Introduction

The battery is a very important component because it is what allows your phone to turn on. This guide will show you how to properly remove the battery without damaging the battery or any other vital components of the phone.

Before disassembling your phone, discharge the battery below 25%. A charged lithium-ion battery can catch fire and/or explode if accidentally punctured.

If your battery is swollen, do not heat your phone. If needed, you can use a dropper or syringe to inject isopropyl alcohol (90+%) around the edges of the back cover to weaken the adhesive. Swollen batteries can be very dangerous, so wear eye protection and exercise due caution, or take it to a professional if you're not sure how to proceed.

If your display glass is cracked, keep further breakage contained and prevent bodily harm during your repair by taping the glass. This also makes a smooth surface allowing the suction cup to bond. Apply a suction cup as close to the SIM slot edge of the phone as you can while avoiding the curved edge.
  • If your display glass is cracked, keep further breakage contained and prevent bodily harm during your repair by taping the glass. This also makes a smooth surface allowing the suction cup to bond.

  • Apply a suction cup as close to the SIM slot edge of the phone as you can while avoiding the curved edge.

    • The suction cup will not make a good seal on the curved portion of the glass.

Ajouter un commentaire

Pull up on the suction cup with firm, constant pressure and insert an opening pick between the front panel and rear case. This requires a significant amount of force and patience. If you have trouble, rock the suction cup and screen to weaken the adhesive, or apply heat with an iOpener,  heat gun, or hair dryer. This requires a significant amount of force and patience. If you have trouble, rock the suction cup and screen to weaken the adhesive, or apply heat with an iOpener,  heat gun, or hair dryer.
  • Pull up on the suction cup with firm, constant pressure and insert an opening pick between the front panel and rear case.

  • This requires a significant amount of force and patience. If you have trouble, rock the suction cup and screen to weaken the adhesive, or apply heat with an iOpener, heat gun, or hair dryer.

Ajouter un commentaire

In the following steps, extra caution is required in certain areas to avoid damage to the phone: Do not insert the pick more than 0.5 inches into the bottom edge of the phone. If the pick contacts the folded portion of the OLED panel it can damage the display.
  • In the following steps, extra caution is required in certain areas to avoid damage to the phone:

    • Do not insert the pick more than 0.5 inches into the bottom edge of the phone. If the pick contacts the folded portion of the OLED panel it can damage the display.

    • Only make very shallow cuts in the upper left corner, prying deeply can damage the front-facing camera.

Ajouter un commentaire

In the following steps, use the flat of the opening pick, rather than a corner, to cut here. This will help prevent inserting the pick too deeply. Slide the opening pick up the right side of the phone to separate the display adhesive.
  • In the following steps, use the flat of the opening pick, rather than a corner, to cut here. This will help prevent inserting the pick too deeply.

  • Slide the opening pick up the right side of the phone to separate the display adhesive.

Ajouter un commentaire

Slide the opening pick around the upper-right corner and along the top edge of the phone. Slide the opening pick around the upper-right corner and along the top edge of the phone. Slide the opening pick around the upper-right corner and along the top edge of the phone.
  • Slide the opening pick around the upper-right corner and along the top edge of the phone.

Ajouter un commentaire

Slide the pick around the upper-left corner of the phone and down the left edge of the phone. Slide the pick around the upper-left corner of the phone and down the left edge of the phone. Slide the pick around the upper-left corner of the phone and down the left edge of the phone.
  • Slide the pick around the upper-left corner of the phone and down the left edge of the phone.

Ajouter un commentaire

Kits RAM pour Mac
Accélérez votre Mac. Maximisez sa mémoire.
Kits RAM pour Mac
Augmentez la mémoire de votre Mac.
Slide the pick around the bottom-left corner and along the bottom of the phone. Slide the pick around the bottom-left corner and along the bottom of the phone. Slide the pick around the bottom-left corner and along the bottom of the phone.
  • Slide the pick around the bottom-left corner and along the bottom of the phone.

Ajouter un commentaire

Reinsert the pick at the top edge of the phone and gently pry up the display. If the display doesn't readily lift, do some extra prying to separate the last of the adhesive. The adhesive near the upper speaker is thicker than other places.
  • Reinsert the pick at the top edge of the phone and gently pry up the display.

    • If the display doesn't readily lift, do some extra prying to separate the last of the adhesive. The adhesive near the upper speaker is thicker than other places.

  • Don't try to fully separate the display yet, as a fragile ribbon cable still connects it to the phone's motherboard.

