Kia Soul I (2009-2013) – batteries

Kia Soul I was produced in the years 2009 - 2013. Below we present the specifications of batteries suitable for specific engines.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Kia Soul I (2009-2013):

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

Kia Soul I - petrol engines:
1.6 CVVT 95kW
1.6 GDI


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S3S30 0245 Ah400 A207x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S4S40 0252 Ah470 A207x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0254 Ah530 A207x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB50050 Ah450 A207x175x190 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA53053 Ah540 A207x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Black DynamicB1945 Ah400 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 45 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Bosch S3 S30 02 which capacity is 45 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 400 A. The most powerful battery is Varta Silver Dynamic C30 of a capacity 54Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 530 A. All the batteries in the list above have a base hold-down B13.

Kia Soul I - petrol engines:
1.6 CVVT 77kW


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 0460 Ah540 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0461 Ah600 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB60260 Ah540 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA61261 Ah600 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicD5960 Ah540 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicD2161 Ah600 A242x175x175 mmB13More
In the case of these petrol engines, we choose batteries in size 242x175x175 mm, which capacity exceeds 55 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Exide Excell EB602 which capacity is 60 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 540 A. The most powerful battery is Varta Silver Dynamic D21 of a capacity 61Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 600 A. The base hold-down of the above batteries is B13.

Kia Soul I - diesel engines:
1.6 CRDi 115
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 57 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 the batteries in the list above have a base hold-down B13.

See also information about other cars of this manufacturer

Kia Shuma I (1997-2001)
Kia Shuma II (2001-2004)
Kia Sorento I (2002-2009)
Kia Sorento II (2009-2015)
Kia Sportage I (1994-2002)
Kia Sportage II (2004-2010)
Kia Sportage III (2010-2015)

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