What is the 2010 Dodge Caliber’s oil type?

I have a 2010 Dodge Caliber in desperate need of an oil change, but I can’t get an appointment for several weeks. What oil should I buy if I’m doing it myself?

Andrea Barrett · Updated on
Reviewed by Shannon Martin, Licensed Insurance Agent.
It’s good to check which type of oil you need before starting your oil change! For a 2010
Dodge Caliber
, you’ll need to buy SAE 5W-20 Full Synthetic Motor Oil. While your Caliber can take conventional oil, using synthetic oil helps to enhance engine performance and improve fuel economy.
Once you’ve completed the oil change, consider checking out some other maintenance items to ensure your Dodge is running in mint condition:
  • Fluid level checks and corrections
  • Tire inflation check and correction
  • Brake component inspection
  • Reset maintenance counter
  • Multi-point inspections
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