2011 Chevrolet Tahoe Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

2011 Chevrolet Tahoe Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

Keyless entry remote grant easy access to your Chevrolet. When the keyless entry remote battery is weak or dead you will not to be able lock doors remotely. Below, you will benefit from knowing how to open Chevrolet remote key fob and change a weak or dead battery DIY. If you decide to do it at home near Tahoe, use this guide, but don't forget to check all you need before you start.

What type battery keyless entry remote use

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

Step by step guide

Inside of your keyless entry remote installed tiny button battery. Gently try to pry apart your remote key fob with pry tools. Remove 1 CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Get new battery and install it in keyless entry fob's shell. Battery must be installed with the same polarity as was an old. Your key will not work if you by mistake place battery wrong way.

After the new battery installed, check key fob by pressing buttons. If all functions works, assemble your fob’s body in reverse order.

At this point squeeze fob’s back cover together. Line your shell pieces together and put it in place by hands from top to bottom. Check your keyless entry remote body for gaps. If it is not tightly closed try to repeat last step.

Video of key fob opening

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Frequently Asked Questions

Key fob of Chevrolet Tahoe require 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $4-6 build upon the type, size packaging and brand you buy. You can take old battery to the store, to be sure.

Usually, after key fob battery replace, you do not need to reprogram. Key fob reprogramming procedure often described in user's manual of your vehicle.

Replacing your remote key fob battery is simple to do in 2011 Chevrolet Tahoe. Most of car manufacturers think about clients and make a special hole for remote key fob disassembly.

The price to change the battery inside remote key fob can run anywhere from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the car and the service pricing.

Remote key fob batteries in modern cars should be changed once in four years, but this will differ based on frequency of use and battery quality. If your keyless entry remote decreased signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop close doors and make problems for you.

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

  1. FCC ID: OUC60270
  2. Models: 2007-2014 Chevrolet Tahoe