How to Replace the Battery in a 2017 Chevrolet Colorado Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2017 Chevrolet Colorado Key Fob

If your Colorado key fob is not open doors well, the battery more likely needs to be replaced. In this article, we explained how to disassembly Chevrolet keyless entry remote and change a dead or weak battery yourself. If you choose to do it at home near Colorado, follow our instruction, but don't forget to check tools and materials required.

What is the battery key fob require

Changing battery in keyless entry remote require 1xCR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the size of your keyless entry fob's batteries.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

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

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

Delicately try to disassemble your fob with hands or flat head screwdriver. Replace 1xCR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Get new battery and install it inside fob’s case. Battery must be installed with the same polarity as was a previous. Your keyless entry remote will not work if you mistakenly place battery wrong way.

Before assembling keyless entry fob's case, check that all working good by pressing buttons on remote key fob.

At this point squeeze keyless entry fob's back cover together. Line your body two halves together and assemble it in place by hands from top to bottom. If your fob body tightly closed, we done. If not, repeat the last step.

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Key fob of Chevrolet Colorado require 1xCR2032 batteries. Most CR2032 batteries are under $6 build upon the size packaging, brand and type you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to be sure.

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

Yes, you can change battery in your 2017 Chevrolet Colorado key fob yourself. Most difficult part is to open fob’s case. It's pretty easy with our guide.

Car service price for replace the battery in keyless entry remote is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the brand.

Remote key fob batteries in Chevrolet Colorado should be changed every four years, although this will vary based on frequency of use and battery quality. If your keyless entry remote reduced signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop close doors and make trouble for you.

If your car key fob buttons not working, need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors, signal strength reduced or has low key battery indicator on dashboard, it's probably battery replace inside keyless entry remote needed. Current battery is dead with a high probability, but if it's not fix problem, key change or repair required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: M3N-32337100
  2. Models: 2015-2021 Chevrolet Colorado