2005 Dodge Neon Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

2005 Dodge Neon Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

Key fob grant access to your auto. When the key fob battery is weak or dead you will lose your fobโ€™s ability to use distance functions. It's not complicated to replace the battery in your keyless entry remote, and itโ€™s easier than you think. All tools, that you need is explained below.

What kind of battery key fob require

Changing batteries in remote key fob require flat head screwdriver and 2xCR2016 batteries. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the size of your keyless entry fob's batteries.
  • 2xCR2016 batteries
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step instruction

Inside of your keyless entry remote installed tiny button battery. Accurately try to disassemble your fob with hands or flat head screwdriver. Change 2xCR2016 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

Now it's time to install new batteries inside keyless entry fob's shell. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your remote key fob will not work if you connect battery wrong way.

Before assembling keyless entry fob's case, verify that all functions works by pressing buttons on remote key fob.

At this point squeeze keyless entry fob's back cover together. Line your case pieces together and put it in place by hands from top to bottom. If your remote key fob body tightly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

Video of key fob opening

How To Replace Dodge Neon Key Fob Battery 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005

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Frequently Asked Questions

Keyless entry remote of Dodge Neon use 2xCR2016 batteries. Most CR2016 batteries are under $5 depending on the type, brand and size packaging you buy. You can take old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

Often, after keyless entry remote battery change, reprogramming not required. Don't be scare of this procedure, because often it's described in user's manual.

Yes, you can replace battery in your 2005 Dodge Neon keyless entry remote yourself. Most difficult part is to disassembly keyless entry fob's case. It's pretty simple with our step by step guide.

The price to replace the battery in keyless entry remote is $50-600 depending on the brand and the service station.

Remote key fob batteries in modern cars should be changed once in 4 years, but this will vary based on their amount of use and build quality. If your keyless entry remote shortened signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop working and make problems for you.

These signs will alert you that it's probably time to replace battery in your 2005 Dodge Neon: multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, you didn't change battery more than 4 years, key fob buttons not working and signal strength reduced.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: GQ43VT9T
  2. Models: 1999-2006 Dodge Neon