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1988 Chevrolet Suburban
6.2L 8-cyl Engine Code [C][J] 8-cyl Engine Code [C] Diesel
Year: 1988
Make: Chevrolet Trucks
Model: Suburban
Engine: 6.2L 8-cyl Engine Code [C][J] 8-cyl Engine Code [C] Diesel
Fuel: Diesel

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Product Cross Reference Guide: This product cross reference guide follows recommendations outlined in your owners manual and also reflects periodic service recommendation updates from the original equipment manufacturer for this particular model (1988 Chevrolet Trucks Suburban with engine code [C][J]) show example...

For example, the manufacturer may have recommended 5W30 motor oil at the time of production (owners manual) & later revised the recommendation to 5W20. This guide will reflect latest recommendation by the manufacturer for this model. If there are no special instructions from the manufacturer, the owner can choose to follow either one of the recommendation without voiding warranty hide example.

Optional Equipment Listing This guide lists all available equipment options such as transmission options, differentials etc. for 1988 Chevrolet Trucks Suburban with engine code [C][J] hide.
Product Availability Listing This guide lists all available AMSOIL & substitute brand products that meet or exceed OEM (Chevrolet Trucks) recommendation for each equipment. Any one of the recommended product can be used. One may be better than the other, you can review product details & price or contact us to ask our opinion pertaining to your usage and preference hide.
Operating Temperature Original equipment manufacturer (OEM) sometimes provide different product recommendations based on operating environment temperature for a given equipment. This product cross reference guide will list such recommendations based on OEM guidelines. Some OEM recommended viscosity pertaining to a specific temperature range may not be available from AMSOIL.

However, AMSOIL products recommended for another temperature range can be safely used because AMSOIL synthetic lubricants are engineered to provide exceptional performance for significantly broader temperature range when compared to conventional & or other brand synthetic oils. For more information on a lubricants cold temperature performance; please refer to "Pour Point" from "Technical Properties" table located at the bottom of each lubricant product page hide.
Last Updated This product cross reference guide for 1988 Chevrolet Trucks Suburban engine code [C][J] was last updated on 30th July 2018 hide.
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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  CF-4
    Signature Series Max-Duty Synthetic Diesel Oil 15W-40 (DMEQT)
    Heavy-Duty Synthetic Diesel Oil 15W-40 (ADPQT)
    Above 0 F  »  15W-40
    Above 32 F  »  30
    Below 61 F  »  10W-30
  2. Automatic Transmission

  3. Transfer Case

  4. Front Differential

  5. Rear Differential

    Differential, Rear W/ 12.25 RG  »  GL-5

    All TEMPS  »  80W-90 [2]
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
    Synthetic 75W90 Gear Lube (SVGPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTQT)

    Differential, Rear W/ 9.75 RG  »  GL-5

    All TEMPS  »  80W-90 [2]
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
    Synthetic 75W90 Gear Lube (SVGPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTQT)

    Differential, Rear W/ 9.5 RG  »  GL-5

    All TEMPS  »  80W-90 [2]
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
    Synthetic 75W90 Gear Lube (SVGPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTQT)

    Differential, Rear W/ 10.5 RG Dana  »  GL-5

    All TEMPS  »  80W-90 [2]
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
    Synthetic 75W90 Gear Lube (SVGPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTQT)

    Differential, Rear W/ 10.5 RG  »  GL-5

    All TEMPS  »  80W-90 [2]
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
    Synthetic 75W90 Gear Lube (SVGPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTQT)

    Differential, Rear W/ 8.5 RG  »  GL-5

    All TEMPS  »  80W-90 [2]
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
    Synthetic 75W90 Gear Lube (SVGPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTQT)
  6. Power Steering Fluid

    Power Steering Fluid  »  PS003

    Power Steering Fluid (PSFCN)
  7. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [3]
  8. Clutch Fluid

    Clutch Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [3]
  9. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] This specification has been updated from Dexron II or III to
    Dexron VI per a Technical Service Bulletin from the
    manufacturer
    [2] In Canada use 80W.
    [3] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3. Original recommendation
    P/N 12377967 has been replaced by P/N 19299818.

