Engine Oil and Fluid Recommendation for Opel Vectra B – 1.8 16V Motor oils are an important component of a car engine. With the right choice of chemical, mechanical, thermal qualities, engine oils are able to provide stable, reliable and long-term engine operation throughout the life of the car.
  • Engine: Z18XE, Z18XEL
  • Engine oil capacity, liter: 4.3-5.0
  • Manual transmission capacity, liter: 1.6-1.9
  • Automatic transmission capacity, liter: 7.2
  • Power steering capacity, liter: 1.4
  • Cooling system capacity, liter: 6.7-7.2
  • Year: 2001-02

Engine oil

  • Synthetic oil: 5W-40

Manual transmission

  • Synthetic gear oil: 75W90 GL5

Automatic transmission

  • Synthetic transmission fluid: AISIN-AW

Power steering

  • Synthetic transmission fluid: AISIN-AW

Cooling system

  • Antifreeze for the engine: Antifreeze G12 red