Subaru Impreza Recommended Oil
For Subaru Impreza 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 Subaru Impreza.
In Japanese cars, such as the Subaru Impreza, engine oil with ILSAC GF-5 or GF-6 or API SN, SP specifications must be used. Some Subaru Impreza models require the use of low saps oils which have an ACEA C3 or higher specification.
Subaru Impreza Engine Oil Viscosity
|Subaru Impreza mileage||Oil viscosity||Oil Type||Oil Change Frequency|
|New Subaru Impreza||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 Subaru Impreza
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
Subaru Impreza Engine Oil
The Subaru Impreza is a fairly popular car in the UK. We’ve created this guide to help you choose a quality engine oil for your Subaru Impreza.
Subaru Impreza 0w-20 Oil
For new Subaru Impreza vehicles, and for vehicles with low mileage, a 0w-20 engine oil is recommended.
Subaru Impreza 5w-20 Oil
For Subaru Impreza vehicles with up to 70,000 miles, it is recommended to use 5w-20 engine oil.
Subaru Impreza 5w-30 Oil
For Subaru Impreza vehicles with up to 100,000 miles, it is recommended to use 5w-30 engine oil.
Subaru Impreza 5w-40 Oil
For Subaru Impreza vehicles with over 100,000 miles, it is recommended to use 5w-40 engine oil.
Subaru Impreza 10w-40 Oil
For Subaru Impreza vehicles with over 150,000 miles, 10w-40 engine oil is recommended.
Subaru Impreza oil change interval
- The engine oil in your Subaru Impreza should be changed every 7,000 to 10,000 miles if you use synthetic oil.
- If your Subaru Impreza uses semi-synthetic oil, change it every 5,000 to 7,000 miles.
If you take short trips in your Subaru Impreza, it is recommended that you change the engine oil every 3,000 to 5,000 miles.
Subaru Impreza 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 Subaru Impreza.
What oil should I choose for my Subaru Impreza?
For the new Subaru Impreza, we recommend using synthetic oils from the best oil manufacturers. For higher-mileage Subaru Imprezas, we recommend using synthetic-based oils from well-known brands.
The most popular oil manufacturers for the Subaru Impreza:
- Liqui Moly
- Mobil 1
Finding quality engine oil for your Subaru Impreza has never been easier!