Kia Forte Battery Size

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Overview

The Kia Forte has a battery group of either H5, H6 or 121R. See the table below for dimensions.

Kia Forte Battery Sizes - Group Code & Dimensions
Battery Group Code(1) Length x Width x Height (imperial) Length x Width x Height (metric)
H5 9 9/16" x 6 15/16" x 7 1/2" 24.2 cm x 17.5 cm x 19.0 cm
H6 12 1/16" x 6 7/8" x 7 9/16" 30.6 cm x 17.5 cm x 19.2 cm
121R 8 1/4" x 7" x 8 1/2" 20.8 cm x 17.7 cm x 21.5 cm

(1) The Battery Council International (BCI) uses battery group codes consisting of letters and numbers (ie. H6, T4, 24, 34r). These refer to the battery size that will best fit (physical dimensions, terminal locations and type) a specific vehicle.

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2021 Kia Forte Battery Size

The 2021 Kia Forte has a battery size of 9 9/16" x 6 15/16" x 7 1/2" (24.2 cm x 17.5 cm x 19.0 cm) and a group code of H5.

2021 Kia Forte Battery Size
Trim Package(s) tC, Standard
Battery Group Code H5
Dimensions (L x W x H) inches 9 9/16 x 6 15/16 x 7 1/2
Dimensions (L x W x H) centimeters 24.2 x 17.5 x 19.0
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2020 Kia Forte Battery Size

The 2020 Kia Forte has a battery size of 9 9/16" x 6 15/16" x 7 1/2" (24.2 cm x 17.5 cm x 19.0 cm) and a group code of H5.

2020 Kia Forte Battery Size
Trim Package(s) tC, Standard
Battery Group Code H5
Dimensions (L x W x H) inches 9 9/16 x 6 15/16 x 7 1/2
Dimensions (L x W x H) centimeters 24.2 x 17.5 x 19.0
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2017 Kia Forte Battery Size

The 2017 Kia Forte has a battery size of 9 9/16" x 6 15/16" x 7 1/2" (24.2 cm x 17.5 cm x 19.0 cm) and a group code of H5.

2017 Kia Forte Battery Size
Trim Package(s) Ex LX, LX (1), LX (2)
Battery Group Code H5
Dimensions (L x W x H) inches 9 9/16 x 6 15/16 x 7 1/2
Dimensions (L x W x H) centimeters 24.2 x 17.5 x 19.0
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2016 Kia Forte Battery Size

The 2016 Kia Forte has a battery size of 12 1/16" x 6 7/8" x 7 9/16" (30.6 cm x 17.5 cm x 19.2 cm) and a group code of H6 or 9 9/16" x 6 15/16" x 7 1/2" (24.2 cm x 17.5 cm x 19.0 cm) and a group code of H5.

2016 Kia Forte Battery Size
Trim Packages(s) Battery Group Code Dimensions (L x W x H) inches Dimensions (L x W x H) centimeters Get Here (paid link)
Standard (2), Standard H6 12 1/16 x 6 7/8 x 7 9/16 30.6 x 17.5 x 19.2 @Amazon
Standard (1), Standard H5 9 9/16 x 6 15/16 x 7 1/2 24.2 x 17.5 x 19.0 @Amazon

2015 Kia Forte Battery Size

The 2015 Kia Forte has a battery size of 12 1/16" x 6 7/8" x 7 9/16" (30.6 cm x 17.5 cm x 19.2 cm) and a group code of H6 or 9 9/16" x 6 15/16" x 7 1/2" (24.2 cm x 17.5 cm x 19.0 cm) and a group code of H5 or 8 1/4" x 7" x 8 1/2" (20.8 cm x 17.7 cm x 21.5 cm) and a group code of 121R.

2015 Kia Forte Battery Size
Trim Packages(s) Battery Group Code Dimensions (L x W x H) inches Dimensions (L x W x H) centimeters Get Here (paid link)
Standard (2), Standard H6 12 1/16 x 6 7/8 x 7 9/16 30.6 x 17.5 x 19.2 @Amazon
Standard, Standard (1) H5 9 9/16 x 6 15/16 x 7 1/2 24.2 x 17.5 x 19.0 @Amazon
Standard (1) 121R 8 1/4 x 7 x 8 1/2 20.8 x 17.7 x 21.5 -

2014 Kia Forte Battery Size

The 2014 Kia Forte has a battery size of 12 1/16" x 6 7/8" x 7 9/16" (30.6 cm x 17.5 cm x 19.2 cm) and a group code of H6 or 9 9/16" x 6 15/16" x 7 1/2" (24.2 cm x 17.5 cm x 19.0 cm) and a group code of H5 or 8 1/4" x 7" x 8 1/2" (20.8 cm x 17.7 cm x 21.5 cm) and a group code of 121R.

2014 Kia Forte Battery Size
Trim Packages(s) Battery Group Code Dimensions (L x W x H) inches Dimensions (L x W x H) centimeters Get Here (paid link)
Standard (2) H6 12 1/16 x 6 7/8 x 7 9/16 30.6 x 17.5 x 19.2 @Amazon
Standard (2), Standard, Standard (1) H5 9 9/16 x 6 15/16 x 7 1/2 24.2 x 17.5 x 19.0 @Amazon
Standard (1) 121R 8 1/4 x 7 x 8 1/2 20.8 x 17.7 x 21.5 -

2013 Kia Forte Battery Size

The 2013 Kia Forte has a battery size of 8 1/4" x 7" x 8 1/2" (20.8 cm x 17.7 cm x 21.5 cm) and a group code of 121R.

2013 Kia Forte Battery Size
Trim Package(s) Standard
Battery Group Code 121R
Dimensions (L x W x H) inches 8 1/4 x 7 x 8 1/2
Dimensions (L x W x H) centimeters 20.8 x 17.7 x 21.5
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2012 Kia Forte Battery Size

The 2012 Kia Forte has a battery size of 8 1/4" x 7" x 8 1/2" (20.8 cm x 17.7 cm x 21.5 cm) and a group code of 121R.

2012 Kia Forte Battery Size
Trim Package(s) Standard
Battery Group Code 121R
Dimensions (L x W x H) inches 8 1/4 x 7 x 8 1/2
Dimensions (L x W x H) centimeters 20.8 x 17.7 x 21.5
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2011 Kia Forte Battery Size

The 2011 Kia Forte has a battery size of 8 1/4" x 7" x 8 1/2" (20.8 cm x 17.7 cm x 21.5 cm) and a group code of 121R.

2011 Kia Forte Battery Size
Trim Package(s) Standard
Battery Group Code 121R
Dimensions (L x W x H) inches 8 1/4 x 7 x 8 1/2
Dimensions (L x W x H) centimeters 20.8 x 17.7 x 21.5
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2010 Kia Forte Battery Size

The 2010 Kia Forte has a battery size of 8 1/4" x 7" x 8 1/2" (20.8 cm x 17.7 cm x 21.5 cm) and a group code of 121R.

2010 Kia Forte Battery Size
Trim Package(s) Standard
Battery Group Code 121R
Dimensions (L x W x H) inches 8 1/4 x 7 x 8 1/2
Dimensions (L x W x H) centimeters 20.8 x 17.7 x 21.5
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