1996 Nissan Pathfinder Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

1996 Nissan Pathfinder Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

Remote key fob grant easy access to your car. If the keyless entry remote battery is weak or dead you’ll lose your keyless entry fob's ability to use distance opening function. Below, we explained how to disassembly your car key fob and change your Nissan key battery step by step.

What size battery does 1996 Nissan Pathfinder remote key fob required

Before beginning open key fob check all that you need: 1xCR2025 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2025 battery

Simple steps to change the battery in your Pathfinder's remote key fob

Inside of your key fob installed tiny button battery. Carefully try to pry apart your fob with pry tools. Change CR2025 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Replace old battery with fresh one CR2025. 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 battery installed, verify keyless entry remote by pressing buttons. If everything is functioning, assemble your fob’s shell in reverse order.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Delicately try to assemble the pieces together by hands from top to bottom. If your fob body firmly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

Key Fob Battery Replacement 1996 Nissan Pathfinder Video

How To Replace Nissan Pathfinder Key Fob Battery 1996 1997 1998 1999

Still not working? Buy new one

Frequently Asked Questions

Keyless entry remote of Nissan Pathfinder use 1xCR2025 batteries. Price for CR2025 batteries are under $5 build upon the size packaging, brand and type you buy. Take your old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

Remote key fob in most of cases do not require to be reprogrammed after battery replace. If your key not working, recheck new battery voltage. If it is not help, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Yes, you can replace battery in your 1996 Nissan Pathfinder keyless entry remote yourself. Most hard part is to disassembly fob’s case. It's pretty simple with our guide.

Auto repair shop's price for replace the battery in key is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the car.

You should replace batteries inside keyless entry remote of Nissan Pathfinder at least once in three or four years. The term of battery differ on their amount of use, quality and operating conditions. Famous brands cells normally will last longer.

If your Pathfinder signal strength reduced, has low key battery indicator on dashboard, need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors or key fob buttons not working, it's probably battery change inside remote key fob needed. Current battery is discharged with a high probability, but if it's not fix, key replace or repair needed.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: KOBUTA3T
  2. Models: 1996-1999 Nissan Pathfinder