Ford Bronco ENGINE OIL Capacity and Specifications

Ford Bronco ENGINE OIL Capacity and Specifications

The Ford Bronco is a popular SUV that was first introduced by Ford in 1966. It quickly became a favorite among off-road enthusiasts due to its ruggedness and durability. After being discontinued in 1996, the Bronco was reintroduced in 2020 and has been a hit among car enthusiasts ever since.

When it comes to changing the engine oil in your Ford Bronco, it is important to use the right type of oil and the correct amount. The engine oil lubricates the moving parts of the engine and helps to prevent excessive wear and tear. Using the wrong type of oil or not enough oil can lead to engine damage, reduced performance, and decreased fuel economy.

The engine oil service interval for your Ford Bronco will also vary depending on the model and year of your vehicle. In general, Ford recommends that you change your engine oil every 7,500 miles or six months, whichever comes first. However, this may vary depending on your driving habits and the conditions in which you drive. It is always best to check your owner’s manual or consult with a trusted mechanic to determine the appropriate engine oil service interval for your specific vehicle.

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Engine oil capacity specification is helpful when changing oil because it ensures that the engine has the right amount of oil to properly lubricate its moving parts, reducing wear and tear and extending its lifespan.

Here are the generations of Ford Bronco, along with their respective engine options and engine oil capacity specifications:

BRONCO ENGIN OIL CAPACITY

Ford Bronco 1st Generation (1966-1977):

Engine Options: 170 ci I6, 200 ci I6, 289 ci V8, 302 ci V8, 351 ci V8
Engine Oil Capacity: 5 quarts (4.7 liters) for all engine options
Engine Oil Specification:  SAE 10W-30 or SAE 10W-40

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Ford Bronco 2nd Generation (1978-1979):

Engine Options: 302 ci V8, 351 ci V8
Engine Oil Capacity: 6 quarts (5.7 liters) for both engine options
Engine Oil Specification: SAE 10W-30 or SAE 10W-40

Ford Bronco 3rd Generation (1980-1986):

Engine Options: 300 ci I6, 302 ci V8, 351 ci V8, 400 ci V8
Engine Oil Capacity: 5 quarts (4.7 liters) for 300 ci I6, 6 quarts (5.7 liters) for all V8 engine options
Engine Oil Specification: SAE 10W-30 or SAE 10W-40

Ford Bronco 4th Generation (1987-1991):

Engine Options: 300 ci I6, 302 ci V8
Engine Oil Capacity: 5 quarts (4.7 liters) for 300 ci I6, 6 quarts (5.7 liters) for 302 ci V8
Engine Oil Specification: SAE 10W-30 or SAE 10W-40

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5th Generation (1992-1996):

Engine Options: 302 ci V8, 351 ci V8
Engine Oil Capacity: 6 quarts (5.7 liters) for both engine options
Engine Oil Specification: SAE 5W-30

Note: These specifications are for reference purposes only. Always consult your vehicle owner’s manual for the correct engine oil capacity and specification for your specific Ford Bronco model and year.

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This information is researched and compiled by Erwin C. Salarda.