How to Open Your 2006 Cadillac XLR Key Fob and Change Battery

How to Open Your 2006 Cadillac XLR Key Fob and Change Battery

Keyless entry remote grant easy access to your Cadillac. When the remote key fob battery is weak you will not to be able open car from distance. In this post, we explained how to open your remote key fob and replace your Cadillac key battery.

What type battery remote key fob require

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

Simple steps to replace the battery in your XLR's key fob

A tiny button battery installed inside the your keyless entry remote. Gently try to disassemble your fob with flat head screwdriver. Remove CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Get new battery and install it in keyless entry fob's body. Battery must be installed with the same position as was a previous. Your keyless entry remote will not work if you by mistake put battery wrong way.

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

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Carefully try to assemble the pieces together by hands from top to bottom. If your keyless entry remote case tightly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

How to replace the battery video instruction

Cadillac XLR Key Fob Battery Replacement - DIY

Still not working? Buy new one


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

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

Changing your remote key fob battery is simple to do in 2006 Cadillac XLR. Most of car manufacturers think of the clients and make a special hole for keyless entry remote disassembly.

Auto repair shop's price for replace the battery in keyless entry remote is from 50 to 600 dollars depending on the make.

Remote key fob batteries in modern cars should be replaced every three years, but this will vary based on usage and battery quality. If your keyless entry remote shortened signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop close doors and make trouble for you.

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

  1. FCC ID: M3N65981403
  2. Models: 2004-2007 Cadillac XLR