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Many quarts of transmission fluid does a 2001 Chevy Cavalier hold?

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How many quarts of transmission fluid does a 2001 Chevy Cavalier hold?
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Greg A replied 9 years ago.

HiCustomer Thank you for asking your question on Just Answer.

Can I assume that you have an automatic transmission?


Expert:  Greg A replied 9 years ago.

Hi again,

Here is the chart for your fluid capacities:

Capacities - Approximate Fluid





Cooling System

9.6 L

10.2 qt

  • Engine Cooling, 2.4L

9.6 L

10.2 qt

Engine Crankcase

  • With Filter

3.8 L

4.0 qt

Fuel System

  • Fuel Tank

54.1 L

14.3 gal

Power Steering System

0.70 L

1.5 pt


  • 3T40 Transaxle Bottom Pan Removal

3.8 L

4.0 qt

  • 3T40 Transaxle Complete Overhaul

6.6 L

7.0 qt

  • 4T40E/4T45E Transaxle Bottom Pan Removal

6.5 L

6.9 qt

  • 4T40E/4T45E Transaxle Complete Overhaul

9.0 L

9.5 qt

  • Manual Transaxle Complete Drain and Refill

1.7 L

1.8 qt


Please let me know if you have more questions.

Take Care, Greg A.