How to Open Your 2001 Ford Ranger Key Fob and Change Battery
If your Ford keyless entry remote isn't open doors well, the cell battery most likely needs to be replaced. In this article, we explained how to disassembly your car remote key fob and replace your Ford key battery step by step.
What type battery does 2001 Ford Ranger keyless entry remote requiredReplacing battery in key fob require 1 CR2032 battery 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
- 1xCR2032 battery
Step by step instruction
Inside of your remote key fob installed tiny button battery. Carefully try to disassemble your remote key fob with hands or flat head screwdriver. Replace 1xCR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.
Replace old battery with new one CR2032. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your remote key fob will not work if you connect battery wrong way.
After the new battery installed, check remote key fob by pressing buttons. If everything is functioning, assemble your fob’s body in reverse order.
At this point squeeze keyless entry fob's back cover together. Line your body two halves together and assemble it in place by hands from top to bottom. If your keyless entry remote shell firmly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.
Video of keyless entry remote opening
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