How to Replace the Battery in a 2009 GMC Acadia Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2009 GMC Acadia Key Fob

Key fob allow access to your auto. Once the remote key fob battery is weak you’ll lose your fob’s ability to use remote functions. In this article, you’ll benefit from knowing how to open your remote key fob and change a weak battery yourself. If you choose to do it at home near Acadia, follow our instruction, but first make sure you have tools and materials required before you start.

What is the battery remote key fob use

Don't forget before disassembly key fob check all that you need: 1xCR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2032 battery

Simple steps to replace the battery in your Acadia's keyless entry remote

Inside of your remote key fob installed tiny button cell battery. Carefully try to pry apart your remote key fob with hands or flat head screwdriver. Remove CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Get new battery and install it inside fob’s body. Battery must be placed with the same position as was a previous. Your keyless entry remote will not work if you mistakenly put battery wrong way.

After the new battery installed, verify keyless entry remote by pressing buttons. If all functions works, assemble your fob’s shell in reverse order.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Delicately try to assemble the two halves in place by hands from top to bottom. Check your key fob body for gaps. If it is not tightly closed try to repeat last step.

Video of key disassembly

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FAQ

Keyless entry remote of GMC Acadia use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $4 depending on the brand, type and size packaging you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to be sure.

Key fob in most of cases do not require to be reprogrammed after battery replace. If your remote key fob 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 2009 GMC Acadia. Most of car manufacturers think of the clients and make a special hole for remote key fob open.

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

Key fob batteries in GMC Acadia should be replaced once in three years, but this will vary based on frequency of use and quality. If your keyless entry remote decreased signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop close doors and make trouble for you.

These symptoms will warning you that it's perhaps time to replace battery in your 2009 GMC Acadia: low key battery indicator on dashboard, multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, you didn't change battery more than 4 years and key fob buttons not working.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: OUC60270
  2. Models: 2007-2016 GMC Acadia