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Maruti Suzuki recommends 5W30 MGDO Diesel Engine Oil as standard in its Entire Diesel Line up

Maruti Suzuki recommends 5W30 MGDO Diesel Engine Oil as standard in its Entire Diesel Line up

Maruti Suzuki changed Engine Oil recommendation in Swift, Dzire Diesel to 5W30 Grade. Now - all Maruti Diesel Models from 2016 Onwards gets 5W/30 Engine Oil

 

Maruti Suzuki Engine Oil Recommendation in Diesel Models is now 5W/30 Viscosity Oil

Maruti Suzuki is continuously innovating its Product range and also doing regular R&D for enhancement of Engine Life with better Output, Mileage based on Indian Conditions

With this - now all 1.3 Litre Multi Jet Diesel Engines as used in Maruti Ignis, Swift, Dzire, Ertiga, Ciaz, Brezza, S Cross Diesel Range comes with

» Standard 5W/30 Diesel Engine Oil

» Recommendation Grade of ACEA A5/B5 Engine Oil

As per ACEA Specification - A5/B5 Grade Oil is recommended in

» Light Diesel Engine

» Low Viscosity Oil

» Low HTHS Level. HTHS here means - High temperature high shear (HTHS) viscosity of engine oils, Effectively should be > 2.9 and less than 3.5 HTHS

ACEA A5/B5 Engine Oil grade helps in in Engine Sludge and Wear protection in traffic situations. Maruti Suzuki recommendation now standard at 5W/30 Diesel Engine Oil - which is light weight and helps in Performance, Lesser Sludge with Better Mileage and Easier Start in Cold Climate Conditions.

Although - Maruti Suzuki has started incorporating in 5W/30 Oil in Ciaz, S Cross 1.3, Ertiga, Brezza and recently launched Ignis. But - the biggest changed happened in Swift and All New Dzire - where Engine Oil Grade changed from 5W/40 to 5W/30 - means thinner Oil now been used - which can be easily flowed in Vehicle Engine and Pistons

Rest - there is no change in Service Interval, Periodic Oil Replacement. In terms of Diesel Engine Oil Capacity

» 3.1 Litre is Capacity in Swift, Dzire, Ignis 

» 3.2 Litre is Capacity in Ertiga, Brezza, Ciaz, S Cross 1.3 

Replacement Interval is 10000 Kms or 12 Months. The Costing is Rs 600 per Litre - translating into Rs 1850 per Litre as Engine Oil Cost 

For Details on Maintenance

» Dzire Diesel Service Costs

» Swift Diesel Service Costs

In terms of Brand - its best to follow MGDO (Maruti Genuine Diesel Engine Oil) as available at Maruti Suzuki Authorized Workshops available from Castrol and Shell

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Comments 2

Guest - Vijay on Friday, 12 October 2018 15:04

Can I use 5w 30 engine oil for Swift Dzire tour 2012 model?

Can I use 5w 30 engine oil for Swift Dzire tour 2012 model?
Guest - rkj on Friday, 07 September 2018 12:37

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