How to Replace the Battery in a 2016 Volvo S60 Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2016 Volvo S60 Key Fob

If your car key fob isn't unlock doors perfectly, the battery likely must to be changed. In this article, we outlined how to disassembly your keyless entry remote and replace your Volvo key battery step by step.

What type battery keyless entry remote require

Prior to disassembly key fob make sure that you have all recommended tools and materials: two CR2430 batteries and flat head screwdriver.
  • 2xCR2430 batteries
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step guide

Inside of your key fob installed tiny button battery. Remove any internal key before you try to pry apart the key fob.

Accurately try to pry apart your key fob with pry tools. Change two CR2430 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

Change old batteries with fresh one CR2430. Battery must be installed with the same polarity as was an old. Your remote key fob will not work if you mistakenly place battery wrong way.

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

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

Video of keyless entry remote opening

How To Change A Car Remote Key Battery on Volvo v70 xc70 s60 s80 cx70 cx90

Still not working? Buy new one

Frequently Asked Questions

Keyless entry remote of Volvo S60 require 2xCR2430 batteries. Most CR2430 batteries are under $6 depending on the type, brand and size packaging you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to be sure.

Remote key fob in most of cases do not need to be reprogrammed after battery replace. If your key not working, recheck new battery voltage. Otherwise, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Replacing your key fob battery is easy to do in 2016 Volvo S60. Most of car manufacturers think of the clients and make a special hole for keyless entry remote open.

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

You should change batteries inside key fob of Volvo S60 at least every three years. The lifetime of battery differ on their amount of use, quality and operating conditions.

If your S60 has low key battery indicator on dashboard, key fob buttons not working, need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors or signal strength reduced, it's probably battery replace inside remote key fob required. Currently installed battery is dead or weak with a high probability, but if it's not help, fob change or repair needed.
Be the first to comment.
Your message is required.

Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: KR55WK49266
  2. Models: 2011-2018 Volvo S60