SUBARU HOW TO: How To Change the Battery in Your New Generation Subaru Key FOB. ALSO: How to fix the most common mistakes to save you from needing to buy a new keyfob case.

SUBARU HOW TO: How To Change the Battery in Your New Generation Subaru Key FOB. ALSO: How to fix the most common mistakes to save you from needing to buy a new keyfob case.

Here’s how to change the battery in your New Generation Denso Made Subaru key FOB.

USE THE CHAPTERS TO SKIP TO THE PARTS YOU NEED.

I go into detail showing how to change the battery, how to avoid popping out the spring, how to put the spring back in, if you pop it off, and just about every other mistake, so you don’t make them, or can learn how to fix them.

NOTE:

In the video when I reference “up” and “down” and “top” and “bottom”, it is in relationship to how the keyfob hangs from the keyring. Swap the directions, if you are looking at your keyfob from the opposite direction.

CHAPTERS:

HOW TO:

  • 00:00 Intro
  • 00:14 Tools Needed (none, just a CR2032 battery).
  • 00:30 Removing the valet key.
  • 00:40 Splitting the keyfob case open.

COMMON MISTAKES AND FIXES
– 01:27 COMMON MISTAKE: Trying to change the battery with the electronics in the case.
– 01:38 COMMON MISTAKE: Pulling the whole thing apart instead of just taking out the circuit board.
– 01:50 COMMON MISTAKE: Accidentally popping out the valet key release and spring.
– 02:23 FIX MISTAKE: How to put the buttons back into the case.
– 03:11 FIX MISTAKE: put the rubber gasket back in.
– 03:59 FIX MISTAKE: putting the valet key release and spring back into place.

HOW TO (Continued):

  • 05:50 CHANGING THE BATTERY – here’s how to pull the old battery and replace it.
  • 07:04 Testing the keyfob before final reassembly.
  • 07:20 Putting the electronics board back in the case.
  • 07:57 Putting the case back together.
  • 08:51 Final testing
  • 09:14 Putting the valet key back into the FOB

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