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[* black] Repeat for the second strip.
[* black] If you removed both strips successfully, skip the next step.
[* icon_note] If either of thethe adhesive strips breakbreaks off underneath the battery and cannotcan't be retrieved, apply a few drops of high concentration (over 90%) isopropyl alcohol under the edge of the battery in the area of the broken adhesive strip(s).
[* black] Wait about one minute for the alcohol solution to weaken the adhesive. Use the flat end of a spudger to gently lift the battery.
[* icon_caution] Don't
try to removeforcefully lever the remaining strip, and then referbattery out. If needed, apply a few more drops of alcohol to '''step 23'''further weaken the adhesive. Never deform or puncture the battery with your pry tool.
[* icon_caution] '''Do not''' pry against the logic board or you may damage the phone.
[* icon_caution] '''Avoid''' prying at the top left near the volume controls, or you may damage the [https://d3nevzfk7ii3be.cloudfront.net/igi/uWEVFdCRurTInQuC|volume button ribbon cable|new_window=true]
.
[* icon_note] If either of thethe adhesive strips breakbreaks off underneath the battery and cannotcan't be retrieved, apply a few drops of high concentration (over 90%) isopropyl alcohol under the edge of the battery in the area of the broken adhesive strip(s).
[* black] Wait about one minute for the alcohol solution to weaken the adhesive. Use the flat end of a spudger to gently lift the battery.
[* icon_caution] Don't
try to removeforcefully lever the remaining strip, and then referbattery out. If needed, apply a few more drops of alcohol to '''step 23'''further weaken the adhesive. Never deform or puncture the battery with your pry tool.
[* icon_caution] '''Do not''' pry against the logic board or you may damage the phone.
[* icon_caution] '''Avoid''' prying at the top left near the volume controls, or you may damage the [https://d3nevzfk7ii3be.cloudfront.net/igi/uWEVFdCRurTInQuC|volume button ribbon cable|new_window=true]
.
[* icon_note] You can also try the alternative methods in '''the next step'''.