How to Replace the Battery in a 2017 Volvo XC60 Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2017 Volvo XC60 Key Fob

If your auto remote key fob is not open doors properly, the cell battery probably must to be replaced. In this case, we demonstrate how to disassembly your remote key fob and replace a discharged battery yourself. If you decide to do it at home near XC60, follow our instruction, but first make sure you have everything you need.

What type battery does 2017 Volvo XC60 keyless entry remote take

Replacing batteries in remote key fob require flat head screwdriver and 2xCR2430 batteries. Prepare these materials and tools before opening and make sure to match the type of your fob’s batteries.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 2xCR2430 batteries

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

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

Delicately try to open your fob with flat head screwdriver. Remove two CR2430 batteries with flat head screwdriver.

Replace old batteries with fresh one CR2430. Battery must be placed with the same polarity as was an old. Your key will not work if you mistakenly put battery wrong way.

After the new batteries installed, verify keyless entry remote functionality by pressing buttons. If all functions works, assemble your fob’s case in reverse order.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Delicately try to assemble the two halves in place by hands from top to bottom. Inspect your key fob shell for gaps. If it is not tightly closed try to repeat last step.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Keyless entry remote of Volvo XC60 use 2xCR2430 batteries. Most CR2430 batteries are under $6 depending on the type, brand and size packaging you buy. You can take old battery to the store, to be sure.

Key fob in most of cases reprogramming not required after battery replace. If your key fob not working, recheck new battery voltage. Otherwise, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Yes, you can replace battery in your 2017 Volvo XC60 key fob yourself. Most hard part is to disassembly fob’s case. It's pretty easy with our instruction.

Auto repair shop's price for change the battery in keyless entry remote is from $30 to as high as $500 depending on the brand.

Key fob batteries in modern cars should be changed every three or four years, although this will vary based on their amount of use and build quality. If your keyless entry remote decreased signal strength, you should replace batteries before it stop close doors and make trouble for you.

These signs will warning you that it's probably time to change battery in your Volvo XC60: low key battery indicator on dashboard, you didn't change battery more than 4 years, signal strength reduced and multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: KR55WK49266
  2. Models: 2008-2010 Volvo V70