The engine oil capacity for a Maruti/Suzuki Baleno can differ depending on the model and engine type. Below Engine Oil Type & Capacity chart is as per Maruti/Suzuki Baleno owners manual recommendations.

Choosing the correct engine oil for your Maruti/Suzuki Baleno is vital as it significantly impacts engine performance and safeguarding. The optimal oil for an Baleno should meet or exceed the precise oil specifications prescribed by Maruti/Suzuki for your specific engine type.

When To Change Maruti/Suzuki Baleno’s Engine Oil?

Keeping an eye on your Baleno’s oil is crucial for its proper functioning. Here are some signs that might indicate it’s time for an oil change:

1. Oil Degradation:
Look out for signs like engine noise or decreased performance. These can be indicators that the oil is losing its effectiveness and needs replacing.

2. Illuminated Warning Lights: Check for any alerts in Maruti/Suzuki Baleno’s dashboard like low oil level, high engine oil temperature, or low engine oil pressure. These can signal the need for an engine oil change or top-up.

3. Leakage:
If you spot oil leaks under your vehicle or notice the oil levels dropping faster than normal, it’s wise to conduct an inspection. This might indicate the need for an oil change or topping up the oil level if it’s low.

4. Scheduled oil change:
Regular oil changes at specific intervals or mileage, whichever occurs first, are crucial. Following the guidelines outlined in the Maruti/Suzuki owner’s manual ensures timely and effective maintenance. Always refer to the manual for precise details on when to schedule your oil changes.

How much oil and what type of oil does the Maruti/Suzuki Baleno engine require?

The type and quantity of oil can differ based on the engine model and capacity.

The first-generation Baleno, launched in India in 2015, offers various engine options. These include a 1.2-liter petrol engine, a 1.5-liter diesel engine, and a turbocharged 1.0-liter K10C Boosterjet engine for the Baleno RS. [1]

The second-generation Baleno was launched in 2022 with two petrol engines (1.2-liter and 1.5-liter), along with a 1.2-liter petrol/CNG engine. [2]

Below is a guide we’ve compiled, referencing the Baleno owner’s manual, outlining the recommended grade and quantity of oil:

2024-2022 Suzuki Baleno Engine Oil Capacity [3]

EngineVariantOil CapacityOil Type
1.2 Ltr
All3.7 LtrSAE 0W-16

1.5 Ltr

All3.7 LtrSAE 0W-16

1.2 L

All3.7 LtrSAE 0W-16

2022-2015 Suzuki Baleno Engine Oil Capacity [4]

EngineVariantOil CapacityOil Type
1.2 L
All3.1 LtrSAE 0W-20
1.5 L
All3.1 LtrSAE 5W-30
1.0 L
RS2.8 LtrSAE 5W-30


1. Suzuki Baleno 1st generation History: Suzuki Baleno Wikipedia

2. Suzuki Baleno 2nd generation History: Suzuki Baleno Wikipedia

3. Suzuki Baleno 2nd generation Engine oil Capacity, PN-426 : Suzuki Baleno Owner Manual

4. Suzuki Baleno 1st generation Engine oil Capacity, PN- 322: Suzuki Baleno Owner Manual

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