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The Chevrolet Monte Carlo, produced from 2000 to 2007, marked a revival of a classic nameplate in the Chevrolet lineup. This generation of the Monte Carlo featured a bold and modern design, departing from the traditional two-door coupe styling and adopting a sleeker, more aerodynamic look. It was available in both base and SS trims, with the SS version offering higher performance and sportier features. Inside, the Monte Carlo provided a comfortable and spacious cabin with various amenities, including a user-friendly infotainment system and optional leather upholstery. While the SS variant boasted a V8 engine for spirited performance, the standard models were equipped with V6 engines. Overall, the 2000-2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo aimed to blend contemporary styling with a touch of nostalgia, appealing to consumers looking for a comfortable and stylish coupe.

Chevrolet Monte Carlo specifications, engine oil capacity, spark plug gap, safety rating, fuel consumption, transmission, and light bulb sizes.

Engine 3.8L 6-Cylinder OHV

  • Recommended Oil Viscosity: 5W-30
  • Oil certification: API
  • Drain plug torque: 22  ft-lbs
  • Oil capacity: 4.5 quarts

Spark Plug  Gap

  • 3.8L 6-Cylinder: 0.060”

Engine 3.4L 6-Cylinder

  • Recommended Oil Viscosity: 5W-30
  • Oil certification: API
  • Drain plug torque: 18  ft-lbs
  • Oil capacity: 4.0 quarts

Spark Plug Gap

  • 3.4L 6-Cylinder : 0.060”


  • Capacity:  17.0 gallons (64.3 L)

Air Conditioning Refrigerant R134a

  • Capacity: 2.3 lbs (1.0 kg)

Automatic Transaxle

  • Pan Removal and Replacement: 7.4 quarts (7.0 L)
  • After Complete Overhaul When draining/replacing the converter, more fluid may be needed: 10.0 quarts (9.5 L)

Cooling System Including Reservoir

  • Type: 50/50 mixture of clean, drinkable water and use only DEX-COOL® Coolant.
  • Capacity: 
  • 3400 V6 Engine: 11.3 quarts (10.7 L)
  • 3800 V6 Engine: 11.7 quarts (11.0 L)
  • 3800 Supercharged V6 Engine: 11.7 quarts (11.0 L)

Hydraulic Brake System

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

Windshield Washer Solvent

  • Type: GM Optikleen® Washer Solvent

Power Steering System

  • Type: GM Power Steering Fluid (GM Part No. U.S. 89021184, in Canada 89021186).

Automatic Transaxle

  • Type: DEXRON®-III Automatic Transmission Fluid. Look for“Approved for the H-Specification” on the label.

Key Lock Cylinders

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


  • Type: Supercharger Oil (GM Part No. U.S. 12345982, in Canada 10953513)

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

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

Weatherstrip Conditioning

  • Type:  Dielectric Silicone Grease (GM Part No. U.S. 12345579, in Canada 992887.



Safety Ratings


Front Lights

  • Daytime Running Light Bulb: LED
  • Front Sidemarker Light Bulb: 194
  • Front Turn Signal Light Bulb: 7444NA
  • High Beam and Low Beam Headlight Bulb:
    • 9005L+,
    •  9005SL+

Rear Lights

  • Back Up Light Bulb: 921
  • Brake Light Bulb:
    • 7443LL,
    • LED
  • Center High Mount Stop Light Bulb LED
  • Inner Tail Light Bulb: 2825L
  • License Plate Light Bulb: 2825L
  • Outer Tail Light Bulb: 7443LL
  • Parking Light Bulb: 7444NA
  • Rear Sidemarker Light Bulb: 194
  • Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb:
    • 7443LL
    • LED
  • Tail Light Bulb: LED

Interior Lights

  • Dome Light Bulb: 2825L
  • Map Light Bulb: 2825L
  • Trunk Light Bulb: 175
  • Vanity Mirror Light Bulb: 7065