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2006 GMC TRUCKS SIERRA 1500 PICKUP 5.3L 8-cyl Engine Code [T]   
 LUBRICANTS & FLUIDS:
Engine Oil
     Grade 1......SEO23

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 [1]
     Below -20 F......0W-30
Manual Transmission,NV3500......GLS31
     All TEMPS......
         Manual Synchromesh Transmission Fluid 5W-30 (MTFQT)
Automatic Transmission,4L65-E......AF6
         Signature Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATL) (ATLQT)
         OE Fuel-Efficient Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (OTLQT)
Automatic Transmission,4L70-E......AF6
         Signature Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATL) (ATLQT)
         OE Fuel-Efficient Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (OTLQT)
Automatic Transmission,4L60-E......AF6
         Signature Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATL) (ATLQT)
         OE Fuel-Efficient Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (OTLQT)
Differential, Rear 11.50 RG......SL136 [2]
     All TEMPS......
         Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Long Life Synthetic Gear Lube (FGRQT)
Differential, Rear 9.75 RG......SL136 [2]
     All TEMPS......
         Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Long Life Synthetic Gear Lube (FGRQT)
Differential, Front 9.25 RG......SL136 [3]
     All TEMPS......
         Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Long Life Synthetic Gear Lube (FGRQT)
Differential, Rear 10.50 RG......SL136 [2]
     All TEMPS......
         Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Long Life Synthetic Gear Lube (FGRQT)
Differential, Front F4WD......SL136 [3]
     All TEMPS......
         Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Long Life Synthetic Gear Lube (FGRQT)
Differential, Rear 9.50 RG......SL136 [2]
     All TEMPS......
         Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Long Life Synthetic Gear Lube (FGRQT)
Differential, Rear 8.6 RG......SL136 [2]
     All TEMPS......
         Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Long Life Synthetic Gear Lube (FGRQT)
Differential, Front S4WD......GL-5
     All TEMPS......80W-90
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
         Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Long Life Synthetic Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTQT)
Transfer Case,NVG 263-NP1......GLS37
         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......GLS37
         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 261-NP2......GLS37
         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......SL033 [4]
         Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) (ATFQT)
         OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (OTFQT)
Fluids
     Clutch Fluid......HB
         DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [5]
     Brake Fluid......HB
         DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [6]
     Power Steering Fluid......PS004
         Power Steering Fluid (PSFCN)
[1] SAE 5W-30 is preferred.
[2] Use synthetic axle lubricant P/N 88900401 which replaces
previously recommended synthetic lubricant P/N 12378261
meeting GM Specification 9986115.
[3] Use synthetic axle lubricant P/N 88900401 which replaces
previously recommended synthetic axle lubricant P/N 89021677
, Canada P/N 89021678 meeting GM Specification 9986115.
[4] GM P/N 88900402, Spec. 9986186 (supersedes GM P/N
12378508)
[5] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3 P/N 12345347, spec. 9985642
[6] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3. Original recommendation
P/N 12377967 has been replaced by P/N 19299818.
 FILTERS:
Oil Filter Absolute Efficiency Oil Filter (EA15K32)
Oil Filter WIX 51042 Oil Filter
Air Filter WIX 42488 Air Filter [1]
Air Filter WIX 42487 Air Filter [2]
Transmission Filter WIX 58904 Trans Filter [3]
Transmission Filter WIX 58847 Auto Tran Filter [4]
Transmission Filter WIX 58608 Auto Tran Filter [5]
[1] Heavy Duty; Standard Version
[2] Light Duty
[3] 4L60E - Shallow Pan
[4] 4L60E - Deep Pan
[5] 4L80E - Pan Gasket Reusable - Not Included
 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:
4WD
      11-13 Fittings, 0 Plugs..........LB
         Synthetic Multi-Purpose Grease NLGI #2 (GLC3P)
         Synthetic Water Resistant Grease (GWR3P)
         DOMINATOR® Synthetic Racing Grease (GRGCR)
RWD
      6-8 Fittings, 0 Plugs..........LB
         Synthetic Multi-Purpose Grease NLGI #2 (GLC3P)
         Synthetic Water Resistant Grease (GWR3P)
         DOMINATOR® Synthetic Racing Grease (GRGCR)
 CAPACITIES:
Engine, with filter..........6 quarts [1]
Cooling System, AT Initial Fill..........15.5 quarts
Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
Cooling System, MT Initial Fill..........17 quarts
Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
Automatic Transmission, 4L60-E Initial Fill..........5 quarts
Automatic Transmission, 4L65-E Initial Fill..........5 quarts
Automatic Transmission, 4L70-E Initial Fill..........5 quarts
Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
   4 speed 4L60-E..........11.2 quarts
   4 speed 4L65-E..........11.2 quarts
   4 speed 4L70-E..........11.2 quarts
Manual Transmission, NV3500..........4.9 pints [2]
Differential, S4WD Front..........3 pints
Differential, 9.25 RingGear Front..........3.6 pints
Differential, 10.50 RingGear Rear..........5.5 pints
Differential, 11.50 RingGear Rear..........6.3 pints
Differential, 8.6 RingGear Rear..........4.2 pints
Differential, 9.50 RingGear Rear..........5.5 pints
Differential, 9.75 RingGear Rear..........5.9 pints
Differential, F4WD Front..........3 pints
Transfer Case, NVG 149-NP3..........4.4 pints
Transfer Case, NVG 246-NP8..........4 pints
Transfer Case, NVG 261-NP2..........4 pints
Transfer Case, NVG 263-NP1..........4 pints
[1] After refill check oil level.
[2] 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 NVG149-NP3
     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 NVG261-NP2
     Fill Plug 15 ft/lbs
     Drain Plug 15 ft/lbs

   Transfer Case NVG263-NP1
     Fill Plug 15 ft/lbs
     Drain Plug 15 ft/lbs

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