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K&N Air Filter Allows Your Fiat 500 and Panda Diesel To Breathe Deeper

K&N replacement filters are designed to increase power without causing addtional engine wear

The K&N replacement filter helps your Fiat diesel breathe better and make more power

The Fiat Panda is a city car produced by the Italian automobile manufacturer Fiat, and is now in its third generation. The first generation Fiat Panda was introduced in 1980. The second generation, launched in 2003, and was the European Car of the Year in 2004. The third generation debuted at Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2011 and assembled in Italy during the last quarter of that year. In over 31 years, Fiat has sold over 6.5 million Pandas globally.

The Fiat 500 is a two-door, four-passenger, transverse front-engine, front wheel drive subcompact car manufactured and marketed by Fiat since 2007, though the 500 name has been in use by Fiat since 1957.

Both are powered by an available 1.3L Multijet II high-pressure diesel engine. The engine design was first introduced in 2003 and was awarded International Engine of the Year for 2005 in the 1.0L – 1.4L category. As fitted to the Panda and Fiat 500, the engine was configured as a 1248 cc four-cylinder 16-valve turbodiesel that produces 95 horsepower at 4000 rpm and an oversized 200 lb-ft of torque at 1500rpm.

Removal of the OEM filter and installtion of the new filter should take just minutes

Everything needed to install a K&N replacement filter in your Fiat diesel is in the box

If you’re interested in increasing the horsepower and torque of a turbocharged diesel engine, the key is to deliver more air to the intake. The electronics will feed fuel into the cylinder to match the detected temperature and volume of the intake flow. The greater volume of cooler air that can be fed into the cylinder will result in a greater volume of fuel being injected, delivering the sought-after increase in power.

While the Fiat Multijet diesel engines produce a surprising amount of power, there’s still an opportunity to add more horsepower, as well as increased torque. That’s why K&N has developed the 33-3070 replacement air filter for the Fiat 500 and Fiat Panda. The K&N filter provides an increase of up to 50% more airflow to the engine. And by increasing the flow of air, the result can be better throttle response and improved torque at all points of your 1.3L diesel engine’s operating range.

The reason is that K&N air filters are manufactured from multiple layers of oiled cotton filter media. This type of construction not only allows for increased airflow but at the same time offers excellent filtration characteristics to ensure long engine life.

The K&N Filter Care Service Kit contains a bottle of cleaner and a bottle of oil

K&N filter care service kit restores air flow and brings your filter back to like new condition

Often OEM and less-expensive filters are made from more restrictive paper. Each design is verified through K&N’s in-house air filter filtration efficiency testing, which adheres to ISO 5011 protocols ensuring that K&N filters provide high airflow without sacrificing engine protection.

Once the K&N 33-3070 air filter has been installed you’ve eliminated the need to purchase and replace traditional filters for the life of your Fiat diesel. The only maintenance needed is a service you can do yourself in just a short time.

At intervals of 50,000 miles or about 80,000 kilometers (depending on your driving conditions) clean and re-oil your air filter with a K&N 99-5000 air filter cleaning kit, returning it to like-new condition. Your one K&N air filter is designed to last for the lifetime of your vehicle, which K&N guarantees will perform for up to 10 years or 1,000,000 miles without requiring replacement.

The K&N 33-3070 is designed to fit the following vehicles:

2017 FIAT PANDA III 1.3L L4 Diesel Engine - Euro 6
2017 FIAT 500L 1.3L L4 Diesel Engine - Euro 6
2017 FIAT 500 1.3L L4 Diesel Engine - Euro 6
2016 FIAT PANDA III 1.3L L4 Diesel Engine - Euro 6
2016 FIAT 500L 1.3L L4 Diesel Engine - Euro 6
2016 FIAT 500 1.3L L4 Diesel Engine - Euro 6


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