Released on September 19, 2014, this 4.7" screen iPhone is the smaller version of the iPhone 6 Plus.

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The bottom Pentalope screws are not loosening

I'm having a hard time with the bottom 2 pentalope screws to loosen up. I have a ifixit tool kit and using the P2. The bit is not catching the screw head. I have done this before and I am trying to be gentle with it. Trying to do a screen and battery replacement. Those pesky pentalopes....

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Would you believe I got them it with a finishing nail.... Happy!

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They could of been stripped if they where cross threaded

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this phone hasn't been taken apart before. Its like the P2 bit isn't large enough to grip inside to shape to turn. the bit turns and won't grip. Is there a way to get it to grip.... some ole school trick or something!

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Would you believe I got them it with a finishing nail.... Happy!

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thats cool. but i did have the problem also. i purchased a repair part that came with tools and the p2 screwdriver was also to small. i used the set i purchased from ebay and they worked a whole lot better

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