What Type of Oil is Recommended for the MAZDA6?

2021 Mazda6
 

Are you in need of a Mazda6 oil change in Bradenton? You may be wondering what the proper Mazda6 oil type is. After all, Mazda models feature highly unique design platforms. Take a moment to learn about the right types of oil to use in your Mazda6, and if you’re looking for a fast and affordable oil change in Bradenton, reach out to the Mazda service center at Cox Mazda for help. 

 

 

Proper MAZDA6 Oil Types by Engine 

So, what type of oil is recommended for the Mazda6? The Mazda6 oil type that Tampa drivers should use if their model features a SKYACTIV®-G 2.5 engine is SAE 0W-20 oil. This is a synthetic blend. If your Mazda6 features a SKYACTIV®-G 2.5T engine, use SAE 5W-30 oil, which is a full synthetic oil. 

Conventional vs. Synthetic Oil: What’s the Difference? 

Wondering what the difference is between conventional and synthetic oil? Both are refined from crude oil, but unlike conventional oil, synthetic oil makes use of a number of additives that further distill the oil. The more distilled the oil, the longer it lasts, and the sleeker it is, meaning that your engine doesn’t have to work as hard to achieve optimum performance. In sum, synthetic oil lasts longer, and it’s more efficient. As for synthetic blends, they slot right between conventional and synthetic, blending both types of oil to provide you with longer-lasting oil that’s not quite as effective or expensive as synthetic oil, while offering higher quality and better value than conventional oil for a modest bump in price. 

Schedule a MAZDA6 Oil Change in Bradenton 

Now that you know what type of oil is recommended for the Mazda6, if you’re in need of a Mazda6 oil change, call Cox Mazda at (941) 749-2701. Our mechanics can make sure you get the proper Mazda6 oil type at the right price. While you’re here, take a moment to explore our service specials to see how much you might save! 

 

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