1999 Dodge Caravan Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

1999 Dodge Caravan Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

Keyless entry remote allow easy access to your Caravan. When the key fob battery is weak you’ll not to be able open trunk or doors from distance. It's not complicated to change the battery in your key fob with our ultimate guide. Everything you need is described in this article.

What type battery does 1999 Dodge Caravan keyless entry remote take

Before going to disassembly remote key fob make sure that you have all recommended tools and materials: flat head screwdriver and two CR2016 batteries.
  • 2xCR2016 batteries
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step instruction

Inside of your key fob installed small coin battery. Delicately try to open your key fob with hands or flat head screwdriver. Replace two CR2016 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

Replace old batteries with new one CR2016. 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 fob’s case, make sure that all functions works by testing buttons on circuit board.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Accurately try to assemble the pieces together by hands from top to bottom. If your key shell tightly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

Key Fob Battery Replacement 1999 Dodge Caravan Video

Dodge Caravan Key Fob Battery Replacement (1999 - 2003)

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

Usually, after key fob battery change, reprogramming not required. Don't be scare of this procedure, because often it's described in user's manual.

Replacing your key fob battery is simple to do in 1999 Dodge Caravan. Most of car manufacturers think about clients and make a special hole for key fob disassembly.

The cost to replace the battery in remote key fob is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the car and the service pricing.

Remote key fob batteries in modern cars should be changed once in four years, also this will vary based on usage and battery quality. If your key fob reduced signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop working and make problems for you.

These signs will warning you that it's probably time to change battery in your Dodge Caravan: multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, signal strength reduced, you didn't change battery more than 4 years and key fob buttons not working.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: GQ43VT17T
  2. Models: 1999-2003 Dodge Caravan