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I have serviced my kia as the manual describes and the past year by a Kia Dealership. They stated 7 months ago that they had checked my oil; next visit to Kia is to be at 60,000 which I do not have, engine light came on, checked oil and it is rather low. What kind of oil does this car takes? it is 4WD and automatic.

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10w 30w you do not need high mileage stuff any brand will do do not buy the cheap stuff because that is what you will get castrol or exxon synthetic is the best and the most expensive

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I would suggest speaking with who ever changed your oil last so that you don't mix viscosity. Normally it would be 10W30 maybe 5W30. Good luck. Thanks for using FixYa!

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