How to Open Your 2011 Ford F-250 Key Fob and Change Battery

How to Open Your 2011 Ford F-250 Key Fob and Change Battery

Keyless entry remote allow access to your auto. When the key fob battery is weak you will not to be able unlock doors from distance. In this case, we demonstrate how to open your remote key fob and replace a weak or dead battery yourself. If you choose to do it at home near F-250, follow our guide, but first make sure you have all you need.

What type battery remote key fob use

Replacing battery in remote key fob require flat head screwdriver and 1xCR2032 battery. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the type of your keyless entry fob's batteries.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2032 battery

Step by step instruction

A button cell battery installed in the your keyless entry remote. Carefully try to pry apart your key fob with flat head screwdriver. Remove 1 CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Replace 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 polarity on battery, by "+" mark.

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

At this point squeeze keyless entry fob's back cover together. Line your body two halves together and assemble it together by hands from top to bottom. Check your fob body for gaps. If it is not firmly closed try to repeat last step.

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Still not working? Buy new one


Keyless entry remote of Ford F-250 use 1xCR2032 batteries. Most CR2032 batteries are under $5 build upon the size packaging, brand and type you buy. You can take old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

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

Replacing your key fob battery is simple to do in 2011 Ford F-250. Most of car manufacturers think about customers and make a special hole for key fob open.

The cost to change the battery inside fob is in range from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the make and the service pricing.

You should replace batteries inside key fob of modern cars at least once in three years. lifespan of battery vary on their amount of use, operating conditions and quality.

These symptoms will warn you that it's perhaps time to replace battery in your 2011 Ford F-250: you didn't change battery more than 4 years, signal strength reduced, key fob buttons not working and multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: CWTWB1U331
  2. Models: 1998-2014 Ford F250