Honda Pilot Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide (2005 – 2020)

The Honda Pilot is one of the gold-standard SUV’s. Large. Comfy. SUV-like. The Pilot has used nearly every key fob Honda has offered since it launched in 2004. The most current smart key fob looks something like this:

Honda Pilot smart key battery
Honda Pilot smart key

How to Replace a Honda Pilot Key Battery (2016 – Present) Smart Key

How to replace the Honda Pilot key battery – Smart Fob

This is a very quick battery to replace. It will take you just a few minutes. This is the fob used in model years:

  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020

Here’s my video showing how to quickly change the Honda Pilot key battery:

This is the battery you need for this Honda CR-V Smart Key Fob:


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Replace a Honda Pilot Key Battery (2005 – 2015) – Physical Key Rounded Buttons

Replace the key battery in your older Pilot years
2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

To change the battery in this key, you’ll want a precision screwdriver set $4 on Amazon since the screw is very small on the back of the key. Here’s my video showing exactly how to change this battery on the older Pilot fob:

This is the battery you need for this Honda Accord physical key with rounded buttons:


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