Audi A3 II (8P) Sportback (2004-2013) – batteries

Audi A3 in version II (8P) Sportback was produced in the years 2004 - 2013. The following table presents information about batteries that match each of the engines available on the market.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Audi A3 (2004-2013):

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

Audi A3 II (8P) Sportback - petrol engines:
1.2 TSI
1.4 TFSI


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 0252 Ah470 A207x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0254 Ah530 A207x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB50050 Ah450 A207x175x190 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA53053 Ah540 A207x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicC2252 Ah470 A207x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicC3054 Ah530 A207x175x190 mmB13More
In the case of these petrol engines, we choose batteries in size 207x175x190 mm, which capacity exceeds 47 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Exide Excell EB500 which capacity is 50 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 450 A. The most powerful battery is Varta Silver Dynamic C30 of a capacity 54Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 530 A. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

Audi A3 II (8P) Sportback - petrol engines:
1.6
1.6 E-Power
1.6 FSI
1.8 TFSI
1.8 TFSI quattro
2.0
2.0 FSI
2.0 TFSI
2.0 TFSI quattro


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 0560 Ah540 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0563 Ah610 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB62062 Ah540 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA64064 Ah640 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicD2460 Ah540 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicD1563 Ah610 A242x175x190 mmB13More
In the case of these petrol engines, we choose batteries in size 242x175x190 mm, which capacity exceeds 59 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Bosch S4 S40 05 which capacity is 60 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 540 A. The most powerful battery is Exide Premium EA640 of a capacity 64Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 640 A. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

Audi A3 II (8P) Sportback - petrol engines:
3.2 V6 quattro
S3 quattro


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 Bosch S4 S40 08 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.

Audi A3 II (8P) Sportback - petrol engines:
1.2 TSI - with Start-Stop system


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S5 AGMS5A 0870 Ah760 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Exide AGMEK70070 Ah760 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver Dynamic AGME3970 Ah760 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Above versions of Audi A3 are equipped with Start-Stop system and in this case e should use batteries made AGM technology. Matching batteries have dimensions 278x175x190 mm. The parameters of these batteries are at least 70 Ah of a capacity and 760 A CCA (Cold Cranking Amps). All the batteries in the above list have the same capacity 70Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 760 A. The base hold-down of the above batteries is B13.

Audi A3 II (8P) Sportback - petrol engines:
RS3 quattro


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S5 AGMS5A 1180 Ah800 A315x175x190 mmB13More
Exide AGMEK80080 Ah800 A315x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver Dynamic AGMF2180 Ah800 A315x175x190 mmB13More
In the case of these petrol engines, we choose batteries in size 315x175x190 mm, which capacity exceeds 77 Ah. All the batteries in the above list have the same capacity 80Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 800 A. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

Audi A3 II (8P) Sportback - diesel engines:
1.6 TDI
1.9 TDI
2.0 TDI
2.0 TDI 16V
2.0 TDI 16V quattro


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 Bosch S4 S40 08 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.

Audi A3 II (8P) Sportback - diesel engines:
1.6 TDI - with Start-Stop system
2.0 TDI - with Start-Stop system
2.0 TDI 16V - with Start-Stop system
2.0 TDI 16V quattro - with Start-Stop system


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S5 AGMS5A 0870 Ah760 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Exide AGMEK70070 Ah760 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver Dynamic AGME3970 Ah760 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Above versions of Audi A3 are equipped with Start-Stop system and in this case e should use batteries made AGM technology. Matching batteries have dimensions 278x175x190 mm. The parameters of these batteries are at least 70 Ah of a capacity and 760 A CCA (Cold Cranking Amps). All the batteries in the above list have the same capacity 70Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 760 A. The base hold-down of the above batteries is B13.

See also information about other cars of this manufacturer

Audi 100 C4 (1990-1994)
Audi 80 8C, B4 (1991-1996)
Audi 90 B3 (1987-1991)
Audi A1 8X1 (2010-)
Audi A1 Sportback 8XA (2011-)
Audi A2 8Z0 (2000-2005)
Audi A3 III (8V) (2012-)
Audi A3 III (8V) Limousine (2012-)
Audi A3 III (8V) Sportback (2012-)
Audi A4 B8 (2007-2015)
Audi A4 Allroad B8 (2009-)
Audi A5 8T (2007-2016)
Audi A6 C7 (2011-)
Audi A6 Allroad C6 (2006-2011)
Audi A6 Allroad C7 (2012-)
Audi A7 (2010-)
Audi A8 I (D2) (1994-2002)
Audi A8 II (D3) (2002-2010)
Audi A8 III (D4) (2010-)
Audi Q3 8U (2011-)
Audi Q5 I (8R) (2008-2017)
Audi Q7 I (4L) (2005-2015)
Audi TT I (8N3) (1998-2006)
Audi TT II (8J3) (2006-2014)

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