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

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change gas struts / tailgate struts on FIAT PUNTO 2 (188) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: tailgate struts – Fiat Punto 188. Tools you need:
Replacement: tailgate struts – Fiat Punto 188. Tools you need:
Flat Screwdriver
Hydraulic transmission jack
All the parts you need to replace – Tailgate Struts for PUNTO (188) and other FIAT models
How to change Gas Spring, boot- / cargo area on Fiat Punto 188 1.2 60 – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Gas Spring, boot- / cargo area
How to change Gas Spring, boot- / cargo area 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 Gas Spring, boot- / cargo area on FIAT PUNTO Van (188AX) 1.2 60
FIAT PUNTO Van (188AX) 1.2 60
Replacement: tailgate struts – Fiat Punto 188. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Right and left gas struts of the boot lid should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the right and left gas struts of the boot lid.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Fiat Punto 188 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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