Ajouter un commentaire

Carefully lay the display down on top of the rear case as shown, making sure not to crease or tear the display ribbon cable. Remove the two 4.0 mm T5 Torx screws securing the display cable bracket.
  • Carefully lay the display down on top of the rear case as shown, making sure not to crease or tear the display ribbon cable.

  • Remove the two 4.0 mm T5 Torx screws securing the display cable bracket.

Ajouter un commentaire

Remove the display cable bracket.
  • Remove the display cable bracket.

Ajouter un commentaire

Use the point of a spudger to lift the display cable connector up and out of its socket on the motherboard. To re-attach press connectors like this one, carefully align and press down on one side until it clicks into place, then repeat on the other side. Do not press down on the middle. If the connector is misaligned, the pins can bend, causing permanent damage.
  • Use the point of a spudger to lift the display cable connector up and out of its socket on the motherboard.

  • To re-attach press connectors like this one, carefully align and press down on one side until it clicks into place, then repeat on the other side. Do not press down on the middle. If the connector is misaligned, the pins can bend, causing permanent damage.

  • If any part of your screen doesn't respond to touch after your repair re-seat this connector, making sure it clicks fully into place and that there's no dust or other obstruction in the socket.

Ajouter un commentaire

  • Before installing a new display, it's very important to remove all traces of the old adhesive from the frame, while taking special care to remove any small glass fragments.

  • After removing all traces of glue and glass from the frame, clean the adhesion areas with high concentration isopropyl alcohol (at least 90%), then apply the new adhesive.

  • The best way to secure the new screen is with a sheet of custom-cut double-sided tape, but high-adhesion double-sided tape, like Tesa 61395, will work too. Apply the tape to the edges of the frame where the old adhesive was, align the screen, and press it into place.

Ajouter un commentaire

Remove 11 of the J000 3.5-mm screws by turning the screwdriver counterclockwise. Remove the single T5 4.0-mm screw by turning the screwdriver counterclockwise. Remove the single T5 4.0-mm screw by turning the screwdriver counterclockwise.
  • Remove 11 of the J000 3.5-mm screws by turning the screwdriver counterclockwise.

  • Remove the single T5 4.0-mm screw by turning the screwdriver counterclockwise.

Ajouter un commentaire

Pull the black protective sheet off by using the plastic opening tool.
  • Pull the black protective sheet off by using the plastic opening tool.

  • It is normal to hear popping noises as the sheet is detached from the phone body.

Ajouter un commentaire

Remove the silver ribbon connector that stretches over the battery by grabbing it with the tweezers and lifting up. Remove the gold ribbon connector by grabbing it with the tweezers and lifting up. Remove the gold ribbon connector by grabbing it with the tweezers and lifting up.
  • Remove the silver ribbon connector that stretches over the battery by grabbing it with the tweezers and lifting up.

  • Remove the gold ribbon connector by grabbing it with the tweezers and lifting up.

Ajouter un commentaire

Lift up the battery using the plastic opening tool. The battery is glued to the bottom, removing it will not damage the device. Remove the battery using your hand.
  • Lift up the battery using the plastic opening tool.

  • The battery is glued to the bottom, removing it will not damage the device.

  • Remove the battery using your hand.

  • Do not reuse the battery after it has been removed, as doing so is a potential safety hazard. Replace it with a new battery.

  • To install a new battery:

    • Remove any remaining adhesive from the phone, and clean the glued areas with isopropyl alcohol and a lint-free cloth.

    • Secure the new battery with pre-cut adhesive or double-sided adhesive tape. In order to position it correctly, apply the new adhesive into the phone, not directly onto the battery.

    • Press the battery firmly into place for 5-10 seconds.

Ajouter un commentaire

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

2 autre(s) ont terminé cette réparation.

Nick Lyon

Membre depuis le 24/01/2018

287 Réputation

2 tutoriels rédigés

Équipe

Cal Poly, Team S18-G5, Livingston Winter 2018 Membre de l'équipe Cal Poly, Team S18-G5, Livingston Winter 2018

CPSU-LIVINGSTON-W18S18G5

4 membres

6 tutoriels rédigés

The instructions say “No parts required” and yet I believe that for a battery replacement you might possibly require a new battery (and maybe a new screen in the case of a broken screen). Also you might suggest replacement adhesive and where to find that, too.

Leslie Gawne - Réponse

Ajouter un commentaire

Voir les statistiques:

Dernières 24 heures : 54

7 derniers jours : 294

30 derniers jours : 1,285

Total : 2,970