David Hobbs helped make these videos
We are still working to obtain content for your car, however the video above is believed to have similar characteristics as your car.
This video shows you how to change the oil and oil filter in your 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. When you change your own oil, you know that you are putting quality oil in your Silverado 1500 and that the filter is being changed too. Most importantly, you get a chance to look around under your Silverado 1500 for potential trouble spots. 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 Silverado 1500. For most Chevrolets, you can wrap an old belt around the oil filter and unscrew it by hand. If you can't do this, see our parts page to find a Chevrolet Silverado 1500 oil filter wrench. If your Silverado 1500 is too low to the ground to access your drain plug and oil filter, be sure to use jack stands and safe jacking procedures before getting under your Silverado 1500.
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. If it isn't printed on the oil cap, check your owners manual for the exact type before adding new oil. We recommend wearing safety glasses whenever you are working under your Silverado 1500. You never know what could be dripping down from the engine, battery acid, engine coolant, brake fluid, etc. All of these fluids are extremely harmful to your eyes and skin so it is important to protect yourself.
There's no reason to check the washer fluid level without adding some - see how to do it here!2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT 5.3L V8 FlexFuel Crew Cab Pickup
If your transmission is running low on fluid, be sure to add some - find out how to do this here!2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT 5.3L V8 FlexFuel Crew Cab Pickup
Harsh downshifts? Slipping gears? You might be low on transmission fluid2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT 5.3L V8 FlexFuel Crew Cab Pickup
White light when you back up - yup, they burn out and you can replace them with bright LEDs2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT 5.3L V8 Extended Cab Pickup (4 Door)
Don't be the guy with your third brake light burnt out2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT 5.3L V8 Extended Cab Pickup (4 Door)
If your blinker doesn't blink, or blinks rapidly, you likely have a burnt out bulb2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT 5.3L V8 Extended Cab Pickup (4 Door)