How to Open Your 1989 Oldsmobile Toronado Key Fob and Change Battery

How to Open Your 1989 Oldsmobile Toronado Key Fob and Change Battery

Remote key fob allow access to your car. When the keyless entry remote battery is dead or weak you will lose your fob’s ability to control distance opening function. Yes, it is possible to change the battery in your key fob DIY. Everything you need is described below.

What size battery does 1989 Oldsmobile Toronado remote key fob take

Don't forget before disassembly key fob check all that you need: 1xCR2025 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2025 battery

Step by step guide

Inside of your key fob installed tiny button cell battery. Delicately try to open your key fob with hands or flat head screwdriver. Replace one CR2025 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Get new battery and install it inside fob’s case. Battery must be placed with the same position as was an old. Your keyless entry remote will not work if you by mistake place battery wrong way.

Before assembling keyless entry fob's case, check that all functions works by testing buttons on circuit board.

At this point squeeze fob’s back cover together. Line your case two halves together and assemble it together by hands from top to bottom. If your remote key fob shell tightly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

Video of key opening

How To Replace Oldsmobile Toronado Key Fob Battery 1990 1991 1992

Still not working? Buy new one


Keyless entry remote of Oldsmobile Toronado use 1xCR2025 batteries. Most CR2025 batteries are under $4 build upon the size packaging, brand and type you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

Remote key fob in most of cases do not require to be reprogrammed after battery change. If your remote key fob not working, recheck new battery voltage. Otherwise, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Yes, you can change battery in your 1989 Oldsmobile Toronado key yourself. Most difficult part is to open fob’s case. It's pretty simple with our guide.

Car service cost for replace the battery in remote key fob is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the brand.

You should change batteries inside keyless entry remote of Oldsmobile Toronado at least every three years. lifespan of battery vary on usage time, quality and operating conditions. Lithium cells normally will last longer.

If your Oldsmobile fob's battery more than 4 years old, key fob buttons not working, need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors or signal strength reduced, it's probably battery replace in key fob needed. Current battery is weak or dead with a high probability, but if it's not help to fix issues, remote key fob change or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: GLQ9Z6-1507
  2. Models: 1989-1992 Oldsmobile Toronado