can a semi-synthetic oil be used in a 2011 toyota camry?

Asked by Jan 20, 2016 at 05:30 PM about the 2011 Toyota Camry

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1 Answer

60,225

I don't see a bid issue with semi-synthetic but I am pretty sure Toyota recommends full synthetic. Are you trying to save a couple of dollars? Oil is not the place to save money in my opinion.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 2010 Toyota Camry supposed to run synthetic oil, but conventional has been used 3 answers

    Hey there. so I bought my 2010 Camry in 2011 and my ex was a mechanic at a shop & put conventional oil in vs. synthetic. I've carried suit doing oil changes at multiple oil places between Toyota deale...

    2010 Toyota Camry SE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Synthetic Oil Change Warning 3 answers

    Since Toyota requires synthetic oil for the warranty, and the oil change interval is 10,000 miles, how do I set the "Maintenance Required" to trigger at 10,000 rather than 3,000?

    2011 Toyota Camry

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Toyota Camry 2011 transmission oil change

    In how many miles do I need to change my Camry 2011 se transmission oil change ?

    2011 Toyota Camry SE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why is 2010 Toyota Camry burning oil at 65,000 miles? 40 answers

    My well cared for 2010 Toyota Camry 4 cyl. has had synthetic oil changed every 5,000 miles at dealership as recommended. Last week my oil light came on. I was 2 qts down at the dealer today and they c...

    2010 Toyota Camry Base

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Synthetic Oil 2 answers

    I have just purchased a 2008 Camry SE - 4 cylinder - stick shift. What are your thoughts on using synthetic oil? If I use synthetic: Should I still use OW-20 or 5W-20 or something else? Should I s...

    2008 Toyota Camry SE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Toyota Camry Questions

Toyota Camry Experts

#1 Reelin68
Reelin68
Reputation 12,350
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 4,300
#3 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 2,960
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Accord
823 Great Deals out of 85,700 listings starting at $988
Used Toyota Corolla
763 Great Deals out of 73,024 listings starting at $1,962
Used Honda Civic
667 Great Deals out of 89,882 listings starting at $1,299
Used Nissan Altima
1,026 Great Deals out of 80,832 listings starting at $1,995
Used Toyota Avalon
181 Great Deals out of 13,545 listings starting at $1,990
Used Toyota RAV4
726 Great Deals out of 71,493 listings starting at $1,895
Used Hyundai Sonata
734 Great Deals out of 50,662 listings starting at $1,350
Used Nissan Maxima
294 Great Deals out of 25,094 listings starting at $999
Used Toyota Highlander
345 Great Deals out of 24,409 listings starting at $2,499
Used Honda CR-V
903 Great Deals out of 61,692 listings starting at $988
Used Ford Fusion
1,128 Great Deals out of 82,945 listings starting at $998
Used Toyota Prius
167 Great Deals out of 16,827 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Malibu
916 Great Deals out of 79,357 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota 4Runner
246 Great Deals out of 20,467 listings starting at $1,800
Used Toyota Tacoma
531 Great Deals out of 40,527 listings starting at $2,495

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Toyota Camry For Sale
50 Great Deals out of 53,242 listings starting at $14,999
2016 Toyota Camry For Sale
129 Great Deals out of 6,719 listings starting at $12,791
2015 Toyota Camry For Sale
114 Great Deals out of 5,273 listings starting at $10,995
2014 Toyota Camry For Sale
245 Great Deals out of 8,573 listings starting at $8,599

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.