Engine Oil and Fluid Recommendation for Chevrolet (EU) (Daewoo) Aveo / Sonic – 1.5 What can happen if the selection of engine oil is done incorrectly? Even the smallest mistakes can lead to very serious consequences. The wrong choice of engine oil can reduce engine power, resulting in fuel consumption. Thermal damage to the motor is also possible. But the most unpleasant thing that can happen is the overhaul of the engine or its replacement.
  • Engine: F15S3
  • Engine oil capacity, liter: 3.8
  • Manual transmission capacity, liter: 1.8
  • Automatic transmission capacity, liter: 6.0
  • Power steering capacity, liter: 1.1
  • Cooling system capacity, liter: 7.0
  • Year: 2003-08

Engine oil

  • Synthetic oil: M 5W-30
  • Mineral oil: 10W-30
  • Synthetic oil: M 5W-30

Manual transmission

  • Synthetic gear oil: FE 75W-80 GL4/GL5

Automatic transmission

  • Synthetic transmission fluid: AISIN-AW

Power steering

  • Synthetic gear oil: Dexron III (Dexron 3)

Cooling system

  • Antifreeze for the engine: Antifreeze G12 red