How to Open Your 1999 Volvo S70 Key Fob and Change Battery

How to Open Your 1999 Volvo S70 Key Fob and Change Battery

If your auto remote key fob is no longer open doors correct, the battery surely needs to be replaced. Yes, it is possible to replace the battery in your remote key fob by yourself. Everything you need is outlined in this post.

What size battery does 1999 Volvo S70 remote key fob take

Changing battery in keyless entry remote require 1 CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the size of your fob’s batteries.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2032 battery

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

A small button cell battery installed in the your keyless entry remote. Carefully try to pry apart your keyless entry remote with pry tools. Remove 1 CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Get new battery and install it in fob’s body. Battery must be placed with the same polarity as was a previous. Your keyless entry remote will not work if you mistakenly put battery wrong way.

When the new battery installed, check keyless entry remote functionality by pressing buttons. If all functions works, assemble your keyless entry fob's shell in reverse order.

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

Key Fob Battery Replacement 1999 Volvo S70 Video

How To Replace Volvo S70 Key Fob Battery 1998 1999 2000

Still not working? Buy new one

Frequently Asked Questions

Keyless entry remote of Volvo S70 use 1xCR2032 batteries. Most CR2032 batteries are under $5 depending on the type, brand and size packaging you buy. You can take old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

Often, after key fob 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 Volvo S70. Most of car manufacturers think of the clients and make a special hole for remote key fob open.

Dealer service cost for change the battery in keyless entry remote is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the make.

You should change batteries inside keyless entry remote of Volvo S70 at least once in 4 years. The lifetime of battery vary on frequency of use, quality and operating conditions. Lithium cells normally will last longer.

If your Volvo key fob buttons not working, need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors, has low key battery indicator on dashboard or fob's battery more than 4 years old, it's probably battery change inside keyless entry remote needed. Currently installed battery is dead or weak with a high probability, but if it's not fix, key fob replace or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: HYQ1512J
  2. Models: 1998-2000 Volvo S70