Dexron® VI Automatic Transmission Fluid 1136 is a synthetic-based fluid for use as automatic transmission fluid, ATF, in automobiles with automatic and power shift transmissions, in power steering systems, and hydraulic pumps. The DEXRON designation was developed by General Motors, which licenses the brand to ATF vendors. GM’s DEXRON VI classification was introduced for 2005 model year and newer GM vehicles. This fluid is also backward compatible and recommended for use in transmissions recommending the use of previous DEXRON fluids. It is formulated to provide smooth shifting, low shudder, and long-life performance in automatic transmissions.