How to Open Your 1997 Audi Cabriolet Key Fob & Change Battery

How to Open Your 1997 Audi Cabriolet Key Fob & Change Battery

If your car key fob isn't open doors well, the cell battery probably needs to be changed. Below, we described how to open your car keyless entry remote and replace your Audi key battery step by step.

What type battery does 1997 Audi Cabriolet key fob required

Changing batteries in remote key fob require flat head screwdriver and 2xCR1620 batteries. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the size of your keyless entry fob's batteries.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 2xCR1620 batteries

Simple steps to change the battery in your car's keyless entry remote

Inside of your remote key fob installed tiny button cell battery. Open the key if it is in the keyless entry remote. Your key fob key can be unmounted with slide.

Gently try to disassemble your keyless entry remote with pry tools. Remove CR1620 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

Replace old batteries with fresh one CR1620. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your remote key fob will not work if you put battery wrong way.

When the new batteries installed, verify key fob by pressing buttons. If all functions works, assemble your fob’s shell in reverse order.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Carefully try to put the pieces in place by hands from top to bottom. If your remote key fob case firmly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

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Remote key fob of Audi Cabriolet require 2xCR1620 batteries. Most CR1620 batteries are under $6 depending on the brand, size packaging and type you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to be sure.

Often, after remote key fob battery replace, reprogramming not required. Key fob reprogramming procedure often described in user's manual of your vehicle.

Replacing your remote key fob battery is simple to do in 1997 Audi Cabriolet. Most of car manufacturers think of the customers and make a special hole for remote key fob disassembly.

The price to replace the battery in keyless entry remote can run anywhere $50-600 depending on the car and the service pricing.

You should replace batteries inside remote key fob of Audi Cabriolet at least every three years. The term of battery vary on their amount of use, operating conditions and quality.

If your car signal strength reduced, has low key battery indicator on dashboard, key fob buttons not working or need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors, it's probably battery replace inside keyless entry remote required. Currently installed 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: MYT8Z0 837 231 | MZ2 410 819 6
  2. Models: 1997 Audi Cabriolet