Performing a motor oil change on your 2001 Volkswagen GTI is one of the most important tasks involved with keeping your 2001 Volkswagen GTI running great for as long as possible. Not only does changing motor oil help keep your 2001 Volkswagen GTI engine performing at its best and increase gas mileage (mpg) but it also increases engine longevity, decreases the amount of friction produced by moving engine parts and removes small deposits from critical engine parts.
Whether you perform a synthetic oil change, recycled oil change, conventional oil change or blended oil change, knowing how much motor oil to use is an important part of how to change oil in your 2001 Volkswagen GTI. Using the wrong amount of motor oil in your 2001 Volkswagen GTI can damage your engine and even void your car warranty. With that said, Carcademy has taken the 2001 Volkswagen GTI oil capacity information and cataloged them online for use by our visitors for free.
Feel free to use any oil capacity info that is listed on Carcademy but keep in mind that all information here is provided “as is” without any warranty of any kind. Most of the oil capacity information listed on our enthusiast website are submitted by the Carcademy community. Use of the engine oil information is at your own risk. Always verify all oil capacity and oil change information found here before applying it your car.
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2001 Volkswagen GTI GLS
– Front Wheel Drive
– 1.8 liter, 4 cylinder (Premium Gas)
– Motor Oil Capacity: 4.8 Quarts with [Oil_Filter_Volkswagen_GTI] Change
2001 Volkswagen GTI GLX
– Front Wheel Drive
– 2.8 liter, 6 cylinder (Premium Gas)
– Motor Oil Capacity: 6.1 Quarts with [Oil_Filter_Volkswagen_GTI] Change