Land Rover Discovery III (TAA) (2004-2009) – batteries


Land Rover Discovery in version III (TAA) was produced in the years 2004 – 2009. The following table presents information about batteries that match each of the engines available on the market.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Land Rover Discovery (2004-2009):

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

Land Rover Discovery III (TAA) – petrol engines:
  • 4.0 4×4
  • 4.0 V6 4×4
  • 4.4 4×4

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 1395 Ah800 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 13100 Ah830 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB95095 Ah800 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA1000100 Ah900 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Halfords StandardHCB 01995 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicG395 Ah800 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicH3100 Ah830 A353x175x190 mmB13More
The above three petrol engines of the Land Rover Discovery, namely 4.0 4×4 ,4.0 V6 4×4 and 4.4 4×4, will perform best with batteries of at least 92 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 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.

Land Rover Discovery III (TAA) – petrol engines:
  • 4.0 4×4

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S5 AGMS5A 1395 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Exide AGMEK95095 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Exide AGMEK96096 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Halfords AdvancedAGM 01995 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Lucas Fusion AGMLF01795 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver Dynamic AGMG1495 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
For the Land Rover Discovery with a 4.0 4×4 gasoline engine, we choose batteries with dimensions of 353x175x190 mm, whose capacity exceeds 92 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Bosch S5 AGM S5A 13 which capacity is 95 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 850 A. The most powerful battery is Exide AGM EK960 of a capacity 96Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 850 A. All batteries compatible with the 4.0 4×4 engine have a B13 mount.

Land Rover Discovery III (TAA) – diesel engines:
  • 2.7 TD 4×4

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 1395 Ah800 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 13100 Ah830 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB95095 Ah800 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA1000100 Ah900 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Halfords StandardHCB 01995 Ah850 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicG395 Ah800 A353x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicH3100 Ah830 A353x175x190 mmB13More
The Land Rover Discovery with a 2.7 TD 4×4 diesel engine should be compatible with batteries of dimensions 352x175x190 mm or 353x175x190 mm, with a minimum capacity of 92 Ah. The most basic battery of this set is Bosch S4 S40 13 of a capacity 95Ah and 800A Cold Cranking Amps, the battery with the biggest capacity is Exide Premium EA1000 of a capacity 100 Ah, having 900A Cold Cranking Amps. All batteries compatible with the 2.7 TD 4×4 engine have a B13 mount.
If you’re still unsure which battery fits your Land Rover Discovery , 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

Land Rover Defender I (LD_) (1990-2016) battery
Land Rover Discovery I (LJ, LG) (1989-1998) battery
Land Rover Discovery II (LJ, LT) (1998-2004) battery
Land Rover Discovery IV (LA) (2009-2016) battery
Land Rover Freelander I (LN) (1997-2006) battery
Land Rover Freelander II (FA_) (2006-2014) battery
Land Rover Range Rover I (1970-1994) battery
Land Rover Range Rover II (LP) (1994-2002) battery
Land Rover Range Rover III (LM) (2001-2012) battery
Land Rover Range Rover IV (LG) (2012-) battery
Land Rover Range Rover Evoque I (LV) (2011-2018) battery
Land Rover Range Rover Sport I (LS) (2005-2013) battery
Land Rover Range Rover Sport II (LW) (2013-) battery


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