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Incredibly difficult at first, and some complications.

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iPhone 5

How to replace your iPhone 5 battery

How to replace your iPhone 5 battery

15 minutes - 1 hour

Moderate

My Problem

My phone kept shutting off by itself whenever my battery got to less than about 30%. It wasn't consistent, and it was incredibly frustrating having it shut off with no warning.

My Fix

The biggest headache was prying the screen off, BY FAR. Read on for some tips that might make your replacement much easier.

My Advice

So after struggling with the screen for over half an hour, I finally read a comment on the guide made by a previous user that suggested prying near the headphone jack. This made a HUGE difference. The display popped up nearly instantly!

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iPhone 5 Replacement Battery

$24.99

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