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Changes to Apple Watch Adhesive Replacement Introduction

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Introduction
Opening your Apple Watch will destroy the adhesive that keeps it together. Finish every repair by replacing the adhesive and following the reassembly guide shown here.
If you removed your Apple Watch’s screen but don’t need to replace the [https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/Apple+Watch+Force+Touch+Sensor+Replacement/41084|Force Touch sensor], you can use this guide to install a strip of pre-cut adhesive and seal your watch closed.