How to Replace the Battery in a 2011 Volvo C30 Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2011 Volvo C30 Key Fob

Keyless entry remote grant access to your C30. When the remote key fob battery is weak you’ll lose your keyless entry fob's ability to control remote functions. In this case, you will benefit from knowing how to open Volvo key fob and replace a discharged battery yourself. If you decide to do it at home near C30, follow our instruction, but don't forget to check all you need.

What type battery keyless entry remote require

Before beginning disassembly keyless entry remote be sure that you have all required tools and materials: one CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step instruction

Inside of your key fob installed small coin battery. Remove any internal key first, and then try to pry apart the key fob.

Carefully try to disassemble your remote key fob with hands or flat head screwdriver. Change CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Get new battery and install it inside fob’s body. Battery must be placed with the same polarity as was a previous. Your key fob will not work if you by mistake put battery wrong way.

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

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

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Frequently Asked Questions

Remote key fob of Volvo C30 use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $4-6 depending on the size packaging, brand and type you buy. You can take old battery to the store, to be sure.

Remote key fob in most of cases reprogramming not needed after battery change. If your key not working, recheck new battery voltage. Otherwise, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Yes, you can change battery in your 2011 Volvo C30 key fob yourself. Most difficult part is to disassembly keyless entry fob's case. It's pretty easy with our instruction.

Auto repair shop's cost for change the battery in remote key fob is from 50 to 600 dollars depending on the make.

You should replace batteries inside key fob of modern cars at least once in 4 years. lifespan of battery differ on usage time, quality and operating conditions. Famous brands cells normally will last longer.

If your C30 key fob buttons not working, signal strength reduced, need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors or fob's battery more than 4 years old, it's probably battery change in remote key fob needed. Currently installed battery is weak with a high probability, but if it's not help to fix issues, keyless entry remote replace or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: LTQV0315TX
  2. Models: 2007-2013 Volvo C30