How to Change Battery in an Acura Key Fob

Man opening car with key fob


Your Acura key fob can get you in and out of your Winter Haven ride quickly, but when it stops working, your driving experience won’t be as convenient. Learn how to change the battery in an Acura key fob from the knowledgeable service team at Regal Acura, so you can use your key fob again in minutes! Read on to learn more and if you come across any questions, talk to us anytime. 

When to Replace Your Key Fob Battery

Before we guide you on changing the battery in your Acura key fob, you should be aware of when you need a battery replacement in Tampa. Some signs to look out for include:

  • Key fob working occasionally
  • Need to press lock/unlock buttons multiple times for it to work

Guide to Changing the Battery in an Acura Key Fob

Have your Acura key fob battery replacement ready and then take these steps:

  1. Check if you have the proper Acura key fob battery replacement, which is likely a CR2032 button cell battery. Not sure which battery your key fob uses? Talk to our service team or consult your owner’s manual. 
  2. With the right battery, you can now press “tab” on your Acura key fob to remove the traditional metal key.
  3. Use the metal key to open the outer cover on the Acura’s key.
  4. Once it’s opened, use a flathead screwdriver to remove the dead battery.
  5. Put the new Acura key fob battery replacement in its place. Make sure the positive (+) side is up.
  6. Put the fob casing back together and press until you hear a click.
  7. Add the metal key back into the Acura key fob and you have successfully changed the battery! 

Once you have changed the battery, try it and see if it works properly. If you run into any issues, you should contact us and we can help you out!

Keep Going With Regal Acura By Your Side 

Now that you know how to change the battery in your Acura key fob, feel free to count on us for more advice, so you can keep driving in your car to the fullest potential around Plant City! If you ever need to visit us in Lakeland, schedule an appointment online.

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