Kia Soul: Battery replacement - Remote keyless entry - Features of your vehicleKia Soul: Battery replacement

Kia Soul 2009-2013 AM Owner's Manual / Features of your vehicle / Remote keyless entry / Battery replacement

A transmitter uses a 3 volt lithium battery which will normally last for several

A transmitter uses a 3 volt lithium battery which will normally last for several years. When replacement is necessary, use the following procedure.

1. Insert a slim tool into the slot and gently pry open the transmitter center cover.
2. Replace the battery with a new battery (CR2032). When replacing the battery, make sure the battery positive “+” symbol faces up as indicated in the illustration.
3. Install the battery in the reverse order of removal.

For transmitter replacement, see an authorized Kia dealer to reprogram the transmitter.

The keyless entry system transmitter is designed to give you years of trouble- free use, however it can malfunction if exposed to moisture or static electricity. If you are unsure how to use your transmitter or replace the battery, contact an authorized Kia dealer.

To avoid damaging the transmitter, don't drop it, get it wet, or expose it to heat or sunlight.

An inappropriately disposed battery can be harmful to the environment and human health.

Dispose the battery according to your local law(s) or regulation.

CAUTION - Transmitter damage

Do not drop, wet or expose the keyless entry system transmitter to heat or sunlight.

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