Engine Fiat 312A2000

The 0.9-liter 2-cylinder Fiat 312A2000 or 0.9 TwinAir engine has been assembled since 2010 and is installed on such popular models of the Italian concern as 500C, Panda and Punto. Such a power unit can be found under the hood of Lancia Ypsilon and Alfa Romeo MiTo cars.

The TwinAir line also includes: 199B6000.


Production years since 2010
Displacement, cc 875
Fuel system distributed injection
Power output, hp 85
Torque output, Nm 145
Cylinder block cast iron R2
Block head aluminum 8v
Cylinder bore, mm 80.5
Piston stroke, mm 86
Compression ratio 10.0
Features MultiAir
Hydraulic lifters no
Timing drive chain
Phase regulator no
Turbocharging Mitsubishi TD02V
Recommended engine oil 0W-30
Engine oil capacity, liter 3.2
Fuel type petrol
Euro standards EURO 5/6
Fuel consumption, L/100 km (for Fiat 500C 2012)
— city
— highway
— combined
Engine lifespan, km ~200 000
Weight, kg 85

The engine was installed on:

  • Alfa Romeo MiTo I (Type 955) in 2011 – 2013;
  • Fiat 500 II (312) since 2010;
  • Fiat 500C II (312) since 2010;
  • Fiat 500L II (351) in 2013 – 2018;
  • Fiat Panda III (319) since 2012;
  • Fiat Punto IV (199) in 2012 – 2013;
  • Lancia Ypsilon II (846) since 2011.

Disadvantages of the Fiat 312A2000 engine

  • Most of the problems with this engine are due to malfunctions in the MultiAir system;
  • The timing chain is distinguished by a modest resource here, sometimes it is less than 100,000 km;
  • Saving on lubrication often leads to the failure of an expensive turbocharger;
  • The motor uses a number of expensive parts such as an adjustable pump and thermostat.

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