Opel Sintra (1996-1999) – batteries

Opel Sintra was produced in the years 1996 - 1999. Below we present the specifications of batteries suitable for specific engines.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Opel Sintra (1996-1999):

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

Opel Sintra - petrol engines:
2.2 i 16 V
3.0 i 24V


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S3S30 0453 Ah500 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Bosch S4S40 0460 Ah540 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0461 Ah600 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Exide ClassicEC54254 Ah500 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB60260 Ah540 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA61261 Ah600 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Varta Black DynamicC1153 Ah500 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicD5960 Ah540 A242x175x175 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicD2161 Ah600 A242x175x175 mmB13More
In the case of these petrol engines, we choose batteries in size 242x175x175 mm, which capacity exceeds 51 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Varta Black Dynamic C11 which capacity is 53 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 500 A. The most powerful battery is Exide Premium EA612 of a capacity 61Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 600 A. All the batteries in the list above have a base hold-down B13.

Opel Sintra - diesel engines:
2.2 DTI


Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensionsBase Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S3S30 0770 Ah640 A278x175x175 mmB13More
Bosch S4S40 0772 Ah680 A278x175x175 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0774 Ah750 A278x175x175 mmB13More
Exide ClassicEC65265 Ah540 A278x175x175 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB71271 Ah670 A278x175x175 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA72272 Ah720 A278x175x175 mmB13More
Varta Black DynamicE970 Ah640 A278x175x175 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicE4372 Ah680 A278x175x175 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicE3874 Ah750 A278x175x175 mmB13More
These diesel engines should work with batteries of dimensions 276x175x175 mm or 278x175x175 mm, which capacity is minimum 62 Ah. The most basic battery of this set is Exide Classic EC652 of a capacity 65Ah and 540A Cold Cranking Amps, the battery with the biggest capacity is Varta Silver Dynamic E38 of a capacity 74 Ah, having 750A Cold Cranking Amps. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

See also information about other cars of this manufacturer

Opel Adam (2013-)
Opel Agila A (2000-2007)
Opel Agila B (2008-2014)
Opel Antara (2006-2015)
Opel Astra F (1991-2002)
Opel Astra G (1998-2009)
Opel Astra H (2004-)
Opel Astra J (Astra 4) (2009-2015)
Opel Cascada (2013-)
Opel Combo B (1994-2001)
Opel Combo C (2001-2011)
Opel Combo D (2011-)
Opel Corsa A (1982-1993)
Opel Corsa B (1993-2000)
Opel Frontera A (1991-1998)
Opel Frontera B (1998-2003)
Opel Insignia A (2008-2017)
Opel Meriva B (2010-)
Opel Mokka (2012-)
Opel Movano A (1998-2010)
Opel Movano B (2010-)
Opel Omega B (1994-2003)
Opel Signum (2003-2008)
Opel Zafira B (2005-2014)
Opel Zafira C (2011-)

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