Reviewers who used the Silverado as a tow vehicle were generally happy with its performance. You sure traded up for a durable platform didn't ya? Drain the oil and change the filter. Let it sit so oil drains back… Park the vehicle on a level surface. The transition takes less than 20 milliseconds and is virtually imperceptible. My brother in law has now reached almost 300K on his 99 Chev 6.
Check the link out for yourself. Most reviewers focus on the V8 lineup and are pleased with it. You now know the capacity. The cast iron manifolds feature saw cuts along their cylinder head mounting flange, which split the flange into three separate sections on the V6 and four separate sections on the V8s, allowing each section to move under extreme hot-cold temperature fluctuations to virtually eliminate movement of the exhaust manifold gaskets. And maybe if the General works at it really hard, they can make the next model Trucks butt ugly as well. Hey Dave, Glad to see you are the happy owner of a Tundra. I could push the check-mark button in the driver information center and….
The boss engine is a 6. The truck has been in higher-than-usual demand for towing and hauling duty. My manual for my 2018 correctly states 8qt not 8. I am assuming the oil pan must be a little different between the pick up 5. Your owners manual is more accurate than the media info.
The brakes are responsive, though one test example suffered from slightly spongy pedal action. And maybe if the General works at it really hard, they can make the next model Trucks butt ugly as well. As to oil capacity that is easy to find out. If the condition exhibited is resolved without completing every step, the remaining steps do not need to be performed. The Silverado comes with either a four- or six-speed automatic transmission, depending on th engine, and most reviewers prefer the six-speed unit. To further enhance combustion, the intake and exhaust valve positions have been switched from previous versions, and the valves are now slightly canted toward the cylinder centerline. Drain the oil and change the filter.
It's not just the sound though: the bite behind the bark is a force to be reckoned with. Oh, and get rid of this awesome remote starter you now use and go with one that shuts the engine off when you open the doors, that way you can make more money on replacement starters. Marketing does a poor job of doing there homework. Oil capacity has been increased to six quarts for the 4. Follow the directions on checking the oil, some are different. It benefits from wind noise enhancements, and also gets the ninth generation of OnStar. There have been many threads and polls concerning oil capacity in the 5.
Could I get some pointers on that? I realize this is almost like splitting hairs but you have read posts, including mine, that claim 6. Cross-bolted main bearing caps are secured to the block with four main bolts and two cross bolts each. The result is an engine that is quieter, smoother and more dependable, even under the toughest conditions. My brother in law has now reached almost 300K on his 99 Chev 6. All Chevrolet Silverado 1500 models are available as two- or four-wheel drive vehicles. Buy 6 quarts of oil and new filter, Drain old oil and remove old filter. A buddy just bought a 2016 and it holds 8 quarts.
If you are referring to the 4. I check it with engine hot and after sitting for a few minutes. If you look at the Sierra you will see that the 4. At first, they were fairly friendly. A number of towing packages are available from Chevrolet.
There is no need to drain the oil at this time, as this concern will not damage the engine nor affect operation. The Z71 offroader has specific monotube shocks. And I've always used quakerstate for everything from vehicles to tractors but now I'm thinking maybe synthetic but don't know enough about it to switch. Direct Injection The new EcoTec3 engines use direct fuel injection, which precisely meters fuel directly into the cylinders, to optimize combustion over a broad range of conditions. Advanced Combustion System At the heart of the new EcoTec3 engine family is an advanced combustion system that maximizes the potential of the direct fuel injection system, cylinder deactivation, continuously variable valve timing and other technologies. Modern cars and trucks need much less maintenance than the vehicles of 25 years ago, but they still have needs.
Marketing does a poor job of doing there homework. Now my '75 Camaro would go through a quart every 500 miles, but that was from leaking all over the place. That is what is odd. Depending on the model and equipment, the Silverado 1500 can tow up to 10,700 pounds. A crew cab model with four-wheel drive can haul up to 1,928 pounds.