How to Open Your 2012 Volkswagen GTI Key Fob & Change Battery
Keyless entry remote allow easy access to your car. Once the keyless entry remote battery is discharged you’ll not to be able lock doors from distance. Yes, it is possible to replace the battery in your keyless entry remote DIY. All tools, that you need is outlined in this article.
What is the battery keyless entry remote useChanging battery in keyless entry remote require 1 CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the type of your fob’s batteries.
- flat head screwdriver
- 1xCR2032 battery
Step by step instruction
Inside of your keyless entry remote installed tiny button battery. Open key first, and then try to pry apart the key fob.
Accurately try to disassemble your keyless entry remote with flat head screwdriver. Change 1 CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.
Get new battery and install it inside keyless entry fob's body. 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 position on battery, by "+" mark.
After the new battery installed, check keyless entry remote by pressing buttons. If everything working fine, assemble your keyless entry fob's shell in reverse order.
At this point squeeze keyless entry fob's back cover together. Line your case pieces together and put it together 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.
How to replace the battery video instruction
VW key remote fob battery change - "How to"
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