Audi A8 I (D2) (1994-2002) – batteries

Audi A8 in version I (D2) was produced in the years 1994 - 2002. Below we present the specifications of batteries suitable for specific engines.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Audi A8 (1994-2002):

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

Audi A8 I (D2) - petrol engines:
S 8 quattro (1996-1999)


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.

Audi A8 I (D2) - petrol engines:
2.8
2.8 quattro


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 1395 Ah800 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 13100 Ah830 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB95095 Ah800 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA1000100 Ah900 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicG395 Ah800 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicH3100 Ah830 A353x175x190 mmB13More
In the case of these petrol engines, we choose batteries in size 352x175x190 mm or 353x175x190 mm, which capacity exceeds 92 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Exide Excell EB950 which capacity is 95 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 800 A. The most powerful battery is Exide Premium EA1000 of a capacity 100Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 900 A. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

Audi A8 I (D2) - petrol engines:
3.7
3.7 quattro
4.2 quattro
6.0 W12 quattro
S 8 quattro (1999-2002)


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S5 AGMS5A 1395 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 15110 Ah920 A393x175x190 mmB13More
Exide AGMEK95095 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB1100110 Ah850 A392x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver Dynamic AGMG1495 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicI1110 Ah920 A393x175x190 mmB13More
In the case of these petrol engines, we choose batteries in size 353x175x190 mm, 392x175x190 mm or 393x175x190 mm, which capacity exceeds 92 Ah. We can mount the standard battery type here or made in AGM technology. To avoid problems, You should rememeber to replace the standard battery with a standard one, EFB with EFB and AGM with AGM. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

Audi A8 I (D2) - diesel engines:
2.5 TDI
2.5 TDI quattro
3.3 TDI quattro


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S5 AGMS5A 1395 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 15110 Ah920 A393x175x190 mmB13More
Exide AGMEK95095 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB1100110 Ah850 A392x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver Dynamic AGMG1495 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicI1110 Ah920 A393x175x190 mmB13More
These diesel engines should work with batteries of dimensions 353x175x190 mm, 392x175x190 mm or 393x175x190 mm, which capacity is minimum 92 Ah. We can mount the standard battery type here or made in AGM technology. To avoid problems, You should rememeber to replace the standard battery with a standard one, EFB with EFB and AGM with AGM. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

See also information about other cars of this manufacturer

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Audi 80 8C, B4 (1991-1996)
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Audi A1 Sportback 8XA (2011-)
Audi A2 8Z0 (2000-2005)
Audi A3 II (8P) Sportback (2004-2013)
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 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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