Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FIAT GRANDE PUNTO (199) 1.2, FIAT Linea (323_, 110_) 1.3 D Multijet, LINCOLN Mark LT I 5.4 4x4, FIAT PUNTO EVO (199) 1.4 Natural Power, FIAT PUNTO Van (199) 1.3 D Multijet, FIAT PUNTO (199) 0.9 Bifuel, FIAT GRANDE PUNTO Van (199_) 1.3 JTD Multijet, FIAT PUNTO EVO Van (199_) 1.3 D Multijet (199.AXU1A)

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change a front shock strut on FIAT PUNTO 199 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: suspension strut – Fiat Punto 199. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #18
Drive socket # 15
Drive socket # 17
Drive socket # 18
HEX bit no.H6.
HEX bit no.H8.
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Clip removal tool
Phillips screwdriver
Round-nose pliers
Hydraulic strut spring compressor
Hydraulic transmission jack
Fender cover
Wheel chock
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Replacement: suspension strut – Fiat Punto 199. 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 199. Recommended sequence of steps:
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