Like its Silverado platform-mate, the Sierra was near the top of its class when it debuted. He has also had to replace one injector and the water pump. Oh the stories I could tell. The calibration marks on my drain pan and 1 quart oil bottles must not be right then. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.
The 2012 Sierra Hybrid truck features a 6. Maximum payload capacity is 7,215 pounds. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. We bought new to avoid this type of issue too. Your owners manual is more accurate than the media info. The 2012 has been on the market since summer 2006, when it debuted as a 2007 model. Cab space up front is generous, but Extended Cab models offer somewhat cramped rear seating.
All configurations are available in two- or four-wheel drive. Marketing does a poor job of doing there homework. Oil capacity has been increased to six quarts for the 4. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. I ususally change my oil around 6K miles when the oil life monitor gets to around 10% and I always drain out between 5. Hey Dave, Glad to see you are the happy owner of a Tundra.
Avoid fram on your filter choice. Especially when you consider the truck has had a 6K lb trailer behind it most of it's life. A frame that flexes like a slinky, a engine that's so good you can hardly keep a cam in'em, and O'ya the wonder trannie, yep ya gotta wonder if it's really a 6 speed. Your owners manual is more accurate than the media info. The pistons feature unique sculpted topography that was optimized via extensive computer analysis to precisely direct the fuel spray for better mixing and more complete combustion. Most V-8 models are rated to tow around 9,000 pounds, but some models get more than 10,000 pounds with an enhanced trailering package.
The deep-skirt block design helps maximize strength and minimize vibration. There's also a double glovebox design for maximizing the places to toss cell phones, note pads, spare tools or lunch. You can get this at Walmart, it is Mobile 1's best synthetic oil. Also does anyone have any personal preference on oil brands and filters? How much oil does the 5. You can see Redvett's reply above and if anyone should know, he should. Wheel choices range from 17- to 20-inches.
The only vehicle I've had that really burned a lot of oil was my '98 Tacoma with the 3. The heads features smaller combustion chambers shaped to complement the unique topography of the piston heads. Heated and cooled front seats, leather-wrapped heated steering wheel and rearview camera system are now standard on Sierra Denali. Thankfully we don't have the G6 any longer it was a bad car too. A 36-gallon fuel tank is standard and gives trucks with the diesel engine a driving range of up to 680 miles, according to Chevrolet.
These maximum payload ratings are intended for comparison purposes only. There might be slight differences in curb weight and payload, but they share the same powertrain and chassis components. Whether it matters to you or not, the link contains other good info and specs. And for those who want more power or towing capacity, the 6. An available smart exhaust brake provides greater control on downward grades and reduced brake-pad wear.
They are written to inform these technicians of conditions that may occur on some vehicles, or to provide information that could assist in the proper service of a vehicle. This is for a 1500 5. No oil useage yet in my Yuk but you never know. Thanks for the info you shared here and good day to you and your Tojo. Most V-8 models are rated to tow around 9,000 pounds, but some models get more than 10,000 pounds with an enhanced trailering package. There might be slight differences in curb weight and payload, but they share the same powertrain and chassis components. Requires crossbars or Thule Rack Solution.