Group 94R battery is used on a range of vehicles, specifically passenger vehicles and light commercial vehicles. It is often installed on vehicles manufactured by Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Volkswagen. Alternative names used to refer to this battery are H7, L4, LN4.
Group 94r Battery Dimensions & Specs
Group 94r batteries dimensions are 12.4" (Length) x 6.9" (Width) x 7.5" (Height). The positive terminal is on the right side of the battery. The post is on top and flush with the top of the case. The standard cold-cranking amps for an original battery are between 620A and 900A while reserve capacity is typically 135 minutes.
Group 94R Battery Metric Dimensions
- Length: 315mm
- Width: 175mm
- Height: 190mm
Group 94R Battery Imperial US
- Length: 12.4"
- Width: 6.9"
- Height: 7.5"
Popular 94R Batteries
The following section is a detailed description of the specifications and suggestions on how and where to get the best Group 94r battery both from online stores and physical stores.
ACDelco 94R AGM Automotive Battery
- Cold Cranking Amps (CCA): 850A
- Cranking Amps (CA):1020A
- Reserve Capacity (RC): 140 min
- Capacity: 80 Ah
The ACDelco 94R AGM Professional AGM Automotive Battery has a cold cranking amperage of 850A and is a highly rated product.
Because of the absorbed glass mat (AGM) design, this battery does not leak. It comes with a Calcium lead positive grid which ensures maximum conductivity and reduces the resistance.
NORTHSTAR Pure Lead Group 94R (L4) Battery
- Cold Cranking Amps (CCA): 840A
- Cranking Amps (CA):1030A
- Reserve Capacity (RC): 158 min
- Capacity: 76 Ah
If your car uses the group 94r battery, NORTHSTAR Group 94R (L4) Battery NSB-AGM94R is a perfect fit. It has lots of highly positive ratings online.
It is maintenance-free meaning it can go for many years without the need to service the battery.
NORTHSTAR Pure Lead Automotive Group 94R (L4) Battery is a recommended battery for SUVs, sports vehicles, off-road cars, and luxury cars.
It starts off quickly and recharges faster than most conventional batteries.
Advance Auto Parts AutoCraft Gold
- Cold Cranking Amps (CCA): 800A
- Cranking Amps (CA):1000A
- Reserve Capacity (RC): 140 min
- Capacity: 76 Ah
Advance Auto Parts is a local store that specializes in all things automobiles, including the group 94r type batteries.
They can deliver but offer the option of buying online and picking at the most convenient store.
All you need to do is to enter your zip code and it will locate for you the store that is near you. Advance Auto Parts associates can install the battery free of charge. You are required to return the old battery.
Failure to do so adds an extra $22 as a core charge.
Autozone Duralast Platinum
Autozone stocks a brand of group 94r batteries known as Duralast.
This battery is designed to give you a quick start and a maximum reserve capacity. It is ideal for vehicles that run on more power and it can last up to two times the lifecycle of most generic batteries. AutoZone is a walk-in store but also provides for online shopping.
This kind of arrangement saves the time that would be used to select an item from the shelves in a local store.
The Duralast 94R Platinum (H7 AGM) battery has a 3-year warranty and the following specifications:
|Cold Cranking Amps (CCA)||850A|
|Cranking Amps (CA)||1000A|
|Reserve Capacity (RC)||140 minutes|
The other type of group 94r battery stocked by Autozone is the Duralast Gold battery (MODEL: H7 – DLG/94R – DLG ), which has the following specifications:
|Cold Cranking Amps (CCA)||790A|
|Crankings Amps (CA)||950A|
|Reserve Capacity (RC)||150 minutes|
Sears also sells group 94r battery. Sears offers this battery as the DieHard Group Size EP 94R. It comes with a 36-month free replacement warranty.
|Cold Cranking Amps (CCA)||765CCA|
|Cranking Amps (CA)|
|Reserve Capacity (RC)||140 min|
- Cold Cranking Amps (CCA): 790 A
- Cranking Amps (CA): Not provided
- Reserve Capacity (RC): 130 min
- Capacity: Not Provided
Walmart group 94r batteries which on Walmart website are listed as EverStart Maxx H7 battery.
For convenience as well as to save time, Walmart to allows for online purchases but the buyer has to pick the product from the local stores. It is compatible with a wide range of engines and comes with the following specifications.
94R Battery Alternatives
Group 98R batteries can be used in place of Group 94R batteries since they have almost similar specifications. The only difference is that Group 98R batteries are slightly shorter in length, that is, 11.2” unlike Group 94r which is 12.4”. The height and width are the same.
The specifications are slightly lower, depending on the manufacturer. In the case of group 94r batteries are not available, owners can opt for the Group 98R.
Some owners use Group size 65 battery as a replacement for 94R due to the fact that size 65 batteries are cheaper.
Group 65 battery is wider than 94R battery and also the battery positive terminal is on the LEFT side. On the 94R battery, the battery positive terminal is on the RIGHT side of the battery. This can be an issue is your battery cables are short.
We could not find an Optima battery that would closely match group size 94R.
Below is a cross-reference chart for group 94r battery. It shows part numbers from various suppliers.
|BCI Group Size||94R(H7)|
|Advance Auto Parts||H7-AGM||94RH7|
|East Penn / Deka||9AGM94R||694RMF||9A94R|