Kia Cee’d II (from 2012) – batteries

Kia Cee'd in version II is produced from 2012. We invite you to a list of batteries matching individual engine versions.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Kia Cee'd (2012-):

LayoutTerminal typesBase hold-down
0 - positive on the right side1Korean B1
0 - positive on the right side1B13
0 - positive on the right side1B9
0 - positive on the right side1B0
0 - positive on the right side1B01
As you can see, in case of Kia Cee'd, 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 Cee'd II - petrol engines:
1.4 CVVT
1.6 CVVT
1.6 GDI
1.6 GT


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 2460 Ah540 A232x173x225 mmB0More
Exide ExcellEB60460 Ah390 A230x173x222 mmKorean B1More
Exide PremiumEA65465 Ah580 A230x173x222 mmKorean B1More
Varta Blue DynamicD4760 Ah540 A232x173x225 mmB0More
In the case of these petrol engines, we choose batteries in size 230x173x222 mm or 232x173x225 mm, which capacity exceeds 57 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Exide Excell EB604 which capacity is 60 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 390 A. The most powerful battery is Exide Premium EA654 of a capacity 65Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 580 A.

Kia Cee'd II - petrol engines:
1.4 CVVT - 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 Kia Cee'd 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.

Kia Cee'd II - diesel engines:
1.4 CRDi 90
1.6 CRDi 110
1.6 CRDi 128


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 2460 Ah540 A232x173x225 mmB0More
Exide ExcellEB60460 Ah390 A230x173x222 mmKorean B1More
Exide PremiumEA65465 Ah580 A230x173x222 mmKorean B1More
Varta Blue DynamicD4760 Ah540 A232x173x225 mmB0More
These diesel engines should work with batteries of dimensions 230x173x222 mm or 232x173x225 mm, which capacity is minimum 57 Ah. The most basic battery of this set is Exide Excell EB604 of a capacity 60Ah and 390A Cold Cranking Amps, the battery with the biggest capacity is Exide Premium EA654 of a capacity 65 Ah, having 580A Cold Cranking Amps.

Kia Cee'd II - diesel engines:
1.6 CRDi 115
1.6 CRDi 90


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.

Kia Cee'd II - diesel engines:
1.4 CRDi 90 - with Start-Stop system
1.6 CRDi 128 - with Start-Stop system


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4 EFBS4 E0870 Ah650 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Exide EFBEL70070 Ah720 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue Dynamic EFBE4570 Ah650 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Above versions of Kia Cee'd are equipped with Start-Stop system and in this case e should use batteries made EFB technology. Matching batteries have dimensions 278x175x190 mm. The parameters of these batteries are at least 70 Ah of a capacity and 650 A CCA (Cold Cranking Amps). The base hold-down of the above batteries is B13.

See also information about other cars of this manufacturer

Kia Carens I (2000-2002)
Kia Carens II (2002-2006)
Kia Carens III (2006-2012)
Kia Carens IV (2013-)
Kia Carnival I (UP, GQ) (1999-2006)
Kia Carnival II (VQ) (2006-2014)
Kia Cee'd I (2006-2012)
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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