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#1966973 - 07/27/10 09:33 AM Oil viscosity recommendations: Suzuki Grand Vitara
widman Offline


Registered: 05/27/02
Posts: 2977
Loc: Bolivia
Can anyone post a scan of the oil viscosities recommended for the 2010 Grand Vitara with these engines?

2.0L J20A 135 hp 16v I4
2.4L VVT J24B 16v 169 hp l4
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#1967017 - 07/27/10 10:13 AM Re: Oil viscosity recommendations: Suzuki Grand Vitara [Re: widman]
addyguy Offline


Registered: 09/08/05
Posts: 13410
Loc: Canada
I'm pretty sure they'd both be 5W-30....don't think Suzuki has gone to 20-weight yet.

In your climate, 10W-30 would probably be perfectly fine.
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#1967085 - 07/27/10 10:52 AM Re: Oil viscosity recommendations: Suzuki Grand Vitara [Re: addyguy]
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Registered: 08/21/08
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You don't have an owners manual? Or you can go to the dealership and ask for a photo-copy of the technical service manual that all dealerships have that shows the weight recommendations versus ambient temperature.
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#1967491 - 07/27/10 03:48 PM Re: Oil viscosity recommendations: Suzuki Grand Vitara [Re: StevieC]
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Please note. We are in another world here.
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#1967665 - 07/27/10 06:51 PM Re: Oil viscosity recommendations: Suzuki Grand Vitara [Re: widman]
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Never been there... Sorry. shrug
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#1970463 - 07/30/10 01:12 PM Re: Oil viscosity recommendations: Suzuki Grand Vitara [Re: StevieC]
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Registered: 07/25/10
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The 2.0L is 5W30.

I just traded in my 2000 Vitara last month. Engine was still running great, the body on the other hand......


Edited by Scum_Frog (07/30/10 01:13 PM)
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