Citroen C3 II (2008-2016) – batteries

Citroen C3 in version II was produced in the years 2008 - 2016. The following table presents information about batteries that match each of the engines available on the market.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Citroen C3 (2008-2016):

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

Citroen C3 II - petrol engines:
1.0 VTi 68
1.1 BiFuel
1.2 VTi 82
1.4 LPG
1.4 VTi 95
1.6 VTi 120

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 0252 Ah470 A207x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0254 Ah530 A207x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB50050 Ah450 A207x175x190 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA53053 Ah540 A207x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicC2252 Ah470 A207x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicC3054 Ah530 A207x175x190 mmB13More
In the case of these petrol engines, we choose batteries in size 207x175x190 mm, which capacity exceeds 47 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Exide Excell EB500 which capacity is 50 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 450 A. The most powerful battery is Varta Silver Dynamic C30 of a capacity 54Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 530 A. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

Citroen C3 II - diesel engines:
1.4 HDi 70
1.6 HDi 110
1.6 HDi 90
1.6 HDi 92

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 0560 Ah540 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0563 Ah610 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB62062 Ah540 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA64064 Ah640 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicD2460 Ah540 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicD1563 Ah610 A242x175x190 mmB13More
These diesel engines should work with batteries of dimensions 242x175x190 mm, which capacity is minimum 59 Ah. The most basic battery of this set is Bosch S4 S40 05 of a capacity 60Ah and 540A Cold Cranking Amps, the battery with the biggest capacity is Exide Premium EA640 of a capacity 64 Ah, having 640A Cold Cranking Amps. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

Citroen C3 II - diesel engines:
1.4 HDi 70 - with Start-Stop system
1.6 HDi 115 - with Start-Stop system
1.6 HDi 92 - with Start-Stop system

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S5 AGMS5A 0870 Ah760 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Exide AGMEK70070 Ah760 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver Dynamic AGME3970 Ah760 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Above versions of Citroen C3 are equipped with Start-Stop system and in this case e should use batteries made AGM technology. Matching batteries have dimensions 278x175x190 mm. The parameters of these batteries are at least 70 Ah of a capacity and 760 A CCA (Cold Cranking Amps). All the batteries in the above list have the same capacity 70Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 760 A. The base hold-down of the above batteries is B13.

See also information about other cars of this manufacturer

Citroen Berlingo I (MF) (1996-2010)
Citroen Berlingo II (2008-)
Citroen C-Crosser (2007-2012)
Citroen C1 I (2005-2014)
Citroen C2 I (2003-2009)
Citroen C3 III (2016-)
Citroen C3 Picasso (2008-2017)
Citroen C3 Pluriel (2003-2010)
Citroen C4 II (B7) (2009-)
Citroen C4 AirCross (2012-2017)
Citroen C4 Grand Picasso I (2006-2013)
Citroen C4 Grand Picasso II (2013-)
Citroen C4 Picasso I (2006-2013)
Citroen C4 Picasso II (2013-)
Citroen C5 II (2008-2017)
Citroen C6 I (2005-2012)
Citroen C8 (2002-2014)
Citroen DS3 (2009-2016)
Citroen DS4 (2011-2015)
Citroen DS5 (2011-2015)
Citroen Jumper I (230L) (1994-2002)
Citroen Jumper I FL (244) (2002-2006)
Citroen Jumper II (2006-)
Citroen Jumpy I (1994-2006)
Citroen Jumpy II (2007-2016)
Citroen Nemo (2008-2017)
Citroen Saxo (1996-2003)
Citroen Xantia I (X1) (1993-1998)
Citroen Xantia II (X2) (1998-2002)
Citroen Xsara (1997-2006)
Citroen Xsara Picasso (1999-2008)
Citroen ZX (1991-1998)

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