How to Replace the Battery in a 2008 Kia Sedona Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2008 Kia Sedona Key Fob

Key fob grant easy access to your Sedona. Once the keyless entry remote battery is dead you will lose your fob’s ability to control remote functions. Below, we demonstrate how to disassembly Kia key fob and change a weak or dead battery yourself. If you gonna solve to do it at home near Sedona, follow our guide, but first make sure you have all you need.

What is the battery remote key fob require

Before starting disassembly key fob be sure that you have all recommended tools and materials: CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step instruction

A small coin cell battery installed in the your keyless entry remote. Gently try to disassemble your remote key fob with flat head screwdriver. Remove 1xCR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Change old battery with new one CR2032. 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.

When the new battery installed, check key fob functionality by pressing buttons. If everything is functioning, assemble your keyless entry fob's body in reverse order.

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

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Kia Sedona Key Fob Battery Replacement - DIY

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Frequently Asked Questions

Key fob of Kia Sedona use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $5 build upon the brand, type and size packaging you buy. You can take old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

Usually, after key battery change, reprogramming not required. Don't be scare of this procedure, because often it's described in user's manual.

Replacing your remote key fob battery is simple to do in 2008 Kia Sedona. Most of car manufacturers think about customers and make a special hole for remote key fob disassembly.

Auto repair shop's pricing for replace the battery in keyless entry remote is $50-600 depending on the car.

You should change batteries inside key fob of Kia Sedona at least once in 4 years. lifespan of battery differ on their amount of use, operating conditions and quality. Famous brands cells usually will last longer.

If your Kia key fob buttons not working, signal strength reduced, fob's battery more than 4 years old or need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors, it's probably battery replace inside remote key fob needed. Current battery is dead or weak with a high probability, but if it's not fix problem, key fob replace or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: SV3-100060235
  2. Models: 2006-2014 Kia Sedona