What is the Hyundai Elantra’s oil type?
My dad doesn’t get around like he used to. I want to help him out by changing the oil on his Hyundai Elantra. What type of oil does it take?
Answer provided by
Your dad is lucky to have a kid like you! Hyundai Elantras take 5W-20 fully synthetic motor oil. This is one of the most popular oil types on the market, so you should have no problem finding it at your local auto shop. Popular brands include Castrol, Mobil, and Valvoline.
Experts recommend that you change your Elantra’s oil every 3,000 to 5,000 miles. Before you do, you must make sure you’re using the right oil. If you don’t, you could seriously damage your car’s engine.
Changing the oil on your dad’s Elantra will save him a lot of money in the long run. You both can save even more money by shopping for a new car insurance policy with Jerry!
Download the Jerry app, enter your information, and in less than 45 seconds you’ll be able to pick a new policy from a selection of top quotes from leading insurance providers. Jerry drivers save an average of $800 per year on car insurance.
Here to save on car and home insurance? Great, you do that. We’ll do everything else.
Sign up in under a minute.
No need to fill out forms or shop around. Sign up in 45 seconds to start saving. Jerry does the rest.
Jerry collects and analyzes your current coverage.
Say hello to Jerry, your new insurance agent. We’ll contact your insurance company, review your current plan, then find the coverage that fits your needs and saves you money.
Get the best options before your renewal.
Jerry does all the picky, busy work by comparing prices and coverage from more than 50+ insurance companies. We compare what we find to your current policy and offer you the three best options before every renewal.
Browse More Content
What others are asking
How do you turn on AWD in a Kia Sorento?
My Kia Sorento is equipped with all-wheel drive, but it also has an AWD lock mode. What is the AWD lock mode for? When should I use it?
Apr 14, 2022
Does USAA renters insurance cover flooding?
This week a terrible storm passed through our neighborhood. We were shocked when the little stream that runs near a local park flooded out the first floor of our rental house. Unfortunately, it looks like we’ve lost most of our living room furniture. Does USAA renters insurance cover flood damage?
Feb 21, 2022
How much does a used Toyota 4Runner cost?
Are Toyota 4Runners good cars to buy used? I’ve been thinking about getting one, but I can’t decide if it would actually last me for long enough to be a good deal or not. How much does a used Toyota 4Runner cost?
Apr 26, 2022