How to Replace the Battery in a 2007 Ford Freestyle Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2007 Ford Freestyle Key Fob

If your car key is no longer open doors properly, the cell battery most likely must to be replaced. Below, you will benefit from knowing how to open Ford key fob and replace a dead or weak battery DIY. If you gonna solve to do it at home near Freestyle, use this instruction, but first make sure you have all you need.

What size battery does 2007 Ford Freestyle remote key fob required

Don't forget before open keyless entry remote check all that you need: 1 CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Simple steps to replace the battery in your Freestyle's keyless entry remote

A button battery installed inside the your key fob. Delicately try to disassemble your key fob with pry tools. Change one CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Change old battery with new one CR2032. 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 keyless entry fob's case, verify that everything working properly by pressing buttons on key fob.

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

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Frequently Asked Questions

Keyless entry remote of Ford Freestyle use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $4 build upon the brand, type and size packaging you buy. You can take old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

Remote key fob in most of cases reprogramming not needed after battery replace. If your keyless entry remote not working, recheck new battery voltage. Otherwise, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Yes, you can replace battery in your 2007 Ford Freestyle remote key fob yourself. Most hard part is to disassembly keyless entry fob's case. It's pretty easy with our step by step guide.

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

Key fob batteries in Ford Freestyle should be changed once in three years, although this will differ based on frequency of use and battery quality. If your keyless entry remote decreased signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop close doors and make problems for you.

If your auto key fob buttons not working, has low key battery indicator on dashboard, fob's battery more than 4 years old or signal strength reduced, it's probably battery change inside keyless entry remote needed. Current battery is weak with a high probability, but if it's not fix, fob replace or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: CWTWB1U331 | CWTWB1U511 | CWTW
  2. Models: 2004-2007 Ford Freestyle