  10. Fluid Capacities (drive train fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  7 quarts [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  24.8 quarts
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, THM400 Initial Fill  »  4.3 quarts
    Automatic Transmission, THM700-R4 Initial Fill  »  5 quarts
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    4 speed THM700-R4  »  11.5 quarts
    3 speed THM400  »  10.6 quarts
    Differential, Front  »  4 pints
    Differential, With 10.5 RingGear Dana Rear  »  5.5 pints
    Differential, With 10.5 RingGear Rear  »  7.2 pints
    Differential, With 12.25 RingGear Rear  »  13.9 pints
    Differential, With 8.5 RingGear Rear  »  4.2 pints
    Differential, With 9.5 RingGear Rear  »  5.5 pints
    Differential, With 9.75 RingGear Rear  »  5.5 pints
    Transfer Case, BW1370, BW4401  »  3.2 pints [2]
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
    [2] Identification: check tag on case.
  11. Chassis Lubrication

  12. Torque Specifications

    Transfer Case NP205
    Fill Plug 40 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug 40 ft/lbs

    Transfer Case NP208
    Fill Plug 18 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug 18 ft/lbs

    Transfer Case
    Fill Plug 18 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug 18 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter 25, 000-Mile Ea Oil Filter (EAO24) [1] [2]
    Oil Filter WIX 51061 Oil Filter [1] [2]
    Air Filter WIX 46096 Air Filter [3]
    Air Filter WIX 42096 Air Filter [4]
    Fuel Filter WIX 33136 Fuel Filter [5] [6]
    Transmission Filter WIX 58897 Trans Filter [5] [6]

    Filter Comments
    [1] 4WD (DriveType)
    [2] 2WD (DriveType)
    [3] Heavy Duty Wrapped Version
    [4] Standard
    [5] 4WD (DriveType)
    [6] 2WD (DriveType)
  2. Diesel Engine Fuel Additives

    Diesel All-In-One (ADB)
    ADBDiesel All-In-One (ADB)

    AMSOIL Diesel All-In-One (ADB) fuel additive cleans, lubricates, improves cold flow and increases cetane number by up to 4 points. Diesel All-In-One (ADB) combines the superior detergency and improved lubricity of AMSOIL Diesel Injector Clean, the ex...

    Diesel Cetane Boost (ACB)
    ACBDiesel Cetane Boost (ACB)

    A performance concentrate that delivers maximum results Raises the cetane number of diesel fuel up to seven points for maximum horsepower, increased fuel economy and easier starts in all diesel engines. AMSOIL Diesel Cetane Boost makes no sacrific...

    Diesel Cold Flow (ACF)
    ACFDiesel Cold Flow (ACF)

    *** Product Replaced with New & Improved Diesel Cold Flow (ADD) *** A performance concentrate that delivers maximum results Formulated with an advanced deicer to enhance fuel flow and help prevent fuel filter plugging in cold temperatures....

    Diesel Cold Flow (ADD)
    ADDDiesel Cold Flow (ADD)

    AMSOIL Diesel Cold Flow (ADD) combats diesel fuel gelling by improving diesel cold-flow ability. It is formulated with an advanced deicer to enhance fuel flow and help prevent fuel filter plugging in cold temperatures. Package sizes include: 16...

    Diesel Injector Clean (ADF)
    ADFDiesel Injector Clean (ADF)

    AMSOIL Diesel Injector Clean (ADF/ADFP) removes performance-robbing deposits from diesel fuel injectors to help restore horsepower and improve fuel economy. It is formulated for all types of diesel engines, including high-pressure common-rail designs...

    Diesel Injector Clean + Cold Flow (DFC)
    DFCDiesel Injector Clean + Cold Flow (DFC)

    *** Discontinued - replaced with Diesel All In One (ADB) *** A performance concentrate that delivers maximum results Combines the superior detergency of AMSOIL Diesel Concentrate (ADF) and the excellent anti-gelling properties of AMSOIL Cold...

    Diesel Recovery Emergency Fuel Treatment (DRC)
    DRCDiesel Recovery Emergency Fuel Treatment (DRC)

    AMSOIL Diesel Recovery quickly dissolves gelled fuel, thaws frozen fuel filters and reduces the need for a new filter, saving both money and an inconvenient trip to a parts store. Performs well in all diesel fuels, including ULSD, off-road and biodie...

    Injector Clean + Cetane Boost (ADS)
    ADSInjector Clean + Cetane Boost (ADS)

    AMSOIL Diesel Injector Clean + Cetane Boost (ADS) combines the superior detergency and improved lubricity of AMSOIL Diesel Injector Clean and the increased horsepower and cetane of AMSOIL Cetane Boost in one convenient package. Package sizes inclu...

