How to Open Your 2004 Ford Excursion Key Fob & Change Battery

How to Open Your 2004 Ford Excursion Key Fob & Change Battery

Remote key fob grant easy access to your Ford. Once the keyless entry remote battery is weak you lose your keyless entry fob's ability to control distance functions. It's not complicated to change the battery in your key fob with our instruction. Everything you need is explained below.

What type battery keyless entry remote use

Replacing battery in key fob require flat head screwdriver and 1xCR2032 battery. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the type of your fob’s batteries.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step guide

A tiny coin cell battery installed inside the your keyless entry remote. Gently try to pry apart your remote key fob with pry tools. Remove 1 CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Change old battery with fresh one CR2032. Battery must be installed with the same polarity as was a previous. Your remote key fob will not work if you mistakenly put battery wrong way.

Before assembling keyless entry fob's case, check that all functions works by testing buttons on circuit board.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Delicately try to assemble the pieces in place by hands from top to bottom. Inspect your fob body for gaps. If it is not firmly closed try to repeat last step.

Key Fob Battery Replacement 2004 Ford Excursion Video

How To Replace Ford Excursion Key Fob Battery 2000 2005

Still not working? Buy new one


Remote key fob of Ford Excursion use 1xCR2032 batteries. Most CR2032 batteries are under $4 build upon the size packaging, type and brand you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to be sure.

Often, after keyless entry remote battery replace, reprogramming not required. Remote key fob reprogramming procedure often described in user's manual of your vehicle.

Yes, you can change battery in your 2004 Ford Excursion key yourself. Most difficult part is to open fob’s case. It's pretty easy with our instruction.

The cost to replace the battery in keyless entry remote is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the make and the service pricing.

Remote key fob batteries in Ford Excursion should be changed every 4 years, also this will differ based on their amount of use and battery quality. If your keyless entry remote shortened signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop close doors and make problems for you.

These signs will alert you that it's possible time to replace battery in your Ford Excursion: multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, you didn't change battery more than 4 years, signal strength reduced and key fob buttons not working.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: CWTWB1U331
  2. Models: 2000-2005 Ford Excursion