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Engine 1.3L RENESIS

  • Recommended oil viscosity: 5W-20

  • Oil certification: API

  • Drain Plug Torque: 22-29 ft-lbs

  • Oil capacity: 4.6 quarts

Spark Plug Gap

  • 2.0L 4-Cylinder: 0.048''

Fuel

  • Capacity: 64.0 L (16.9 US gal, 14.1 Imp gal)

Coolant

  • Capacity: 

    • Manual Transmission: 10.0 L (10.6 US qt, 8.80 Imp qt)

    • Automatic transmission: 9.8 L (10 US qt, 8.6 Imp qt)

Manual transmission oil

  • Type: API Service GL-4 (SAE 75W-90)

  • Capacity: 1.95 L (2.06 US qt, 1.72 Imp qt)

Automatic transmission fluid

  • Type: JWS3309

  • Capacity: 8.0 L (8.5 US qt, 7.0 Imp qt)

Rear Differential Oil

  • Type: 

    • API Service GL-5 (SAE 90)

    • API Service GL-5 (SAE 80W-90)

    • API Service GL-5 (SAE 75W-90)

  • Capacity: 1.3 L (1.4 US qt, 1.1 Imp qt)

Brake/Clutch fluid

  • Type: SAE J1703 or FMVSS116 DOT-3

Powertrain


Engine

  •     1.3  L RENESIS (Wankel rotary)

Transmission

  • 5-speed manual

  • 6-speed manual

  • 4-speed RC4A-EL automatic

  • 6-speed automatic

Fuel Consumption


MAZDA RX8 FUEL CONSUMPTION

Safety Ratings


MAZDA RX8 SAFETY RATINGS

References


  1. 2011 Mazda RX8 Owners Manual 

  2. Mazda  RX8- Wikipedia.org

  3. US Department of Energy - FuelEconomy.gov

  4. NHTSA | National Highway Traffic Safety Administration -  NHTNHTSAv

Lights

Front Lights

  • Front Fog Light Bulb: 9006

  • Front Sidemarker Light Bulb: 1157NA

  • Front Turn Signal Light Bulb: 1157NA

  • High Beam Headlight Bulb: H9-65W

  • Low Beam Headlight Bulb:

    • H7-55W

    • HID-D2S

Rear Lights

  • Back Up Light Bulb: 921

  • Brake Light Bulb: LED

  • Center High Mount Stop Light Bulb: 7440

  • License Plate Light Bulb: 2825

  • Parking Light Bulb: 1157NA

  • Rear Sidemarker Light Bulb: 2825

  • Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb: 7440NA

  • Tail Light Bulb: LED

Interior Lights

  • Courtesy Light Bulb: 2825

  • Dome Light Bulb: DE3175

  • Map Light Bulb: 2825

  • Trunk Light Bulb: 2825