Engine & Gearbox Correct oil for K24, 8th Generation

Discussion in 'Honda K-Series' started by LordOxygen, Sunday 13th Sep, 2015.

  1. LordOxygen Club Member ★ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    Hi, sorry for starting a thread for such a basic question.....What type of oil should I used to top up my 2009 K24 manual accord?
    By that I mean what would Honda pour in during a service?

    (I have looked round the forum and can't find the info)

    Thank you very much.
     
  2. 2.4 8thGen Top Contributor ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆

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    Honda recommend 0-20 but I've used 5-30 from day one and the car loves it.
    I'm trying out mobil 1 ESP at the min and the car runs sweet.I also do a oil and filter change every 6K
     
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  3. LordOxygen Club Member ★ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    Thanks for the reply, I'll pick up some 0-20 as it was a Honda garage that last serviced it.
     
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  4. Nels Moderator Staff Team

    I'm surprised that you could not find anything about this. I've just put 'Which oil' in the search function and selected Ichiban as the 'Posted by Member' and it's thrown up pages of answers. This is the one that will be of most use.

    In-Depth - Honda Discontinues 10w-40 Engine Oils

    Download the oil chart and everything is on there.
     
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  5. Ichiban Founder Staff Team

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  6. i-DSI Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

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    I'm planning to do the same. But I still have 7 liters of the 'old' oil.
     
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  7. Ichiban Founder Staff Team

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    Use it mate, nothing wrong with it.
     
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