How to Replace the Battery in a 2014 Porsche Boxster Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2014 Porsche Boxster Key Fob

Remote key fob grant easy access to your car. If the key battery is weak or dead you lose your fob’s ability to control distance functions. It's not complicated to replace the battery in your remote key fob, and it’s easier than you think. All tools, that you need is described in this post.

What is the battery remote key fob require

Before starting open remote key fob make sure that you have all recommended tools and materials: 1 CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step instruction

A small button cell battery installed inside the your remote key fob. Remove any internal key first, and then try to pry apart the remote key fob.

Carefully try to open your key with hands or flat head screwdriver. Change CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

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

After the new battery installed, check key fob functionality by pressing buttons. If everything is functioning, assemble your keyless entry fob's shell in reverse order.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Delicately try to put the pieces in place by hands from top to bottom. Inspect your fob body for gaps. If it is not tightly closed try to repeat last step.

Video of keyless entry remote disassembly

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FAQ

Remote key fob of Porsche Boxster require 1xCR2032 batteries. Most CR2032 batteries are under $4-6 build upon the type, size packaging and brand you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to be sure.

Remote key fob in most of cases reprogramming not needed after battery replace. If your keyless entry remote not working, recheck new battery voltage. Otherwise, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Changing your remote key fob battery is simple to do in 2014 Porsche Boxster. Most of car manufacturers think of the clients and make a special hole for keyless entry remote disassembly.

Car service cost for replace the battery in remote key fob is $50-600 depending on the make.

Remote key fob batteries in modern cars should be replaced every three or four years, but this will differ based on frequency of use and quality. If your keyless entry remote shortened signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop working and make trouble for you.

These symptoms will alert you that it's perhaps time to replace battery in your 2014 Porsche Boxster: multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, you didn't change battery more than 4 years, low key battery indicator on dashboard and key fob buttons not working.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: KR55WK50138
  2. Models: 2010-2016 Porsche Boxster