How to Replace the Battery in a 2005 Pontiac Torrent Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2005 Pontiac Torrent Key Fob

Key fob grant access to your auto. Once the key fob battery is weak you will not to be able close doors remotely. Below, we described how to open your remote key fob and replace your Pontiac key battery step by step.

What type battery remote key fob require

Before you start to open keyless entry remote be sure that you have all required tools and materials: CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2032 battery

Step by step instruction

Inside of your keyless entry remote installed button battery. Delicately try to open your fob with pry tools. Replace one CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Change old battery with fresh one CR2032. Every battery has a negative and positive side and if you put the wrong connector down, the current cannot go into your circuit board and make it work. Check polarity on battery, by "+" mark.

Before assembling fob’s case, check that everything is functioning by testing buttons on key fob.

At this point squeeze keyless entry fob's back cover together. Line your body pieces together and put it in place by hands from top to bottom. Check your remote key fob shell for gaps. If it is not tightly closed try to repeat last step.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Remote key fob of Pontiac Torrent require 1xCR2032 batteries. Most CR2032 batteries are under $6 depending on the type, brand and size packaging you buy. Take your old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

Keyless entry remote in most of cases do not require to be reprogrammed after battery replace. If your key not working, recheck new battery voltage. If it is not help, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Replacing your key fob battery is easy to do in 2005 Pontiac Torrent. Most of car manufacturers think about customers and make a special hole for key fob disassembly.

The cost to replace the battery inside keyless entry remote can run anywhere from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the car and the service station.

You should replace batteries inside keyless entry remote of modern cars at least every three or four years. The term of battery differ on frequency of use, operating conditions and quality.

If your auto signal strength reduced, key fob buttons not working, need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors or has low key battery indicator on dashboard, in most cases battery replace in remote key fob needed. Currently installed battery is weak with a high probability, but if it's not fix problem, remote key fob change or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: LHJ011
  2. Models: 2005-2007 Pontiac Torrent