How to Replace the Battery in a 2008 Ford E-450 Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2008 Ford E-450 Key Fob

If your car key fob is not unlock doors properly, the battery probably needs to be replaced. It's not complicated to replace the battery in your remote key fob with our instruction. All you need is described in this post.

What kind of battery remote key fob require

Don't forget before open remote key fob be sure that you have all recommended tools and materials: flat head screwdriver and one CR2032 battery.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step instruction

A coin battery installed in the your keyless entry remote. Accurately try to open your keyless entry remote with hands or flat head screwdriver. Change CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Now it's time to install new battery in fob’s shell. Battery must be placed with the same polarity as was a previous. Your remote key fob will not work if you by mistake put battery wrong way.

Before assembling fob’s case, check that all is functioning by pressing buttons on circuit board.

At this point squeeze fob’s back cover together. Line your case two halves together and put it in place by hands from top to bottom. If your remote key fob shell firmly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

Video of key disassembly

DIY: Ford Keyless Remote Battery Replacement & Disassembly

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Frequently Asked Questions

Remote key fob of Ford E-450 require 1xCR2032 batteries. Most CR2032 batteries are under $6 depending on the size packaging, type and brand you buy. You can take old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

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

Yes, you can change battery in your 2008 Ford E-450 keyless entry remote yourself. Most hard part is to open keyless entry fob's case. It's pretty easy with our step by step guide.

Dealer service price for replace the battery in fob is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the make.

Keyless entry remote batteries in Ford E-450 should be replaced once in three or four years, but this will differ based on their amount of use and quality. If your keyless entry remote shortened signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop close doors and make trouble for you.

These signs will alert you that it's possible time to replace battery in your Ford E-450: multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, signal strength reduced, you didn't change battery more than 4 years and low key battery indicator on dashboard.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: OUCD6000022
  2. Models: 2008-2013 Ford E450