2011 Volkswagen Jetta Key Fob Battery Replacement Instructions

2011 Volkswagen Jetta Key Fob Battery Replacement Instructions

Key fob allow easy access to your auto. When the remote key fob battery is dead you will lose your fob’s ability to use distance opening function. It's not difficult to change the battery in your key fob with our step by step guide. All you need is explained in this post.

What type battery does 2011 Volkswagen Jetta remote key fob take

Prior to disassembly remote key fob be sure that you have all required tools and materials: 1 CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Simple steps to replace the battery in your car's remote key fob

A button battery installed in the your remote key fob. Open key first, and then try to pry apart the keyless entry remote.

Gently try to pry apart your remote key fob with hands or flat head screwdriver. Change 1xCR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

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

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

At this point squeeze keyless entry fob's back cover together. Line your shell two halves together and assemble 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.

Key Fob Battery Replacement 2011 Volkswagen Jetta Video

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Keyless entry remote of Volkswagen Jetta use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $4 build upon the size packaging, type and brand you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

Often, after remote key fob battery change, you do not need to reprogram. Don't be scare of this procedure, because often it's described in user's manual.

Changing your keyless entry remote battery is easy to do in 2011 Volkswagen Jetta. Most of car manufacturers think of the clients and make a special hole for remote key fob disassembly.

Auto repair shop's pricing for change the battery in keyless entry remote is $50-600 depending on the make.

Remote key fob batteries in Volkswagen Jetta should be replaced once in 3-4 years, although this will vary based on their amount of use and battery quality. If your keyless entry remote reduced signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop working and make problems for you.

If your Volkswagen key fob buttons not working, fob's battery more than 4 years old, has low key battery indicator on dashboard or need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors, in most cases battery replace inside key fob needed. Installed battery is dead or weak with a high probability, but if it's not help, fob change or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: NBG010206T
  2. Models: 2010-2017 Volkswagen Jetta