2014 Volkswagen Tiguan Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

2014 Volkswagen Tiguan Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

Remote key fob allow easy access to your auto. Once the key fob battery is dead or weak you lose your keyless entry fob's ability to control remote opportunities. In this article, we explained how to disassembly your key fob and replace your Volkswagen key battery.

What type battery does 2014 Volkswagen Tiguan key fob required

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

Step by step guide

Inside of your keyless entry remote installed small button battery. Open key before you try to pry apart the key fob.

Gently try to disassemble your fob with flat head screwdriver. Change 1 CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Now it's time to install new battery in keyless entry fob's case. Every battery has a negative and positive side and if you put the wrong connector down, the charge cannot go into your circuit board and make it work. Check polarity on battery, by "+" mark.

When the new battery installed, verify keyless entry remote by pressing buttons. If everything working fine, assemble your keyless entry fob's body in reverse order.

At this point squeeze fob’s back cover together. Line your body two halves together and assemble it in place by hands from top to bottom. Check your fob case for gaps. If it is not tightly closed try to repeat last step.

How to change the battery video instruction

DIY: Volkswagen Key Fob Battery Replacement

Still not working? Buy new one


Remote key fob of Volkswagen Tiguan use 1xCR2032 batteries. Most CR2032 batteries are under $6 depending on the type, size packaging and brand you buy. Take your old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

Usually, after key battery replace, reprogramming not required. Keyless entry remote reprogramming procedure often described in user's manual of your vehicle.

Yes, you can replace battery in your 2014 Volkswagen Tiguan keyless entry remote yourself. Most difficult part is to open fob’s case. It's pretty easy with our step by step guide.

Car service price for change the battery in key is $50-600 depending on the car.

You should replace batteries inside remote key fob of Volkswagen Tiguan at least once in three or four years. lifespan of battery vary on their amount of use, quality and operating conditions. Lithium cells normally will last longer.

These signs will warning you that it's probably time to change battery in your Volkswagen Tiguan: signal strength reduced, low key battery indicator on dashboard, key fob buttons not working and multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: NBG010206T
  2. Models: 2010-2017 Volkswagen Tiguan