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