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[* black] TheThis machined metal hinge is looking like it might be a littlelooks much sturdier [guide|75578|compared to the last generation|stepid=152774|new_window=truegeneration's|stepid=152774|new_window=true], and it definitely has the adhesive to match.
[* blackicon_note] After giving the case almost more heat than it can handle, we still need vise grips to pull this thing out.
[* black] Next we're free to get atWe go for the batterybattery next, but that's easier said than done.
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the battery's adhesive has other ideas. Against our better judgement, we heat the case further, watch for any battery swelling, and cross our fingers that the battery doesn't go [https://images.techhive.com/images/article/2016/10/samsung-galaxy-note-7-fire-battery-explode-100686346-orig-100688065-primary.idge.jpg|Galaxy Note 7|new_window=true] on us.
[* black] After all thatDespite the effort, one spudger couldn't quite fight through the thick adhesive under the battery, so we brought in reinforcementsstill can't lever this battery out. Fortunately, [https://ifixit.org/blog/14646/two-million-spudgers-sold-and-counting/|we found some more|new_window=true].
[* black] TheThis machined metal hinge is looking like it might be a littlelooks much sturdier [guide|75578|compared to the last generation|stepid=152774|new_window=truegeneration's|stepid=152774|new_window=true], and it definitely has the adhesive to match.
[* blackicon_note] After giving the case almost more heat than it can handle, we still need vise grips to pull this thing out.
[* black] Next we're free to get atWe go for the batterybattery next, but that's easier said than done.
[* black]
the battery's adhesive has other ideas. Against our better judgement, we heat the case further, watch for any battery swelling, and cross our fingers that the battery doesn't go [https://images.techhive.com/images/article/2016/10/samsung-galaxy-note-7-fire-battery-explode-100686346-orig-100688065-primary.idge.jpg|Galaxy Note 7|new_window=true] on us.
[* black] After all thatDespite the effort, one spudger couldn't quite fight through the thick adhesive under the battery, so we brought in reinforcementsstill can't lever this battery out. Fortunately, [https://ifixit.org/blog/14646/two-million-spudgers-sold-and-counting/|we found some more|new_window=true].