How to Open Your 2013 Honda Insight Key Fob and Change Battery

How to Open Your 2013 Honda Insight Key Fob and Change Battery

Key fob allow access to your auto. When the key battery is dead or weak you lose your keyless entry fob's ability to use distance functions. Yes, it is possible to change the battery in your keyless entry remote DIY. All you need is explained below.

What size battery does 2013 Honda Insight keyless entry remote take

Before starting disassembly remote key fob check all that you need: 1 CR2032 battery, phillips head screwdriver and flat head screwdriver.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • phillips head screwdriver
  • flat head screwdriver

Simple steps to change the battery in your Insight's remote key fob

A tiny coin cell battery installed inside the your key fob. Unscrew the back of the keyless entry remote. Flip the key fob over and find for at least one screw holding in the plastic.

Delicately try to pry apart your remote key fob with hands or flat head screwdriver. Remove one CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Replace old battery with new one CR2032. Battery must be placed with the same position as was an old. Your remote key fob will not work if you by mistake place battery wrong way.

Before assembling keyless entry fob's case, check that all functions works by testing buttons on circuit board.

At this point squeeze fob’s back cover together. Line your shell pieces together and assemble it in place by hands from top to bottom. Inspect your key shell for gaps. If it is not firmly closed try to repeat last step. Screw fastener in the back of the keyless entry remote.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Remote key fob of Honda Insight require 1xCR2032 batteries. Most CR2032 batteries are under $5 build upon the brand, type and size packaging you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

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

Replacing your key fob battery is easy to do in 2013 Honda Insight. Most of car manufacturers think about customers and make a special hole for keyless entry remote disassembly.

Car service price for replace the battery in keyless entry remote is $50-600 depending on the car.

You should change batteries inside keyless entry remote of Honda Insight at least every 3-4 years. lifespan of battery vary on their amount of use, quality and operating conditions.

If your Honda 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, in most cases battery replace in keyless entry remote needed. Installed battery is dead with a high probability, but if it's not fix, remote key fob replace or repair needed.
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Fob Compatibility:

  2. Models: 2013-2014 Honda Insight