1997 Dodge Avenger Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

1997 Dodge Avenger Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

If your auto remote key fob is not unlock doors correct, the cell battery probably must to be replaced. In this post, we outlined how to open your remote key fob and replace your Dodge key battery step by step.

What is the battery key fob require

Replacing batteries in remote key fob require two CR2016 batteries and flat head screwdriver. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the type of your fob’s batteries.
  • 2xCR2016 batteries
  • flat head screwdriver

Simple steps to replace the battery in your Avenger's remote key fob

Inside of your remote key fob installed tiny coin cell battery. Gently try to pry apart your fob with pry tools. Replace two CR2016 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

Change old batteries with fresh one CR2016. Every battery has a negative and positive side and if you put the wrong connector down, the current cannot go into your circuit board and make it work. Check position on battery, by "+" mark.

Before assembling keyless entry fob's case, make sure that all functions works by pressing buttons on key fob.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Delicately try to assemble the pieces in place by hands from top to bottom. Inspect your key shell for gaps. If it is not tightly closed try to repeat last step.

How to replace the battery video guide

How To Replace Dodge Avenger Key Fob Battery 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000

Still not working? Buy new one


Key fob of Dodge Avenger use 2xCR2016 batteries. Price for CR2016 batteries are under $5 build upon the size packaging, brand and type you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

Often, after key battery change, you do not need to reprogram. Don't be scare of this procedure, because often it's described in user's manual.

Yes, you can change battery in your 1997 Dodge Avenger remote key fob yourself. Most hard part is to open fob’s case. It's pretty simple with our instruction.

The cost to replace the battery in remote key fob can run anywhere $50-600 depending on the make and the service station.

You should replace batteries inside remote key fob of Dodge Avenger at least once in 3-4 years. The term of battery differ on their amount of use, operating conditions and quality.

If your auto need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors, fob's battery more than 4 years old, key fob buttons not working or has low key battery indicator on dashboard, it's probably battery replace inside keyless entry remote required. Current battery is dead or weak with a high probability, but if it's not help, key fob change or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: GQ43VT6T
  2. Models: 1995-2000 Dodge Avenger