Alfa Romeo 166 (1998-2007) – batteries

Alfa Romeo 166 was produced in the years 1998 - 2007. The following table presents information about batteries that match each of the engines available on the market.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Alfa Romeo 166 (1998-2007):

LayoutTerminal typesBase hold-down
0 - positive on the right side1B13

Alfa Romeo 166 - petrol engines:
2.0 Twin Spark
2.0 V6
2.5 V6 24V
3.0 V6 24V
3.2 V6 24V


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 0874 Ah680 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0877 Ah780 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB74074 Ah680 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA77077 Ah760 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicE1174 Ah680 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicE4477 Ah780 A278x175x190 mmB13More
In the case of these petrol engines, we choose batteries in size 276x175x190 mm or 278x175x190 mm, which capacity exceeds 71 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Exide Excell EB740 which capacity is 74 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 680 A. The most powerful battery is Varta Silver Dynamic E44 of a capacity 77Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 780 A. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

Alfa Romeo 166 - diesel engines:
2.4 JTD


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 0874 Ah680 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0877 Ah780 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB74074 Ah680 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA77077 Ah760 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicE1174 Ah680 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicE4477 Ah780 A278x175x190 mmB13More
These diesel engines should work with batteries of dimensions 276x175x190 mm or 278x175x190 mm, which capacity is minimum 71 Ah. The most basic battery of this set is Exide Excell EB740 of a capacity 74Ah and 680A Cold Cranking Amps, the battery with the biggest capacity is Varta Silver Dynamic E44 of a capacity 77 Ah, having 780A Cold Cranking Amps. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

See also information about other cars of this manufacturer

Alfa Romeo 147 (2000-2010)
Alfa Romeo 156 (1997-2006)
Alfa Romeo 159 (2005-2011)
Alfa Romeo Giulietta (2010-)
Alfa Romeo GT (2003-2010)
Alfa Romeo MiTo (2008-)

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