How to Open Your 1998 Volvo V70 Key Fob & Change Battery

How to Open Your 1998 Volvo V70 Key Fob & Change Battery

If your car keyless entry remote is not unlock doors perfectly, the cell battery probably must to be replaced. In this article, we outlined how to disassembly your car key fob and replace your Volvo key battery.

What type battery does 1998 Volvo V70 keyless entry remote required

Prior to disassembly key fob check all that you need: flat head screwdriver and 1xCR2032 battery.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2032 battery

Step by step instruction

A small coin battery installed inside the your keyless entry remote. Delicately try to open your remote key fob with pry tools. Replace 1 CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Get new battery and install it inside keyless entry fob's case. 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 circuit board.

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

How to replace the battery video instruction

How To Replace Volvo V70 Key Fob Battery 1998 1999 2000

Still not working? Buy new one

Frequently Asked Questions

Key fob of Volvo V70 require 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $6 depending on the size packaging, brand and type you buy. You can take old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

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

Changing your key fob battery is easy to do in 1998 Volvo V70. Most of car manufacturers think about clients and make a special hole for remote key fob open.

Auto repair shop's pricing for replace the battery in remote key fob is from 50 to 600 dollars depending on the car.

You should replace batteries inside keyless entry remote of Volvo V70 at least once in 3-4 years. lifespan of battery differ on their amount of use, quality and operating conditions. Lithium cells usually will last longer.

If your car signal strength reduced, need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors, fob's battery more than 4 years old or key fob buttons not working, in most cases battery change inside keyless entry remote required. Current battery is discharged with a high probability, but if it's not help, remote key fob replace or repair needed.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: HYQ1512J
  2. Models: 1998-2001 Volvo V70