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Engine 3.9L 6-Cylinder 

  • Recommended oil viscosity: 5W-30

  • Oil certification: API

  • Drain plug torque: 18 ft-lbs

  • Oil capacity: 4.0 quarts

Spark Plug Gap

  • 3.9L 6-Cylinder : 0.044''

Fuel

  • Capacity: 

  • Regular 20.0 gal (75.7 L)

  • Extended 25.1 gal (95.0 L)

Automatic Transmission — Pan Removal and Replacement

  • Capacity: 7.4 qt (7.0 L)

Coolant

  • Type: 50/50 mixture of clean, drinkable water and use only DEX-COOL® Coolant.

  • Capacity: 

  • 3.9L V6 Engine Front Climate Controls Only 10.8 qt (10.2 L)

  • 3.9L V6 Engine with Rear Climate Controls 12.2 qt (11.6 L)

Hydraulic Brake System

  • Type: Delco® Supreme 11 Brake Fluid or equivalent DOT-3 brake fluid

Windshield Washer

  • Type: Optikleen® Washer Solvent

Power Steering System

Automatic Transmission

  • Type: DEXRON®-VI Automatic Transmission Fluid

Key Lock Cylinders

  • Type: Multi-Purpose Lubricant, Superlube (GM Part No. U.S. 12346241, in Canada 10953474)

Chassis Lubrication

  • Type: Chassis Lubricant(GM Part No. U.S. 12377985, in Canada 88901242) or lubricant meeting requirements of NLGI #2, Category LB or GC-LB

Hood Latch Assembly, Secondary  Latch, Pivots, Spring Anchor, and Release Pawl

  • Type: Lubriplate Lubricant Aerosol (GM Part No. U.S. 12346293, in Canada 992723) or lubricant meeting requirements of NLGI #2, Category LB or GC-LB.

Hood and Door Hinges, Rear Folding Seat, Fuel Door Hinge, Liftgate Hinges, and Power Sliding Door Cable

  • Type: Multi-Purpose Lubricant, Superlube (GM Part No. U.S. 12346241, in Canada 10953474)

Sliding Door Track

  • Type: Lubriplate Lubricant Aerosol (GM Part No. U.S. 12346293, in Canada 992723) or lubricant meeting requirements of NLGI #2, Category LB or GC-LB.

Weatherstrip Conditioning

  • Type: Weatherstrip Lubricant (GM Part No. U.S. 3634770, in Canada 10953518) or Dielectric Silicone Grease (GM Part No. U.S. 12345579, in Canada 992887)

Powertrain


Engine

  • 3.5 L LX9 V6

  • 3.9 L LZ9 V6

  • 3.9 L LGD V6

Transmission

  • 4-speed 4T65-E automatic

Fuel Consumption


CHEVROLET FUEL CONSUMPTION UPLANDER

Safety Ratings


CHEVROLET SAFETY RATINGS UPLANDER

References


  1. 2009 Chevrolet Uplander Owners Manual 

  2. Chevrolet Uplander- Wikipedia.org

  3. US Department of Energy - FuelEconomy.gov

  4. NHTSA | National Highway Traffic Safety Administration -  NHTSA.gov

Lights

Front Lights

  • Daytime Running Light Bulb:

    • 3157-SCK

    • 3157AK

  • Front Sidemarker Light Bulb: 194

  • Front Turn Signal Light Bulb:

    • 3157-SCK

    •  3157AK

  • High Beam Headlight Bulb: H11LL

  • Low Beam Headlight Bulb: H11LL

Rear Lights

  • Back Up Light Bulb:

    • 3157-SCK

    •  3157KX

  • Brake Light Bulb:

    • 3157-SCK

    •  3157KX

  • Center High Mount Stop Light Bulb: LED

  • License Plate Light Bulb: 168

  • Parking Light Bulb

    • 3157-SCK

    • 3157AK

  • Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb:

    • 3157-SCK

    • 3157KX

  • Tail Light Bulb:

    • 3157-SCK

    •  3157KX

Interior Lights

  • Dome Light Bulb: 562

  • Luggage Compartment Light Bulb: 562

  • Map Light Bulb: 168