Switching from conventional oil to a synthetic blend oil should not cause any issues with oil leaks or oil consumption, as long as the oil meets the manufacturer's specifications for your vehicle. In fact, many modern vehicles come from the factory with synthetic blend oil, and it is a common recommendation for newer cars. Here is the engine oil weight recommended:
New standard for engine oil, GF-4. See TSB EG018-06 032906 for additional information.
Engine Oil Type
GRADE. API grade SL Energy-Conserving or ILSAC multigrade engine oil
VISCOSITY. SAE 5W-30
*Engine Oil Capacity (drain and refill). L (qt, Imp. Qt.)
With filter:. 4.2 (4.4, 3.7)
Without filter:. 4.0 (4.2, 3.5)
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