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[* black] Remove the battery from the iPhone.
-[* black] ***When installing the battery, refer to [guide|56465|this guide|new_window=true] for help replacing your battery's adhesive strips.*** You'll need to adapt the technique for the iPhone 8, which uses four adhesive strips instead of two or three.
+[* black] ***When installing the battery, refer to [guide|103936|this guide|new_window=true] to replace your battery's adhesive strips.***
[* black] Perform a [guide|97574|force restart|new_window=true] after reassembly. This can prevent several issues and simplify troubleshooting.