How to Open Your 2013 Kia Soul Key Fob and Change Battery
Remote key fob allow easy access to your auto. Once the key battery is weak or dead you not to be able lock doors from distance. It's not difficult to replace the battery in your keyless entry remote by yourself. All tools, that you need is explained in this article.
What kind of battery keyless entry remote requireDon't forget before open key fob check all that you need: flat head screwdriver and CR2032 battery.
- 1xCR2032 battery
- flat head screwdriver
Simple steps to change the battery in your Soul's keyless entry remote
A tiny coin battery installed in the your keyless entry remote. Remove any internal key before you try to pry apart the remote key fob.
Carefully try to disassemble your key fob with pry tools. Replace one CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.
Change old battery with new one CR2032. Battery must be installed with the same position as was a previous. Your keyless entry remote will not work if you by mistake place battery wrong way.
When the new battery installed, check remote key fob by pressing buttons. If all functions works, assemble your keyless entry fob's body in reverse order.
The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Gently try to put the two halves together by hands from top to bottom. Inspect your remote key fob case for gaps. If it is not tightly closed try to repeat last step.
Video of key opening
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