How to Open Your 1999 Jaguar XJR Key Fob & Change Battery

How to Open Your 1999 Jaguar XJR Key Fob & Change Battery

If your Jaguar key is no longer open doors perfectly, the cell battery more likely needs to be replaced. In this post, we outlined how to disassembly your remote key fob and replace your Jaguar key battery.

What is the battery remote key fob use

Before beginning disassembly remote key fob check all that you need: flat head screwdriver and CR2016 batteries.
  • 2xCR2016 batteries
  • flat head screwdriver

Simple steps to replace the battery in your XJR's remote key fob

A button battery installed in the your key fob. Delicately try to open your remote key fob with pry tools. Change CR2016 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

Replace old batteries with fresh 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.

Before assembling fob’s case, make sure that all functions works by pressing buttons on remote key fob.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Delicately try to put the two halves together by hands from top to bottom. If your key fob body tightly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Remote key fob of Jaguar XJR use 2xCR2016 batteries. Price for CR2016 batteries are under $4-6 build upon the size packaging, brand and type you buy. Take your old battery to the store, 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 Jaguar XJR. Most of car manufacturers think about customers and make a special hole for keyless entry remote disassembly.

Car service cost for replace the battery in fob is $50-600 depending on the make.

You should change batteries inside remote key fob of modern cars at least every three years. The term of battery differ on their amount of use, quality and operating conditions. Lithium cells normally will last longer.

These signs will warning you that it's possible time to change battery in your 1999 Jaguar XJR: low key battery indicator on dashboard, multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, you didn't change battery more than 4 years and signal strength reduced.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: K8597T315
  2. Models: 1998-2000 Jaguar XJR