Air filter renewal in Fiat Punto

SOHC (8-valve) engines of Fiat Punto
1 Undo the retaining screws, lift off the air cleaner cover and take out the filter element (see illustrations).



Undo the screws (arrowed) and lift off the air cleaner cover...



...then take out the filter element - SOHC (8-valve) engines


2 Remove any debris that may have collected inside the air cleaner and wipe the inner surfaces clean.
3 Fit a new air fitter element in position, ensuring that the edges are securely seated.
4 Refit the air cleaner cover and secure with the retaining screws.

DOHC (16-valve) engines of Fiat Punto
5 Undo the three bolts securing the upper edge of the air cleaner cover to the main body. Tip the cover forward at the top and take out the filter element (see illustrations).



Undo the bolts securing the air cleaner cover to the main body...



... then tip the cover forward and take out the filter element


6 Remove any debris that may have collected inside the air cleaner and wipe the inner surfaces clean.
7 Fit a new air filter element in position, ensuring that the edges are securely seated.
8 Refit the air cleaner cover of Fiat Punto and secure with the three bolts.