Peugeot 301 Engine Oil Finder

Motor oil is a vital part of your Peugeot 301's engine. It provides the much needed lubrication to many of the internal parts of an engine. One of its key job is to prevent wear and tear on the moving parts and helps keep the engine running smoothly. Without oil, the engine would cease up almost immediately.

Regularly checking and changing your Peugeot 301 engine oil is really important. Every time you start and run your car, very fine by-products from the combustion in the engine will be collected in the engine oil. This is one of the reasons why over time the oil goes black. If these contaminants build up too much and exceed the capacity of the oil it can have a negative impact on your car’s overall efficiency and actually effect its performance as it creates sludge and increased wear in the engine block.

Every engine oil will have its viscosity grade labelled on the packaging. This will look something like 0W-20, 5W-30 or 5W-40. This grading is used to measure how thick / fluid the oil is and help ensure you buy the right oil for your car. The lower the viscosity grade of the oil, the more fluid and thinner it will be than those with a high grade (higher numbers) which will be much less running and thick.

So which engine oil should you buy for your Peugeot 301? Whether you are topping up your Peugeot 301 oil or doing a full change of your Peugeot 301's oil it is really important that you use the correct grade of oil.

We have listed all the Peugeot 301 models and engine types in the following table, as well as the correct engine oil grade for each of the cars. You can use the search and filter to easily find the right engine oil for your Peugeot 301.

Car Make & Model Year Oil Grade
Peugeot 301 1.2 PureTech Petrol 2012,
2013,
2014
0W-30 or 5W-30
Peugeot 301 1.2 PureTech Petrol 2015,
2016,
2017
0W-30 or 5W-30
Peugeot 301 1.2 PureTech Petrol 2018,
2019,
2020
0W-30 or 5W-30
Peugeot 301 1.2 PureTech Petrol 2021,
2022
0W-30 or 5W-30
Peugeot 301 1.6 BlueHDi Diesel 2012,
2013,
2014
0W-30
Peugeot 301 1.6 BlueHDi Diesel 2015,
2016,
2017
0W-30
Peugeot 301 1.6 BlueHDi Diesel 2018,
2019,
2020
0W-30
Peugeot 301 1.6 BlueHDi Diesel 2021,
2022
0W-30
Peugeot 301 1.6 HDi Diesel 2012,
2013,
2014
0W-30
Peugeot 301 1.6 HDi Diesel 2015,
2016,
2017
0W-30
Peugeot 301 1.6 HDi Diesel 2018,
2019,
2020
0W-30
Peugeot 301 1.6 HDi Diesel 2021,
2022
0W-30
Peugeot 301 1.6 VTi Petrol 2012,
2013,
2014
0W-30 or 5W-30
Peugeot 301 1.6 VTi Petrol 2015,
2016,
2017
0W-30 or 5W-30
Peugeot 301 1.6 VTi Petrol 2018,
2019,
2020
0W-30 or 5W-30
Peugeot 301 1.6 VTi Petrol 2021,
2022
0W-30 or 5W-30


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Disclaimer:
While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the information, no guarantee is given nor responsibility taken for errors or omissions in the database. Please check your vehicle's handbook or directly with the manufacturer to ensure you are using the correct oil.