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Engine oils for Smart

The Smart brand belongs to Daimler AG and thus to the Mercedes-Benz family. The strict MB approvals are therefore also applicable to Smart. In particular, the specifications MB 229.5 and MB 229.51 (vehicles with diesel particulate filters) are intended for smart engines. With our Oilfinder you will find the right oil for your Smart. Benefit from optimized engine performance through reduced friction and optimum corrosion protection. At the same time, fuel costs and emissions are reduced for your Smart.

Relevant manufacturer specifications of Mercedes-Benz/Smart

Mercedes-Benz sheet SAE classes Field of application
MB 229.5 0W-30, 0W-40, 5W-30, 5W-40 Gasoline engines: M 122, 132, 266, 272, 270, 271, 272, 273, 274 (except: 213053, 213153), 276, 278, 281, 200.71 Citanium

Diesel engines without particulate filter: OM 640, 642, 646, 651

MB 229.51 0W-30, 0W-40, 5W-30, 5W-40 Gasoline engines: M 132, 256, 264, 266, 270, 271, 274 (except: 213053)

Diesel engines without particulate filter: OM 640, 642, 646, 651

Diesel engines with particulate filter: OM 607 passenger cars, 626, 629, 640, 646, 651, 654, 660

Which ADDINOL engine oil is correct for my Smart?

Always ensure that you only use engine oil that meets the requirements of the operating instructions for your car. This leaves the Smart manufacturer's warranty untouched.


Specifications / Approvals:

MB 229.5



Specifications / Approvals:

MB 229.51


Many factors determine the suitability of an oil for use in a Smart. This includes the year of construction, the engine and the fuel used. For safety, check with our oil finder which oil suits your car.


Sven Köhler

Product Manager Automotives / Gas Engine Oils