1997 Chevrolet Tahoe Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

1997 Chevrolet Tahoe Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

If your car key is no longer working properly, the battery likely must to be changed. In this case, we are going to tell you how to open Chevrolet keyless entry remote and change a weak battery DIY. If you gonna solve to do it at home near Tahoe, use this instruction, but first make sure you have everything you need.

What type battery does 1997 Chevrolet Tahoe keyless entry remote required

Changing battery in key fob require 1 CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the type of your fob’s batteries.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

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

A tiny button battery installed in the your key fob. Delicately try to pry apart your remote key fob with flat head screwdriver. Change one CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Replace old battery with new one CR2032. Battery must be installed with the same position as was a previous. Your remote key fob will not work if you mistakenly place battery wrong way.

Before assembling fob’s case, verify that everything is functioning by pressing buttons on circuit board.

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

Key Fob Battery Replacement 1997 Chevrolet Tahoe Video

How To Replace Chevrolet Tahoe Key Fob Battery 1997 1998 1999 2000

Still not working? Buy new one


Key fob of Chevrolet Tahoe use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $5 build upon the brand, size packaging and type you buy. Take your old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

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

Yes, you can change battery in your 1997 Chevrolet Tahoe key fob yourself. Most hard part is to open keyless entry fob's case. It's pretty simple with our guide.

The price to change the battery inside remote key fob is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the brand and the service station.

You should change batteries inside remote key fob of Chevrolet Tahoe at least every three years. lifespan of battery vary on usage time, quality and operating conditions. Famous brands cells normally will last longer.

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

  1. FCC ID: ABO1502T | AB01502T
  2. Models: 1996-2000 Chevrolet Tahoe