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The Buick Encore, spanning from 2013 to 2022, is a compact luxury crossover SUV that caters to the demand for smaller, city-friendly SUVs. Built on General Motors’ Gamma II platform, it offers a comfortable and quiet ride focusing on maneuverability and urban practicality. Its compact dimensions make parking and navigating tight spaces a breeze, making it an excellent choice for city dwellers. The Encore boasts a well-appointed cabin with upscale materials and a user-friendly infotainment system. It provides seating for up to five passengers with a comfortable and ergonomic design. The Encore offers optional all-wheel drive for traction and stability in various driving conditions. Despite its compact size, it provides ample cargo space, thanks to its versatile rear seats. Overall, the Buick Encore offers an appealing blend of luxury, practicality, and maneuverability for those seeking a compact luxury SUV.



Buick Encore specifications, engine oil capacity, spark plug gap, safety rating, fuel consumption, transmission, and light bulb sizes.


  • GM Gamma II

1.4L Inline-Four Multi-Port Fuel Injected Turbo Gasoline Engine (128 hp, 95 kW; 130 PS @ 4900 rpm)

  • Recommended Oil Viscosity: 5W-30
  • Oil Certification: API
  • Drain Plug Torque: 18 lb-ft (24 Nm)
  • Oil Capacity: 4.0 quarts (3.8 liters)

Spark Plug Gap

  • 1.01-1.27 mm (0.040-0.050 inches)

1.4L Ecotec Direct Inline Four-Cylinder Direct Fuel Injection VVT Engine (153 hp, 114 kW; 155 PS @ 5600 rpm)

  • Recommended Oil Viscosity: 5W-30
  • Oil Certification: API
  • Drain Plug Torque: 18 ft-lbs (24 Nm)
  • Oil Capacity: 4.5 quarts (4.3 liters)

Spark Plug Gap

  • 0.028 inches (0.7 mm)

Engine Coolant

  • Capacity: 5.3 quarts (5 liters)


  • Capacity: 14 gallons
  • Fuel Type: Unleaded gasoline

Windshield Washer Fluid

  • Capacity: 2.5 liters (0.66 gallons)

Brake Fluid

  • Type: DOT 3


  • Gasoline:
  • 1.4 L A14NET I4 turbo
  • 1.4 L B14XFT I4 turbo
  • 1.6 L A16XER I4
  • 1.8 L A18XER I4
  • Diesel:
  • 1.6 L B16DTN I4 turbo
  • 1.6 L B16DTH I4 turbo
  • 1.7 L A17DTS I4 turbo


  • 5-speed manual
  • 6-speed manual
  • 6-speed GM 6T40 automatic

Fuel Consumption

Safety Rating




  • High Beam Low Beam Light Bulb: LED
  • High Beam Light Bulb: 9005
  • Low Beam Light Bulb: H11
  • Turn Signal Light Bulb: LED
  • Parking Light Bulb: LED
  • Daytime Running Light Bulb: LED
  • Side Marker Light Bulb: LED


  • Brake Light Bulb: LED
  • Center High Mount Stop Light Bulb: LED
  • License Plate Light Bulb: 98 / 2825
  • Parking Light Bulb: LED
  • Tail Light Bulb:
  • Turn Signal Light Bulb: 7440A
  • Back-Up or Reverse Light Bulb: 921
  • Side Marker Light Bulb: LED


  • Vanity Mirror Light Bulb: 6612F
  • Trunk or Cargo Light Bulb: 194 / 7441
  • Dome Light Bulb: 6411 / 6428
  • Map Light Bulb: 98 / 2825