iFixit Opening Tool

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

iFixit Opening Tool

$1.95

$1.95

Product Details

Features

Features

The primary tool for opening everything

  • Custom-designed handle provides no-slip opening power with plenty of grip.
  • Tough-yet-soft material prys open the tightest cracks, but won't scratch or mar your workpiece.
  • Two tips provide alternate opening options: Wedge for breaching, and Hook for lifting and levering.
  • Convenient pack of 5 tools, for 10 total prying tips!
 

Product Video

 

Repair Stories

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Stephanie Mckeon's Story Photo #910697

My Problem

Battery started to bulge inside the phone putting pressure on the LCD.

My Fix

The guide was very handy. Be careful when using the suction cup and prying the screen from the iPhone body. The screen pops off very quickly and can easily rip right off the from the cables if you aren't careful. I also had an iss . . .

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My Problem

My battery was dead. It had to be plugged in or it would only last an hour or so...

My Fix

Really easy repair! Screws kept falling off off the table but I got it done. Really fun too!

My Advice

Use tweezers to pull out the gold contact held down by the top battery connector screw. This is important and it WILL come lo . . .

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My Problem

When my Nexus 7 would no longer take a charge, and the back light would not even come on when plugged in, I did some research and found that the Nexus 7 was famous for their defective I/O assembly. After an Internet search and finding this website, I thought, "What could it hurt to try it?"

My Fix

I did it . . .

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My Problem

Battery life non-existent, battery wouldn't even boot new 9.3.5 OS version (new for iPhone 4S).

My Fix

Easy enough with guide, was a bit hesitant about how much to crimp the flexible circuit connector between battery and connector plug. Not much space and a bend has to be crimped into the flexible part to s . . .

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My Problem

Three issues. 1) My phone battery would last 12-16 hours without phone use. 2) Signal strength would drop to 1 bar from 5. 3) Phone would get hot during charging and use.

My Fix

I followed the installation instructions for disassembly and noticed that the foam insulator on the battery terminal had shif . . .

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My Problem

My iPhone stopped vibrating

My Fix

After watching your repair video and purchasing the required tools and part, the repair was very easy to complete. I took the easy way to do the repair by not completely removing the screen by propping it against a stack of books. Followed the instructions step-by-step for . . .

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My Problem

The battery would drain very quickly.

My Fix

As long as you have the correct tools, the repair will go very smooth. The original battery is really in there well, it's glued in. I used the blue ifixit opening tool to pry the battery out. So either get the ifixit battery replacement kit which comes with the . . .

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