2008 Cadillac Escalade Key Fob Battery Replacement Instructions

2008 Cadillac Escalade Key Fob Battery Replacement Instructions

Remote key fob allow access to your Cadillac. If the keyless entry remote battery is dead you’ll lose your keyless entry fob's ability to use distance opening function. Yes, it is possible to change the battery in your key fob, and it’s easier than you think. All you need is outlined in this article.

What kind of battery key fob use

Before starting open key fob check all that you need: one CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step guide

Inside of your keyless entry remote installed tiny button cell battery. Accurately try to open your key fob with pry tools. Change one CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Get new battery and install it in fob’s case. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your key will not work if you connect battery wrong way.

When the new battery installed, verify remote 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 assemble the pieces together by hands from top to bottom. If your keyless entry remote shell tightly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

Video of key fob disassembly

2007-2014 Cadillac Escalade Key Fob Battery Replacement

Still not working? Buy new one


Key fob of Cadillac Escalade 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, to find a proper replacement.

Remote key fob in most of cases do not require to be reprogrammed after battery change. If your key fob 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 2008 Cadillac Escalade key yourself. Most hard part is to open fob’s case. It's pretty simple with our step by step guide.

The cost to replace the battery in keyless entry remote is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the car and the service station.

Key fob batteries in Cadillac Escalade should be replaced once in 4 years, although this will differ based on usage and build quality. If your key fob reduced signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop open doors and make problems for you.

If your Escalade fob's battery more than 4 years old, has low key battery indicator on dashboard, need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors or key fob buttons not working, it's probably battery replace in key fob needed. Currently installed battery is dead or weak with a high probability, but if it's not help to fix issues, key change or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: OUC6000066 | OUC6000223 | OUC6
  2. Models: 2008-2014 Cadillac Escalade