How to Replace the Battery in a 2011 Lexus GS 460 Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2011 Lexus GS 460 Key Fob

Key fob grant access to your GS 460. Once the key fob battery is dead you lose your keyless entry fob's ability to use distance opening function. In this case, you’ll benefit from knowing how to open Lexus keyless entry remote and replace a dead or weak battery yourself. If you decide to do it at home near GS 460, use this guide, but don't forget to check everything you need.

What kind of battery keyless entry remote require

Changing battery in remote key fob require flat head screwdriver and one CR1632 battery. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the type of your keyless entry fob's batteries.
  • 1xCR1632 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step instruction

Inside of your remote key fob installed tiny button cell battery. Remove any internal key first, and then try to pry apart the remote key fob.

Gently try to disassemble your key fob with flat head screwdriver. Replace one CR1632 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Change old battery with new one CR1632. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your key will not work if you connect battery wrong way.

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

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Accurately try to assemble the pieces together by hands from top to bottom. If your fob case firmly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

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FAQ

Key fob of Lexus GS 460 require 1xCR1632 batteries. Most CR1632 batteries are under $4-6 build upon the size packaging, brand and type you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to be sure.

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

Changing your key fob battery is easy to do in 2011 Lexus GS 460. Most of car manufacturers think about customers and make a special hole for key fob open.

Auto repair shop's price for replace the battery in remote key fob is from 50 to 600 dollars depending on the brand.

You should replace batteries inside remote key fob of Lexus GS 460 at least once in 4 years. The lifetime of battery differ on usage time, operating conditions and quality.

If your Lexus need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors, 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 change inside keyless entry remote required. Installed battery is weak or dead with a high probability, but if it's not help, fob replace or repair needed.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: HYQ14AEM
  2. Models: 2009-2011 Lexus GS 460