Dodge Journey Key Fob Battery Remote Replacement (2009 – 2021)

The Dodge Journey is a stylish crossover SUV that has been in production since 2009. Known as the Fiat Freemont in other countries, the vehicle is marketed globally and is one of the brand’s most popular.

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

MODELFOBYEARSBATTERYBUY BATTERY
JourneyRounded2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021CR2032Check on Amazon
JourneyTeardrop2009, 2010CR2032Check on Amazon

How to replace the Dodge Journey “Rounded” key fob battery (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)

Scroll down to see a full video tutorial or keep reading for a step by step guide.

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 Journey “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 Journey “Teardrop” key fob battery (2009, 2010)

Scroll down to see a full video tutorial or keep reading for a step by step guide.

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 Journey “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