2016 Buick Regal Key Fob Battery Replacement Instructions

2016 Buick Regal Key Fob Battery Replacement Instructions

Remote key fob allow easy access to your auto. When the key fob battery is discharged you will lose your keyless entry fob's ability to use distance opportunities. In this case, we explained how to open your car remote key fob and replace a discharged battery yourself. If you gonna solve to do it at home near Regal, use this guide, but first make sure you have all you need.

What type battery keyless entry remote require

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

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

Inside of your key fob installed small coin battery. Open key before you try to pry apart the key fob.

Gently try to disassemble your fob with hands or flat head screwdriver. Remove one CR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Now it's time to install new battery in fob’s case. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your remote key fob will not work if you connect battery wrong way.

Before assembling fob’s case, make sure that all functions works by testing buttons on remote key fob.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Gently try to put the pieces in place by hands from top to bottom. If your key shell firmly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

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Keyless entry remote of Buick Regal require 1xCR2032 batteries. Most CR2032 batteries are under $4 build upon the brand, size packaging and type you buy. Take your old battery to the store, with you to find a proper replacement.

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

Replacing your keyless entry remote battery is easy to do in 2016 Buick Regal. Most of car manufacturers think of the customers and make a special hole for keyless entry remote disassembly.

The price to replace the battery in key fob is in range from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the brand and the service station.

Key fob batteries in Buick Regal should be replaced once in four years, also this will vary based on usage and build quality. If your key fob reduced signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop open doors and make problems for you.

These signs will warning you that it's possible time to change battery in your 2016 Buick Regal: key fob buttons not working, multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, signal strength reduced and you didn't change battery more than 4 years.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: V2T 01060514
  2. Models: 2011-2017 Buick Regal