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1988 Chevy Silverado 1500 Diesel Oil Capacity

Discussion in 'GM Diesel & DuraMax' started by smh0101, Feb 27, 2008.

  1. smh0101

    smh0101 New Member

    Okay, so I just inherited my step-dads truck... It hasnt been driven in god knows how long and so I charged both batteries and it turns over.... Very slowly and has a grind...

    Well, I checked the oil... Its 1)Black as night and 2) Almost empty

    I'm a Subaru guy, I could rebuild one from the ground up, owned three already, but know very little about these trucks...

    I know it needs 15w-40... but how much??

    Thanks
    Spencer
  2. collinsperformance

    collinsperformance Epic Member 5+ Years 500 Posts

    this should need 5-8 quarts depending if it has an oil cooler or not.......mike

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