Citroen C2 I (2003-2009) – batteries

Citroen C2 in version I was produced in the years 2003 - 2009. Below we present the specifications of batteries suitable for specific engines.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Citroen C2 (2003-2009):

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

Citroen C2 I - petrol engines:
1.1
1.4
1.4 16V
1.6
1.6 VTS


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.

Citroen C2 I - petrol engines:
1.4 - with Start-Stop system


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4 EFBS4 E0560 Ah560 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide EFBEL60060 Ah640 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue Dynamic EFBD5360 Ah560 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Above versions of Citroen C2 are equipped with Start-Stop system and in this case e should use batteries made EFB technology. Matching batteries have dimensions 242x175x190 mm. The parameters of these batteries are at least 60 Ah of a capacity and 560 A CCA (Cold Cranking Amps). All the batteries in the list above have a base hold-down B13.

Citroen C2 I - diesel engines:
1.4 HDI
1.6 HDI


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
These diesel engines should work with batteries of dimensions 207x175x190 mm, which capacity is minimum 47 Ah. The most basic battery of this set is Exide Excell EB500 of a capacity 50Ah and 450A Cold Cranking Amps, the battery with the biggest capacity is Varta Silver Dynamic C30 of a capacity 54 Ah, having 530A Cold Cranking Amps. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

See also information about other cars of this manufacturer

Citroen Berlingo I (MF) (1996-2010)
Citroen Berlingo II (2008-)
Citroen C1 I (2005-2014)
Citroen C3 II (2008-2016)
Citroen C3 Picasso (2008-2017)
Citroen C3 Pluriel (2003-2010)
Citroen C4 II (B7) (2009-)
Citroen C4 AirCross (2012-2017)
Citroen C4 Grand Picasso I (2006-2013)
Citroen C4 Grand Picasso II (2013-)
Citroen C4 Picasso I (2006-2013)
Citroen C4 Picasso II (2013-)

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