This guides, show you how to change the key fob battery on various Kia remotes.Several videos can be found below with instructions on how to change the keyless remote battery on any Kia. These instructions should help owners of models such as Optima, Cadenza, Stinger, K900, Soul, Niro, Sportage, Sorento, Sedona, Rio, Forte, Forte5.
We will constantly be adding new videos to this article to cover any new Kia remotes.
How to replace the battery on Kia Type A Key Fob Remote
Pry open the back cover of the Kia remote.
Use a small object to pop out the battery from your Kia remote. Pay close attention to the orientation of the battery. Note the + symbol on the battery.
Install new battery. Make sure the positive (+) is facing you.
Push the back cover back into the remote until you hear it snap in place.
Replacing the battery in Kia key fob is very easy and takes only five minutes. Make sure you have the correct battery size. Test the keyfob to make sure it works to lock and unlock your Kia. If your Kia key remote doesn't work after you replace the battery make sure that the battery is not installed upside down.
These instructions will help Kia owners who need help with tasks such as: