Technical specifications

Vehicle fluids

* Providing it meets the specification defined by WSS-M2C913-C, you can also


* Providing it meets the specification defined by WSS-M2C913-C, you can also use
Ford Engine Oil or an alternative engine oil.

Topping up the oil: If you are unable to find an oil that meets the specification defined
by WSS-M2C913-C, you must use SAE 5W-30 (preferred), SAE 5W-40 (except vehicles with E85 fuel) or SAE 10W-40 that meets the specification defined by either
ACEA A5/B5 (preferred) or ACEA A3/B3. Using these oils can result in longer engine
cranking periods, reduced engine performance, reduced fuel economy and increased emission levels.

CAUTION:
Do not use oils which do not meet the specifications or requirements. Use of unsuitable oil may lead to engine damage which is not covered by the Ford Warranty.

Note: If you operate your vehicle in temperatures below -20°C, you must not use SAE
10W-40 engine oil.

Castrol engine oil recommended.
Castrol engine oil recommended.

Capacities

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