Mazda 6 III (GJ) (from 2012) – batteries

Mazda 6 in version III (GJ) is produced from 2012. The following table presents information about batteries that match each of the engines available on the market.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Mazda 6 (2012-):

LayoutTerminal typesBase hold-down
0 - positive on the right side1B0
0 - positive on the right side1Korean B1
0 - positive on the right side1B01
0 - positive on the right side1B13
As you can see, in case of Mazda 6, 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.

Mazda 6 III (GJ) - petrol engines:
2.0 - with Start-Stop system
2.5 - with Start-Stop system


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4 EFBS4 E0560 Ah560 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide EFBEL60060 Ah640 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide EFBEL60460 Ah520 A230x173x222 mmB0More
Varta Blue Dynamic EFBD5360 Ah560 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Above versions of Mazda 6 are equipped with Start-Stop system and in this case e should use batteries made EFB technology. Dimensions of matching batteries differ slightly depending on the manufacturer and are 230x173x222 mm or 242x175x190 mm. The parameters of these batteries are at least 60 Ah of a capacity and 520 A CCA (Cold Cranking Amps).

Mazda 6 III (GJ) - diesel engines:
2.2 D


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 2895 Ah830 A306x173x225 mmB01More
Exide PremiumEA95495 Ah800 A306x173x222 mmKorean B1More
Exide ExcellEB95495 Ah720 A306x173x222 mmKorean B1More
Varta Blue DynamicG795 Ah830 A306x173x225 mmB01More
These diesel engines should work with batteries of dimensions 306x173x222 mm or 306x173x225 mm, which capacity is minimum 92 Ah. The most basic battery of this set is Exide Excell EB954 of a capacity 95Ah and 720A Cold Cranking Amps, the battery with the biggest capacity is Varta Blue Dynamic G7 of a capacity 95 Ah, having 830A Cold Cranking Amps.

See also information about other cars of this manufacturer

Mazda 2 I (DY) (2003-2007)
Mazda 2 II (DE) (2007-2014)
Mazda 3 II (BL) (2009-2013)
Mazda 3 III (BM) (2013-)
Mazda 5 I (CR19) (2005-2010)
Mazda 5 II (CW) (2010-)
Mazda 6 I (GG) (2002-2008)
Mazda 6 II (GH) (2007-2013)
Mazda MX-3 EC (1991-1998)
Mazda MX-5 I NA (1990-1998)
Mazda MX-5 II NB (1998-2005)
Mazda MX-5 III NC (2005-2014)

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