2016 Malibu 1LT 1.5T/6-speed 6T40
This is an informal guide for the DIYer that wants to learn but is a little unsure. It is not a professional guide, there might even be typos. If you disagree with something, don't use the guide or write your own. This user (me), the forum, staff, nor anyone else is responsible for failure to follow the guide, damage or mishaps from the information here. What you do to your car is your own responsibility.
The following guide will show how to check the transmission fluid level in a GM 6-Speed 6T40 transmission (3rd gen 6T40 paired with the 1.5T in 2016-2018 Malibus). I'll break it down into 3 separate parts:
1. Background, Tools
Time required: 60 minutes including driving and cleanup
Download a PDF of this guide below:
956 KB Views: 618