2002 Jaguar XK8 Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

2002 Jaguar XK8 Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

Remote key fob allow access to your XK8. Once the key battery is dead you lose your keyless entry fob's ability to use remote functions. Below, we walks you through how to disassembly your car remote key fob and change your Jaguar key battery.

What kind of battery remote key fob use

Before going to open remote key fob be sure that you have all required tools and materials: flat head screwdriver and one CR2032 battery.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

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

A small button battery installed in the your keyless entry remote. Open the key if it is in the key fob.

Gently try to open your fob with hands or flat head screwdriver. Change 1xCR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Now it's time to install new battery in keyless entry fob's shell. Battery must be placed with the same polarity as was an old. Your key will not work if you by mistake place battery wrong way.

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

At this point squeeze fob’s back cover together. Line your case pieces together and assemble it together by hands from top to bottom. If your key fob case tightly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

Video of keyless entry remote opening

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Frequently Asked Questions

Key fob of Jaguar XK8 require 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $4-6 depending on the type, size packaging and brand you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to be sure.

Remote key fob in most of cases do not require to be reprogrammed after battery replace. If your key not working, recheck new battery voltage. Otherwise, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Changing your key fob battery is simple to do in 2002 Jaguar XK8. Most of car manufacturers think of the clients and make a special hole for keyless entry remote disassembly.

Dealer service pricing for replace the battery in remote key fob is from 50 to 600 dollars depending on the brand.

Keyless entry remote batteries in modern cars should be replaced once in four years, also this will differ based on frequency of use and quality. If your remote key fob decreased signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop working and make problems for you.

These symptoms will alert you that it's perhaps time to replace battery in your Jaguar XK8: multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, low key battery indicator on dashboard, key fob buttons not working and you didn't change battery more than 4 years.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: CWTWB1U322
  2. Models: 2001-2003 Jaguar XK8