Mirror assembly on Fiat Punto

Removal

1 Remove the Fiat Punto mirror inner trim panel.
2 On models with electrically-adjustable mirrors, disconnect the mirror wiring connector.
3 Remove the foam insulation for access to me mirror retaining nut.
4 Using pointed-nose pliers engaged with the slots in the mirror retaining nut, unscrew the nut and withdraw the mirror from the door (see illustration).

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Using pointed-nose pliers, unscrew the retaining nut and withdraw the mirror from the door

Refitting

5 Refitting is a reversal of removal.

Mirror glass of Fiat Punto

Removal

6 Push the inner edge of the glass inwards to create an opening between the outer edge of the glass and the mirror body.
7 Insert a small screwdriver between the mirror glass and the mirror body, and carefully release the mirror glass securing clips (see illustration).



Using a small screwdriver, carefully release the mirror glass securing clips


Warning: Protect your hands and eyes from glass splinters.
8 Where applicable, disconnect the heater element wiring from the rear of the glass, and withdraw the glass from the mirror assembly.

Refitting

9 Where applicable, reconnect the wires to the rear of the Fiat Punto mirror glass, then push the glass into position to engage the securing clips.