MG ZS Maintenance: Detailed Guide on Fluid Capacities and Recommendations

MG ZS Fluid Capacities and Recommended Fluids

Keeping your MG ZS in top condition requires using the right fluids in the correct amounts. This comprehensive guide details the recommended fluids and their capacities for various MG ZS models, ensuring optimal performance and longevity of your vehicle.

MG ZS Fluid Specifications and Capacities

Engine Oil:

  • Recommended Grade: C5 0W-20
  • 1.5L-5MT Capacity: 4.1 L
  • 1.0T-6MT Capacity: 4.0 L
  • 1.0T-6AT Capacity: 4.0 L

Engine Coolant:

  • Recommended Grade: Glycol (OAT)
  • 1.5L-5MT Capacity: 5.4 L
  • 1.0T-6MT Capacity: 5.8 L
  • 1.0T-6AT Capacity: 5.8 L

Automatic Transmission Fluid:

  • Recommended Grade: AW1
  • 1.5L-5MT Capacity:
  • 1.0T-6MT Capacity:
  • 1.0T-6AT Capacity: 6.2 L

Manual Transmission Oil:

  • Recommended Grade: MTF94 or Castrol BOT503
  • 1.5L-5MT Capacity: 1.8 L
  • 1.0T-6MT Capacity: 1.7 L
  • 1.0T-6AT Capacity:

Brake Fluid:

  • Recommended Grade: DOT 4
  • All Models Capacity: 0.75 L

Washer Fluid:

  • Recommended Grade: ZY-VIII
  • All Models Capacity: 4 L

Air Conditioning Refrigerant:

  • Recommended Grade: R1234yf
  • All Models Capacity: 520±20 g

Importance of Regular Maintenance

Regular maintenance using these specified fluids is crucial for your MG ZS’s performance. The engine oil (C5 0W-20) and coolant (Glycol OAT) capacities vary slightly between models, so be sure to use the correct amount for your specific variant.

Automatic transmission models require AW1 fluid, while manual transmissions use either MTF94 or Castrol BOT503. All models use DOT 4 brake fluid, ZY-VIII washer fluid, and R1234yf air conditioning refrigerant.

Always consult your owner’s manual or a certified mechanic for the most accurate and up-to-date information on maintaining your MG ZS.

  • Source: https://www.mgmotor.me/ownership/mg-owners-manual/
  • Source: https://www.mg.co.uk/my-mg/my-mg

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