Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.3 JTD 16V

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Tools
Replacement: suspension strut – Fiat Punto 188. Tools you need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Copper grease
Combination spanner №10
Combination spanner №15
Combination spanner №27
Drive socket # 10
Drive socket # 15
HEX №H5 wrench
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Flat screwdriver
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Shock Absorber for PUNTO (188) and other FIAT models
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FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.3 JTD 16V
Replacement: suspension strut – Fiat Punto 188. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Both shock struts of the front suspension should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right shock struts of the front suspension.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: suspension strut – Fiat Punto 188. Recommended sequence of steps:
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