1997 Mercury Sable Key Fob Battery Replacement Instructions

1997 Mercury Sable Key Fob Battery Replacement Instructions

Remote key fob grant easy access to your car. Once the key fob battery is weak or dead you’ll not to be able open car remotely. It's not complicated to change the battery in your keyless entry remote, and it’s easier than you think. Everything you need is described below.

What kind of battery keyless entry remote require

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

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

A small coin battery installed inside the your keyless entry remote. Gently try to disassemble your fob with flat head screwdriver. Replace CR2016 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

Replace old batteries with fresh one CR2016. 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 polarity on battery, by "+" mark.

After the new batteries installed, check key fob functionality by pressing buttons. If all functions works, assemble your fob’s body in reverse order.

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

How to replace the battery video instruction

How To Replace Mercury Sable Key Fob Battery 1997

Still not working? Buy new one


Key fob of Mercury Sable use 2xCR2016 batteries. Price for CR2016 batteries are under $4-6 build upon the brand, type and size packaging you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to be sure.

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

Changing your key fob battery is easy to do in 1997 Mercury Sable. Most of car manufacturers think about clients and make a special hole for remote key fob open.

The price to replace the battery inside keyless entry remote is in range $50-600 depending on the make and the service station.

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

These symptoms will warning you that it's probably time to replace battery in your 1997 Mercury Sable: you didn't change battery more than 4 years, multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, low key battery indicator on dashboard and signal strength reduced.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: GQ43VT4T
  2. Models: 1993-1997 Mercury Sable