With a lot of motor oils on the market, it is more difficult to figure out the right vehicle for your car. Oil types like OW-20 are now becoming a lot more common. What is this oil and why should you use it?The 0W-20 oil is pure synthetic oil that retails for around $6.36 a quart. It is a pretty high price for a quart, yet it is the best oil that you can put into your Toyota.
Synthetic oil has become more and more common. It simply holds up better across a larger variety of driving conditions and doesn’t break down as fast as conventional motor oil. It is so popular, Toyota recommends it for all their vehicles except for some 4Runner/Tacoma and Flex Fuel Tundra/Sequoia vehicles (see: is Synthetic Oil Good or Bad).
Next time you are at your Toyota dealership check out this new, lighter weight oil. It is the preferred choice these days for your Toyota vehicle.