Kia Sportage Key Fob Battery Remote Replacement (2011 – 2021)

Kia’s Sportage is a highly successful and popular compact SUV. This vehicle has been in production since way back in 1993. Over this period, the Sportage has seen five different key fobs used. No matter which you have, you can change the internal battery at home and with no special tools or experience required. Scroll down to see video tutorials and all the information you will need to get it done.

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

MODELFOBYEARSBATTERYBUY BATTERY
SportageSmart2021CR2032Check on Amazon
SportageCircular Button2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020CR2032Check on Amazon
SportageFlip2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020CR2032Check on Amazon
SportageMain2011, 2012, 2013CR2032Check on Amazon
SportageFlip 3-Button2012, 2013CR2032Check on Amazon

How to replace the Kia Sportage “Smart” key fob battery (2021)

Watch the video below for a step-by-step tutorial on how to change the battery in your key fob.

What you will need:

  • 1x CR2032 battery
  • Flat-head screwdriver
  • Precision screwdriver
Kia Sportage Key Fob Battery Replacement (2021)

This is the battery you need for the Kia Sportage “Smart” key fob:

Amazon Basics 4 Pack CR2032 3 Volt Lithium Coin Cell Battery
  • IN THE BOX: 4-pack of CR2032 3 volt lithium coin cell batteries; replacement for BR2032, DL2032, and ECR2032
  • DEVICE COMPATIBLE: Ideal for watches, calculators, key fobs, Apple TV remotes, and other small electronics
  • DESIGNED TO LAST: 8-year leak-free shelf life

These are the precision screwdrivers I used to open this key fob in the video:

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How to replace the Kia Sportage “Circular Button” key fob battery (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020)

Watch the video below for a step-by-step tutorial on how to change the battery in your key fob.

What you will need:

  • 1x CR2032 battery
  • Flat-head screwdriver
Kia Sportage Key Fob Battery Replacement (2014 - 2020)

This is the battery you need for the Kia Sportage “Circular Button” key fob:

Amazon Basics 4 Pack CR2032 3 Volt Lithium Coin Cell Battery
  • IN THE BOX: 4-pack of CR2032 3 volt lithium coin cell batteries; replacement for BR2032, DL2032, and ECR2032
  • DEVICE COMPATIBLE: Ideal for watches, calculators, key fobs, Apple TV remotes, and other small electronics
  • DESIGNED TO LAST: 8-year leak-free shelf life

How to replace the Kia Sportage “Flip” key fob battery (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020)

Watch the video below for a step-by-step tutorial on how to change the battery in your key fob.

What you will need:

  • 1x CR2032 battery
  • Flat-head screwdriver
Kia Sportage Key Fob Battery Replacement (2014 - 2020)

This is the battery you need for the Kia Sportage “Flip” key fob:

Amazon Basics 4 Pack CR2032 3 Volt Lithium Coin Cell Battery
  • IN THE BOX: 4-pack of CR2032 3 volt lithium coin cell batteries; replacement for BR2032, DL2032, and ECR2032
  • DEVICE COMPATIBLE: Ideal for watches, calculators, key fobs, Apple TV remotes, and other small electronics
  • DESIGNED TO LAST: 8-year leak-free shelf life

How to replace the Kia Sportage “Main” key fob battery (2011, 2012, 2013)

Watch the video below for a step-by-step tutorial on how to change the battery in your key fob.

What you will need:

  • 1x CR2032 battery
  • Flat-head screwdriver
Kia Sportage Key Fob Battery Replacement (2011 - 2013)

This is the battery you need for the Kia Sportage “Main” key fob:

Amazon Basics 4 Pack CR2032 3 Volt Lithium Coin Cell Battery
  • IN THE BOX: 4-pack of CR2032 3 volt lithium coin cell batteries; replacement for BR2032, DL2032, and ECR2032
  • DEVICE COMPATIBLE: Ideal for watches, calculators, key fobs, Apple TV remotes, and other small electronics
  • DESIGNED TO LAST: 8-year leak-free shelf life

How to replace the Kia Sportage “Flip 3 Button” key fob battery (2012, 2013)

Watch the video below for a step-by-step tutorial on how to change the battery in your key fob.

What you will need:

  • 1x CR2032 battery
  • Flat-head screwdriver
Kia Sportage Key Fob Battery Replacement (2012 - 2013)

This is the battery you need for the Kia Sportage “Flip 3-Button” key fob:

Amazon Basics 4 Pack CR2032 3 Volt Lithium Coin Cell Battery
  • IN THE BOX: 4-pack of CR2032 3 volt lithium coin cell batteries; replacement for BR2032, DL2032, and ECR2032
  • DEVICE COMPATIBLE: Ideal for watches, calculators, key fobs, Apple TV remotes, and other small electronics
  • DESIGNED TO LAST: 8-year leak-free shelf life