Reset trip computer Fiat Grande Punto

Reset trip computer Fiat Grande Punto. From year: 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014.

How to reset trip computer Fiat Grande Punto.

The “Trip computer” displays information (with ignition key at MAR), relating to the operating status of the car. This function comprises two separate and independent trips: “Trip A” and “Trip B” concerning the “complete mission” of the car (journey).

Both functions are resettable (reset – start of new mission).

“Trip A” shall be used to display the figures relating to:

  • Range
  • Trip distance
  • Average consumption
  • Instant consumption
  • Average speed
  • Travel time (driving time).

“Trip B”, available on multifunction display only, shall be used to display the figures relating to:

  • Trip distance B
  • Average consumption B
  • Average speed B
  • Travel time B (driving time).

“Trip B” function can be excluded (see paragraph “Trip B On/Off”). “Range” and “Instant consumption” cannot be reset.

Values displayed Fiat Grande Punto.

This value shows the distance in km (or mi) that the car can still cover before  needing fuel, assuming that driving conditions are kept unvaried. The display will show “—-” in the following cases:

  • value lower than 50 km (or 30 mi)
  • car left parked with engine running for long.

Importanta – the variation of the autonomy value can be influenced by different factors: driving style (see what is described in paragraph “Driving style” in the chapter “Start-up and driving”), type of route (highways, urban, mountain, etc…), use conditions of the car (load transported, tire pressure, etc…). What was described previously must be taken in consideration when planning a trip.

Trip distance.

This value shows the distance covered from the start of the new mission.

Average consumption Fiat Grande Punto.

This value shows the average consumption from the start of the new mission.

Instant consumption Fiat Grande Punto.

This value shows instant fuel consumption (this value is updated second by second). If parking the car with engine on, the display will show “—-”.

Average speed.

This value shows the car average speed as a function of the overall time elapsed since the start of the new mission.

Travel time.

This value shows the time elapsed since the start of the new mission.

Lacking information, Trip computer values are displayed with “—-”. When normal operating condition is reset, calculation of different units will restart regularly. Values displayed before the failure will not be reset.

Reset trip computer Fiat Grande Punto

Trip button Fiat Grande Punto.

Button TRIP, set on the top of the right steering column stalk, shall be used (with ignition key at MAR) to display and to reset the previously described values to start a new mission:

  • short push to display the different values.
  • long push to reset and then start a new mission.

New mission.

Reset can be:

“manual” resetting by the user, by pressing the relevant button;

“automatic” resetting, when the “Trip distance” reaches 3999.9 km or 9999.9 km (according to the type of display) or when the “Travel time” reaches 99.59 (99 hours and 59 minutes);

after disconnecting/reconnecting the battery.

The reset operation in the presence of the screens concerning the “Trip A” makes it possible to reset only the information associated with this function.

The reset operation in the presence of the screens concerning the “Trip B” makes it possible to reset only the information associated with this function.

Start of journey procedure.

With ignition key at MAR, press and keep button TRIP pressed for over 2 seconds to reset.

Exit Trip.

To quit the Trip function: keep button MENU ESCpressed for over 2 seconds.

All information how to reset trip computer is taken from Fiat Grande Punto owners manual.

 

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