Skip to main content

Announced in March 2015 and released April 10, 2015, the Galaxy S6 Edge is the curved-screen version of Samsung's newest flagship smartphone.

239 Questions View all

Isopropanol vs Oled/LCD and battery?

I’ve been repairing phones for quite some time now, some repairs that still gets my heart beating a little bit faster is battery replacements on most of the Samsung phones from the S series. I usually use heat to loosen the glue from the battery, what i’m wondering is if i can use some isopropanol in the gaps to make the process faster and less stressfull on the battery by bending.

Does the Isopropanol break the Oled screen underneath the battery if they make contact or will the iso kill the battery, or maybe both?

Answered! View the answer I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 0
Add a comment

1 Answer

Chosen Solution

iFixit uses acetone. I use methanol drawn up in a syringe to inject it under the battery. No heat needed.

Was this answer helpful?

Score 3

Comments:

So basicly, some Isopropanol will probably not damage either the screen or battery?

by

No, Isopropanol has 30% water in it. Use a pure product and sparingly just under the battery where the adhesive is..

by

Add a comment

Add your answer

Pontus Hernberg will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 0

Past 30 Days: 1

All Time: 63