What is the 2002 Toyota Tacoma’s oil type?

I’m trying to save a few bucks by learning to perform some basic car maintenance on my own, but I’m confused about what oil my car needs. What is the 2002 Toyota Tacoma’s oil type?

Mariza Morin · Updated on
Reviewed by Shannon Martin, Licensed Insurance Agent.
It’s a great idea to learn some DIY maintenance skills to save yourself time and money! The 2002
Toyota Tacoma
pickup truck came available with three different engines and three different body styles, but they all require 5W-30 synthetic motor oil.
Keep in mind that each 2002 Toyota Tacoma engine requires a specific quantity of motor oil to keep it running smoothly. For the 2.4-liter four-cylinder and 2.7-liter four-cylinder engines, you’ll need six quarts of oil. But for the 3.4-liter V6 engine, you’ll need a little less with 5.5 quarts of synthetic oil. Be sure to check your Toyota Owner’s Manual to confirm your 2002 Tacoma’s engine size.
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