Toyota Tacoma Key Fob Battery Remote Replacement (2002 – 2021)

If your Toyota Tacoma key fob died, don’t worry, you don’t need to spend a bunch of money to get it fixed. You can replace the internal battery yourself at home. Best of all, it only takes about five minutes and only costs a couple of bucks. Below you’ll find video tutorials for all key fobs used with the Tacoma over the years. Simply find your particular device and click on the corresponding video tutorial that will show you how to replace its battery.

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

MODELFOBYEARSBATTERYBUY BATTERY
TacomaFixed2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021CR2016Check on Amazon
TacomaTombstone2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020CR2032Check on Amazon
TacomaOval2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015CR2032Check on Amazon
TacomaSimple with Light2002, 2003, 2004CR2025Check on Amazon

How to replace the Toyota Tacoma “Fixed” key fob battery (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 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 CR2016 battery
  • Flat-head screwdriver
Toyota Tacoma Key Fob Battery Replacement (2015 - 2021)

This is the battery you need for the Toyota Tacoma “Fixed” 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 Toyota Tacoma “Tombstone” key fob battery (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
Toyota Tacoma Key Fob Battery Replacement (2015 - 2021)

This is the battery you need for the Toyota Tacoma “Tombstone” 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 Toyota Tacoma “Oval” key fob battery (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)

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
Toyota Tacoma Key Fob Battery Replacement (2005 - 2015)

This is the battery you need for the Toyota Tacoma “Oval” 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 Toyota Tacoma “Simple with Light” key fob battery (2002, 2003, 2004)

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 CR2025 battery
  • Flat-head screwdriver
  • Precision screwdriver
Toyota Tacoma Key Fob Battery Replacement (2002 - 2004)

This is the battery you need for the Toyota Tacoma “Simple with Light” key fob:

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Energizer 2025 Batteries, Lithium CR2025 Battery, 2 Count
  • Energizer 2025 Lithium Coin Battery
  • Delivers long-lasting, dependable performance in specialty devices like heart rate monitors, remotes, keyless entry systems, glucose monitors, toys, and games.Operating temperature:-30C to 60C
  • Holds power for up to 10 years in storage, ensuring you have Lithium Coin Batteries ready when you need them

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

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6 PCS Precision Screwdriver Sets, Eyeglass Repair Kit Screwdriver, Mini Screwdriver Set, Flat Head and Philips Head Screwdriver Sets, With 6 Different Sizes, Suitable For Watch, Electronic Repairs
  • 1【6 Different Sizes】Precision screwdriver set, The set includes 2 cross sizes (#0,#1); 4 flat head sizes(1.4 mm, 2.0 mm, 2.4 mm, 3.0 mm); mini screwdriver is your daily electronic repair, watch repair, jewelry repair Perfect choice for any other small screws.
  • 2【Rotating Design】Eyeglass repair kit, The end cover adopts a rotating design, which is flexible to rotate, and the gap is tightly combined,and it is comfortable to use. Rotating end cap improves efficiency and is easy to use.
  • 3【High Quality】Our precision screwdriver set is made of high-quality chrome vanadium steel material, hardened carbon steel shaft, black oxidation treatment, durable and corrosion-resistant. The screwdriver is small and very suitable for small screws.