Kia Seltos Recommended Oil
For Kia Seltos cars it is recommended to use 0w-20 or 5w-30 synthetic engine oil depending on mileage, year of manufacture and engine condition of Kia Seltos.
In Korean cars, such as Kia Seltos, engine oil with ILSAC GF-5 or GF-6 specifications, or API SN, SP for new cars, API SL for older Kia Seltos cars must be used.
Kia Seltos Engine Oil Viscosity
|Kia Seltos mileage||Oil viscosity||Oil Type||Oil Change Frequency|
|New Kia Seltos||0w-16||Synthetic oil||Every 7,000 to 10,000 miles|
|New Kia Seltos||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 Kia Seltos
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
Kia Seltos Engine Oil
The Kia Seltos is a fairly popular car in the UK. We’ve created this guide to help you choose a quality engine oil for your Kia Seltos.
Kia Seltos 0w-20 Oil
For new Kia Seltos vehicles, and for vehicles with low mileage, a 0w-20 engine oil is recommended.
Kia Seltos 5w-20 Oil
For Kia Seltos vehicles with up to 70,000 miles, it is recommended to use 5w-20 engine oil.
Kia Seltos 5w-30 Oil
For Kia Seltos vehicles with up to 100,000 miles, it is recommended to use 5w-30 engine oil.
Kia Seltos 5w-40 Oil
For Kia Seltos vehicles with over 100,000 miles, it is recommended to use 5w-40 engine oil.
Kia Seltos 10w-40 Oil
For Kia Seltos vehicles with over 150,000 miles, 10w-40 engine oil is recommended.
Kia Seltos oil change interval
- The engine oil in your Kia Seltos should be changed every 7,000 to 10,000 miles if you use synthetic oil.
- If your Kia Seltos uses semi-synthetic oil, change it every 5,000 to 7,000 miles.
If you take short trips in your Kia Seltos, it is recommended that you change the engine oil every 3,000 to 5,000 miles.
Kia Seltos 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 Kia Seltos.
What oil should I choose for my Kia Seltos?
For the new Kia Seltos, we recommend using synthetic oils from the best oil manufacturers. For higher-mileage Kia Seltoss, we recommend using synthetic-based oils from well-known brands.
The most popular oil manufacturers for the Kia Seltos:
- Liqui Moly
- Mobil 1
Finding quality engine oil for your Kia Seltos has never been easier!