How to Change the Battery in an Acura Key Fob

Man opening car with key fob

If you’ve been having trouble with your Acura key fob, this could be due to a dying battery. The steps on how to change the battery in an Acura key fob are quick and easy, but they will differ depending on which type of Acura key fob you have. In this guide, Fresno Acura will walk you through the steps of Acura key fob battery replacement so you can order your replacement today!


How to Replace an Acura Keyless Remote Battery

As mentioned previously, steps to replace your Acura key battery will differ depending on which type of key fob you have. However, most Acura key fobs use the same CR2032 button cell battery. If you have an Acura keyless remote, here are instructions for replacing your battery:

  1. Remove the metal key blade
  2. Use a flat-head screwdriver to gently pry open the key fob
  3. Remove the two batteries
  4. Insert the new batteries
  5. Snap the two halves of the Acura key fob back together

How to Replace an Acura Smart Key Battery

Similar to the keyless remote, replacing the battery in your Acura Smart Key is just as easy. Check out the steps, below:

  1. Press ‘Tab’ and remove the metal key blade
  2. Use the metal key to open the fob through the opening where the key fob came from
  3. Take a small screwdriver and pop out the old battery
  4. Insert the new battery with the positive (+) side facing up
  5. Press the key fob back together. You’ll know it’s closed when you hear two clicks
  6. Put the metal key back in its slot
  7. Snap the two halves of the Acura key fob back together

Visit Fresno Acura for All of Your Acura Needs

Whether you have more questions about Acura key battery replacement, or need any additional help with your Acura, visit our service center near Madera. Our service experts can perform a wide range of tasks from the basic oil change to engine repair. We also offer service specials that will help keep your vehicle maintenance near Visalia budget-friendly. If you have any questions, contact our Parts Department today or schedule service when you’re ready!


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