How to Open Your 2006 Jaguar XJR Key Fob & Change Battery

How to Open Your 2006 Jaguar XJR Key Fob & Change Battery

Remote key fob grant access to your Jaguar. If the remote key fob battery is dead or weak you’ll lose your fob’s ability to control distance opportunities. In this case, you will benefit from knowing how to open Jaguar remote key fob and replace a dead battery yourself. If you choose to do it at home near XJR, follow our guide, but don't forget to check tools and materials required before you start.

What type battery does 2006 Jaguar XJR keyless entry remote required

Replacing battery in key fob require flat head screwdriver and CR2032 battery. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the type of your keyless entry fob's batteries.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2032 battery

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

Inside of your key fob installed tiny button cell battery. Open the key if it is in the keyless entry remote.

Delicately try to open your fob with pry tools. Change CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Get new battery and install it in keyless entry fob's case. Every battery has a negative and positive side and if you put the wrong connector down, the charge cannot go into your circuit board and make it work. Check polarity on battery, by "+" mark.

Before assembling fob’s case, verify that all working good by pressing buttons on keyless entry remote.

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

How to change the battery video instruction

DIY: Jaguar Key Fob Battery Replacement

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Frequently Asked Questions

Remote key fob of Jaguar XJR use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $4 depending on the type, brand and size packaging you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to be sure.

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.

Replacing your remote key fob battery is simple to do in 2006 Jaguar XJR. Most of car manufacturers think about customers and make a special hole for key fob disassembly.

Auto repair shop's price for replace the battery in fob is from 50 to 600 dollars depending on the car.

You should change batteries inside key fob of modern cars at least every four years. lifespan of battery differ on usage time, operating conditions and quality. Lithium cells normally will last longer.

These signs will warn you that it's probably time to replace battery in your 2006 Jaguar XJR: you didn't change battery more than 4 years, multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, low key battery indicator on dashboard and signal strength reduced.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: NHVWB1U241 | CWTWB1U243
  2. Models: 2004-2009 Jaguar XJR