Dodge Durango Key Fob Battery Remote Replacement (1999 – 2021)

The Dodge Durango has been in production since 1997. This three-row mid-size SUV was based on the successful Dodge Dakota and Ram Pickup lines.

For other Dodge models, see our Dodge key fob battery page.

MODELFOBYEARSBATTERYBUY BATTERY
DurangoRounded2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021CR2032Check on Amazon
DurangoTeardrop2011, 2012, 2013CR2032Check on Amazon
DurangoFixed Key2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010CR2032Check on Amazon
DurangoPear-Shaped1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003CR2016Check on Amazon

How to replace the Dodge Durango “Rounded” key fob battery (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)

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What you will need:

  • 1x CR2032 battery
  • Flat-head screwdriver

First step—pull the silver switch on the back of the device to release the internal key. Next, look at the bottom of the key fob. Next to the keyhole there is a slot. Insert a flathead screwdriver into the slot and twist, this will separate the two halves of the device.

From here, all you need to do is lift the battery out of its housing with your screwdriver. Be gentle! Take a new CR2032 battery and click it into place positive side down. Finally, click the two halves of the device back together. That’s all it takes. Well done!

This is the battery for this Dodge Durango “Rounded” key fob:

Amazon Basics 4 Pack CR2032 3 Volt Lithium Coin Cell Battery
  • One pack of (4) lithium coin cell batteries; CR2032 cell size
  • 8-year leak-free shelf life, ideal for watches, calculators, key fobs, Apple TV remotes, and other small electronics
  • Replacement for BR2032, DL2032, and ECR2032

How to replace the Dodge Durango “Teardrop” key fob battery (2011, 2012, 2013)

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What you will need:

  • 1x CR2032 battery
  • Flat-head screwdriver

First, look to the bottom of the device. Notice the seam between the two halves of the key fob. Take your flathead screwdriver and carefully insert it into the seam, wiggling as you push. Once the tool is inside, twist until the two halves of the device pop open.

Now, carefully remove the rubber piece. Next, use your finger or screwdriver to gently lift the battery out of its housing. Take a new CR2032 battery and click it into place positive side down. Finally, set the rubber buttons back on top and click the front piece of plastic back into place. That’s all it takes. You just changed the battery at home and saved yourself a trip to the dealership.

This is the battery for this Dodge Durango “Teardrop” key fob:

Amazon Basics 4 Pack CR2032 3 Volt Lithium Coin Cell Battery
  • One pack of (4) lithium coin cell batteries; CR2032 cell size
  • 8-year leak-free shelf life, ideal for watches, calculators, key fobs, Apple TV remotes, and other small electronics
  • Replacement for BR2032, DL2032, and ECR2032

How to replace the Dodge Durango “Fixed Key” key fob battery (2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010)

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What you will need:

  • 1x CR2032 battery
  • Flat-head screwdriver

Locate the small indentation on the bottom-left side of the key fob. Take a flathead screwdriver, insert it into this slot, and turn it like a key. The two halves of the device will come apart. Next, carefully remove the rubber piece with the buttons on it.

Now that you are inside, use your screwdriver to carefully remove the battery. Take a new CR2032 battery and click it into place positive side down. Finally, put the rubber piece back in place and click the face of the device back on. That’s all it takes, nice work!

This is the battery for this Dodge Durango “Fixed Key” key fob:

Amazon Basics 4 Pack CR2032 3 Volt Lithium Coin Cell Battery
  • One pack of (4) lithium coin cell batteries; CR2032 cell size
  • 8-year leak-free shelf life, ideal for watches, calculators, key fobs, Apple TV remotes, and other small electronics
  • Replacement for BR2032, DL2032, and ECR2032

How to replace the Dodge Durango “Pear-Shaped” key fob battery (1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003)

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What you will need:

  • 2x CR2016 battery
  • Flat-head screwdriver

Find the slot on the bottom right side of the key fob. Insert a flathead screwdriver into the slot and twist until the two halves of the device come apart. Now, use your fingernail or screwdriver to remove both of the batteries. Next, click two CR2016 batteries into place, one on top of the other, both positive side up. All you need to do now is click the two halves of the key fob back together. That’s all it takes.

This is the battery for this Dodge Durango “Pear-Shaped” key fob:

Amazon Basics 2 Pack CR2016 3 Volt Lithium Coin Cell Battery
  • One pack of (2) CR2016 lithium coin cell batteries for small electronic devices
  • Powers devices such as watches, calculators, sporting goods, games, medical devices, and more
  • Long-lasting, reliable battery life; performs in extreme temperatures