Toyota Matrix ENGINE OIL Capacity and Specification

Toyota Matrix ENGINE OIL Capacity and Specification

Understanding the engine oil capacity and specifications for your Toyota Matrix is important to ensure optimal engine performance and longevity. This guide provides detailed information on the oil requirements for various Matrix models, including the 2003-2009 and 2009-2014 versions, along with their respective engine types.

Toyota Matrix Oil Change Interval Schedule

  • 2003-2009 Models:
    • Normal driving conditions: every 5,000 miles or 6 months, whichever comes first
    • Severe driving conditions: every 3,000 miles or 3 months, whichever comes first
  • 2009-2014 Models:
    • Normal driving conditions: every 5,000 miles or 6 months, whichever comes first
    • Severe driving conditions: every 3,000 miles or 3 months, whichever comes first

Please note that these are general guidelines and may vary based on the specific engine type, driving habits, and environmental conditions. It is always best to consult your Toyota Matrix owner’s manual for the most accurate and up-to-date information on oil change intervals.

Toyota Matrix Engine Oil Information

TOYOTA Matrix 1.8L 4AT (132 HP)

Year: 2009 – 2014

  • Engine oil Capacity With filter: 4.2 liters (4.4 US qt., 3.7 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine oil Capacity Without Filter: 4.0 liters (4.2 US qt., 3.5 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine Oil Specification: API SL or higher, ILSAC GF-3 or higher
  • Engine Oil Viscosity: SAE 5W-30
  • Recommended Engine Oil: TOYOTA Genuine Motor Oil or an equivalent of API SL/ILSAC GF-3 or higher

TOYOTA Matrix 1.8L 5MT (132 HP)

Year: 2009 – 2014

  • Engine oil Capacity With filter: 4.2 liters (4.4 US qt., 3.7 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine oil Capacity Without Filter: 4.0 liters (4.2 US qt., 3.5 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine Oil Specification: API SL or higher, ILSAC GF-3 or higher
  • Engine Oil Viscosity: SAE 5W-30
  • Recommended Engine Oil: TOYOTA Genuine Motor Oil or an equivalent of API SL/ILSAC GF-3 or higher

TOYOTA Matrix 2.4L 5MT (158 HP)

Year: 2009 – 2014

  • Engine oil Capacity With filter: 4.3 liters (4.5 US qt., 3.8 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine oil Capacity Without Filter: 4.0 liters (4.2 US qt., 3.5 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine Oil Specification: API SL or higher, ILSAC GF-4 or higher
  • Engine Oil Viscosity: SAE 5W-30
  • Recommended Engine Oil: TOYOTA Genuine Motor Oil or an equivalent of API SL/ILSAC GF-4 or higher

TOYOTA Matrix S 2.4L 4AT (158 HP)

Year: 2009 – 2014

  • Engine oil Capacity With filter: 4.3 liters (4.5 US qt., 3.8 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine oil Capacity Without Filter: 4.0 liters (4.2 US qt., 3.5 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine Oil Specification: API SL or higher, ILSAC GF-4 or higher
  • Engine Oil Viscosity: SAE 5W-30
  • Recommended Engine Oil: TOYOTA Genuine Motor Oil or an equivalent of API SL/ILSAC GF-4 or higher

TOYOTA Matrix S 2.4L 4AT AWD (158 HP)

Year: 2009 – 2014

  • Engine oil Capacity With filter: 4.3 liters (4.5 US qt., 3.8 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine oil Capacity Without Filter: 4.0 liters (4.2 US qt., 3.5 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine Oil Specification: API SL or higher, ILSAC GF-4 or higher
  • Engine Oil Viscosity: SAE 5W-30
  • Recommended Engine Oil: TOYOTA Genuine Motor Oil or an equivalent of API SL/ILSAC GF-4 or higher

TOYOTA Matrix 1.8L VVTi 4AT (180 HP)

Year: 2003 – 2009

  • Engine oil Capacity With filter: 4.3 liters (4.5 US qt., 3.8 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine oil Capacity Without Filter: 4.0 liters (4.2 US qt., 3.5 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine Oil Specification: API SL/ILSAC GF-3 or higher
  • Engine Oil Viscosity: SAE 5W-30
  • Recommended Engine Oil: TOYOTA Genuine Motor Oil or an equivalent of API SL/ILSAC GF-3 or higher

TOYOTA Matrix 1.8L VVTi 5MT (130 HP)

Year: 2003 – 2009

  • Engine oil Capacity With filter: 3.9 liters (4.1 US qt., 3.4 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine oil Capacity Without Filter: 3.7 liters (3.9 US qt., 3.3 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine Oil Specification: API SL/ILSAC GF-3 or higher
  • Engine Oil Viscosity: SAE 5W-30
  • Recommended Engine Oil: TOYOTA Genuine Motor Oil or an equivalent of API SL/ILSAC GF-3 or higher

TOYOTA Matrix 1.8L VVTi 6MT (180 HP)

Year: 2003 – 2009

  • Engine oil Capacity With filter: 4.3 liters (4.5 US qt., 3.8 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine oil Capacity Without Filter: 4.0 liters (4.2 US qt., 3.5 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine Oil Specification: API SL/ILSAC GF-3 or higher
  • Engine Oil Viscosity: SAE 5W-30
  • Recommended Engine Oil: TOYOTA Genuine Motor Oil or an equivalent of API SL/ILSAC GF-3 or higher

TOYOTA Matrix 1.8L VVTi AWD 4AT (123 HP)

Year: 2003 – 2009

  • Engine oil Capacity With filter: 3.9 liters (4.1 US qt., 3.4 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine oil Capacity Without Filter: 3.7 liters (3.9 US qt., 3.3 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine Oil Specification: API SL/ILSAC GF-3 or higher
  • Engine Oil Viscosity: SAE 5W-30
  • Recommended Engine Oil: TOYOTA Genuine Motor Oil or an equivalent of API SL/ILSAC GF-3 or higher

TOYOTA Matrix 1.8L VVTi FWD 4AT (130 HP)

Year: 2003 – 2009

  • Engine oil Capacity With filter: 3.9 liters (4.1 US qt., 3.4 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine oil Capacity Without Filter: 3.7 liters (3.9 US qt., 3.3 Imp. qt.)
  • Engine Oil Specification: API SL/ILSAC GF-3 or higher
  • Engine Oil Viscosity: SAE 5W-30
  • Recommended Engine Oil: TOYOTA Genuine Motor Oil or an equivalent of API SL/ILSAC GF-3 or higher

WORDS FROM ERWIN SALARDA

Regularly maintaining your Toyota Matrix, including using the correct engine oil specifications and capacities, is crucial to its overall performance. Proper care will keep your Matrix running efficiently but also extend its lifespan. Make sure to follow the guidelines outlined in this guide and consult your owner’s manual for any additional information specific to your vehicle’s model year and engine type.

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