How to Add Oil: 2009 Chevrolet HHR LS 2.2L 4 Cyl. FlexFuel

Chevrolet HHR Model Years - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011

1. Getting Started - Prepare for the repair

2. Open the Hood - How to pop the hood and prop it open

3. Remove Oil Cap - Take off the oil fill cap

4. Add Oil - Determine the correct oil type and add oil

5. Replace Cap - Put the oil fill cap back on the engine

6. More Info. - Additional information on adding oil

Author

Hans Angermeier is an ASE certified Maintenance and Light Repair Technician and has produced over 100,000 videos showing drivers how to fix things on their cars. He has broad expertise on basic repair procedures covering the majority of cars on the road. Over the past 10 years, Hans has been focused on building CarCareKiosk, which is visited by millions of drivers each month.

Share on   Share on Twitter   Share on Facebook
Parts & Tools
We may earn a commission from qualifying purchases as an Amazon Associate
Video Description

The video above shows you how to add oil to your 2009 Chevrolet HHR. Before adding oil to your HHR, make sure that your engine was cold and that your car was parked on a level surface when you checked the oil level otherwise you won't be able to tell if your HHR has a low oil level. For most Chevrolets, if your oil level is at the minimum mark on your dipstick, you should add about a quart of oil. If you are unsure how much oil to add to your HHR, add a little bit at a time and check your dipstick frequently. This video shows you where the oil fill cap is located on your HHR and how to add oil. Adding too much oil to your HHR can be harmful, so it is easiest to add a little at a time.

If you add too much oil to your HHR, you will need to remove some by loosening the drain plug underneath your engine - check out our video on how to change your oil & oil filter to see how to remove the excess oil.

  • Advance Auto coupon for
    20% off entire order: KIOSK20
2009 Chevrolet HHR LS 2.2L 4 Cyl. FlexFuel Fuse (Engine) Check

Odd electrical problems that come out of nowhere can often signify a blown engine fuse - check and change yours here!

2009 Chevrolet HHR LS 2.2L 4 Cyl. FlexFuel Lights Center Brake Light (replace bulb)

Don't be the guy with your third brake light burnt out

2009 Chevrolet HHR LS 2.2L 4 Cyl. FlexFuel Air Conditioner Recharge Freon

If your car blows hot air when your air conditioner is turned on, try recharging the freon first

2009 Chevrolet HHR LS 2.2L 4 Cyl. FlexFuel Lights Brake Light (replace bulb)

Burnt out brake lights increase your chance of getting rear ended - check and change yours today