How to Open Your 2013 Ford Expedition Key Fob & Change Battery

How to Open Your 2013 Ford Expedition Key Fob & Change Battery

Key fob allow easy access to your Ford. Once the remote key fob battery is weak you lose your fob’s ability to use remote opening function. In this article, you will benefit from knowing how to disassembly Ford key fob and replace a weak or dead battery DIY. If you choose to do it at home near Expedition, use this guide, but don't forget to check tools and materials required before you start.

What type battery does 2013 Ford Expedition key fob take

Don't forget before disassembly remote key fob be sure that you have all recommended tools and materials: 1xCR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2032 battery

Step by step guide

A small button battery installed in the your keyless entry remote. Move the key out of the way if it is in the key fob.

Delicately try to open your key with hands or flat head screwdriver. Change 1xCR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Now it's time to install new battery inside keyless entry fob's body. Battery must be installed with the same position as was a previous. Your keyless entry remote will not work if you mistakenly put battery wrong way.

Before assembling fob’s case, check that everything is functioning by pressing buttons on remote key fob.

At this point squeeze fob’s back cover together. Line your case pieces together and put it together by hands from top to bottom. If your key fob shell firmly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

Video of keyless entry remote disassembly

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Frequently Asked Questions

Key fob of Ford Expedition require 1xCR2032 batteries. Most CR2032 batteries are under $6 build upon the size packaging, type and brand you buy. You can take old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

Keyless entry remote in most of cases do not require to be reprogrammed after battery change. If your key fob not working, recheck new battery voltage. If it is not help, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Changing your keyless entry remote battery is simple to do in 2013 Ford Expedition. Most of car manufacturers think about customers and make a special hole for remote key fob open.

Dealer service cost for replace the battery in key is from 50 to 600 dollars depending on the car.

Key fob batteries in modern cars should be changed once in three or four years, but this will vary based on usage and build quality. If your key fob decreased signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop close doors and make trouble for you.

If your car has low key battery indicator on dashboard, fob's battery more than 4 years old, signal strength reduced or key fob buttons not working, it's probably battery change in keyless entry remote needed. Current battery is dead or weak with a high probability, but if it's not fix, key replace or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: OUCD6000022
  2. Models: 2003-2016 Ford Expedition