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Heat an iOpener and apply it to the left edge of the phone for at least 90 seconds.

A hair dryer, heat gun, or hot plate may also be used, but be careful not to overheat the phone—the OLED display and internal battery are both susceptible to heat damage.

As you're waiting for the adhesive to soften, move on and read the following step to get an idea of where to pry.

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