How to Open Your 1995 Chevrolet Caprice Key Fob and Change Battery

How to Open Your 1995 Chevrolet Caprice Key Fob and Change Battery

Key fob grant easy access to your Caprice. If the key battery is weak or dead you not to be able close doors from distance. Below, we are going to tell you how to disassembly Chevrolet remote key fob and change a weak or dead battery yourself. If you decide to do it at home near Caprice, use this guide, but first make sure you have everything you need before you start.

What type battery keyless entry remote require

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

Step by step instruction

A coin cell battery installed inside the your keyless entry remote. Carefully try to pry apart your key with flat head screwdriver. Replace two CR2016 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

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

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

At this point squeeze keyless entry fob's back cover together. Line your body pieces together and put it in place by hands from top to bottom. Inspect your remote key fob shell for gaps. If it is not firmly closed try to repeat last step.

How to replace the battery video guide

How To Replace Chevrolet Caprice Key Fob Battery 1994 1995 1996

Still not working? Buy new one


Remote key fob of Chevrolet Caprice use 2xCR2016 batteries. Most CR2016 batteries are under $4-6 depending on the type, size packaging and brand you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

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

Yes, you can replace battery in your 1995 Chevrolet Caprice key yourself. Most hard part is to open keyless entry fob's case. It's pretty simple with our step by step guide.

The price to replace the battery inside key fob is $50-600 depending on the brand and the service station.

Keyless entry remote batteries in Chevrolet Caprice should be changed every 3-4 years, also this will vary based on frequency of use and build quality. If your keyless entry remote decreased signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop close doors and make trouble for you.

If your Caprice has low key battery indicator on dashboard, signal strength reduced, key fob buttons not working or fob's battery more than 4 years old, in most cases battery replace inside keyless entry remote needed. Installed battery is weak with a high probability, but if it's not help to fix issues, key fob replace or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: ABO0104T
  2. Models: 1992-1996 Chevrolet Caprice