How to Replace the Battery in a 1996 Oldsmobile Aurora Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 1996 Oldsmobile Aurora Key Fob

If your Aurora keyless entry remote isn't open doors well, the battery probably needs to be replaced. It's not complicated to change the battery in your remote key fob DIY. All tools, that you need is explained below.

What size battery does 1996 Oldsmobile Aurora remote key fob required

Before going to disassembly keyless entry remote make sure that you have all recommended tools and materials: 1xCR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2032 battery

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

A small coin battery installed inside the your remote key fob. Carefully try to disassemble your fob with pry tools. Remove one CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Now it's time to install new battery in fob’s shell. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your key will not work if you place battery wrong way.

Before assembling fob’s case, make sure that all working good by pressing buttons on remote key fob.

At this point squeeze keyless entry fob's back cover together. Line your body two halves together and put it together by hands from top to bottom. If your fob shell tightly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

Key Fob Battery Replacement 1996 Oldsmobile Aurora Video

How To Replace Oldsmobile Aurora Key Fob Battery 1996 1997

Still not working? Buy new one


Remote key fob of Oldsmobile Aurora use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $6 depending on the type, size packaging and brand you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

Usually, after key battery change, you do not need to reprogram. Keyless entry remote reprogramming procedure often described in user's manual of your vehicle.

Yes, you can change battery in your 1996 Oldsmobile Aurora key yourself. Most hard part is to disassembly keyless entry fob's case. It's pretty simple with our guide.

The price to change the battery inside key is $50-600 depending on the make and the service pricing.

Key fob batteries in modern cars should be replaced every 3-4 years, but this will differ based on frequency of use and battery quality. If your remote key fob decreased signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop close doors and make problems for you.

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

  2. Models: 1996-1999, 2001-2002 Oldsmobile Aurora