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Correct Oil Filter Use on 1.4L and 1.8L Engines

Correct Oil Filter Use on 1.4L and 1.8L Engines

The 1.4L engine (RPO LUV) and 1.8L engine (RPO LWE) available in 2013-2018 Encore, Sonic, Trax; 2016 Cruze (VIN P); and 2013-2015 Cruze models use two different oil filters. Two […]

March 28, 2018
Oil Filter Installation on the 3.6L V6 Engine (LGZ)

Oil Filter Installation on the 3.6L V6 Engine (LGZ)

The 3.6L engine (RPO LGZ) available on 2017-2018 Colorado and Canyon models uses an engine oil filter adapter (housing assembly) with an adapter center insert (Fig. 10) that supports the […]

March 16, 2018
Proper Oil Filter Use on the 1.4L Engine

Proper Oil Filter Use on the 1.4L Engine

The 1.4L turbocharged engine (RPO LUV) available in 2013-2018 Encore, 2016 Cruze (VIN P), 2013-2015 Cruze, and 2013-2018 Sonic and Trax models uses two different oil filters. It’s important to […]

May 20, 2017
Spin-On Oil Filter Replacement

Spin-On Oil Filter Replacement

The correct match of oil filter to engine application is more important now than ever with the tight tolerances, two stage oil pumps and high flow lubrication requirements of today’s […]

April 5, 2017
Proper Oil Filter Replacement Helps Prevent Engine Damage

Proper Oil Filter Replacement Helps Prevent Engine Damage

Modern engine technologies used in GM passenger cars and trucks today require different oil filtration needs than in the past. Bearing clearances are tighter, and the replacement of lead overlay […]

April 26, 2016
Updated Engine Oil Capacities Chart

Updated Engine Oil Capacities Chart

An updated Engine Oil Capacities chart for the 2019-2020 model years is now available under the Reference Chart menu. The chart includes engine, RPO, specifications (liters and quarts) and oil […]

September 13, 2019
Oil Pan Drain Plug Leak

Oil Pan Drain Plug Leak

An engine oil leak may be noticed after an oil and filter change on some 2017-2019 Cruze and 2018-2019 Equinox and Terrain models equipped with the 1.6L 4-cylinder diesel engine […]

January 23, 2019
Corvette Break-In Oil Change Information

Corvette Break-In Oil Change Information

2014-2019 Corvette models equipped with the 6.2L V8 engine (RPO LT1, LT4, LT5) with a dry sump oil system (RPO Z52) (Fig. 31) require an engine oil change immediately after […]

August 24, 2018
6.6L V8 Gasoline Engine Exchange

6.6L V8 Gasoline Engine Exchange

The 6.6L V8 gasoline engine (RPO L8T) (Fig. 20) available on 2020 Silverado 2500/3500 and Sierra 2500/3500 models is now under the engine exchange program for the 2020 model year. […]

July 31, 2019
Honoring Our Heroes Silent Auction Offering Special Edition Tool Boxes

Honoring Our Heroes Silent Auction Offering Special Edition Tool Boxes

GM Customer Care & Aftersales, GMC and GMC dealers are hosting the 6th Annual Honoring Our Heroes Gala to help raise funds to build custom-designed, mortgage-free Smart Homes that meet […]

April 20, 2018
Improper Engine Gasket Cleaning Methods Using Surface Conditioning Discs

Improper Engine Gasket Cleaning Methods Using Surface Conditioning Discs

When cleaning engine gasket sealing surfaces or cleaning parts from an engine that are to be reused, it’s critical to not use surface conditioning discs, such as abrasive pads or […]

April 12, 2017
New Colorado ZR2 Takes Off-Roading to New Heights

New Colorado ZR2 Takes Off-Roading to New Heights

The new 2017 Colorado ZR2 (Fig. 1) is designed to excel off-road, whether that’s tackling out-of-the-way two-tracks, technical rock crawling, or desert running. At its introduction, the ZR2 boasts more […]

April 5, 2017
Engine Concerns Resulting from Improper Service

Engine Concerns Resulting from Improper Service

Following the recommended vehicle maintenance schedule is critical to proper engine operation over the life of a vehicle. Performing the required maintenance procedures on all GM vehicles reduces the possibility […]

July 8, 2016
Transmission Electrical or Communication DTCs

Transmission Electrical or Communication DTCs

Some 2005-2010 Cobalt, 2005-2011 HHR, and 2005-2006 Pursuit models may have transmission-related electrical or communication DTCs that may be intermittent and difficult to duplicate.   Check the transmission wiring harness […]

May 3, 2016
UPDATE: No Start, Loss of Communication Conditions

UPDATE: No Start, Loss of Communication Conditions

Some 2015-2016 Colorado and Canyon models may have a condition of no crank/start, loss of communication, engine stall or an illuminated Service Engine Soon lamp with possible Driver Information Center […]

January 15, 2016
New Duramax Diesel 3.0L 6-Cylinder Engine Powers Up Silverado 1500, Sierra 1500

New Duramax Diesel 3.0L 6-Cylinder Engine Powers Up Silverado 1500, Sierra 1500

The all-new Duramax® Diesel 3.0L inline 6-cylinder turbocharged engine (RPO LM2) delivers plenty of power — producing 282 horsepower and 450 lb.-ft. of torque — along with impressive fuel economy […]

September 13, 2019