You'll need to do this from underneath the truck. We recommend wearing safety glasses whenever you are working under your Envoy. Options include traction control, navigation system, and sunroof. I typically cannot loosen the oil filter by hand so I squeeze and oil filter wrench up through the opening and place it on the oil filter. It will be sitting upright closer to the front of the truck. The oil filter is on the passenger side of the engine and can be reached by sticking your hand between the oil pan and the frame rails. Finally, towing capacity maxes out at 6700 lbs.
Now, you will attach the filter to the engine, this should be done by hand only. Please contact your local dealer for latest info. I usually purchase 1 5 quart jug and 2 single quarts and put it all in. Gas mileage comes out to 15 mpg in the city and 19 on the highway. You can share this information with your friends Copyright © 2012-2019,. Just loosen the filter using the wrench, remember lefty loosey righty tighty! If this does not work, repeat procedure. This video shows you the location of your oil drain plug, oil filter, oil fill cap and dipstick in addition to the steps needed to change the oil and filter in your Envoy.
Towing capacity maxes out at 6700 lbs. Gas mileage comes out to 15 mpg in the city and 19 on the highway. No more frustrating and fruitless time spent in the owner' s manual. Now, fill the engine back up with oil. Remove The Oil Drain Plug Once the oil has been drained from the pan, you will want to remove the oil filter. In my 2002 both cleared the problem. If your Envoy is too low to the ground to access your drain plug and oil filter, be sure to use jack stands and safe jacking procedures before getting under your Envoy.
Then just go to any auto parts store and they'll give you a new one. The information provided herein is a reference provided to you at no charge. The picture below is taken from that vantage point. This will create a seal against the mounting point of the filter. Engine Oil Capacities Engine Oil L6 Engine 7.
There are many factors that affect the towing capacity of the vehicle, with the engine, transmission, suspension, chassis and frame strength the main factors. You'll have to reach up past the frame. After you've taken out those three, you should lift the whole thing out battery and shroud together. If all checks out, replace the 710 cap and enjoy the rest of your day! Before I start to loosen the filter I place the oil catch can in a position under the filter to catch as much oil as possible. Simply click on the button below, and then follow the directions to prepare a complete and printable list of filters and fluid capacities for your vehicle. The two terminals in the back make it hard.
Slowly depress accelerator pedal 3 times within 5 seconds. You should always attempt to verify the information with your vehicle manual or information provided on the underhood stick, sometimes also located on the top of the accumulator. Refrigerant and oil capacity guides are based on data provided by sources such as AllData and Mitchell. I am still looking for the Envoy oil filter. If those don't work, rent a code reader from your auto parts store and see what the problem is.
You have to remove the flimsy underbody protection plate. Turn the ignition over without starting it, push the gas pedal down all of the way three times within 5 seconds, The light will flash indicating you were sucessful, turn ignition to off this locks the reset then start your car and the light should go off. If you fill engine or axles of your car with oil to the brim it may damage your vehicle engine or axles and void manufacturer warranty. You need a metric set to undo the 3 screws. Options include navigation system and sunroof. You never know what could be dripping down from the engine, battery acid, engine coolant, brake fluid, etc. The standard capacity is what the truck can handle consistently, whereas the maximum capacity is the most the vehicle should ever tow and should not be done on a consistent basis.
Now you can put the 13mm oil drain plug back and reattach the plastic skid plate to the frame rails. If it isn't printed on the oil cap, check your owners manual for the exact type before adding new oil. After that, you have to pry the shoud off the battery. Seal The Oil Filter, Put Oil On The Black Part. We have this information and we give it to you for free.
If your vehicle was originally charged with R12 refrigerant, for example, the oil type specified, 'mineral', will not apply. It's hard to take the shroud off before you lift the battery out. Theres one that attaches to the body, one to the bar that goes along the top, and theres one on the left side below the vacuum hose and air induction. . The first thing you need to do is unscrew the oil fill cap. These engines take 7 quarts of 5w30 motor oil.