How to Replace the Battery in a 2009 Land Rover LR2 Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2009 Land Rover LR2 Key Fob

Remote key fob grant easy access to your auto. When the key fob battery is dead or weak you will not to be able lock car from distance. In this post, we described how to open your keyless entry remote and change your Land Rover key battery.

What kind of battery key fob require

Before beginning disassembly key fob check all that you need: soldering iron, flat head screwdriver, VL2330 battery, flux and soldering wire.
  • 1xVL2330 battery
  • flux
  • flat head screwdriver
  • soldering iron
  • soldering wire

Step by step instruction

Inside of your key fob installed tiny coin cell battery. Open key before you try to pry apart the key fob.

Carefully try to open your keyless entry remote with flat head screwdriver. VL2330 is rechargeable battery. To remove it from a keyless entry remote soldering iron required.

Get new battery and install it in fob’s case. Battery must be placed with the same position as was an old. Your key will not work if you mistakenly place battery wrong way.

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

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Gently try to assemble the two halves in place by hands from top to bottom. If your remote key fob body tightly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

Video of remote key fob disassembly

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Still not working? Buy new one


Key fob of Land Rover LR2 use 1xVL2330 batteries. Price for VL2330 batteries are under $5 build upon the size packaging, type and brand you buy. You can take old battery to the store, to be sure.

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

Changing your key fob battery is easy to do in 2009 Land Rover LR2. Most of car manufacturers think about customers and make a special hole for key fob disassembly.

Car service price for change the battery in keyless entry remote is from 50 to 600 dollars depending on the car.

Key fob batteries in Land Rover LR2 should be changed once in four years, but this will differ based on their amount of use and battery quality. If your keyless entry remote shortened signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop working and make trouble for you.

These symptoms will warning you that it's perhaps time to change battery in your Land Rover LR2: low key battery indicator on dashboard, key fob buttons not working, signal strength reduced and multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: NT8-TX9
  2. Models: 2008-2012 Land Rover LR2