Suzuki Jimny 3 (FJ) (from 1998) – batteries

Suzuki Jimny in version 3 (FJ) is produced from 1998. Below we present the specifications of batteries suitable for specific engines.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Suzuki Jimny (1998-):

LayoutTerminal typesBase hold-down
1 - positive on the left side3B0
0 - positive on the right side1Korean B1
0 - positive on the right side1B0
As you can see, in case of Suzuki Jimny, 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.

Suzuki Jimny 3 (FJ) - petrol engines:
1.3 16V
1.3 16V 4WD
1.3 4x4


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 2245 Ah330 A238x129x227 mmB0More
Exide ExcellEB45745 Ah330 A237x127x227 mmB0More
Varta Blue DynamicB3345 Ah330 A238x129x227 mmB0More
In the case of these petrol engines, we choose batteries in size 237x127x225 mm, 237x127x227 mm or 238x129x227 mm, which capacity exceeds 42 Ah. All the batteries in the above list have the same capacity 45Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 330 A. All the batteries in the list above have a base hold-down B0.

Suzuki Jimny 3 (FJ) - diesel engines:
1.5 DDiS 4WD
1.5 DDiS 4x4


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.

See also information about other cars of this manufacturer

Suzuki Baleno I (1995-2002)
Suzuki Grand Vitara II (2005-2014)
Suzuki Ignis I (2000-2003)
Suzuki Ignis II (2003-2008)
Suzuki Kizashi (2009-2014)
Suzuki Liana (2001-2007)
Suzuki Samurai (1998-2004)
Suzuki Splash (2008-2014)
Suzuki Swift 2 (1989-2004)
Suzuki Swift 3 (2005-2010)
Suzuki Swift 4 (2010-)
Suzuki SX4 GY (2006-2013)
Suzuki Vitara 1 (1988-1999)

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