How to replace battery for iPhone 5s
How to replace battery for iPhone 5s
Not that hard to make it, you should gently to deal with the processes. Yes, it is the guidance of iPhone 5s battery replacement, we tell you how to use the low cost to finish the exciting trip.
First we show the repair tools we need during the replacement:
0.8 Pentalobe screwdriver
PH00 1.0 Phillips screwdriver
Plastic pry opening tool
Plastic suction cup opening tool or iSclack opening tool
Step 1. Make sure you have powered off your iPhone 5s before beginning disassembly.
Step 2. Remove the two screws at the iPhone 5s buttom end.(Use the 0.8 Pentalobe Screwdriver)
Step 3. Use the iSclack opening tool to open the lcd screen assembly.
Pre: iSclack is a great tool for safely opening the iPhone 5s that we recommend for anyone doing more than one repair.
Hold onto your iPhone securely and close the handle of the iSclack to separate the suction cups, pulling the front panel up from the rear case.
It is enough to separate the pieces, but not enough to damage the home button cable.
If you don’t use the iSclack tool, the suction cup opening tool can also open the screen assemly.
But you should be with carefullness 100%. We can’t make it with a beat, because there is the home button flex cable connecting the screen and tail plug. To avoid to cause accidental damage to the cable, we should be priority to keep the distance in 2-3cm while opening screen. After releasing the home lcd assembly cable, we can open the screen totally.
Step 4. Use the plastic prying opening tool to seperate the home button end of the front panel from the rear case.
We know there are several ribbon cables connecting it to the rest of the phone. So you should go slowly and carefully to avoid damage.
Then, take off the iSclack tool or suction cup opening tool.
Notice: Do not try to completely remove the front panel assembly from the rear case, as there are several ribbon cables still attached at the top of the iPhone.
Step 5. Open the phone just enough to reveal the metal bracket covering the home button cable. And use the tip of a spudger to push the bracket free and remove it with tweezers.
Do not open the phone too far or you risk damaging the home button cable, or the socket it plugs into. Keep the cable loose. If it is stretched taut, that's too far.
Step 6. Use the tip of a spudger to pry the home button cable connector up out of its socket carefully.
Be sure you're separating the cable connector from its socket, and not prying the entire socket up. The socket is on its own glued-down cable that can be pried up if you aren't careful.
During the next few steps, until you remove the front panel assembly, keep it supported at a 90º angle in relation to the rear case.
Step 7. Remove the following screws and the front panel assembly cable bracket on the logic board.
Use the 1.2 Philips screwdriver to remove these screws.
Step 8.Use the flat end of a spudger to remove all the cables connecting to the lcd screen digitizer assembly.
Step 9. Remove the front panel assembly from the rear case.
Step 10. Remove the following screws from the logic board(shown in the following picture), and remove the metal battery connector bracket from logic board.
Step 11. Gently pry the battery connector up from its socket on the logic board with the flat end of a spudger.
Note: Be very careful to only pry up on the battery connector and not the socket on the logic board. If you pry up on the logic board socket, you may break the connector entirely.
Step 12. Use a flat end of tweezer to pull the battery adhesive tab(between the battery and headphone jack) away from the phone.
Note: Be careful to run the adhesive tab away the iPhone 6, avoiding to break the headphone jack cable.
Step 13. Pull the adhesive tab out under the battery. Here it is better to cut the tab between the two white adhesive strips, separating them.
Note: Please do carefully and gently, when pull the tab out.
Step 14. We can remove the battery easily, here it is better to use a plastic pry opening tool to gently pry the battery out from the back cover.
Note: There is adhesive holding the battery steadly on the back housing, so it is better to use some special tools to help remove the battery, such as heating tool to heat the back cover properly or knife sticker.
Finally, use the new replacement battery to replace the old one, and use the adhesive to hold the battery steadly again. Then, reassembly the parts on iPhone 5s. You only cost under 10 minutes to finish it. Importantly, you can save more than you send to somewhere for repairing.
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