Chrysler Key Fob Battery Replacement

Chrysler Key Fob Battery Replacement

 HUB: Chrysler, Chrysler  
Updated Monday Oct 16, 2017

This DIY tutorial shows you how to change the key fob battery on Chrysler keyless remotes. Our goal is to help all Chrysler owners learn how to change the battery in any Chrysler key fob.

To watch a how-to video, select the Chrysler keyfob that matches your remote:

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Applicable Models

Chrysler 300, 200, Sebring, Town and Country, Pacifica and other Chrysler models will find this article helpful.   

Key 1: Chrysler Key Fob Battery Replacement

Watch the video following video on how to change the battery on one of the most common Chrysler key fob remotes. This remote is used in many models including Town and Country vans. 

Battery Size

This Chrysler remote requires one CR2032 battery (also called coin cell battery). Available from battery manufacturers such as Panasonic, Sony, GE, Duracell, Energizer, Maxell, and Philips.

Tools Needed

  • Small flathead screwdriver

Instructions on how to change Chrysler Key fob Battery 

Step 1. Look at the back of your Chrysler keyfob.Does it have an access door? If it doesn't you will need to release the metal key. There is a small tab that you need to press down and the metal emergency key will slide out. Otherwise use a flathead srewdriver to remove the back cover. 

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Step 2. Use a flathead screwdriver to remove the back cover on your Chrysler keyless remote. Once the back cover is removed you will see the battery underneath. 

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Step 3. Slide out the old battery. If you are having a hard time removing the battery, use needle nose pliers to remove the battery.instructions on how to change battery on chrysler town country remoteSlide new battery in. Check orientation of battery ensuring that you are not placing it key battery change instructionsThe positive (+) side of the battery should be up, facing the back cover. 

Step 4. Snap the battery cover back in place. how to change chrysler key fob battery yourselfPush the metal key into the slot until it clicks securely in chrysler key fob battery replacement

Step 5. Get outside the car and press Unlock / Lock buttons. If the battery installation was performed saucerful the doors should lock/unlock.

FAQ Chrysler Key Battery Replacement  

What Chrysler model do these instructions apply to? 

  • These instructions on how to change Chrysler key fob remote battery apply to model years: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 , 2015, 2016, 2017. Other models that these instructions apply to are: Chrysler Grand Voyager, Lancia Grand Voyager, Ram C/V Tradesman Cargo Van and the Volkswagen Routan.

I changed the battery on my Chrysler key fob but it doesn't work. 

  • Check the button cell battery. Make sure it is not installed backward. The negative side of the button cell battery should face the circuit board of the keyfob. 

Key 2: Chrysler Crossfire

The following video demonstrates how to change the battery on Chrysler Crossfire key.

This keyfob uses two CR2025 battery types.


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