Introduction

This is a guide for replacing a faulty battery in the OnePlus 5. Replacing the battery does not void the OnePlus 5's warranty. No special skills are needed for this replacement. The battery contains toxic chemicals which are hazardous so be careful not to puncture it.

Always make sure to turn off the phone before attempting to replace a part.
  • Always make sure to turn off the phone before attempting to replace a part.

  • Power off the phone by holding down the rectangular power button on right side and pressing the red button that says "Power off."

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Remove the two 1mm Torx #2 screws at the bottom of the phone by rotating the screwdriver counter-clockwise.
  • Remove the two 1mm Torx #2 screws at the bottom of the phone by rotating the screwdriver counter-clockwise.

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  • Locate the sim card on the right side of the phone.

  • Insert the SIM ejector screwdriver bit into the hole left of the sim card holder by applying pressure.

  • It is also okay to use the SIM card eject tool for this step.

  • Remove the sim card holder by pulling it out with your fingers.

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  • Insert the plastic iFixit opening tool between the the plastic rim of the screen and the metal edge of the phone.

  • Place a suction cup on the screen to gain more leverage when separating the screen from the back plate.

  • Moving right to left around the phone, carefully pry the screen away from the back plate by wiggling the iFixit opening tool and pulling the suction cup in the opposite direction.

  • When reassembling, apply pressure to the edges of the screen and back plate together until they pop back into place.

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  • Locate the metal connector cap on the upper half of the device directly above the battery.

  • Remove the 1mm Phillips #0 screw from the metal connector cap by rotating the screwdriver counter-clockwise.

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  • Carefully pop out the metal connector cap with the nylon spudger and remove it by pulling up.

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  • Locate the two connectors directly above the battery on the left side of the device.

  • Remove the battery connector cable located to the right of the charging port connector cable using a nylon spudger by prying underneath it and popping it up.

  • Remove the charging port connector cable to the left of the battery cable using a nylon spudger by prying underneath it and popping it up.

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  • Remove the six 1mm Phillips #0 screws by rotating the screwdriver counter-clockwise.

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  • Remove the loudspeaker by gently pushing the spudger underneath it and prying it out.

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  • Notice the cable that goes across the yellow battery from the top to the bottom. There is a connector for this cable at the bottom of the battery.

  • Remove this cable by pushing a spudger underneath the connector and popping it out.

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  • Notice the two clear adhesive flaps overlapping on the left and right side of the yellow battery.

  • Peel back these flaps by running the spudger between the the flaps and battery, seperating the adhesive.

  • When reassembling the device, the spudger is not needed. Fold the flaps over so that the sticky side touches the yellow battery and connect the adhesive.

  • Be careful not to push too hard with the nylon spudger as you may pierce the battery and release toxic chemicals.

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  • Remove the yellow battery by pulling up and to the left on the green pull-tab.

  • This will create a ripping sound. This is because of the adhesive on the back of the battery and is completely normal.

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Conclusion

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

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