How to Open Your 2006 Chevrolet SSR Key Fob and Change Battery

How to Open Your 2006 Chevrolet SSR Key Fob and Change Battery

Key fob grant access to your auto. If the remote key fob battery is weak or dead you lose your keyless entry fob's ability to control remote functions. In this case, you will benefit from knowing how to open Chevrolet keyless entry remote and change a dead or weak battery DIY. If you gonna solve to do it at home near SSR, use this guide, but don't forget to check tools and materials required.

What type battery does 2006 Chevrolet SSR remote key fob required

Before going to disassembly key fob check all that you need: 1xCR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2032 battery

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

A small button battery installed inside the your remote key fob. Delicately try to pry apart your keyless entry remote with pry tools. Replace one CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Get new battery and install it in fob’s case. Battery must be placed with the same polarity as was an old. Your key fob will not work if you mistakenly place battery wrong way.

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

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

How to change the battery video instruction

How To Replace A 2003 - 2006 Chevrolet SSR Key Fob Battery 2003 - 2006

Still not working? Buy new one


Key fob of Chevrolet SSR require 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $4 depending on the type, size packaging and brand you buy. You can take old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

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

Replacing your remote key fob battery is simple to do in 2006 Chevrolet SSR. Most of car manufacturers think about clients and make a special hole for key fob open.

The cost to change the battery inside keyless entry remote is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the brand and the service station.

You should replace batteries inside remote key fob of modern cars at least once in three or four years. lifespan of battery vary on their amount of use, quality and operating conditions.

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

  2. Models: 2003-2006 Chevrolet SSR