How to Open Your 2002 Toyota Tacoma Key Fob & Change Battery
Keyless entry remote grant access to your car. Once the key battery is dead or weak you lose your fob’s ability to control remote opening function. In this post, you’ll benefit from knowing how to disassembly Toyota keyless entry remote and change a weak battery yourself. If you choose to do it at home near Tacoma, follow our guide, but don't forget to check tools and materials required before you start.
What is the battery remote key fob requireReplacing battery in key fob require phillips head screwdriver, flat head screwdriver and 1 CR2025 battery. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the type of your keyless entry fob's batteries.
- flat head screwdriver
- 1xCR2025 battery
- phillips head screwdriver
Simple steps to replace the battery in your Tacoma's keyless entry remote
Inside of your remote key fob installed coin battery. Remove fasteners on the back of the key fob. Flip the remote key fob over and find for at least 1 fastener holding in the plastic.
Delicately try to open your key fob with pry tools. Replace 1 CR2025 battery with flat head screwdriver.
Get new battery and install it inside fob’s shell. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your key fob will not work if you place battery wrong way.
After the new battery installed, check key fob functionality by pressing buttons. If everything is functioning, assemble your fob’s shell in reverse order.
The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Gently try to put the two halves together by hands from top to bottom. If your keyless entry remote body tightly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step. Screw fastener in the back of the remote key fob.
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