Nissan Micra III (K12) (2002-2010) – batteries


Nissan Micra in version III (K12) was produced in the years 2002 – 2010. The following table presents information about batteries that match each of the engines available on the market.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Nissan Micra (2002-2010):

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

Nissan Micra III (K12) – petrol engines:
  • 1.0 16V
  • 1.2 16V
  • 1.4 16V

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S3S30 0141 Ah360 A207x175x175 mmB13More
Bosch S4S40 0144 Ah440 A207x175x175 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0152 Ah520 A207x175x175 mmB13More
Exide ClassicEC41241 Ah370 A207x175x175 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB44244 Ah420 A207x175x175 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA47247 Ah450 A207x175x175 mmB13More
Halfords EssentialsHB 06341 Ah360 A207x175x175 mmB13More
Halfords StandardHCB 06345 Ah440 A207x175x175 mmB13More
Varta Black DynamicA1741 Ah360 A207x175x175 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicB1844 Ah440 A207x175x175 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicC652 Ah520 A207x175x175 mmB13More
The above three petrol engines of the Nissan Micra, namely 1.0 16V ,1.2 16V and 1.4 16V, will perform best with batteries of at least 41 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 S3 S30 01 which capacity is 41 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 360 A. The most powerful battery is Bosch S5 S50 01 of a capacity 52Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 520 A. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

Nissan Micra III (K12) – petrol engines:
  • 160 SR

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 0460 Ah540 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0461 Ah600 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB60260 Ah540 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA61261 Ah600 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Halfords StandardHCB 07560 Ah550 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Lucas SupremeLS07562 Ah600 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicD5960 Ah540 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicD2161 Ah600 A242x175x175 mmB13More
For the Nissan Micra with a 160 SR gasoline engine, we choose batteries with dimensions of 242x175x175 mm, whose capacity exceeds 57 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Bosch S4 S40 04 which capacity is 60 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 540 A. The most powerful battery is Lucas Supreme LS075 of a capacity 62Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 600 A. All the batteries in the list above have a base hold-down B13.

Nissan Micra III (K12) – diesel engines:
  • 1.5 dCi

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 0460 Ah540 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0461 Ah600 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB60260 Ah540 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA61261 Ah600 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Halfords StandardHCB 07560 Ah550 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Lucas SupremeLS07562 Ah600 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicD5960 Ah540 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicD2161 Ah600 A242x175x175 mmB13More
The Nissan Micra with a 1.5 dCi diesel engine should be compatible with batteries of dimensions 242x175x175 mm, with a minimum capacity of 57 Ah. The most basic battery of this set is Bosch S4 S40 04 of a capacity 60Ah and 540A Cold Cranking Amps, the battery with the biggest capacity is Lucas Supreme LS075 of a capacity 62 Ah, having 600A Cold Cranking Amps. All the batteries in the list above have a base hold-down B13.
If you’re still unsure which battery fits your Nissan Micra , 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

Nissan Almera I (N15) (1995-2000) battery
Nissan Almera II (N16) (2000-2006) battery
Nissan Almera Tino (2000-2006) battery
Nissan Juke (2010-) battery
Nissan Micra I (K10) (1982-1992) battery
Nissan Micra II (K11) (1992-2003) battery
Nissan Micra IV (K13) (2010-2016) battery
Nissan Micra V (K14) (2017-) battery
Nissan Murano I (Z50) (2003-2008) battery
Nissan Murano II (Z51) (2008-) battery
Nissan Navara III (D40) (2005-2014) battery
Nissan Note I (2006-2012) battery
Nissan Note II (2012-) battery
Nissan Primera I (P10) (1990-1998) battery
Nissan Primera II (P11) (1996-2002) battery
Nissan Primera III (P12) (2001-2007) battery
Nissan Qashqai I (2006-2013) battery
Nissan Qashqai II (2013-) battery


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