How to Replace the Battery in a 2007 Toyota Highlander Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2007 Toyota Highlander Key Fob

Keyless entry remote allow access to your auto. Once the remote key fob battery is weak you not to be able unlock doors from distance. In this article, we walks you through how to open your car keyless entry remote and change your Toyota key battery.

What size battery does 2007 Toyota Highlander keyless entry remote take

Before beginning open keyless entry remote check all that you need: phillips head screwdriver, flat head screwdriver and 1 CR2032 battery.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • phillips head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2032 battery

Step by step instruction

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

Gently try to pry apart your remote key fob with flat head screwdriver. Remove 1 CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Get new battery and install it inside fob’s shell. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your keyless entry remote will not work if you place battery wrong way.

After the new battery installed, check key fob by pressing buttons. If all functions works, assemble your keyless entry fob's body in reverse order.

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

How to change the battery video guide

Toyota Highlander Key FOB Battery Replacement

Still not working? Buy new one


Key fob of Toyota Highlander use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $4-6 build upon the size packaging, type and brand you buy. Take your old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

Remote key fob in most of cases reprogramming not required after battery change. If your key not working, recheck new battery voltage. If it is not help, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Yes, you can replace battery in your 2007 Toyota Highlander key yourself. Most difficult part is to open keyless entry fob's case. It's pretty simple with our guide.

The price to change the battery in key can run anywhere $50-600 depending on the make and the service pricing.

You should change batteries inside remote key fob of Toyota Highlander at least every four years. The term of battery vary on their amount of use, operating conditions and quality. Lithium cells usually will last longer.

If your car signal strength reduced, has low key battery indicator on dashboard, need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors or fob's battery more than 4 years old, it's probably battery replace inside key fob needed. Current battery is dead with a high probability, but if it's not fix, key change or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: GQ43VT20T
  2. Models: 2007-2013 Toyota Highlander