Chevrolet Captiva C100 / C140 (2006-2015) – batteries


Chevrolet Captiva in version C100 / C140 was produced in the years 2006 – 2015. The following table presents information about batteries that match each of the engines available on the market.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Chevrolet Captiva (2006-2015):

LayoutTerminal typesBase hold-down
1 – positive on the left side1Korean B1
1 – positive on the left side1B9
1 – positive on the left side1B13
1 – positive on the left side1B01
1 – positive on the left side1B0
As you can see, in case of Chevrolet Captiva, 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.

Chevrolet Captiva C100 / C140 – petrol engines:
  • 2.4 (123 kW)
  • 2.4 4WD (123 kW)
  • 2.4 LPG
  • 2.4 LPG 4WD

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 2560 Ah540 A232x173x225 mmB0More
Exide ExcellEB60560 Ah390 A230x173x222 mmKorean B1More
Varta Blue DynamicD4860 Ah540 A232x173x225 mmB0More
For these petrol engines, we recommend batteries with dimensions of 230x173x222 mm or 232x173x225 mm and a capacity exceeding 57 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Exide Excell EB605 which capacity is 60 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 390 A. The most powerful battery is Varta Blue Dynamic D48 of a capacity 60Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 540 A.

Chevrolet Captiva C100 / C140 – petrol engines:
  • 2.4 (100 kW)
  • 2.4 4WD (100 kW)

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S3S30 0656 Ah480 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S4S40 0660 Ah540 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0663 Ah610 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA60160 Ah600 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB62162 Ah540 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Black DynamicC1556 Ah480 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicD4360 Ah540 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicD3963 Ah610 A242x175x190 mmB13More
For these petrol engines, we recommend batteries with dimensions of 242x175x190 mm and a capacity exceeding 49 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Varta Black Dynamic C15 which capacity is 56 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 480 A. The most powerful battery is Bosch S5 S50 06 of a capacity 63Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 610 A. The base hold-down of the above batteries is B13.

Chevrolet Captiva C100 / C140 – petrol engines:
  • 3.0 4WD

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 2770 Ah630 A261x175x220 mmB01More
Exide ExcellEB70570 Ah540 A270x173x222 mmB9More
Exide PremiumEA75575 Ah630 A270x173x222 mmB9More
Varta Blue DynamicE2470 Ah630 A261x175x220 mmB01More
For these petrol engines, we recommend batteries with dimensions of 260x174x224 mm, 261x175x220 mm or 270x173x222 mm and a capacity exceeding 67 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Exide Excell EB705 which capacity is 70 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 540 A. The most powerful battery is Exide Premium EA755 of a capacity 75Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 630 A.

Chevrolet Captiva C100 / C140 – petrol engines:
  • 3.2 4WD

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 0974 Ah680 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB74174 Ah680 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicE1274 Ah680 A278x175x190 mmB13More
For these petrol engines, we recommend batteries with dimensions of 278x175x190 mm and a capacity exceeding 71 Ah. All the batteries in the above list have the same capacity 74Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 680 A. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

Chevrolet Captiva C100 / C140 – diesel engines:
  • 2.0 D
  • 2.0 D 4WD
  • 2.2 D
  • 2.2 D 4WD

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 2995 Ah830 A306x173x225 mmB01More
Exide ExcellEB95595 Ah720 A306x173x222 mmKorean B1More
Exide PremiumEA95595 Ah800 A306x173x222 mmKorean B1More
Varta Blue DynamicG895 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 EB955 of a capacity 95Ah and 720A Cold Cranking Amps, the battery with the biggest capacity is Varta Blue Dynamic G8 of a capacity 95 Ah, having 830A Cold Cranking Amps.
If you’re still unsure which battery fits your Chevrolet Captiva , or if you want to help others in their selection, please send us a photo of your current battery in the comment section at the bottom of the page. You can also send the picture to contact@whatbattery.co.uk (we will place it in the comments to also help other users). Be sure to specify the car model, year, type, as well as the engine capacity and power. We’ll do our best to assist you!

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