Drain at 100,000 miles of service under normal conditions or 50,000 miles for severe conditions or according to your 2002 Chevrolet Trucks Astro Van manual. Keeps engine clean and sludge free. Compared with the popular DaimlerChrysler minivans, a regular-length Dodge Caravan is nearly as long as the Astro, while the Dodge Grand Caravan stretches 11 inches longer. Go by distance or time. Good luck and hope this helps, and you could always have your oil pressure check manually to ensure a correct pressure reading. Drain at 100,000 miles of service under normal conditions or 50,000 miles for severe conditions or according to your 2002 Chevrolet Trucks Astro Van manual. If you think it could be the oil pressure relief valve Sometimes or the check valve not very often.
Great hot and cold start protection. This product is superior to anything you can get mixed with your fuel from the gas station pump. Posted on Mar 05, 2010 If nobody here provides it for you I don't have your van's manual , then visit the chevy dealership and ask a not-too-busy shop foreman or a parts dept. Most Chevrolets have the oil type printed on the oil cap - it will likely be 5W-20, 5W-30, 5W-40, 10W-30 or 10W-40. Either of the lubricants below are specific for this vehicle and meet manufacture's recommended lubrication specification. Ideal for high mileage cars. Then click Checkout after you've added your last item to the cart.
But the battery in my camera died out. Chevrolet moved just 59,395 Astro vans down 36 percent from 2000 while the Safari dropped 43 percent to a mere 18,533 units, according to Automotive News. When you change your own oil, you know that you are putting quality oil in your Astro and that the filter is being changed too. To find out, you will… I have a 96 Chevrolet cavalier. When adding, be sure to fill to the appropriate level, as recommended in user manual for your Chevrolet Astro 2000.
Now a few months later the left one burned out. Refrigerant and oil capacity guides are based on data provided by sources such as AllData and Mitchell. For most Chevrolets, you can wrap an old belt around the oil filter and unscrew it by hand. But for everyday driving, most people would be more comfortable in a conventional, front-drive minivan. If the air conditioning system in your vehicle needs refrigerant, be sure the proper refrigerant is used. Sales fell sharply in 2001 for both models. I know the video was kind of incomplete of the actual oil change.
When you buy the container there's 5 quarts and it so after you pour recorders of the jug into the van. Gm Synchromesh is preferred but many say that the Pennzoil synchromesh is the same formulation and it's much cheaper. Optional running boards may be installed to help ease entry and exit. It was extremely small I could not even believe it. Changes are few for 2002, as the Astros engine gets a new multipoint fuel injection system.
Superior protection again oxidation, neutralizing acids, inhibiting corrosion, reducing wear and protects against deposits. Do not go by vehicle's oil life monitor when using this oil. Order several bottles to keep on hand to use throughout the year. Buy synthetic oil for your 2002 Chevrolet Trucks Astro Van 4. The information provided herein is a reference provided to you at no charge.
Note: not all air conditioning refrigerants are the same. In case of slippage, the system begins to deliver power to the front wheels until the Astro is able to regain traction. Thank you for visiting Search For Parts! Changing break fluid in Chevrolet Astro 2000 is also is a simple task. Unfortunately, if that is the case, you will have to buy the entire mechanism. Water Jetting will scour the lines and remove years of build up soap scum that can cause bacteria growth that causes odors.
If not, loosen distributor hold down bolt and adjust, then retighten. The Astro is still available with either rear-wheel drive or all-wheel drive, and it is positioned between Chevys front-drive Venture and full-size Express. The oil filters for the 2002 Chevy Astro van are actually very small you do need a small strap wrench or a small clamp to change the oil filter. The metal rod fits into two small plastic clips, and if one of those let go, that's what is wrong. However, it could be that the rod just let go as well, and can be snapped back into place.
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. A sliding door is installed only on the passenger side, and swing-open rear cargo doors are standard. Awhile back my right one burned out, therefore I replaced it. Multiple oils or filters may be compatible with your vehicle below. Recommended oil for my 2002 Astro Van Product Name Product Description Capacities Product Signature Series 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil - Awesome cleaning power unmatched by other synthetic oil brands! Note: To go up to 25,000 miles on the same oil, for some vehicles it may require changing the oil filter 2 or more times and topping off when an Amsoil 25,000 mile filter is not available.
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 Astro. Extreme heat protection, prevents wear on your vehicle's engine and less visits to the mechanic to change your oil. With the second- and third-row seats removed, the Astro offers 170. For ample hauling capacity and a spacious cargo hold, the Astro can be a useful compromise. High mileage formula will help recondition the gaskets. One is located inside the oil pump and the other in the adapter on the motor that the filter screws on to. Drain at 100,000 miles of service under normal conditions or 50,000 miles for severe conditions or according to your 2002 Chevrolet Trucks Astro Van manual.