How to Open Your 1993 Oldsmobile Ninety Eight Key Fob and Change Battery

How to Open Your 1993 Oldsmobile Ninety Eight Key Fob and Change Battery

If your Ninety Eight remote key fob is no longer unlock doors properly, the battery surely needs to be replaced. In this article, we outlined how to open your car remote key fob and replace your Oldsmobile key battery step by step.

What is the battery remote key fob require

Before beginning disassembly key fob be sure that you have all recommended tools and materials: flat head screwdriver and CR2016 batteries.
  • 2xCR2016 batteries
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step guide

A tiny button battery installed in the your key fob. Delicately try to pry apart your key fob with flat head screwdriver. Replace two CR2016 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

Change old batteries with fresh one CR2016. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your keyless entry remote will not work if you put battery wrong way.

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

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Delicately try to put the two halves together by hands from top to bottom. Inspect your remote key fob case for gaps. If it is not tightly closed try to repeat last step.

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Still not working? Buy new one


Key fob of Oldsmobile Ninety Eight require 2xCR2016 batteries. Most CR2016 batteries are under $4-6 build upon the size packaging, type and brand you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to be sure.

Usually, after key battery change, you do not need to reprogram. Don't be scare of this procedure, because often it's described in user's manual.

Yes, you can replace battery in your 1993 Oldsmobile Ninety Eight key fob yourself. Most difficult part is to open fob’s case. It's pretty easy with our instruction.

Dealer service pricing for change the battery in key fob is from 50 to 600 dollars depending on the make.

You should replace batteries inside key fob of modern cars at least every 4 years. The lifetime of battery vary on usage time, operating conditions and quality.

These signs will warn you that it's perhaps time to change battery in your 1993 Oldsmobile Ninety Eight: you didn't change battery more than 4 years, multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, low key battery indicator on dashboard and signal strength reduced.
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Fob Compatibility:

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