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2005 CHEVROLET TRUCKS SILVERADO 1500 PICKUP 5.3L 8-cyl Engine Code [T]   
 LUBRICANTS & FLUIDS:
Engine Oil
     Grade 1......API*[1]

Maximum Performance Signature Series 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil (ASLQT) Signature Series 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil (ASLQT)

Performance Plus XL 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil (XLFQT) XL 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil (XLFQT)

Performance OE 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil (OEFQT) OE 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil (OEFQT)

     All TEMPS......5W-30 [2]
Manual Transmission,NV3500......GLS [3]
     All TEMPS......
         Synthetic Synchromesh Transmission Fluid (5W-30) (MTFQT)
Automatic Transmission,4L60-E......AF6 [4]
         Signature Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATL) (ATLQT)
         OE Fuel-Efficient Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (OTLQT)
Differential, Front F4WD......GL-5
     All TEMPS......75W-90 [5]
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
Differential, Rear 9.50 RG......GL-5
     All TEMPS......75W-90 [5]
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
Differential, Rear 8.6 RG......GL-5
     All TEMPS......75W-90 [5]
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
Differential, Rear 10.50 RG......GL-5
     All TEMPS......75W-90 [5]
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
Differential, Front 9.25 RG......GL-5
     All TEMPS......75W-90 [5]
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
Differential, Front S4WD......GL-5
     All TEMPS......80W-90 [6]
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
Transfer Case,NVG 263-NP1......GLS [7]
         Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) (ATFQT)
         OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (OTFQT)
         Torque-Drive Synthetic Transmission Fluid (ATD1G)
Transfer Case,NVG 246-NP8......SLF [8]
         Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) (ATFQT)
         OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (OTFQT)
Transfer Case,NVG 261-NP2......GLS [7]
         Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) (ATFQT)
         OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (OTFQT)
         Torque-Drive Synthetic Transmission Fluid (ATD1G)
Transfer Case,NVG 149-NP3......GLS [7]
         Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) (ATFQT)
         OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (OTFQT)
         Torque-Drive Synthetic Transmission Fluid (ATD1G)
Fluids
     Clutch Fluid......HB
         AMSOIL Brake Fluid DOT-3 (BF3SN) [9]
     Brake Fluid......HB
         AMSOIL Brake Fluid DOT-3 (BF3SN) [10]
     Power Steering Fluid......PS
         Power Steering Fluid (PSFCN) [11]
[1] Oil must be formulated to meet GM standard GM6094M.
[2] SAE 5W-30 is preferred.
[3] GM P/N 12345349 or equivalent.
[4] This specification has been updated from Dexron II or III to
Dexron VI per a Technical Service Bulletin from the
manufacturer
[5] Synthetic axle lubricant GM Part no. 89021677 / Canada
89021678 formulated to meet GM Specification 9986115.
[6] GM Part No US 89021671, Canada 89021672
[7] GM recommends Part No. 88861800 (Canada 88861801)
or equivalent for manual transmission, transfer
case applications.
[8] GM P/N 88900402, Spec. 9986186 (supersedes GM P/N
12378508)
[9] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3 P/N 12345347, spec. 9985642
[10] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3 P/N 12377967, Spec. 9986121
[11] GM P/N 89021184
 FILTERS:
Oil Filter Absolute Efficiency Oil Filter (EA15K32) [1] [2]
Oil Filter WIX 51042 Oil Filter [3]
Air Filter WIX 42488 Air Filter [4]
Air Filter WIX 42487 Air Filter [5]
Transmission Filter WIX 58904 Trans Filter [6]
Transmission Filter WIX 58847 Auto Tran Filter [7]
Transmission Filter WIX 58608 Auto Tran Filter [8]
[1] Canada (Region); 1 (Qty)
[2] United States (Region); 1 (Qty)
[3] Manufacturer OE Recommended Oil Change Intervals
[4] Heavy Duty; Standard Version
[5] Light Duty
[6] 4L60E - Shallow Pan
[7] 4L60E - Deep Pan
[8] 4L80E
 NGK PLUGS AND WIRESETS:
GPSERIESPLUGTR5GP
IXIRIDIUMPLUGTR5IX
PREMIUMIRIDIUMPLUGIZTR5B-11
PREMIUMPLATINUMPLUGPTR5D-10
VPOWERPLUGTR5
WIRESETWIRESETRC-GMX091 [1]
[1] 10.5 leads
 WIPER BLADES:
Blade ClassDriverPassenger
ExactFit T221  T221 
NeoForm T16220  T16220 
Winter T37225  T37225 
 CHASSIS LUBRICATION:
2WD
      6-8 Fittings, 0 Plugs..........LB
         Synthetic Multi-Purpose Grease NLGI #2 GC/LB (GLC3P)
         Synthetic Water Resistant Grease (GWR3P)
         DOMINATOR Synthetic Racing Grease NLGI#2 GC/LB (GRGCR)
4WD
      11-13 Fittings, 0 Plugs..........LB
         Synthetic Multi-Purpose Grease NLGI #2 GC/LB (GLC3P)
         Synthetic Water Resistant Grease (GWR3P)
         DOMINATOR Synthetic Racing Grease NLGI#2 GC/LB (GRGCR)
 CAPACITIES:
Engine, with filter..........6 quarts [1]
Cooling System, AT Initial Fill..........15.2 quarts [2]
Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
Cooling System, AT Initial Fill..........16.8 quarts [3]
Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
Automatic Transmission, 4L60-E Initial Fill..........5 quarts
Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
   4 speed 4L60-E..........11.2 quarts
Manual Transmission, NV3500..........4.2 pints [4]
Differential, 8.6 RingGear Rear..........4.2 pints
Differential, 9.50 RingGear Rear..........5.5 pints
Differential, S4WD Front..........3 pints
Differential, 10.50 RingGear Rear..........5.5 pints
Differential, F4WD Front..........3 pints
Differential, 9.25 RingGear Front..........3.6 pints
Transfer Case, NVG 261-NP2..........4 pints
Transfer Case, NVG 263-NP1..........4 pints
Transfer Case, NVG 149-NP3..........4.4 pints
Transfer Case, NVG 246-NP8..........4 pints
[1] After refill check oil level.
[2] With AC & Engine Driven cooling system.
[3] With AC & Electric cooling fan system.
[4] Approximate, fill until level with bottom of fill plug.
 TORQUES:
   Oil Drain Plug.....18 ft/lbs
   Manual Transmission NV3500
     Fill Plug 22 ft/lbs
     Drain Plug 22 ft/lbs
   Transfer Case NVG263-NP1
     Fill Plug 15 ft/lbs
     Drain Plug 15 ft/lbs

   Transfer Case NVG261-NP2
     Fill Plug 15 ft/lbs
     Drain Plug 15 ft/lbs

   Transfer Case NVG246-NP8
     Fill Plug 15 ft/lbs
     Drain Plug 15 ft/lbs

   Transfer Case NVG149-NP3
     Fill Plug 15 ft/lbs
     Drain Plug 15 ft/lbs

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