How to Replace the Battery in a 2006 Volkswagen Phaeton Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2006 Volkswagen Phaeton Key Fob

If your auto key is no longer unlock doors properly, the cell battery more likely needs to be changed. It's not complicated to replace the battery in your keyless entry remote, and it’s easier than you think. All tools, that you need is outlined in this post.

What size battery does 2006 Volkswagen Phaeton keyless entry remote required

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

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

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

Delicately try to disassemble your key fob with pry tools. Remove 1xCR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Change old battery with fresh one CR2032. Battery must be placed with the same polarity as was an old. Your remote key fob will not work if you by mistake place battery wrong way.

Before assembling fob’s case, check that all functions works by pressing buttons on circuit board.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Carefully try to put the two halves together by hands from top to bottom. Check your key fob case for gaps. If it is not firmly closed try to repeat last step.

How to replace the battery video guide

How To Replace Volkswagon Phaeton Key Fob Battery 2004 2005 2006

Still not working? Buy new one


Key fob of Volkswagen Phaeton require 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $6 build upon the brand, size packaging and type you buy. You can take old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

Often, after keyless entry remote battery replace, you do not need to reprogram. Don't be scare of this procedure, because often it's described in user's manual.

Replacing your remote key fob battery is easy to do in 2006 Volkswagen Phaeton. Most of car manufacturers think of the customers and make a special hole for remote key fob disassembly.

Car service cost for change the battery in key is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the make.

Key fob batteries in Volkswagen Phaeton should be replaced once in three years, also this will differ based on usage and build quality. If your remote key fob shortened signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop close doors and make trouble for you.

These symptoms will alert you that it's probably time to change battery in your Volkswagen Phaeton: key fob buttons not working, signal strength reduced, low key battery indicator on dashboard and you didn't change battery more than 4 years.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: NBG 735868 T | NBG92596263
  2. Models: 2004-2006 Volkswagen Phaeton