iPhone 6 plus battery replacement guide
How to replace the battery for iPhone 6 plus? We use 16 steps to tell you make it easily, it is the iPhone 6 plus battery repair guide.
First, let’s go to see how many cell phone repair tools we should prepare for.
iSclack or Plastic single suction cup opening tool
Plastic pry opening tool
A tip end of Spudger
Now, let’s go.
Step 1. We’d better power off our iPhone 6 plus first.
Stop 2. Then find the tow pentable screws at the buttom of the iPhone 6 plus, which next to the Lightning connector.
Step 3. Use the special double suction cups opening tool to open the iPhone 6 safely.
The special double suction cups opening tool-iSclack opening procedure:
1) Close the handle on the iSclack, opening the suction-cup jaws, and place the bottom of your iPhone in between the suction cups.
2) 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.
3) Take down the suction cup from the lcd screen, then you’ve opened the screen assembly from rear case.
Pre: if use the iSclack, you can safely open your iPhone enough to separate the pieces, but not enough to damage any of the display cables. And you can ignore the following steps until to the step 7. Surely, if you don't have a iSclack, you can also use the single plastic suction cup opening tool, like following steps.
Step 4. Press a suction cup onto the screen, just above the home button, then pressed securely onto the screen to get a tight seal.
Step 5. Pry the screen assembly gently, and use a plastic opening tool seperate the rear case from lcd screen with digitizer assembly in a proper distance.
Note: there are several clips attaching the front panel assembly to the rear case, so you may need to use a combination of the suction cup and plastic opening tool to free the front panel assembly. That’s why leave some room in a proper distance when separate the raer case from screen aseembly.
Step 6. Remove the plastic single suction cup opening tool from screen assembly.
Step 7. Pull the home button end of the front panel assembly and keep it supported at a 90º angle in relation to the rear case.
Note: before you remove the front screen panel, you should keep it supported at a 90º angle, because there are several cables connecting the rear housing.
Step 8. Remove the following screws securing the front panel assembly cable bracket, and take down the front panel assembly cable bracket from the logic board
Three 1.2 mm Phillips #000 screws(Red mark)
One 1.5 mm Phillips #000 screw(Orange mark)
One 2.9 mm Phillips #000 screw(Yellow mark)
Step 9. Disconnect these cable connectors from the rear housing with the plastic pry opening tool.
The front-facing camera and earpiece speaker cable connector:
The home button cable connector:
The digitizer cable connector:
The display data cable connector:
Note: When reassembling your phone, the display data cable may pop off the connector. This can result in white lines or a blank screen when powering your phone back on. If that happens, simply reconnect the cable and power cycle your phone. The best way to power cycle your phone is to disconnect and reconnect the battery connector.
Step 11. Remove the front lcd screen panel assembly from back housing.
Step 12. Remove the two Phillips #000 screws from the battery connector bracket(shown in the following picture), and take down the metal battery connector bracket from the iPhone 6 plus.
One 2.3 mm screw(Red mark)
One 3.1 mm screw(Orange mark)
Step 13. Gently pry the battery connector up from its socket on the logic board with the plastic pry opening tool.
Note: Take care 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 14. Use a blunt tweezer to peel back the battery adhesive tab from the bottom edge of the battery, either right or left.
A. Be extra careful when working near the battery; puncturing a lithium-ion battery can release dangerous chemicals and cause a fire.
B. Pulling the adhesive trap until the final strip comes free from the iPhone 6 plus.
C. If it is hard to pull, you can use a heat tool to heat the back housing, it will be easier to remove the adhesive trap away successfully.
Step 15. After all the adhesive removed successfully, use a thin card or a flat end of spudger to pry the battery up from the rear case on the left side.
Note: Be careful to keep the card as flat as possible to avoid bending the battery, which may damage it and cause it to release dangerous chemicals.
Step 16. Remove the battery away from the back housing.
Finally, you use the new battery replacement to replace the old one, and reinstall the all parts in return gently.
Note: please gently deal with all the parts to avoid damages, and keep all parts right and stead in the original place.
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