No pressure registered on the guage. Not to me it's not. Oil light reset methods will vary from model to model, so when it in doubt consult your owner's manual. Thicker outer case than most other brands. I have a 2003 1500hd and my steering wheel has controls built into it. Fluid level should be checked periodically.
If it does, you reset the light with thesteering wheel controls. Check the gasket and threads for damage. If you still need assistance let me know. What is recommended oil weight for these 6. Take an oil reading on the dipstick.
If it doesn't, turn the car off quickly and add more oil. If that's not proof enough for conventional oil then I don't know what is! Thanks for starting such an informative topic, as regular changes of oil and other maintenance as well is pretty confusing to know the exact requirement for changes, I do believe in having an advice from a good technician about it until i get the exact if requirments idea of requirements of my specific vehicle. This premium aftermarket replacement E oil filter is manufactured to meet your expectations for fit, form, and function. Chevrolet gave customers many options on all three versions of the 2005 Silverado, so knowing the correct fluids to add to the truck components is imperative. The oil filler cap is to the right diagonal from the dipstick.
Submitted 2014-01-16 By 4thGenZ From Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Solid build. Slide yourself under your Silverado. I don't go off the computer either. Other than your wasting your money, there is nothing wrong with changing early. While the oil life message is displayed, press and hold the Enter button on the Driver Information Center for one second. You have to find it. Its questionable where the 3,000 miles change interval came from, but it likely had nothing to do with the oil's condition.
When the computer has calculated that the oil needs changing, the Oil Life Monitor will indicate that a change is necessary. Turn on the engine and check the oil pressure gauge to make sure it rises. Modern oils are absolutely fine to run to manufacturer recommendations as long as they meet the manufacturer's specification. The original engine oil drain plug wrench size should be a metric size. Watch for the oil light to flash and turn off. If you've had your oil changed at an authorized dealer, the technician will reset the light as part of the service.
The oil was absolutely fine at 13%, which was around 6,000 miles. This premium aftermarket replacement engine oil filter is manufactured to meet your expectations for fit, form, and function. Don't forget to clean the magnet on the end of your drain plug. I read an injector cleaning may help or switching to Pennzoil? We only sell parts from trusted brands like so that you can find quality parts you can count on. Its questionable where the 3,000 miles change interval came from, but it likely had nothing to do with the oil's condition. If you were successful the light should flash 5times then go out.
The light should be out. Thanks, Lee Nov 05, 2009. Use a 6-point socket wrench for the oil drain plug. Now cut a rectangular piece out about four inches wide and the length of the can. Push the seek button until you see oil life. They are engineered to handle all grades of synthetic, conventional and blended motor oils.
Do this by turning the key all the way forward without starting the engine push the gas pedal to the floor 3 times in 5 seconds wait a second then turn key off then start the truck light should flash then go away. All the lights will be displayed on your instrument panel. If your oil filter is clogged, you may notice a drop in oil pressure, sudden changes in oil consumption, or metallic sounds from the engine compartment. The main website is The technical on the 9000 5w40 is The technical on the 9003D 5w30 is I use Valvoline High Mileage 10W30 in both my vehicles. No matter the situation, Advance Auto Parts has the Oil Filter product you desperately need. Have parts delivered straight to your home, or find the nearest Advance Auto Parts store to check out our Oil Filter stock in-person! Use a typical banded oil filter wrench for the filter. I'm a a 3000 type of guy.
I ran the Rotella 15w40 in my gas Dodge 5. All Rotella is technically designed for Diesel engines but at the end of the day oil is oil! This can represent as much as 15% of the total media capacity. Most use a 15mm and on some models, a 13mm. It did strip when being removed after service life. In 2001, the Silverado replaced the C- and K-series trucks altogether.