How to Open Your 1997 Mercury Tracer Key Fob & Change Battery
Keyless entry remote allow access to your Mercury. If the key fob battery is discharged you will lose your keyless entry fob's ability to control distance opening function. In this article, you’ll benefit from knowing how to open your car remote key fob and replace a dead or weak battery DIY. If you choose to do it at home near Tracer, use this guide, but first make sure you have tools and materials required.
What is the battery remote key fob useDon't forget before open key fob be sure that you have all recommended tools and materials: CR2016 batteries and flat head screwdriver.
- 2xCR2016 batteries
- flat head screwdriver
Simple steps to change the battery in your Tracer's keyless entry remote
A small button cell battery installed inside the your keyless entry remote. Accurately try to disassemble your remote key fob with hands or flat head screwdriver. Replace 2xCR2016 batteries with flat head screwdriver.
Get new batteries and install it inside fob’s shell. Battery must be placed with the same position as was a previous. Your key will not work if you by mistake place battery wrong way.
When the new batteries installed, check remote key fob functionality by pressing buttons. If everything is functioning, assemble your keyless entry fob's shell in reverse order.
At this point squeeze fob’s back cover together. Line your body two halves together and put it together by hands from top to bottom. Inspect your key fob body for gaps. If it is not firmly closed try to repeat last step.
Video of remote key fob opening
How To Replace Mercury Tracer Key Fob Battery 1997