1999 Dodge Avenger Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

1999 Dodge Avenger Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

If your Dodge key fob is not unlock doors properly, the battery probably must to be changed. In this article, we demonstrate how to disassembly your keyless entry remote and change a discharged battery yourself. If you gonna solve to do it at home near Avenger, use this instruction, but first make sure you have all you need before you start.

What kind of battery key fob use

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

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

A small button battery installed inside the your keyless entry remote. Gently try to pry apart your key with pry tools. Replace two CR2016 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

Replace old batteries with new one CR2016. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your remote key fob will not work if you place battery wrong way.

When the new batteries installed, check keyless entry remote by pressing buttons. If all functions works, assemble your keyless entry fob's shell 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. If your keyless entry remote body firmly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

Video of remote key fob disassembly

DIY: Dodge Key Fob Battery Replacement & Disassembly

Still not working? Buy new one


Key fob of Dodge Avenger require 2xCR2016 batteries. Price for CR2016 batteries are under $4-6 build upon the type, size packaging and brand you buy. You can take old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

Usually, after keyless entry remote battery replace, you do not need to reprogram. Don't be scare of this procedure, because often it's described in user's manual.

Changing your remote key fob battery is simple to do in 1999 Dodge Avenger. Most of car manufacturers think of the clients and make a special hole for key fob disassembly.

The cost to change the battery in keyless entry remote is in range from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the make and the service pricing.

Remote key fob batteries in Dodge Avenger should be replaced every 3-4 years, although this will differ based on usage and build quality. If your keyless entry remote reduced signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop close doors and make problems for you.

If your Avenger key fob buttons not working, signal strength reduced, need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors or fob's battery more than 4 years old, in most cases battery replace in key fob needed. Current battery is weak or dead with a high probability, but if it's not fix, fob change or repair needed.
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Fob Compatibility:

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