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Old 08-03-2011, 01:18 PM   #1
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Changing battery in Titanium key fob?

Does anyone know how to change the battery in the Titanium key fob? I can open the fob and get to the spare key but can't find a way to get to the battery. I don't need to replace it yet of course but would rather figure this out now than when jammed up at some later point.

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Old 08-03-2011, 03:24 PM   #2
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dealer told me it lasts like 7 years, i'll look around and update if i find something
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Does anyone know how to change the battery in the Titanium key fob? I can open the fob and get to the spare key but can't find a way to get to the battery. I don't need to replace it yet of course but would rather figure this out now than when jammed up at some later point.

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Page 167 and 168 in the manual explains it.

http://owner.ford.com/servlet/Conten...OwnerGuidePage
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Does anyone know how to change the battery in the Titanium key fob? I can open the fob and get to the spare key but can't find a way to get to the battery. I don't need to replace it yet of course but would rather figure this out now than when jammed up at some later point.

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It probably will be easier to remove if/when the battery dies because by then there are bound to be a ot more people who already changed their battery and they can help you with the steps.
I think few people would've tried to change the battery already
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Page 167 and 168 in the manual explains it.

http://www.motorcraftservice.com/pub.../12focog2e.pdf
gotta pay to see this? WTF
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Weird, the link works perfectly for me.... I will remove it from the post and just put up the link to the Ford Owners site.
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Old 08-03-2011, 03:48 PM   #7
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i was told the IA key fobs will only last 1-2 years due to their being proximity based.

you can download the manuals for free here.
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Weird, the link works perfectly for me.... I will remove it from the post and just put up the link to the Ford Owners site.
I guess I just don't rock as much.
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Thanks. That works!
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Hey guys, sorry to resurrect an old thread, but I'm wondering what you guys used to pry open the fob.

I'm trying to replace the battery on mine, but I can't seem to pry the two halves apart.
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