How to Open Your 1991 Chevrolet Lumina Key Fob and Change Battery

How to Open Your 1991 Chevrolet Lumina Key Fob and Change Battery

Remote key fob grant access to your auto. When the key battery is discharged you will not to be able unlock car from distance. Below, we described how to disassembly your car remote key fob and replace your Chevrolet key battery step by step.

What size battery does 1991 Chevrolet Lumina remote key fob take

Before you start to open keyless entry remote check all that you need: flat head screwdriver and 2 CR2016 batteries.
  • 2xCR2016 batteries
  • flat head screwdriver

Simple steps to change the battery in your Lumina's keyless entry remote

Inside of your key fob installed small button battery. Accurately try to open your key fob with flat head screwdriver. Replace 2 CR2016 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

Now it's time to install new batteries inside keyless entry fob's shell. Every battery has a negative and positive side and if you put the wrong connector down, the current cannot go into your circuit board and make it work. Check polarity on battery, by "+" mark.

After the new batteries installed, verify key fob by pressing buttons. If everything working properly, assemble your keyless entry fob's case in reverse order.

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 key fob shell firmly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

Key Fob Battery Replacement 1991 Chevrolet Lumina Video

How To Replace Chevrolet Lumina Key Fob Battery 1991 1992 1993

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Frequently Asked Questions

Key fob of Chevrolet Lumina use 2xCR2016 batteries. Price for CR2016 batteries are under $6 depending on the size packaging, brand and type you buy. Take your old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

Often, after key battery change, you do not need to reprogram. Key fob reprogramming procedure often described in user's manual of your vehicle.

Changing your key fob battery is easy to do in 1991 Chevrolet Lumina. Most of car manufacturers think about clients and make a special hole for key fob open.

The cost to change the battery in remote key fob is in range from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the make and the service pricing.

Keyless entry remote batteries in Chevrolet Lumina should be replaced once in three years, although this will differ based on frequency of use and build quality. If your remote key fob decreased signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop working and make problems for you.

If your car has low key battery indicator on dashboard, key fob buttons not working, signal strength reduced or fob's battery more than 4 years old, in most cases battery change in remote key fob required. Current battery is dead or weak with a high probability, but if it's not help, remote key fob replace or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: CB2V52413T
  2. Models: 1990-1996 Chevrolet Lumina