i have a 1997 1.6 8v punto. this is where it is on mine......
if you jack the car up and look close to the front, you should see the filter slightly to the drivers side on a angle.. It rides quite low down so jacking the car up would be the best option. i know its not v. informative but i cant think how else 2 explain it.
On a Fiat Punto, the sump plug is at the base of the sump. It should be a hexagonal fitment and somewhere between 12-13 mm. .
Its a hexagonal fitment and should be 12-13mm
That would be a Fram PH8172
11-12 quarts with filter.11-12 quarts with filter.
In the filter housing, d/s front of the engine, need a (12-14?) fluted oil filter socket
12 qt. (11.3L) with filter
Equivalent to 052-050-02
Punto Fijo - album - was created on 2003-12-08.
12-050-01 may be a better number to search oil filter suppliers for a substitute. The Kohler oil filter 12-050-01 was superceeded to 12 050 01-S1. Fram still has the old number and it crosses to Fram filter PH8172
Wix has a filter look up site that lists many equivalents. wixfilters.com The Wix filter for the Kohler 12-050-01 is a 51056.
Acording to the Fram Oil Filter reference guide, Kohler 12 050 01 s can be replaced with Fram PH8172.