Help

delete step | insert step Editing step 3

Step Type:

Drag to rearrange

Use the clear plastic pull tab to gently lift the battery out of the iPhone.

Do not remove the plastic tab from the iPhone.

You may need to use a plastic opening tool to loosen the adhesive under the battery.

Remove the contact clip from the iPhone.

Before reconnecting the battery connector, be sure the contact clip (shown in red) is properly positioned next to the battery connector.

Before reassembly, be sure to clean all metal-to-metal contact points on the pressure contact as well as its contact point on the rear panel with a de-greaser such as windex. The oils on your fingers have the potential to cause wireless interference issues.

Your contributions are licensed under the open source Creative Commons license.