Audi A3 III (8V) (from 2012) – batteries

Audi A3 in version III (8V) is produced from 2012. Below we present the specifications of batteries suitable for specific engines.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Audi A3 (2012-):

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

Audi A3 III (8V) - petrol engines:
1.2 TFSI - with Start-Stop system
1.4 TFSI - with Start-Stop system
1.8 TFSI - with Start-Stop system
1.8 TFSI quattro - with Start-Stop system
S3 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.

Audi A3 III (8V) - diesel engines:
1.6 TDI - with Start-Stop system
2.0 TDI - with Start-Stop system
2.0 TDI 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 II (8P) Sportback (2004-2013)
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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