Toyota Corolla E12 (2001-2007) – batteries


Toyota Corolla in version E12 was produced in the years 2001 – 2007. We invite you to a list of batteries matching individual engine versions.

Basic parameters of batteries suitable for Toyota Corolla (2001-2007):

LayoutTerminal typesBase hold-down
0 – positive on the right side1B13
0 – positive on the right side3+AdapterB1
0 – positive on the right side3B0
As you can see, in case of Toyota Corolla, even the basic parameters of the batteries (battery layout, terminal types and base hold-down) are not identical for all engine versions. For this reason, care must be taken to match the battery to a specific engine.

Toyota Corolla E12 – petrol engines:
  • 1.3

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 1840 Ah330 A187x127x227 mmB0More
Exide ExcellEB35635 Ah240 A187x127x220 mmB0More
Exide PremiumEA45645 Ah390 A237x136x227 mmB1More
Lucas PremiumLP05440 Ah360 A187x127x220 mmB0More
Varta Blue DynamicA1440 Ah330 A187x127x227 mmB0More
For the Toyota Corolla with a 1.3 gasoline engine, we choose batteries with dimensions of 187x127x220 mm, 187x127x227 mm or 237x136x227 mm, whose capacity exceeds 35 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Exide Excell EB356 which capacity is 35 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 240 A. The most powerful battery is Exide Premium EA456 of a capacity 45Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 390 A.

Toyota Corolla E12 – petrol engines:
  • 1.4 VVT-i
  • 1.5
  • 1.6
  • 1.6 VVT-i

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S3S30 0556 Ah480 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S4S40 0560 Ah540 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0563 Ah610 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ClassicEC55055 Ah460 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB62062 Ah540 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA64064 Ah640 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Halfords EssentialsHB 02756 Ah480 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Halfords StandardHCB 02762 Ah550 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Lucas SupremeLS02765 Ah640 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Black DynamicC1456 Ah480 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicD2460 Ah540 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicD1563 Ah610 A242x175x190 mmB13More
For the 1.4 VVT-i, 1.5, 1.6 petrol engines and others from the above list, we select batteries measuring 242x175x190 mm with a capacity exceeding 52 Ah. The weakest of these is the battery Exide Classic EC550 which capacity is 55 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 460 A. The most powerful battery is Lucas Supreme LS027 of a capacity 65Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 640 A. The base hold-down of the above batteries is B13.

Toyota Corolla E12 – petrol engines:
  • 1.8
  • 1.8 VVTi
  • 1.8 VVTL-i TS

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 0560 Ah540 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0563 Ah610 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB62062 Ah540 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA64064 Ah640 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Halfords StandardHCB 02762 Ah550 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Lucas SupremeLS02765 Ah640 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicD2460 Ah540 A242x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicD1563 Ah610 A242x175x190 mmB13More
The above three petrol engines of the Toyota Corolla, namely 1.8 ,1.8 VVTi and 1.8 VVTL-i TS, will perform best with batteries of at least 59 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 05 which capacity is 60 Ah and Cold Cranking Amps is 540 A. The most powerful battery is Lucas Supreme LS027 of a capacity 65Ah and Cold Cranking Amps: 640 A. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.

Toyota Corolla E12 – diesel engines:
  • 1.4 D
  • 1.4 D-4D
  • 2.0 D-4D

Brand and seriesModelCapacityCold Cranking AmpsDimensions (LxWxH)Base Hold-DownPrice
Bosch S4S40 0874 Ah680 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Bosch S5S50 0877 Ah780 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Exide ExcellEB74074 Ah680 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Exide PremiumEA77077 Ah760 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Halfords StandardHCB 09676 Ah680 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Lucas PremiumLP09675 Ah680 A278x175x190 mmB13
Lucas SupremeLS09678 Ah780 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Blue DynamicE1174 Ah680 A278x175x190 mmB13More
Varta Silver DynamicE4477 Ah780 A278x175x190 mmB13More
The three above-mentioned diesel engines, namely 1.4 D, 1.4 D-4D and 2.0 D-4D, should be paired with batteries sized 276x175x190 mm or 278x175x190 mm with a capacity of at least 71 Ah. The most basic battery of this set is Bosch S4 S40 08 of a capacity 74Ah and 680A Cold Cranking Amps, the battery with the biggest capacity is Lucas Supreme LS096 of a capacity 78 Ah, having 780A Cold Cranking Amps. All of the above motors have a base hold-down B13.
If you’re still unsure which battery fits your Toyota Corolla , 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!

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