2008 Jeep Liberty Key Fob Battery Replacement Instructions

2008 Jeep Liberty Key Fob Battery Replacement Instructions

If your Liberty key fob isn't open doors well, the cell battery more likely must to be replaced. In this article, we are going to tell you how to open your remote key fob and replace a discharged battery yourself. If you decide to do it at home near Liberty, follow our instruction, but first make sure you have everything you need before you start.

What type battery does 2008 Jeep Liberty remote key fob required

Before going to disassembly key fob check all that you need: flat head screwdriver and CR2032 battery.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2032 battery

Simple steps to change the battery in your Liberty's key fob

Inside of your key fob installed small button battery. Remove any internal key before you try to pry apart the remote key fob.

Accurately try to disassemble your key with pry tools. Replace 1 CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Now it's time to install new battery inside 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 polarity on battery, by "+" mark.

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

At this point squeeze keyless entry fob's back cover together. Line your case pieces together and put it in place by hands from top to bottom. Check your keyless entry remote body for gaps. If it is not firmly closed try to repeat last step.

How to replace the battery video instruction

Jeep key fob battery replacememt

Still not working? Buy new one


Remote key fob of Jeep Liberty use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $4 depending on the type, brand and size packaging you buy. Take your old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

Key fob in most of cases do not require to be reprogrammed after battery replace. If your key not working, recheck new battery voltage. Otherwise, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Replacing your key fob battery is easy to do in 2008 Jeep Liberty. Most of car manufacturers think about clients and make a special hole for keyless entry remote open.

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

Remote key fob batteries in Jeep Liberty should be replaced once in three or four years, but this will vary based on frequency of use and build quality. If your keyless entry remote reduced signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop working and make problems for you.

If your car fob's battery more than 4 years old, key fob buttons not working, signal strength reduced or has low key battery indicator on dashboard, in most cases battery change inside key fob required. Currently installed battery is discharged with a high probability, but if it's not fix, remote key fob replace or repair needed.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: OHT692427AA
  2. Models: 2008-2010 Jeep Liberty