How to Open Your 2017 Volvo S60 Key Fob & Change Battery

How to Open Your 2017 Volvo S60 Key Fob & Change Battery

If your S60 keyless entry remote is not open doors well, the battery surely needs to be replaced. In this article, you’ll benefit from knowing how to open your key fob and change a dead battery yourself. If you choose to do it at home near S60, follow our guide, but first make sure you have tools and materials required.

What type battery does 2017 Volvo S60 keyless entry remote required

Before going to open keyless entry remote be sure that you have all recommended tools and materials: flat head screwdriver and 2 CR2430 batteries.
  • 2xCR2430 batteries
  • flat head screwdriver

Step by step instruction

A small button cell battery installed in the your key fob. Move the key out of the way if it is in the key fob.

Carefully try to disassemble your key with pry tools. Change CR2430 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

Get new batteries and install it in fob’s body. Every battery has a negative and positive side and if you put the wrong connector down, the current cannot go into your circuit board and make it work. Check polarity on battery, by "+" mark.

Before assembling fob’s case, make sure that everything working properly by testing buttons on keyless entry remote.

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

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Frequently Asked Questions

Remote key fob of Volvo S60 use 2xCR2430 batteries. Most CR2430 batteries are under $6 depending on the brand, type and size packaging you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

Remote key fob in most of cases do not require to be reprogrammed after battery replace. 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 2017 Volvo S60 key yourself. Most hard part is to disassembly fob’s case. It's pretty simple with our step by step guide.

Auto repair shop's cost for change the battery in fob is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the make.

Key fob batteries in Volvo S60 should be replaced once in four years, also this will differ based on frequency of use and quality. If your keyless entry remote shortened signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop close doors and make trouble for you.

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

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