Chevrolet Kalos (2004-2012) – batteries


Chevrolet Kalos was produced in the years 2004 – 2012. The following table presents information about batteries that match each of the engines available on the market.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Chevrolet Kalos (2004-2012):

LayoutTerminal typesBase hold-down
1 – positive on the left side1Korean B1
1 – positive on the left side1B0
As you can see, in case of Chevrolet Kalos, 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 Kalos – petrol engines:
  • 1.2
  • 1.4
  • 1.4 16V

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
The above three petrol engines of the Chevrolet Kalos, namely 1.2 ,1.4 and 1.4 16V, will perform best with batteries of at least 47 Ah capacity. We recommend choosing higher-end battery models for cars with a large number of optional extras. 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 Bosch S4 S40 25 of a capacity 60Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 540 A.
If you’re still unsure which battery fits your Chevrolet Kalos , 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!

See also information about other cars of this manufacturer

Chevrolet Aveo I (T250 / T255) (2004-2012) battery
Chevrolet Aveo II (T300) (2011-) battery
Chevrolet Camaro V (2009-2015) battery
Chevrolet Captiva C100 / C140 (2006-2015) battery
Chevrolet Cruze I (2008-2016) battery
Chevrolet Epica (2006-2012) battery
Chevrolet Lacetti (2006-) battery
Chevrolet Orlando (2010-) battery
Chevrolet Rezzo (2000-2011) battery
Chevrolet Spark I (M200) (2005-2009) battery
Chevrolet Spark II (M300) (2009-2015) battery
Chevrolet Trax (2013-) battery


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