Front window glass of Fiat Punto

Removal

1 Remove the door inner trim panel and the plastic sealing sheet.
2 Operate the window regulator mechanism, such that the glass-to-regulator retaining clip is accessible through the door aperture.
3 Support the glass, then unclip the plastic fastener that secures the window glass to the regulator mechanism. To do this, engage a screwdriver over the strap at the base of the fastener and push downwards. This will release the fastener from its retaining peg (see illustrations).



Engage a screwdriver over the strap at the base of the Fiat Punto window glass fastener and push downwards ...



... to release the fastener (A) from the retaining peg (B)


4 With the plastic fastener released, disengage the regulator mechanism from the hole at the base of the window glass.
5 Lower the glass to the bottom of the guide channels, and disengage the front edge of the glass from the front guide channel.
6 Pull the glass out of the rear guide channel to disengage the plastic slider (see illustration).



Pull the glass out of the rear guide channel to disengage the plastic slider (arrowed)


7 Lift the glass upwards at the rear and remove it from the inside of the door frame of Fiat Punto (see illustration).



Lift the glass upwards at the rear and remove it from the inside of the door frame


Refitting

8 Locate the glass in the door and engage the plastic slider with the rear guide channel. Push the glass rearwards until the slider is heard to engage with the channel.
9 Engage the front edge of the glass of Fiat Punto with the front guide channel, then move the glass upwards to its mid position.
10 Engage the regulator mechanism with the hole at the base of the glass, then reach up behind and reconnect the plastic fastener.
11 Check the operation of the glass and regulator then refit the door inner trim panel and plastic sheet.

Front window regulator of Fiat Punto

Removal

12 Separate the window glass from the regulator mechanism.
13 Fully raise the window glass, and secure the glass in position using suitable tape, or by wedging the glass in position using rags between the glass and the edge of the door - ensure that the glass cannot drop into the door. Alternatively, lift the glass panel out through the window aperture.
14 Unscrew the three nuts securing the regulator assembly to the door (see illustration).



Unscrew the three nuts (arrowed) securing the regulator assembly to the front door


15 Lower the assembly down to the bottom of the door and disconnect the motor wiring connector (see illustration).



Lower the regulator assembly and disconnect the motor wiring connector


16 Manipulate the complete regulator assembly out through the aperture in the door of Fiat Punto (see illustration).



Manipulate the regulator assembly out through the door aperture


Refitting

17 Refitting is a reversal of removal, bearing in mind the following points:
a) Attach the window glass to the regulator as described previously, before tightening the regulator retaining nuts.
b) Check the operation of the window mechanism before refitting the door inner trim panel.
c) Refit the door inner trim panel and plastic sheet.

Rear window glass of Fiat Punto

Removal

18 Remove the door inner trim panel and plastic sealing sheet in Fiat Punto car.
19 Carefully prise the lower window aperture outer weatherstrip upwards from its location remove it from the door frame (see illustration).



Carefully prise the rear door window aperture weatherstrip upwards and remove it from the door


20 Operate the window regulator mechanisme to move the glass to the fully closed position.
21 Undo the two retaining bolts and remove the window glass lower rear guide channel.
22 Operate the window regulator mechanism, such that the glass-to-regulator retaining clip accessible through the door aperture.
23 Support the glass, then unclip the plastic fastener that secures the window glass to the regulator mechanism. To do this, pull strap at the base of the fastener downwards. This will release the fastener from its retaining peg.
24 With the plastic fastener released disengage the regulator mechanism from the hole at the base of the window glass.
25 Lower the glass to the bottom of the guide channels, and pull the rear channel out of the door aperture (see illustration).



Lower the glass to the bottom of the guide channels, and pull the rear channel out of the door aperture


26 Move the glass rearwards to disengage the plastic slider from the front guide channel, then pull the front channel out of the door aperture of Fiat Punto (see illustrations).



Move the glass rearwards to disengage the plastic slider (arrowed) from the front guide channel...



... then pull the front channel out of the door aperture


27 Lift the glass upwards at the rear and remove it from the outside of the door frame (see illustration).



Lift the glass upwards at the rear and remove it from the outside of the door frame of Fiat Punto


Refitting

28 Locate the glass in the door and refit the front guide channel.
29 Engage the plastic slider with the front guide channel and push the glass forwards until the slider is heard to engage with the channel.
30 Locate the rear guide channel over the glass and push the channel down Into Its location in the door aperture.
31 Engage the regulator mechanism with the hole at the base of the glass, then reach up behind and reconnect the plastic fastener.
32 Refit the window aperture outer weatherstrip.
33 Check the operation of the glass and regulator then refit the door inner trim panel and plastic sheet.

Rear window regulator of Fiat Punto

Removal

34 Separate the window glass from the regulator mechanism.
35 Fully raise the window glass, and secure the glass in position using suitable tape, or by wedging the glass in position using rags between the glass and the edge of the door - ensure that the glass cannot drop into the door. Alternatively, lift the glass panel out through the window aperture.
36 Unscrew the four nuts securing the regulator assembly to the door (see illustration).



Unscrew the four nuts (arrowed) securing the rear window regulator assembly to the door


37 Disengage the regulator shaft from the door, then lower the assembly and manipulate it out through the door aperture (see illustration).



Disengage the regulator shaft, then manipulate the regulator assembly out through the door aperture


Refitting

38 Refitting is a reversal of removal, bearing in mind the following points:
a) Attach the window glass of Fiat Punto to the regulator as described previously, before tightening the regulator retaining nuts.
b) Check the operation of the window mechanism before refitting the door inner trim panel.
c) Refit the door inner trim panel and plastic sheet.