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Old 24-07-2017   #1
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Heater panel removal.

I need to remove the panel with the heater controls on it. (The panel you'd remove to replace the bulbs behind the heater/blowers/position switches).


I've had an initial look - there's two torx screws underneath, one of which is impeded by the trim near the cup holder, so assuming I have to loosen bolt in passenger footwell to give me some room.


I'm assuming there's a couple more hidden by the radio.


Has anyone removed this? I can't find a guide anywhere.


Please don't tell me I have to remove the dash!
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Re: Heater panel removal.

There's a guide here for the Grande Punto that may help:

http://www.fiatforum.com/grande-punt...-controls.html

EDIT: having read to the bottom there is a comment that says the Evo is different so perhaps this won't help at all!
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Re: Heater panel removal.

Quote Originally Posted by PuntoR60SX View Post
There's a guide here for the Grande Punto that may help:

http://www.fiatforum.com/grande-punt...-controls.html

EDIT: having read to the bottom there is a comment that says the Evo is different so perhaps this won't help at all!
hi,

one of our european ( scandinavian..) owners did add some more Evo / 2012 info in the last year.

http://www.fiatforum.com/punto-evo/4...rol-bulbs.html

IF you manage to do this can I ask that you make a quick GUIDE..and upload pics via the forums server..

Photobucket pics keep disappearing,

cheers,
charlie
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Any updates on this? I'm looking to replace my heater control panel and I'm not sure which/how many of the surrounding trim panels need to be removed as they all seem to overlap.
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Re: Heater panel removal.

Quote Originally Posted by Karlossus View Post
Any updates on this? I'm looking to replace my heater control panel and I'm not sure which/how many of the surrounding trim panels need to be removed as they all seem to overlap.
http://www.fiatforum.com/punto-evo/4...rol-bulbs.html
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