How to Replace the Battery in a 2011 Chevrolet Colorado Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2011 Chevrolet Colorado Key Fob

Keyless entry remote grant access to your Chevrolet. When the key battery is weak or dead you lose your fob’s ability to use distance opportunities. Yes, it is possible to replace the battery in your remote key fob with our guide. Everything you need is described in this article.

What kind of battery key fob use

Before starting open key fob make sure that you have all recommended tools and materials: 1 CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

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

Inside of your remote key fob installed small coin cell battery. Delicately try to disassemble your remote key fob with pry tools. Change one CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Replace old battery with new one CR2032. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your key will not work if you place battery wrong way.

Before assembling fob’s case, make sure that everything is functioning by testing buttons on circuit board.

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 fob shell for gaps. If it is not firmly closed try to repeat last step.

How to replace the battery video instruction

How To Replace A 2004 - 2011 Chevrolet Colorado Key Fob Battery

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Frequently Asked Questions

Remote key fob of Chevrolet Colorado require 1xCR2032 batteries. Most CR2032 batteries are under $5 build upon the brand, size packaging and type you buy. Take your old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

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

Yes, you can change battery in your 2011 Chevrolet Colorado keyless entry remote yourself. Most hard part is to disassembly fob’s case. It's pretty easy with our instruction.

The price to change the battery in fob is $50-600 depending on the car and the service station.

You should replace batteries inside key fob of Chevrolet Colorado at least every four years. The term of battery differ on frequency of use, operating conditions and quality. Famous brands cells usually will last longer.

These signs will warn you that it's perhaps time to replace battery in your 2011 Chevrolet Colorado: key fob buttons not working, you didn't change battery more than 4 years, low key battery indicator on dashboard 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