How to Replace the Battery in a 1992 GMC Syclone Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 1992 GMC Syclone Key Fob

If your GMC remote key fob isn't unlock doors properly, the battery probably needs to be replaced. In this case, you will benefit from knowing how to disassembly GMC key fob and change a dead or weak battery DIY. If you gonna solve to do it at home near Syclone, use this instruction, but first make sure you have everything you need.

What type battery does 1992 GMC Syclone remote key fob take

Don't forget before disassembly key fob check all that you need: two CR2016 batteries and flat head screwdriver.
  • 2xCR2016 batteries
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step instruction

Inside of your remote key fob installed button battery. Carefully try to pry apart your keyless entry remote with flat head screwdriver. Remove 2xCR2016 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

Change old batteries with new one CR2016. Every battery has a negative and positive side and if you put the wrong connector down, the charge cannot go into your circuit board and make it work. Check position on battery, by "+" mark.

After the new batteries installed, check key fob by pressing buttons. If everything working properly, assemble your fob’s body in reverse order.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Accurately try to put the two halves in place by hands from top to bottom. If your keyless entry remote body tightly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Key fob of GMC Syclone use 2xCR2016 batteries. Most CR2016 batteries are under $6 build upon the brand, size packaging and type you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

Keyless entry remote in most of cases reprogramming not needed after battery replace. If your key not working, recheck new battery voltage. Otherwise, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Replacing your keyless entry remote battery is easy to do in 1992 GMC Syclone. Most of car manufacturers think about clients and make a special hole for remote key fob disassembly.

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

You should replace batteries inside key fob of GMC Syclone at least every three or four years. The lifetime of battery vary on usage time, quality and operating conditions.

These symptoms will warn you that it's probably time to replace battery in your 1992 GMC Syclone: signal strength reduced, key fob buttons not working, low key battery indicator on dashboard and you didn't change battery more than 4 years.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: ABO0104T
  2. Models: 1991-1992 GMC Syclone