Bosch Automotive S4001 Car Battery - 44A/h - 440A

Bosch S4001 Automotive Battery User Manual

Product Overview

The Bosch S4001 is a lead-acid automotive battery designed for vehicles without a Start/Stop system. It provides reliable starting power with its 44Ah capacity and 440A cold cranking amps, ensuring a smooth start in various conditions. The patented PowerFrame grid technology offers excellent energy flow and a longer lifespan due to reduced corrosion. With its maintenance-free design and high safety features, the Bosch S4001 is a quality choice for your vehicle's electrical needs.

Installation Instructions

  1. Ensure your vehicle is turned off and the keys are removed from the ignition.
  2. Locate your vehicle’s battery compartment, usually found in the engine bay.
  3. Disconnect the negative (-) terminal first, followed by the positive (+) terminal of the old battery.
  4. Remove any securing brackets or clamps holding the battery in place.
  5. Carefully lift the old battery out of the compartment and set it aside for proper disposal.
  6. Place the Bosch S4001 battery into the compartment, ensuring it is oriented correctly with the positive (+) and negative (-) terminals in the proper position.
  7. Secure the battery with any brackets or clamps that were previously removed.
  8. Connect the positive (+) terminal first, followed by the negative (-) terminal. Ensure the connections are tight and secure.
  9. Double-check all connections and the placement of the battery to ensure everything is properly installed.

Troubleshooting Tips

If you encounter issues with your Bosch S4001 battery, consider the following tips:

  • Vehicle Won't Start: Check the terminal connections to ensure they are clean, tight, and free from corrosion.
  • Low Battery Power: Verify that the alternator is charging the battery properly. A weak alternator can lead to a drained battery.
  • Swollen Battery Case: This may indicate overcharging or exposure to excessive heat. Ensure the charging system is functioning correctly.
  • Leakage: If you notice any acid leaks, carefully clean the area with a solution of baking soda and water, and inspect the battery for damage.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Is the Bosch S4001 battery suitable for vehicles with a Start/Stop system?

No, the Bosch S4001 is designed for vehicles without a Start/Stop system.

What maintenance is required for the Bosch S4001 battery?

The Bosch S4001 is a maintenance-free battery, which means it does not require water top-ups. However, it's always good practice to regularly check the battery's terminals for cleanliness and secure connections.

How do I properly dispose of my old battery?

Lead-acid batteries must be disposed of responsibly. Many automotive shops and recycling centers accept old batteries for recycling.

Can I install the Bosch S4001 battery myself?

Yes, with basic tools and by following the installation instructions provided, you can install the battery yourself. However, if you are not comfortable with the process, it is recommended to seek professional assistance.

What should I do if the battery case is swollen or leaking?

If the battery case is swollen or leaking, it is likely damaged and should be replaced. Avoid contact with the leaked acid and dispose of the battery safely.

How long can I expect the Bosch S4001 battery to last?

Battery lifespan varies depending on usage, climate, and vehicle conditions. However, Bosch batteries are known for their durability and typically last several years with proper care.

Is the Bosch S4001 battery covered by a warranty?

Yes, Bosch automotive batteries come with a warranty. Check the documentation provided with your battery or contact Bosch customer service for specific warranty information.

Always refer to your vehicle's owner's manual and the Bosch S4001 battery documentation for specific instructions and safety information related to your particular vehicle and battery model.

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**Bosch Automotive S4001 Auto Battery FAQ**

**Q: What are the key specifications of the Bosch S4001 Auto Battery?**
- Performance: 44A/h, 440A, 12V
- Dimensions: 207 x 175 x 175 mm
- Polarization: Left - Right +
- Ideal starting power: Optimized energy flow with patented PowerFrame grid
- Improved lifespan due to low grid corrosion with patented PowerFrame grid
- Maintenance-free: Minimal water consumption with double labyrinth design cover condensing and redirecting water back to the battery
- High safety: Double protection against flame returns and integrated centralized degassing
- Suitable for vehicles without Start & Stop system

**Q: What are the features that make the Bosch S4001 Auto Battery stand out?**
- Patented PowerFrame grid for optimized energy flow and extended lifespan
- Maintenance-free design with minimal water consumption
- High safety features including flame return protection and centralized degassing
- Compatible with vehicles without Start & Stop system

**Q: Is the Bosch S4001 Auto Battery compatible with Ford vehicles?**
- Yes, it is perfectly compatible with Ford vehicles according to customer reviews.

**Q: How is the installation process of the Bosch S4001 Auto Battery?**
- Customers have reported that the installation process is quick and simple, but some minor adjustments may be required in certain cases.

**Q: What is the average lifespan of the Bosch S4001 Auto Battery?**
- Customers have reported using this battery for up to 6 years, indicating a good longevity.

**Q: Does the Bosch S4001 Auto Battery resist weather conditions well?**
- The battery has shown resilience against extreme temperatures and humid conditions, making it suitable for various climates.

**Q: Is the Bosch S4001 Auto Battery pre-charged and ready for immediate use upon installation?**
- Yes, customers have confirmed that the battery comes pre-charged and ready to function once installed.

**Q: Is the Bosch S4001 Auto Battery recommended for specific car models like Micra K12 or Ford Fiesta?**
- Yes, customers have successfully used this battery in cars like Micra K12 and Ford Fiesta, reporting excellent performance.

Please note that individual experiences may vary, and it's recommended to confirm compatibility with your specific vehicle before purchasing.


BrandBosch Automotive
Model Number‎0 092 S40 010
CategoryAuto et Moto > Pièces détachées auto > Batteries et accessoires > Batteries de voiture
Marque‎Bosch Automotive
Poids de l'article‎11,3 Kilograms
Dimensions du produit (L x l x h)‎17,5 x 17,5 x 20,7 cm; 11,29 kilogrammes
Pile(s) / Batterie(s) :‎1 Spécifique produit - incluse(s)
Numéro du modèle de l'article‎0 092 S40 010
Numéro de série fabricant‎0092S40010
Numéro de série OEM‎S4001
Ampérage‎44 A
Moyenne des commentaires client4,6 4,6 sur 5 étoiles 3 848 évaluations 4,6 sur 5 étoiles
Classement des meilleures ventes d'Amazon1,002 en Auto et Moto (Voir les 100 premiers en Auto et Moto) 14 en Batteries de voiture
Date de mise en ligne sur Amazon.fr11 septembre 2012
MarqueBosch Automotive
Taille17.5 x 17.5 x 20.7 cm
Dimensions du produit17,5P x 20,7l x 17,5H centimètres
Nombre de cellules6
Résistance27,27 Milli-ohms mΩ
TerminalTerminal drop
Weight‎11,3 Kilograms
Dimensions‎17,5 x 17,5 x 20,7 cm; 11,29 kilogrammes
First Available11 septembre 2012

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