How to Replace the Battery in a 2003 Jaguar XKR Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2003 Jaguar XKR Key Fob

Key fob grant easy access to your XKR. Once the key fob battery is weak or dead you will not to be able lock car remotely. Below, we walks you through how to open your car remote key fob and change your Jaguar key battery step by step.

What is the battery key fob require

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

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

Inside of your keyless entry remote installed small button battery. Open key before you try to pry apart the remote key fob.

Carefully try to pry apart your remote key fob with flat head screwdriver. Remove 1xCR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Now it's time to install new battery in fob’s case. Battery must be placed with the same polarity as was a previous. Your key will not work if you mistakenly put battery wrong way.

Before assembling keyless entry fob's case, check that everything working good by testing buttons on circuit board.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Accurately try to assemble the two halves together by hands from top to bottom. Inspect your remote key fob body for gaps. If it is not tightly closed try to repeat last step.

How to change the battery video guide

DIY: Jaguar Key Fob Battery Replacement

Still not working? Buy new one

FAQ

Keyless entry remote of Jaguar XKR require 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $6 depending on the type, size packaging and brand you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

Often, after key battery change, you do not need to reprogram. Don't be scare of this procedure, because often it's described in user's manual.

Changing your key fob battery is simple to do in 2003 Jaguar XKR. Most of car manufacturers think about customers and make a special hole for key fob disassembly.

The price to replace the battery inside key is in range $50-600 depending on the make and the service pricing.

Keyless entry remote batteries in Jaguar XKR should be changed once in four years, but this will vary based on frequency of use and build quality. If your keyless entry remote reduced signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop close doors and make trouble for you.

If your auto has low key battery indicator on dashboard, signal strength reduced, key fob buttons not working or need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors, it's probably battery replace inside remote key fob needed. Current battery is dead with a high probability, but if it's not fix, keyless entry remote replace or repair needed.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: CWTWB1U322
  2. Models: 2002-2003 Jaguar XKR