How to Open Your 1991 Oldsmobile Ninety Eight Key Fob and Change Battery

How to Open Your 1991 Oldsmobile Ninety Eight Key Fob and Change Battery

Keyless entry remote grant easy access to your auto. When the key fob battery is weak you’ll lose your keyless entry fob's ability to control distance functions. In this post, we explained how to disassembly your key fob and change your Oldsmobile key battery.

What type battery key fob use

Before you start to open remote key fob be sure that you have all recommended tools and materials: 2xCR2016 batteries and flat head screwdriver.
  • 2xCR2016 batteries
  • flat head screwdriver

Simple steps to change the battery in your car's remote key fob

Inside of your remote key fob installed coin cell battery. Delicately try to pry apart your key fob with flat head screwdriver. Remove 2xCR2016 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

Replace old batteries with new one CR2016. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your key will not work if you put battery wrong way.

When the new batteries installed, verify remote key fob functionality by pressing buttons. If all functions works, assemble your fob’s shell in reverse order.

At this point squeeze keyless entry fob's back cover together. Line your case two halves together and put it together by hands from top to bottom. Check your key shell for gaps. If it is not firmly closed try to repeat last step.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Remote key fob of Oldsmobile Ninety Eight use 2xCR2016 batteries. Price for CR2016 batteries are under $4-6 build upon the size packaging, brand and type you buy. You can take old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

Often, after remote key fob battery change, reprogramming not required. Don't be scare of this procedure, because often it's described in user's manual.

Replacing your key fob battery is easy to do in 1991 Oldsmobile Ninety Eight. Most of car manufacturers think of the clients and make a special hole for key fob disassembly.

Dealer service price for replace the battery in remote key fob is from 50 to 600 dollars depending on the car.

You should change batteries inside keyless entry remote of modern cars at least once in three years. lifespan of battery differ on their amount of use, quality and operating conditions.

These signs will warning you that it's perhaps time to change battery in your Oldsmobile Ninety Eight: signal strength reduced, key fob buttons not working, multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required and you didn't change battery more than 4 years.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: ABO0303T
  2. Models: 1991-1995 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight