2018 Chevrolet Silverado Key Fob Battery Replacement Instructions

2018 Chevrolet Silverado Key Fob Battery Replacement Instructions

If your Silverado keyless entry remote is no longer unlock doors perfectly, the cell battery likely needs to be changed. In this post, we are going to tell you how to disassembly Chevrolet remote key fob and change a weak battery DIY. If you choose to do it at home near Silverado, follow our guide, but first make sure you have tools and materials required before you start.

What type battery does 2018 Chevrolet Silverado key fob required

Before starting open key fob check all that you need: one CR2032 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • 1xCR2032 battery
  • flat head screwdriver

Simple steps to replace the battery in your car's keyless entry remote

Inside of your keyless entry remote installed coin battery. Open key before you try to pry apart the remote key fob.

Delicately try to disassemble your keyless entry remote with flat head screwdriver. Remove 1xCR2032 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Replace old battery with fresh one CR2032. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your key will not work if you put battery wrong way.

When the new battery installed, check keyless entry remote functionality by pressing buttons. If all functions works, assemble your keyless entry fob's body in reverse order.

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

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Remote key fob of Chevrolet Silverado require 1xCR2032 batteries. Most CR2032 batteries are under $4 build upon the brand, size packaging and type you buy. You can take old battery to the store, to be sure.

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

Changing your keyless entry remote battery is easy to do in 2018 Chevrolet Silverado. Most of car manufacturers think of the customers and make a special hole for keyless entry remote open.

The cost to replace the battery inside keyless entry remote is in range $50-600 depending on the make and the service pricing.

You should change batteries inside keyless entry remote of Chevrolet Silverado at least once in three or four years. lifespan of battery vary on frequency of use, operating conditions and quality. Famous brands cells normally will last longer.

These symptoms will warn you that it's probably time to change battery in your 2018 Chevrolet Silverado: you didn't change battery more than 4 years, multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors required, key fob buttons not working and low key battery indicator on dashboard.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: M3N-32337100
  2. Models: 2014-2020 Chevrolet Silverado