Cadillac ATS Oil Capacity & Transmission Fluid Capacity


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The Cadillac ATS is a premium four-door compact sedan designed to compete with the likes of the BMW 3 Series, Audi A4 and Mercedes-Benz C-Class. ATS has been produced since 2012 at the GM plant located in the capital of Michigan – Lansing.

The sedan is built on the GM Alpha platform and is offered in both rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive versions. In America, this “compact Cadillac” can be purchased with three different gasoline power plants: a 2.5-liter inline-four of the LCV series, a 2-liter in-line four with a turbocharger of the LTG series (both engines are third-generation Ecotec) and a 3.6-liter naturally aspirated V6 LFX series.

True, in Russia, the ATS is sold only with a 2-liter supercharged Ecotec engine, producing 276 hp. maximum power.

It is worth noting the outstanding modern design of the car, embodying the desire of the old American brand to attract a younger audience with its products. Not without newfangled LEDs in the design of optics and exterior.

Rich equipment is another of the key advantages of the novelty, designed to attract wealthy youth.

We also note the fully touch-sensitive multimedia system CUE (Cadillac User Experience), which includes controls for music, navigation and the car’s climate system.

How Much Oil Does a Cadillac ATS Take?

The 2019 Cadillac ATS AWD with the 3.6L 4-cyl engine (engine code LGX) takes 6.6 quarts (with filter) of 0W-30 synthetic oil. The Cadillac ATS AWD with a 2.0L 4-cyl engine (engine code LTG Turbo) takes 6 quarts (with filter) of 5W-30 synthetic oil. A new oil filter and a crush washer are required.

 

2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Cadillac ATS Oil Capacity

Engine Oil Capacity (with filter) Oil Type (viscosity grade)
2.0L 4-cyl Engine [X] LTG Turbo RWD 4.7 liters (5 quarts) 0W-30, 5W-30
2.0L 4-cyl Engine [X] LTG Turbo AWD 5.7 liters (6 quarts) 0W-30, 5W-30
2.5L 4-cyl Engine [A] LCV 4.7 liters (5 quarts) 5W-20, 0W-20
3.6L 6-cyl Engine [3] LFX Flex 5.7 liters (6 quarts) 0W-30, 5W-30
3.6L 6-cyl Engine [S] LGX AWD 6.2 liters (6.6 quarts) 0W-30, 5W-30
3.6L 6-cyl Engine [S] LGX RWD WOOC 5.2 liters (5.5 quarts) 0W-30, 5W-30
3.6L 6-cyl Engine [S] LGX WOC 5.7 liters (6 quarts) 0W-30, 5W-30
3.6L 6-cyl Engine [Y] LF4 Turbo 6.6 liters (7 quarts) 0W-30, 5W-30

 

2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Cadillac ATS Transmission Fluid Capacity

Transmission Fluid Capacity Fluid Type
TR3160 Manual Transmission 2.7 liters (2.9 quarts, 5.7 pints) AF6
6 speed 6L45 Automatic Transmission Total Fill 10.3 liters (10.9 quarts)
Initial Fill 6 liters (6.3 quarts)
AF6
8 speed 8L45 Automatic Transmission Total Fill 10.3 liters (10.9 quarts) SL150
8 speed 8L45 Automatic Transmission With Cooling Total Fill 10.8 liters (11.4 quarts) SL150
8 speed 8L90 Automatic Transmission With Cooling Total Fill 10.8 liters (11.4 quarts) SL150
8 speed 8L90 Automatic Transmission Total Fill 10.3 liters (10.9 quarts) SL150

 

Thomas Buck

Thomas is our expert in the field of motor oils and lubricants. He worked for more than 15 years at the dealer service station and has vast practical experience, so he gladly agreed to be the editor and co-author of our articles about motors and motor oils.

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