- Finally changed my transmission fluid
- C5 Corvette C5 Corvette
- Corvette Fluids and Performance
- What fluid to used in your manual
Finally changed my transmission fluid
Engine oils now range in the 0W30 viscosity range, in stark contrast to 20W50 oils used in earlier generations.
C5 Corvette C5 Corvette
You can use 20W50 engine oil in Corvette engines BUILT BEFORE 1996 without engine damage, although it wastes fuel and it costs horsepower.
Corvette Fluids and Performance
There used to be a time when the underhood fluids were checked every time the fuel tank was filled. We jump in our cars and expect maximum performance and minimal maintenance, with no concern for the extremes the lubricants face.
What fluid to used in your manual
For this very reason, GM decided that making a low oil level warning system standard in 1991 was worth the cost.
1999 corvette manual transmission fluid:
Rating: 89 / 100
Overall: 91 Rates