the emergency key out with your other hand. Next, separate the key fob halves using a #2 flat blade screwdriver or a coin, and gently pry the two halves of the key fob apart. Make sure not to damage the seal during removal. Then, remove the back cover to access and replace the battery. When replacing the battery, match the + sign on the battery to the - sign on the inside of the battery clip, located on the back cover. Caution: Avoid touching the new battery with your fingers. Skin oils may cause battery deterioration. If you touch a battery, clean it with rubbing alcohol. Finally, to assemble the key fob case, snap the two halves together. Please see the FIAT® 500X Owner’s Manual (p. 14) for more information or contact your local FIAT Brand dealer.
PLEASE NOTE: The recommended replacement battery is one CR2032 battery. Customers are recommended to use a battery obtained from Mopar. Aftermarket coin battery dimensions may not meet the original OEM coin battery dimensions.
WARNING: Perchlorate Material —special handling may apply. See www.dtsc.ca.gov/hazard-ouswaste/perchlorate for further information. Do not touch the battery terminals that are on the back housing or the printed circuit board.