How to Replace the Battery in a 1998 Chevrolet Camaro Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 1998 Chevrolet Camaro Key Fob

If your Chevrolet key isn't unlock doors perfectly, the battery most likely needs to be changed. Below, you’ll benefit from knowing how to open your key fob and change a weak battery yourself. If you choose to do it at home near Camaro, use this guide, but first make sure you have all you need.

What size battery does 1998 Chevrolet Camaro remote key fob take

Before you start to open key fob check all that you need: 1 CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step instruction

Inside of your remote key fob installed coin battery. Accurately try to disassemble your fob with pry tools. Replace one CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Replace old battery with new one CR2032. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your key fob will not work if you place battery wrong way.

Before assembling fob’s case, check that all functions works by testing buttons on remote key fob.

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

Key Fob Battery Replacement 1998 Chevrolet Camaro Video

How To Replace Chevrolet Camaro Key Fob Battery 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002

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Frequently Asked Questions

Remote key fob of Chevrolet Camaro use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $5 depending on the brand, size packaging and type you buy. You can take old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

Remote key fob in most of cases do not need to be reprogrammed after battery change. If your remote key fob not working, recheck new battery voltage. Otherwise, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Yes, you can change battery in your 1998 Chevrolet Camaro key fob yourself. Most hard part is to open fob’s case. It's pretty easy with our step by step guide.

The price to replace the battery inside fob is in range $50-600 depending on the brand and the service station.

Remote key fob batteries in Chevrolet Camaro should be changed once in three or four years, but this will differ based on usage and build quality. If your key fob reduced signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop close doors and make trouble for you.

These signs will alert you that it's possible time to change battery in your 1998 Chevrolet Camaro: signal strength reduced, you didn't change battery more than 4 years, multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required and low key battery indicator on dashboard.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: ABO1502T | AB01502T
  2. Models: 1996-2002 Chevrolet Camaro