2003 Ford Explorer Key Fob Battery Replacement Instructions

2003 Ford Explorer Key Fob Battery Replacement Instructions

If your auto keyless entry remote is no longer unlock doors correct, the cell battery surely must to be changed. It's not difficult to replace the battery in your keyless entry remote, and it’s easier than you think. All you need is explained below.

What type battery keyless entry remote use

Before beginning open key fob check all that you need: 1 CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step guide

A coin cell battery installed inside the your key fob. Delicately try to disassemble your keyless entry remote with flat head screwdriver. Change CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Change old battery with new one CR2032. Battery must be installed with the same position as was an old. Your remote key fob will not work if you by mistake put battery wrong way.

Before assembling fob’s case, check that everything working fine by testing buttons on keyless entry remote.

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

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Keyless entry remote of Ford Explorer use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $4-6 build upon the brand, size packaging and type you buy. You can take old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

Key fob in most of cases do not require to be reprogrammed after battery replace. 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 2003 Ford Explorer keyless entry remote yourself. Most difficult part is to open keyless entry fob's case. It's pretty simple with our guide.

The cost to change the battery inside remote key fob is $50-600 depending on the brand and the service station.

Keyless entry remote batteries in Ford Explorer should be changed every three years, but this will differ based on usage and battery quality. If your key fob decreased signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop open doors and make problems for you.

These symptoms will warn you that it's possible time to replace battery in your Ford Explorer: signal strength reduced, multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, key fob buttons not working and low key battery indicator on dashboard.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: OUCD6000022
  2. Models: 2000-2015 Ford Explorer