Mercedes S-Class W221 (2005-2013) – batteries

Mercedes S-Class in version W221 was produced in the years 2005 - 2013. We invite you to a list of batteries matching individual engine versions.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Mercedes S-Class (2005-2013):

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

Mercedes S-Class W221 - petrol engines:
S 280
S 300


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 1395 Ah800 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 13100 Ah830 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB95095 Ah800 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA1000100 Ah900 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicG395 Ah800 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicH3100 Ah830 A353x175x190 mmB13More
In the case of these petrol engines, we choose batteries in size 352x175x190 mm or 353x175x190 mm, which capacity exceeds 92 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Bosch S4 S40 13 which capacity is 95 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 800 A. The most powerful battery is Exide Premium EA1000 of a capacity 100Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 900 A. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

Mercedes S-Class W221 - petrol engines:
S 350
S 350 4-matic
S 350 CGI - with Start-Stop system
S 350 CGI 4-matic - with Start-Stop system
S 450
S 450 4-matic
S 500
S 500 4-matic
S 500 CGI - with Start-Stop system
S 500 CGI 4-matic - with Start-Stop system
S 600
S 63 AMG
S 65 AMG


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S5 AGMS5A 1395 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Exide AGMEK95095 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver Dynamic AGMG1495 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
For these engines, no matter if we have a Start-Stop system installed in the car, we should use batteries made in AGM technology. We choose batteries of dimensions: 353x175x190 mm. The parameters of these batteries are at least 95 Ah of a capacity and 850 A CCA (Cold Cranking Amps). All the batteries in the above list have the same capacity 95Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 850 A. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

Mercedes S-Class W221 - diesel engines:
S 250 CDI - with Start-Stop system
S 320 CDI
S 320 CDI
S 320 CDI 4-matic
S 350 BlueTec - with Start-Stop system
S 350 BlueTEC 4-matic - with Start-Stop system
S 350 CDI
S 350 CDI
S 420 CDI
S 450 CDI


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S5 AGMS5A 1395 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Exide AGMEK95095 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver Dynamic AGMG1495 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
For these engines, no matter if we have a Start-Stop system installed in the car, we should use batteries made in AGM technology. We choose batteries of dimensions: 353x175x190 mm. The parameters of these batteries are at least 95 Ah of a capacity and 850 A CCA (Cold Cranking Amps). All the batteries in the above list have the same capacity 95Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 850 A. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

See also information about other cars of this manufacturer

Mercedes B-Class W245 (2005-2011)
Mercedes B-Class W246 (2011-)
Mercedes C-Class W204 (2007-2014)
Mercedes CLK W208 (1997-2003)
Mercedes CLK W209 (2002-2009)
Mercedes E-Class W212 (2009-2016)
Mercedes ML W163 (1997-2005)
Mercedes ML W164 (2005-2011)
Mercedes ML W166 (2011-2015)
Mercedes S-Class W220 (1998-2005)
Mercedes SL R129 (1989-2001)
Mercedes SL R230 (2001-2012)
Mercedes SL R231 (2012-)
Mercedes SLK R170 (1996-2004)
Mercedes SLK R171 (2004-2011)
Mercedes SLK R172 (2011-)

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