How to Replace the Battery in a 2010 Chevrolet Colorado Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2010 Chevrolet Colorado Key Fob

If your Chevrolet remote key fob isn't unlock doors well, the cell battery likely needs to be replaced. In this article, we demonstrate how to open your car remote key fob and change a weak or dead battery DIY. If you gonna solve to do it at home near Colorado, follow our guide, but don't forget to check tools and materials required before you start.

What size battery does 2010 Chevrolet Colorado keyless entry remote required

Don't forget before disassembly key fob be sure that you have all required tools and materials: flat head screwdriver and 1xCR2032 battery.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step instruction

A coin cell battery installed in the your key fob. Gently try to pry apart your key fob with flat head screwdriver. Change 1xCR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Now it's time to install new battery in fob’s shell. Every battery has a negative and positive side and if you put the wrong connector down, the charge cannot go into your circuit board and make it work. Check position on battery, by "+" mark.

After the new battery installed, check keyless entry remote 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. Carefully try to assemble the two halves together by hands from top to bottom. If your remote key fob body firmly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Remote key fob of Chevrolet Colorado use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $5 build upon the size packaging, brand and type you buy. You can take old battery to the store, to be sure.

Usually, after keyless entry remote battery replace, reprogramming not required. Remote key fob reprogramming procedure often described in user's manual of your vehicle.

Yes, you can replace battery in your 2010 Chevrolet Colorado key yourself. Most difficult part is to open fob’s case. It's pretty easy with our instruction.

The price to replace the battery inside fob is in range $50-600 depending on the brand and the service station.

Remote key fob batteries in Chevrolet Colorado should be changed every 3-4 years, but this will differ based on frequency of use and build quality. If your remote key fob decreased signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop close doors and make problems for you.

These signs will warning you that it's perhaps time to replace battery in your Chevrolet Colorado: key fob buttons not working, you didn't change battery more than 4 years, signal strength reduced and multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: L2C0007T
  2. Models: 2004-2012 Chevrolet Colorado