2000 Ford Ranger Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

2000 Ford Ranger Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

Remote key fob allow access to your Ranger. Once the key battery is weak or dead you’ll lose your fob’s ability to use distance opportunities. It's not complicated to change the battery in your keyless entry remote with our guide. All tools, that you need is described below.

What kind of battery remote key fob use

Don't forget before disassembly remote key fob make sure that you have all required tools and materials: flat head screwdriver and 1xCR2032 battery.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step instruction

A button battery installed in the your key fob. Delicately try to disassemble your key fob with hands or flat head screwdriver. Change one CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Replace old battery with new one CR2032. Every battery has a negative and positive side and if you put the wrong connector down, the charge cannot go into your circuit board and make it work. Check position on battery, by "+" mark.

After the new battery installed, check key fob by pressing buttons. If all functions works, assemble your keyless entry fob's body in reverse order.

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

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Frequently Asked Questions

Keyless entry remote of Ford Ranger use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $4 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.

Key fob in most of cases reprogramming not required after battery change. If your keyless entry remote not working, recheck new battery voltage. Otherwise, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Yes, you can change battery in your 2000 Ford Ranger key yourself. Most difficult part is to open keyless entry fob's case. It's pretty easy with our guide.

Car service cost for change the battery in fob is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the make.

You should change batteries inside keyless entry remote of modern cars at least once in three or four years. lifespan of battery vary on their amount of use, operating conditions and quality. Famous brands cells normally will last longer.

These signs will warning you that it's perhaps time to replace battery in your 2000 Ford Ranger: key fob buttons not working, low key battery indicator on dashboard, you didn't change battery more than 4 years and signal strength reduced.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: CWTWB1U331
  2. Models: 1998-2011 Ford Ranger