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[* black] We learned last time around that the AirPods case is a tough nut to crack, so this time ([guide|111959|with some guidance from a community member|new_window=true]) we turn to something with a bit more clamping force.
[* black] The vise deforms the outer shell just enough for us to wedge a blade into the seam, slicing through the adhesive underneath and freeing up the AirPod docking tubes.
[* icon_note] It'll still never look ''quite'' the same, but the case suffered a lot less damage with this technique.
[* black] NextNext, we spudger away the status LED, which is nestled between the AirPod tubes at the front of the case.
[* black] NextNext, we spudger away the status LED, which is nestled between the AirPod tubes at the front of the case.