How to Replace the Battery in a 2010 GMC Canyon Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2010 GMC Canyon Key Fob

Keyless entry remote allow easy access to your Canyon. When the key fob battery is weak or dead you’ll lose your fob’s ability to control remote functions. In this post, we explained how to open your keyless entry remote and change your GMC key battery step by step.

What type battery remote key fob use

Before you start to open key fob check all that you need: 1 CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step guide

Inside of your keyless entry remote installed small button cell battery. Open the key if it is in the remote key fob.

Accurately try to open your keyless entry remote with hands or flat head screwdriver. Replace one CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Change old battery with new one CR2032. 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.

When the new battery installed, check keyless entry remote by pressing buttons. If everything is functioning, assemble your fob’s shell in reverse order.

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

Video of keyless entry remote disassembly

How To Replace GMC Canyon Key Fob Battery 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010

Still not working? Buy new one


Keyless entry remote of GMC Canyon require 1xCR2032 batteries. Most CR2032 batteries are under $6 build upon the brand, size packaging and type you buy. Take your old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

Key fob in most of cases do not require to be reprogrammed after battery change. If your key fob not working, recheck new battery voltage. If it is not help, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Replacing your key fob battery is easy to do in 2010 GMC Canyon. Most of car manufacturers think about customers and make a special hole for keyless entry remote open.

The cost to change the battery inside keyless entry remote can run anywhere $50-600 depending on the car and the service station.

You should change batteries inside key fob of modern cars at least every three years. The term of battery differ on their amount of use, operating conditions and quality. Lithium cells normally will last longer.

If your car signal strength reduced, has low key battery indicator on dashboard, fob's battery more than 4 years old or key fob buttons not working, in most cases battery replace inside key fob required. Current battery is dead or weak with a high probability, but if it's not fix problem, key fob replace or repair needed.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: L2C0007T
  2. Models: 2004-2012 GMC Canyon