Skoda Karoq (from 2017) – batteries


Skoda Karoq is produced from 2017. The following table presents information about batteries that match each of the engines available on the market.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Skoda Karoq (2017-):

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

Skoda Karoq – petrol engines:
  • 1.0 TSI (81 kW) – with Start-Stop system
  • 1.0 TSI (85 kW) – with Start-Stop system
  • 1.5 TSI (110 kW) – with Start-Stop system
  • 2.0 TSI 4×4 (140 kW) – with Start-Stop system

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4 EFBS4 E0560 Ah560 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide EFBEL60060 Ah640 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Halfords AdvancedEFB 02765 Ah600 A243x175x190 mmB13More
Lucas Fusion EFBLE02760 Ah560 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue Dynamic EFBD5360 Ah560 A242x175x190 mmB13More
The above versions of the Skoda Karoq are equipped with a Start-Stop system, and in this case, we should use batteries made with EFB technology. Dimensions of matching batteries differ slightly depending on the manufacturer and are 242x175x190 mm or 243x175x190 mm. The parameters of these batteries are at least 60 Ah of a capacity and 560 A CCA (Cold Cranking Amps). All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

Skoda Karoq – diesel engines:
  • 1.6 TDI (85 kW) – with Start-Stop system

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4 EFBS4 E0560 Ah560 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide EFBEL60060 Ah640 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Halfords AdvancedEFB 02765 Ah600 A243x175x190 mmB13More
Lucas Fusion EFBLE02760 Ah560 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue Dynamic EFBD5360 Ah560 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Owning a Skoda Karoq with a 1.6 TDI (85 kW) engine and Start-Stop system means there is a need to use more expensive batteries made with EFB technology. Dimensions of matching batteries differ slightly depending on the manufacturer and are 242x175x190 mm or 243x175x190 mm. The parameters of these batteries are at least 60 Ah of a capacity and 560 A CCA (Cold Cranking Amps). All batteries compatible with the 1.6 TDI (85 kW) engine have a B13 mount.

Skoda Karoq – diesel engines:
  • 2.0 TDI SCR (85 kW) – with Start-Stop system

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4 EFBS4 E0560 Ah560 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S4 EFBS4 E0870 Ah650 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Exide EFBEL60060 Ah640 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide EFBEL70070 Ah720 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Halfords AdvancedEFB 02765 Ah600 A243x175x190 mmB13More
Halfords AdvancedEFB 09675 Ah700 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Lucas Fusion EFBLE02760 Ah560 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Lucas Fusion EFBLE09670 Ah650 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue Dynamic EFBD5360 Ah560 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue Dynamic EFBE4570 Ah650 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue Dynamic EFBN7070 Ah760 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Owning a Skoda Karoq with a 2.0 TDI SCR (85 kW) engine and Start-Stop system means there is a need to use more expensive batteries made with EFB technology. Dimensions of matching batteries differ slightly depending on the manufacturer and are 242x175x190 mm, 243x175x190 mm or 278x175x190 mm. The parameters of these batteries are at least 60 Ah of a capacity and 560 A CCA (Cold Cranking Amps). All batteries compatible with the 2.0 TDI SCR (85 kW) engine have a B13 mount.

Skoda Karoq – diesel engines:
  • 2.0 TDI SCR (110 kW) – with Start-Stop system
  • 2.0 TDI SCR 4×4 (140 kW) – with Start-Stop system

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4 EFBS4 E0870 Ah650 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Exide EFBEL70070 Ah720 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Halfords AdvancedEFB 09675 Ah700 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Lucas Fusion EFBLE09670 Ah650 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue Dynamic EFBN7070 Ah760 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue Dynamic EFBE4570 Ah650 A278x175x190 mmB13More
2.0 TDI SCR (110 kW) or 2.0 TDI SCR 4×4 (140 kW) engines in the Skoda Karoq with Start-Stop system require the use of EFB technology batteries. Matching batteries have dimensions 278x175x190 mm. The parameters of these batteries are at least 70 Ah of a capacity and 650 A CCA (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 Skoda Karoq , 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

Skoda Citigo (2011-) battery
Skoda Fabia I (1999-2008) battery
Skoda Fabia II (2006-2014) battery
Skoda Fabia III (2014-) battery
Skoda Felicia I (1994-1998) battery
Skoda Felicia II (1998-2001) battery
Skoda Kodiaq (2017-) battery
Skoda Octavia I (1996-2010) battery
Skoda Octavia II (2004-2013) battery
Skoda Octavia III (2013-) battery
Skoda Rapid (2012-) battery
Skoda Roomster (2006-) battery
Skoda Superb I (2001-2008) battery
Skoda Superb II (2008-2015) battery
Skoda Superb III (2015-) battery
Skoda Yeti (2009-) battery


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