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

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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.

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