Honda CR-V: Recommended Engine Oil

Oil is a major contributor to your engine’s performance and longevity.

Always use a premium-grade 0W-20 detergent oil displaying the API Certification Seal. This seal indicates the oil is energy conserving, and that it meets the American Petroleum Institute’s latest requirements.

Honda Motor Oil is the preferred

Honda Motor Oil is the preferred 0W-20 lubricant for your vehicle. It is highly recommended that you use Honda Motor Oil in your vehicle for optimum engine protection. Make sure the API Certification Seal says ‘‘For Gasoline Engines’’.

The oil viscosity or weight is

The oil viscosity or weight is provided on the container’s label.

0W-20 oil is formulated for yearround protection of your vehicle to improve cold weather starting and fuel economy.

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You may use a synthetic motor oil if it meets the same requirements given for a conventional motor oil: it displays the API certification seal, and it is the proper weight. You must follow t

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Your vehicle does not require any oil additives. Additives may adversely affect the engine or transmission performance and durability.

 Changing the Engine Oil and Filter

Always change the oil and filter according to the maintenance messages shown on the information display. The oil and filter collect contaminants that can damage your engine if they are not r

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Special Tools Required Universal eyelet 07 AAK-SNAA 120 Engine hanger adapter VSB02C000015 * Front subframe adapter VSB02C000016 * CR-V engine hanger adapter VSB02C000032 * Engine support hanger, A and Reds AAR-T-12566 * * : Available through American Honda Tool and Equipment Program, 1-888-

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