Kia Carens III (2006-2012) – batteries

Kia Carens in version III was produced in the years 2006 - 2012. The following table presents information about batteries that match each of the engines available on the market.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Kia Carens (2006-2012):

LayoutTerminal typesBase hold-down
0 - positive on the right side1B13
0 - positive on the right side1B9
0 - positive on the right side1B01
As you can see, in case of Kia Carens, even the basic parameters of the batteries (battery layout, terminal types and base hold-down) are not identical for all engine versions. For this reason, care must be taken to match the battery to a specific engine.

Kia Carens III - petrol engines:
1.6 CVVT
2.0 CVVT


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.

Kia Carens III - diesel engines:
1.6 CRDi 110
1.6 CRDi 128


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
These diesel engines should work with batteries of dimensions 242x175x190 mm, which capacity is minimum 59 Ah. The most basic battery of this set is Bosch S4 S40 05 of a capacity 60Ah and 540A Cold Cranking Amps, the battery with the biggest capacity is Exide Premium EA640 of a capacity 64 Ah, having 640A Cold Cranking Amps. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

Kia Carens III - diesel engines:
2.0 CRDi 115
2.0 CRDi 135
2.0 CRDi 140


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 2670 Ah630 A261x175x220 mmB01More
Exide ExcellEB70470 Ah540 A270x173x222 mmB9More
Exide PremiumEA75475 Ah630 A270x173x222 mmB9More
Varta Blue DynamicE2370 Ah630 A261x175x220 mmB01More
These diesel engines should work with batteries of dimensions 260x174x224 mm, 261x175x220 mm or 270x173x222 mm, which capacity is minimum 67 Ah. The most basic battery of this set is Exide Excell EB704 of a capacity 70Ah and 540A Cold Cranking Amps, the battery with the biggest capacity is Exide Premium EA754 of a capacity 75 Ah, having 630A Cold Cranking Amps.

See also information about other cars of this manufacturer

Kia Carens I (2000-2002)
Kia Carens II (2002-2006)
Kia Carens IV (2013-)
Kia Carnival I (UP, GQ) (1999-2006)
Kia Carnival II (VQ) (2006-2014)
Kia Cee'd I (2006-2012)
Kia Cee'd II (2012-)
Kia Rio I (1999-2005)
Kia Rio II (2005-2011)
Kia Rio III (2011-2017)
Kia Shuma I (1997-2001)
Kia Shuma II (2001-2004)
Kia Sorento I (2002-2009)
Kia Sorento II (2009-2015)
Kia Soul I (2009-2013)
Kia Sportage I (1994-2002)
Kia Sportage II (2004-2010)
Kia Sportage III (2010-2015)

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