2016 Ford C-Max Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

2016 Ford C-Max Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

Key fob grant easy access to your car. If the keyless entry remote battery is dead you will not to be able open doors from distance. Below, you’ll benefit from knowing how to open Ford keyless entry remote and replace a dead or weak battery DIY. If you decide to do it at home near C-Max, follow our instruction, but first make sure you have everything you need before you start.

What size battery does 2016 Ford C-Max remote key fob required

Prior to open keyless entry remote check all that you need: 1 CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2032 battery

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

Inside of your key fob installed button battery. Move the key out of the way if it is in the keyless entry remote.

Delicately try to pry apart your key fob with flat head screwdriver. Remove 1xCR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Get new battery and install it in fob’s body. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your keyless entry remote will not work if you connect battery wrong way.

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

At this point squeeze fob’s back cover together. Line your body two halves together and put it together by hands from top to bottom. If your fob case firmly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

How to replace the battery video guide

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Frequently Asked Questions

Remote key fob of Ford C-Max require 1xCR2032 batteries. Price for CR2032 batteries are under $4 depending on the type, brand and size packaging you buy. You can take old battery to the store, to be sure.

Remote key fob in most of cases do not need 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.

Yes, you can replace battery in your 2016 Ford C-Max remote key fob yourself. Most hard part is to open fob’s case. It's pretty simple with our step by step guide.

The cost to change the battery in keyless entry remote is in range from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the brand and the service pricing.

Keyless entry remote batteries in Ford C-Max should be changed once in three years, also this will vary based on usage and quality. If your remote key fob decreased signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop open doors and make trouble for you.

These symptoms will alert you that it's probably time to replace battery in your 2016 Ford C-Max: you didn't change battery more than 4 years, signal strength reduced, key fob buttons not working and low key battery indicator on dashboard.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: M3N5WY8609
  2. Models: 2014-2018 Ford CMAX