How to Replace the Battery in a 1992 Pontiac Trans Sport Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 1992 Pontiac Trans Sport Key Fob

If your auto keyless entry remote isn't working well, the cell battery more likely needs to be changed. In this article, we described how to disassembly your car keyless entry remote and replace your Pontiac key battery.

What type battery does 1992 Pontiac Trans Sport remote key fob required

Replacing batteries in remote key fob require CR2016 batteries and flat head screwdriver. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the size of your fob’s batteries.
  • 2xCR2016 batteries
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step guide

A small coin battery installed in the your key fob. Gently try to disassemble your keyless entry remote with hands or flat head screwdriver. Change two CR2016 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

Get new batteries and install it in fob’s case. 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 polarity on battery, by "+" mark.

Before assembling keyless entry fob's case, check that all functions works by pressing buttons on keyless entry remote.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Gently try to assemble the two halves in place by hands from top to bottom. Check your keyless entry remote body for gaps. If it is not firmly closed try to repeat last step.

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Still not working? Buy new one


Keyless entry remote of Pontiac Trans Sport use 2xCR2016 batteries. Price for CR2016 batteries are under $4-6 depending on the brand, size packaging and type you buy. You can take old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

Often, after remote key fob battery replace, you do not need to reprogram. 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 1992 Pontiac Trans Sport. Most of car manufacturers think about customers and make a special hole for remote key fob disassembly.

The cost to change the battery in key can run anywhere $50-600 depending on the make and the service pricing.

Remote key fob batteries in modern cars should be changed once in 4 years, also this will differ based on their amount of use and quality. If your keyless entry remote shortened signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop open doors and make trouble for you.

These symptoms will warning you that it's probably time to replace battery in your Pontiac Trans Sport: multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, key fob buttons not working, signal strength reduced and you didn't change battery more than 4 years.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: ABO0602T
  2. Models: 1992-1993 Pontiac Trans Sport