Honda Civic Recommended Oil
It is recommended to use 0w-20, 5w-20 or 5w-30 synthetic engine oil for Honda Civic cars, depending on the year of manufacture, mileage and condition of the Honda Civic engine. In Japanese cars, such as the Honda Civic, an engine oil with ILSAC GF-5 or GF-6 specifications must be used. 0w-16 oil is also recommended for new Honda Civic models.
Honda Civic Engine Oil Viscosity
|Honda Civic mileage||Oil viscosity||Oil Type||Oil Change Frequency|
|New Honda Civic||0w-16||Synthetic oil||Every 7,000 to 10,000 miles|
|New Honda Civic||0w-20||Synthetic oil||Every 7,000 to 10,000 miles|
|Up to 70,000 miles||5w-20||Synthetic oil||Every 7,000 to 10,000 miles|
|Up to 100,000 miles||5w-30||Synthetic oil||Every 7,000 to 10,000 miles|
|Over 100,000 miles||5w-40||Semi synthetic oil||Every 5,000 to 7,500 miles|
|Over 150,000 miles||10w-40||Semi synthetic oil||Every 5,000 to 7,500 miles|
Best synthetic engine oil for Honda Civic
Liqui Moly Special Tec AA 0W-20
Approvals and Specifications:
- API SP
- ILSAC GF-6A
- Chrysler MS-6395;GM 6094M
- Ford WSS-M2C 947-A
- Ford WSS-M2C 947-B1
- Ford WSS-M2C 962-A1
- GM dexos1 Gen2
Honda Civic Engine Oil
The Honda Civic is a fairly popular car in the UK. We’ve created this guide to help you choose a quality engine oil for your Honda Civic.
Honda Civic 0w-20 Oil
For new Honda Civic vehicles, and for vehicles with low mileage, a 0w-20 engine oil is recommended.
Honda Civic 5w-20 Oil
For Honda Civic vehicles with up to 70,000 miles, it is recommended to use 5w-20 engine oil.
Honda Civic 5w-30 Oil
For Honda Civic vehicles with up to 100,000 miles, it is recommended to use 5w-30 engine oil.
Honda Civic 5w-40 Oil
For Honda Civic vehicles with over 100,000 miles, it is recommended to use 5w-40 engine oil.
Honda Civic 10w-40 Oil
For Honda Civic vehicles with over 150,000 miles, 10w-40 engine oil is recommended.
Honda Civic oil change interval
- The engine oil in your Honda Civic should be changed every 7,000 to 10,000 miles if you use synthetic oil.
- If your Honda Civic uses semi-synthetic oil, change it every 5,000 to 7,000 miles.
If you take short trips in your Honda Civic, it is recommended that you change the engine oil every 3,000 to 5,000 miles.
Honda Civic Engine Oil Capacity
The autooil website is designed and maintained by a team of experts to enable you to choose the best engine oil for your Honda Civic.
What oil should I choose for my Honda Civic?
For the new Honda Civic, we recommend using synthetic oils from the best oil manufacturers. For higher-mileage Honda Civics, we recommend using synthetic-based oils from well-known brands.
The most popular oil manufacturers for the Honda Civic:
- Liqui Moly
- Mobil 1
Finding quality engine oil for your Honda Civic has never been easier!