Fiat Punto Head Gasket Problems

Problems mentioning the Head Gasket on the Fiat Punto

Common problem symptoms associated with the Head Gasket

The problems listed below are submitted by Fiat Punto owners and all mention the Head Gasket

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Possible head gasket problem?

I've been having problems with my car for a while now, as the cooling fan doesn't always work & so the engine gets very ...

1998 Fiat Punto 60 S
Posted: Mar 7, 2008
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Over Heating

I had been driving my car for 5 minutes and noticed the temp gauge was half way up, and rising very fast. When I pulled...

1994 Fiat Punto 1.2
Posted: Jan 6, 2009
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Car over heated and radiator keeps needing a top up

driving my car for about 5 minutes the temperature light came on so when i checked the radiator it needed to be topped u...

1998 Fiat Punto 1.2 s60
Posted: Mar 3, 2009
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Knocking from cam shaft

ok at first it sounded like there was insufficient oil getting to the top of the engine so i decided to drain the old oi...

1997 Fiat Punto 1.1 55s
Posted: May 16, 2009
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Engine overheating

does the engine automatically cut out when overheating as a safety mechanism? thanks Ahmud

1998 Fiat Punto 1.2
Posted: Jan 7, 2010
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Engine smoking excessively

will replacing of piston rings sort the problem

1998 Fiat Punto 1242 petrol
Posted: Jan 29, 2010
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Overheating, water coming out of exhaust, sluggish

i have water coming out of the exhaust with over heating engine. when i get into gear the car is very sluggish then aqft...

2000 Fiat Punto
Posted: Feb 11, 2010
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Exhaust fumes coming through air vents

there is exhaust fumes getting through to the cabin through the air vents, i also have to fill the water up every two da...

2004 Fiat Punto 1.2 active sport
Posted: Mar 19, 2010
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Car engine noises

Yes my Fiat Punto splutters and stutters when driving...When I start it up it revs too fast and my temp gauge and engine...

2004 Fiat Punto 1.2
Posted: Jul 7, 2010
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Engine revs when starting the car

hi i have a 2004 1.2L fiat punto and i just changed the timing belt and the head gasket and now when i start the car the...

2004 Fiat Punto 1.2L
Posted: Oct 23, 2010
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Engine flooing

Firstly I changed the front section of exhaust as it was blowing. Then the head gasket went and the thermastate both at...

1998 Fiat Punto
Posted: Oct 24, 2010
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Engine stops suddenly whilst driving resulting in a flat battery.

I am having great difficulty diagnosing what exactly is wrong with my car. It has been in the garage for over a week now...

2002 Fiat Punto 1.2 manual
Posted: Nov 17, 2010
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Cooling system over heating

fiat punto keeps over heating. had new head gasket fitted .new water pump. new thermostat. but every journe...

1999 Fiat Punto s60
Posted: Dec 4, 2010
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Over heating

car starts ok after running for about 5 mins starts to get hot and water starts to come out of the filler bottle new hea...

2001 Fiat Punto 1.2
Posted: Apr 8, 2011
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Oil leak

oil leak around head gasket is this serious

2002 Fiat Punto manual
Posted: Dec 31, 2012
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Overheating and cutting out

The car keeps overheating and then keeps cutting out...its had a full service..and then it had plugs and Leeds changed b...

2000 Fiat Punto 1.2 16v auto
Posted: Aug 9, 2013
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Overheating and cutting out

The car keeps overheating and then keeps cutting out...its had a full service..and then it had plugs and Leeds changed b...

2000 Fiat Punto 1.2 16v auto
Posted: Aug 9, 2013
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Car starts but cuts off once i engage drive

Recently changed pistons,rings a nd head gasket on my fiat punto 1242cc,16 valve.The car starts fine and revs well in n...

2003 Fiat Punto
Posted: Oct 28, 2016
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Head gasket

had the head gasket done new water pump but when car was started core plugs went engine got hot but radiator was cold

2001 Fiat Punto 1.2
Posted: Jan 28, 2017
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