How to Start a Nissan with a Dead Key Fob


A lot of new and certified pre-owned Nissan vehicles come with a handy Nissan key fob. But there are unfortunately times where the Nissan key fob battery dies and you’re forced to seek out a Nissan key fob battery change or Nissan key fob replacement. Luckily, you’ll be able to start your Nissan to get to a Delray Beach area service department. HGreg Nissan Delray shows you how to start a Nissan with a dead key fob below!

How to Start a Nissan with a Dead Key Fob

Before you get to a Nissan key fob replacement, you’ll need to get into your vehicle first! There’s a key inside your fob that’s made for this precise situation. Here’s how to access and start your car so you can go get a Nissan key fob battery change. 

  • Getting the Emergency Key: You’ll find a release latch on the key fob when you turn it over. Press this latch to access the emergency key and open your vehicle. 
  • Starting the Car: Either use the key on the key fob port or place the key fob near the Stop/Start button to get back on the road in Boca Raton. 

Nissan Key Fob Battery Change

You can consult your owner’s manual or a Greenacres-area parts department to get a new Nissan key fob battery. For a Nissan key fob battery change, you’re looking for a CR2025 battery. You can always change it on your own by following a few careful steps: 

  • Use the latch to pop the fob open and access the Nissan key fob battery. Remove the housing entirely and you should uncover the battery. 
  • With a pair of tweezers, remove the battery and replace it with the same alignment (it should be negative side facing out). But your key fob back together and you’ve completed a Nissan key fob battery change! 

If you’re still having trouble with your key fob, you may need a Nissan key fob battery replacement or other work on your vehicle .Schedule service to get back on the Boyton Beach highways and byways soon. 

Know your Nissan! 

HGreg Nissan Delray wants to help Delray Beach drivers with parts tips like how to start a Nissan with a dead key fob and more! If you’re having trouble with your Nissan, contact us today and we’ll give you our expert advice.

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