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Changes to iPhone 8 Battery Replacement Introduction

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Device
iPhone 8
Type
replacement
Thing
Battery
Title
iPhone 8 Battery Replacement
Introduction
Use this guide to bring life back to your iPhone 8 with a new battery.
This guide instructs you to remove the display assembly; this is intended to prevent damage to the display cables. If you feel comfortable removing the battery without putting undue strain on the display cables, you can skip the display removal steps.
For optimal performance, calibrate your newly installed battery: Drain it below 10%, then charge it uninterrupted to 100%.
Time Required Min
30 minutes
Time Required Max
2 hours
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Difficulty
Moderate
Conclusion
To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.
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Public
No
Summary
Replace the battery in your iPhone 8 if it has failed, swollen, or no longer holds sufficient charge.

Guide Prerequisites

Tools

  • P2 Pentalobe Screwdriver iPhone x1 added.
  • Suction Handle x1 added.
  • iFixit Opening Picks (Set of 6) x1 added.
  • iOpener x1 added.
  • Spudger x1 added.
  • Tweezers x1 added.
  • Phillips #000 Screwdriver x1 added.

Parts

  • iPhone 8 Replacement Battery x1 added.

Flags

  • In Progress added.

Steps

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