Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.2 60 (188.030, .050, .130, .150, .230, .250), FIAT PUNTO Van (188AX) 1.2 60, FIAT PANDA (169) 1.2

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change oil filter and engine oil on FIAT PUNTO 2 (188) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat Punto 188. Tools you'll need:
Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat Punto 188. Tools you'll need:
All-purpose cleaning spray
Oil filter cup socket 76-14F
HEX bit no.H12.
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Oil drain pan
Funnel
Fender cover
All the parts you need to replace – Oil Filter for PUNTO (188) and other FIAT models
How to change Oil Filter on Fiat Punto 188 1.2 60 – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Oil Filter
How to change Oil Filter on FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.2 60 (188.030, .050, .130, .150, .230, .250) – tips for proper car maintenance
FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.2 60 (188.030, .050, .130, .150, .230, .250)
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Oil Filter on FIAT PUNTO Van (188AX) 1.2 60
FIAT PUNTO Van (188AX) 1.2 60
Easy tricks to help you to replace Oil Filter on FIAT PANDA (169) 1.2
FIAT PANDA (169) 1.2
Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat Punto 188. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Replace the oil filter every time when changing motor oil.
  • Use only new O-rings during installation.
  • Wear gloves to prevent contact with hot liquid.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat Punto 188. Use the following procedure:
  1. How to change Oil Filter on Fiat Punto 188 1999 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 1
    Open the hood.
  2. How to replace FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.2 60 2000 Oil Filter - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 2
    Use a fender protection cover to prevent damaging paintwork and plastic parts of the car.
  3. Fiat Punto 188 1.2 16V 80 2001 Oil Filter replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 3
    Remove the cap of the oil filler neck.
  4. Changing Oil Filter on FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.9 JTD 80 2002 by yourself
    Step 4
    Lift the car using a jack or place it over an inspection pit.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat Punto 188. Tip:
    The vehicle must be on even keel, and if it is at an angle, the drain plug must be at the lowest point.
  5. How to remove FIAT PUNTO 1.9 JTD 2003 Oil Filter - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 5
    Put a waste oil container with at least 3 l capacity under the drainage hole.
  6. How to replace Oil Filter on FIAT PUNTO (188) 2004: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 6
    Unscrew the drain plug.Use HEX No.H12.Use a ratchet wrench.
  7. How hard is it to do yourself: Oil Filter replacement on Fiat Punto 188 1.4 2005 - download illustrated guide
    Step 7
    Drain the used oil.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat Punto 188. Professionals recommend:
    Caution! The oil may be hot.
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    Step 8
    Clean the oil filter seat.Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  9. Changing of Oil Filter on Fiat Punto 188 2007 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 9
    Prepare a container for the old oil filter.
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    Step 10
    Unscrew the oil filter.Use the 76-14F socket.Use a ratchet wrench.
  11. Replacing Oil Filter on Fiat Punto 188 2009 1.2 60 by yourself
    Step 11
    Put the old oil filter in the container.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat Punto 188. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
    Move up the container. The oil starts to drain out of the drainage hole immediately after you have removed the oil filter.
  12. PUNTO (188) 1.9 JTD 2010 Oil Filter DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 12
    Clean the oil filter seat.
  13. How to change Oil Filter on FIAT PUNTO (188) 2011 - tips and tricks
    Step 13
    Lubricate the rubber seal of the new filter with a little amount of fresh oil.
  14. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Fiat Punto 188 2012 1.9 JTD Oil Filter
    Step 14
    Screw the new filter into its place.Use the 76-14F socket.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 18 Nm torque.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat Punto 188. Tip from AUTODOC:
    Wait until the oil has completely drained from the drainage hole.
  15. DIY replacement of Oil Filter on FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.3 JTD 16V 1999 is not an issue anymore with our step-by-step tutorial
    Step 15
    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole.
  16. How to change Oil Filter on Fiat Punto 188 1999 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 16
    Screw in the new drainage plug and tighten it. Use HEX No.H12.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 27 Nm torque.
  17. How to replace FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.2 60 2000 Oil Filter - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 17
    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole.Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  18. Fiat Punto 188 1.2 16V 80 2001 Oil Filter replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 18
    Lower the car.
  19. Changing Oil Filter on FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.9 JTD 80 2002 by yourself
    Step 19
    Remove the oil filler cap.
  20. How to remove FIAT PUNTO 1.9 JTD 2003 Oil Filter - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 20
    Insert the funnel.
  21. How to replace Oil Filter on FIAT PUNTO (188) 2004: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 21
    Pour oil into the engine through the filler.Required amount of oil: 2.6 l.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat Punto 188. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    Use the oil recommended by the manufacturer.
  22. How hard is it to do yourself: Oil Filter replacement on Fiat Punto 188 1.4 2005 - download illustrated guide
    Step 22
    Check the oil level using the dipstick.Top up oil if necessary.
    Please note!
    The oil level should be between the Min and Max marks.
  23. Need to know how to renew Oil Filter on FIAT PUNTO ? This free workshop manual will help you to do it yourself
    Step 23
    Install the oil filler cap.
  24. Changing of Oil Filter on Fiat Punto 188 2007 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 24
    Run the engine for a few minutes.After the oil pressure warning light goes out, stop the engine.
  25. FIAT PUNTO 1.9 DS 60 Oil Filter replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 25
    Check the oil level 5 minutes after the stop of the engine operation using a dipstick and add oil if necessary.
    Please note!
    The oil level should be between the Min and Max marks.Make sure that the oil filler cap is properly tightened.Check the threaded plug of the drainage hole and the oil filter seal for tightness. If necessary, carefully tighten them up.
  26. Replacing Oil Filter on Fiat Punto 188 2009 1.2 60 by yourself
    Step 26
    Remove the fender protection cover.
  27. PUNTO (188) 1.9 JTD 2010 Oil Filter DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 27
    Close the hood.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat Punto 188. AUTODOC recommends:
    Note that oil pressure warning light, which indicates insufficient pressure in the lubrication system, may be on for a longer time than usual. After a few seconds, the oil will fill all the channels, and the light will go out. To protect the environment from pollution, be sure to dispose of the used filters at special collection points.
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