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DME15W40 Signature Series CK-4 Diesel Oil (DME)

Protect your investment in diesel power and confidently extend drain intervals with our top-grade synthetic diesel oil. AMSOIL Signature Series Max-Duty Synthetic Diesel Oil delivers 6X better wear protection than required by the Detroit Diesel DD13 ...
ADP15W40 Heavy-Duty CK-4 Diesel Oil (ADP)

AMSOIL Heavy-Duty Synthetic Diesel Oil is formulated for hard-working equipment. It is engineered to provide 4X better wear protection than required by the Detroit Diesel DD13 Scuffing Test for Specification DFS 93K222, giving you the edge to keep tr...
ATLSignature Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

A fuel efficient automatic transmission fluid recommended for GM, Ford and Toyota transmissions where lighter viscosity oil is required. Provides the same excellent protection and performance as AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle ATF. Recommended ...
OTLOE Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
AGLSEVERE GEAR 80W-90 (AGL)

A multi-functional lubricant designed to surpass the requirements of equipment and automotive applications calling for an SAE 80W-90 viscosity grade. Formulated with wax-free synthetic base oils and high-quality additives, AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® res...
SVG75W 90 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVG)

Formulated for the severe operating conditions of today’s pick-up trucks, SUVs, heavy equipment and other hard-working vehicles. AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are premium grade gear oils specifically engi...
SVT75W-110 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVT)

AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are engineered for high-demand applications, including trailer towing, heavy hauling, 4X4 off-road driving, commercial use and racing. Protects gears and bearings from scoring and wea...
ATFSignature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF is engineered to outperform conventional automatic transmission fluids and exceed the performance requirements of most North American, European and Asian vehicles. This sophisticated formulation pro...
OTFOE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
ATDTorque-Drive Transmission Fluid (ATD)

Formulated for Allison TES-295, TES-389, C-4; Ford MERCON V; GM DEXRON III-H and more. Engineered for outstanding performance in heavy-duty transmissions manufactured by Allison, Voith, ZF and other heavy-duty transmissions. Excellent protection i...
PSFMulti-Vehicle Synthetic Power Steering Fluid (PSF)

AMSOIL Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Power Steering Fluid provides excellent wear protection. Its synthetic formulation delivers better lubricity and reduced friction, resulting in cooler operating temperatures, longer component life and quieter operation....
BFLVDOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
GLCSynthetic Multi-Purpose Grease NLGI #2 (GLC)

AMSOIL Synthetic Multi-Purpose Grease is qualified against the highest grease standards and designed for multiple-use applications. Composed of premium-quality synthetic base oils and calcium sulfonate complex thickeners, Multi-Purpose Grease provide...
GWRSynthetic Water Resistant Grease NLGI#2 (GWR)

Superior Lubrication and Protection in Automotive and Industrial Applications With Extensive Exposure to Water Package sizes include: 3-oz. Cartridges (not sold individually, comes in a pack of 3) 3-oz. Cartridges (case of 10) 14-oz. Cartri...
GRGDOMINATOR Synthetic Racing Grease (GRG)

Exceptional High-Speed/High-Temperature Performance. AMSOIL DOMINATOR® Synthetic Racing Grease is engineered to protect high-performance bearings and chassis components in racing applications operated on snow, dirt, water or track. Package siz...
ANTPCPassenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANTAntifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
amsoil oil filterAMSOIL Ea Oil Filters

AMSOIL Ea Oil Filters feature synthetic nanofiber technology for maximum efficiency. Guaranteed for up to 15,000 miles or up to 25,000 miles, depending on application, when used with AMSOIL synthetic motor oil.
wix oil filterWIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Oil Filters

WIX Oil filters are made with full metal base plate for superior strength at the double seal & also feature a silicone anti-drainback valve. Glass enhanced media in WIX oil filters offers greater efficiency, capturing more 10 to 12 micron sized particles than other cellulose or synthetic blend medias.
wix transmission filterWIX Automotive & Light Truck Transmission Filters

WIX Transmission Filters protect automatic transmissions against contaminants in the transmission fluid system. Proper filtration helps improve transmission life by minimizing wear and preventing sticking and scoring of sensitive shift control valves.

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