How to Replace the Battery in a 2008 Chevrolet Express Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2008 Chevrolet Express Key Fob

Remote key fob allow access to your car. When the key battery is weak or dead you not to be able open trunk or doors remotely. Below, we described how to open your car key fob and replace your Chevrolet key battery step by step.

What size battery does 2008 Chevrolet Express keyless entry remote required

Before you start to open remote key fob be sure that you have all recommended tools and materials: 1xCR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2032 battery

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

A button battery installed inside the your remote key fob. Carefully try to open your remote key fob with hands or flat head screwdriver. Change 1 CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

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

Before assembling fob’s case, check that all functions works by testing buttons on circuit board.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Gently try to put the pieces together by hands from top to bottom. If your key fob body firmly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

How to change the battery video instruction

How To Replace A 2008 - 2010 Chevrolet Express 1500 Key Fob Battery FCCID: OUC60270

Still not working? Buy new one

Frequently Asked Questions

Remote key fob of Chevrolet Express use 1xCR2032 batteries. Most CR2032 batteries are under $6 depending on the brand, size packaging and type you buy. You can take old battery to the store, to be sure.

Usually, after keyless entry remote battery replace, you do not need to reprogram. Don't be scare of this procedure, because often it's described in user's manual.

Changing your remote key fob battery is easy to do in 2008 Chevrolet Express. Most of car manufacturers think about clients and make a special hole for remote key fob disassembly.

The price to change the battery in keyless entry remote is $50-600 depending on the car and the service station.

You should change batteries inside key fob of Chevrolet Express at least once in three years. The lifetime of battery vary on their amount of use, operating conditions and quality.

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

  1. FCC ID: OUC60221
  2. Models: 2008-2014 Chevrolet Express