Changing battery on key fob
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    Changing battery on key fob

    I am planning to change the battery on my key remote. No problems so far but it's been almost 10 yrs on the original one so I am trying to be proactive.

    Found this video on another thread.




    Will changing the battery require me to reprogram the key?

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    No. The key, in fact does not get programmed at all. The car is actually programmed to work with the key(s).

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    Yeah. I changed my batteries just the other day. I happened to have the same kind for my heart rate monitor. Just replace them and go.

    AJ

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    Thank you guys. You rock!!
    I will change them this weekend.

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