How to Open Your 2007 Acura TL Key Fob & Change Battery

How to Open Your 2007 Acura TL Key Fob & Change Battery

Remote key fob allow access to your TL. If the key battery is dead or weak you will not to be able close doors remotely. Yes, it is possible to replace the battery in your remote key fob, and it’s easier than you think. All you need is described below.

What kind of battery remote key fob require

Before going to open remote key fob be sure that you have all required tools and materials: flat head screwdriver, phillips head screwdriver and 1xCR1616 battery.
  • phillips head screwdriver
  • 1xCR1616 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

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

Inside of your key fob installed tiny button battery. Remove screw on the back of the key fob. Spin the keyless entry remote over and find for at least 1 fastener holding in the plastic.

Accurately try to disassemble your fob with hands or flat head screwdriver. Replace 1xCR1616 battery with flat head screwdriver.

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

Before assembling keyless entry fob's case, verify that all functions works by pressing buttons on key fob.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Gently try to put the pieces in place by hands from top to bottom. If your key case tightly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step. Screw fastener in the back of the keyless entry remote.

Video of key disassembly

DIY Acura TL Key Fob Battery Change - EASY!

Still not working? Buy new one

FAQ

Remote key fob of Acura TL use 1xCR1616 batteries. Price for CR1616 batteries are under $4 depending on the type, size packaging and brand you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

Keyless entry remote in most of cases reprogramming not needed after battery replace. If your keyless entry remote not working, recheck new battery voltage. If it is not help, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Yes, you can change battery in your 2007 Acura TL keyless entry remote yourself. Most hard part is to disassembly fob’s case. It's pretty simple with our guide.

The price to change the battery inside key fob is in range from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the brand and the service station.

You should replace batteries inside remote key fob of Acura TL at least once in three or four years. The lifetime of battery differ on frequency of use, operating conditions and quality. Famous brands cells usually will last longer.

These symptoms will alert you that it's perhaps time to replace battery in your 2007 Acura TL: you didn't change battery more than 4 years, low key battery indicator on dashboard, multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required and signal strength reduced.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: MLBHLIK-1T
  2. Models: 2007-2014 Acura TL