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[* black] Flip the iPhone back over and insert a plastic card between the case side of the battery and the rear case.
[* black] Do not pry against the logic board or you may damage the phone.
[* icon_caution] Be careful to keep the card as flat as possible to avoid bending the battery, which may damage it and cause it to release dangerous chemicals. Also be careful not to push card too far at top of battery (in line with excalamation mark on battery picture), you could damage volume ribbon cable !!
[* icon_caution] Be careful to keep the card as flat as possible to avoid bending the battery, which may damage it and cause it to release dangerous chemicals. Also be careful not to push card too far at top of battery (in line with excalamation mark on battery picture), you could damage volume ribbon cable !!
[* black] Press the card in farther to break up the adhesive behind the battery.
[* icon_note] A piece of dental floss may be used to work between the battery and adhesive strip. A stronger alternative to dental floss, which may break, is an unwound guitar string, such as a 0.009 E string from a 12-string set. Thread around upper battery corners, bring ends together, wrap around a folded cloth, and pull evenly.