How to Replace the Battery in a 2009 Kia Sportage Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2009 Kia Sportage Key Fob

Remote key fob allow access to your auto. If the keyless entry remote battery is dead you not to be able close doors remotely. It's not difficult to replace the battery in your remote key fob, and it’s easier than you think. All you need is explained in this post.

What type battery does 2009 Kia Sportage remote key fob required

Replacing battery in remote key fob require flat head screwdriver and CR2032 battery. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the size of your keyless entry fob's batteries.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

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

Inside of your keyless entry remote installed tiny button cell battery. Carefully try to pry apart your key with pry tools. Replace one CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Now it's time to install new battery in fob’s shell. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your keyless entry remote will not work if you put battery wrong way.

Before assembling fob’s case, verify that all working fine by pressing buttons on circuit board.

At this point squeeze fob’s back cover together. Line your case pieces together and put it together by hands from top to bottom. If your fob body tightly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

How to change the battery video guide

How To Replace Kia Sportage Key Fob Battery 2008 2009

Still not working? Buy new one


Keyless entry remote of Kia Sportage use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $4 depending on the brand, size packaging and type you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

Remote key fob in most of cases reprogramming not needed after battery replace. If your key fob not working, recheck new battery voltage. If it is not help, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Changing your key fob battery is simple to do in 2009 Kia Sportage. Most of car manufacturers think of the customers and make a special hole for remote key fob open.

The price to change the battery in key can run anywhere from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the brand and the service pricing.

Keyless entry remote batteries in Kia Sportage should be replaced every three or four years, also this will vary based on usage and build quality. If your keyless entry remote decreased signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop open doors and make trouble for you.

These symptoms will warning you that it's possible time to change battery in your Kia Sportage: signal strength reduced, multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, you didn't change battery more than 4 years and low key battery indicator on dashboard.
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Fob Compatibility:

  2. Models: 2008-2009 Kia Sportage