How to Replace the Battery in a 1996 Honda Odyssey Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 1996 Honda Odyssey Key Fob

If your Honda key isn't open doors perfectly, the cell battery likely needs to be replaced. It's not difficult to change the battery in your keyless entry remote by yourself. All you need is outlined in this article.

What type battery key fob require

Before starting disassembly key fob check all that you need: phillips head screwdriver, one CR2025 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • phillips head screwdriver
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2025 battery

Step by step instruction

A small coin battery installed inside the your remote key fob. Remove screw on the back of the remote key fob. Flip the keyless entry remote over and find for at least 1 screw holding in the plastic.

Carefully try to pry apart your remote key fob with flat head screwdriver. Replace 1 CR2025 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Change old battery with fresh one CR2025. Battery must be placed with the same position as was an old. Your key will not work if you mistakenly place battery wrong way.

When the new battery installed, check keyless entry remote by pressing buttons. If all functions works, assemble your fob’s body in reverse order.

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

How to replace the battery video guide

How To Replace Honda Odyssey Key Fob Battery 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001

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Frequently Asked Questions

Key fob of Honda Odyssey require 1xCR2025 batteries. Most CR2025 batteries are under $6 depending on the size packaging, brand and type you buy. You can take old battery to the store, to be sure.

Keyless entry remote in most of cases reprogramming not needed after battery change. If your keyless entry remote not working, recheck new battery voltage. If it is not help, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Yes, you can change battery in your 1996 Honda Odyssey key fob yourself. Most difficult part is to open fob’s case. It's pretty simple with our instruction.

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

Keyless entry remote batteries in Honda Odyssey should be replaced once in three years, also this will vary based on their amount of use and battery quality. If your keyless entry remote reduced signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop close doors and make problems for you.

These symptoms will alert you that it's probably time to replace battery in your Honda Odyssey: low key battery indicator on dashboard, multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, key fob buttons not working and you didn't change battery more than 4 years.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: A269ZUA101
  2. Models: 1996-2004 Honda Odyssey