How to Open Your 2007 Honda Fit Key Fob and Change Battery

How to Open Your 2007 Honda Fit Key Fob and Change Battery

Remote key fob grant access to your Honda. Once the key battery is dead you will lose your fob’s ability to control distance opening function. In this article, we walks you through how to disassembly your car key fob and replace your Honda key battery step by step.

What size battery does 2007 Honda Fit remote key fob take

Prior to open key fob check all that you need: phillips head screwdriver, flat head screwdriver and 1 CR1616 battery.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • phillips head screwdriver
  • 1xCR1616 battery

Simple steps to change the battery in your car's keyless entry remote

A button cell battery installed in the your key fob. Unscrew the back of the remote key fob. Spin the keyless entry remote over and look for at least 1 screw holding in the plastic.

Accurately try to disassemble your fob with flat head screwdriver. Replace one CR1616 battery with flat head screwdriver.

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

After the new battery installed, verify remote key fob functionality by pressing buttons. If all functions works, assemble your fob’s shell in reverse order.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Accurately try to assemble the pieces in place by hands from top to bottom. If your key fob shell firmly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step. Screw fastener in the back of the key fob.

How to change the battery video instruction

How To Change The Key Fob Battery For A Honda Fit (2008-2013)

Still not working? Buy new one


Keyless entry remote of Honda Fit require 1xCR1616 batteries. Price for CR1616 batteries are under $6 depending on the type, size packaging and brand you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

Usually, after key battery change, reprogramming not required. Remote key fob reprogramming procedure often described in user's manual of your vehicle.

Yes, you can change battery in your 2007 Honda Fit key fob yourself. Most hard part is to disassembly keyless entry fob's case. It's pretty simple with our instruction.

The price to change the battery in key fob is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the car and the service pricing.

Key fob batteries in Honda Fit should be replaced once in three or four years, although this will differ based on usage and build quality. If your keyless entry remote shortened signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop open doors and make trouble for you.

If your car has low key battery indicator on dashboard, signal strength reduced, key fob buttons not working or need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors, in most cases battery change in remote key fob required. Currently installed battery is discharged with a high probability, but if it's not help to fix issues, key fob replace or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: OUCG8D-380H-A
  2. Models: 2007-2008 Honda Fit