It is never pleasing to discover a noise you don’t know anything about and comes from your car. So what if you establish a noise that is persistant in the cabin of your Fiat 500? It is highly plausible that this is a unimportant issue, but before being sure of that, it is better to do some verifications. Our team has produced this article to help you locate and adjust this cabin noise. First, we will look at those that come from the dashboard, later noises from the cabin, the doors, and at last the plastic noises on Fiat 500 that surface when it is hot.
Reasons that can cause noise in the passenger cabin of your Fiat 500
I encounter plastic rattling noises on the dashboard Fiat 500
One of the plausible causes that can produce a plastic rattling noise in your Fiat 500 is that your dashboard, after an intervention or vibrations suffered during its lifetime, it may have fasteners that have come loose or unscrewed. Try to establish the specific location of this plastic rattling noise on Fiat 500 and using your vehicle’s technical manual try to verify the tightness of all the screws concerned. Otherwise take your vehicle to your mechanic.
I perceive noises in the cabin Fiat 500
The second most basic possibility of a cabin noise in your Fiat 500 is that some elements that come apart may be loose, either because of too frequent disassembly that would have reduced the holding between these parts, or because of vibrations. Think about looking at your ceiling light which is sometimes the reason of a cabin noise on Fiat 500. Otherwise open your doors, those closest to the origin of the noise and verify all the openings, covers that are located there, some may have moved and therefore vibrate while driving. In most cases putting them back in place or gluing them is enough to resolve the issue.
I hear door noises on my Fiat 500
If you feel a plastic noise on the doors of your Fiat 500, it is plausible that it is one of your door trim fasteners that is destroyed, or a screw from an internal mechanism of the glass for example or the loudspeaker that has unscrewed and therefore causes the component in question to rub against the door interior. Feel free to disassemble your door trim to find the source of this plastic door noise on Fiat 500. For more details on door noises on Fiat 500, feel free to look at this article.
I discover a cabin noise when hot Fiat 500
If, on the other hand, you hear cabin noises in your Fiat 500 when summer arrives or when the outside temperature is warm, it is sadly obvious that this problem manifests itself more during these times. In fact, plastic being a rather flexible material will expand with heat and will therefore much more easily rub on other plastic or metal parts, this is what will cause cabin noises when hot on your Fiat 500. It is difficult to cure this issue, you can always look for the exact source of the noise, and try to put foams or tape between the expanding parts to limit their noise from their expansion.