How to Open Your 2014 Dodge Journey Key Fob & Change Battery

How to Open Your 2014 Dodge Journey Key Fob & Change Battery

If your Dodge remote key fob is no longer working well, the cell battery most likely must to be changed. In this article, we outlined how to open your car key fob and change your Dodge key battery.

What type battery keyless entry remote require

Replacing battery in keyless entry remote require flat head screwdriver, phillips head screwdriver and one CR2032 battery. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the type of your keyless entry fob's batteries.
  • phillips head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Simple steps to change the battery in your Journey's keyless entry remote

A coin cell battery installed inside the your key fob. Remove any internal key first, and then try to pry apart the remote key fob. Remove fasteners on the back of the key fob. Flip the key fob over and look for at least one screw holding in the plastic.

Carefully try to pry apart your remote key fob with flat head screwdriver. Replace 1xCR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Now it's time to install new battery inside keyless entry fob's shell. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your key will not work if you put battery wrong way.

Before assembling fob’s case, check that all functions works by pressing buttons on circuit board.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Gently try to put the pieces together by hands from top to bottom. If your keyless entry remote body firmly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step. Screw fastener in the back of the key fob.

Key Fob Battery Replacement 2014 Dodge Journey Video


Still not working? Buy new one


Keyless entry remote of Dodge Journey use 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $4-6 build upon the brand, size packaging and type you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

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

Replacing your remote key fob battery is simple to do in 2014 Dodge Journey. Most of car manufacturers think of the clients and make a special hole for key fob open.

Auto repair shop's pricing for change the battery in key fob is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the car.

Keyless entry remote batteries in modern cars should be changed once in 4 years, although this will differ based on their amount of use and quality. If your key fob shortened signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop close doors and make trouble for you.

If your Journey need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors, signal strength reduced, key fob buttons not working or fob's battery more than 4 years old, in most cases battery change in key fob required. Installed battery is discharged with a high probability, but if it's not help, key fob replace or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: M3N-40821302
  2. Models: 2011-2020 Dodge Journey