IPhone XR Battery Replacement
This guide is for a battery replacement for the iPhone XR
• Phillips #000 Screwdriver
• P2 Pentalobe Screwdriver
• Tri-point Y000 Screwdriver
• iPhone opening tool
• Hair dryer
• Nylon String
Battery for iPhone XR
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• Work on a clear and open surface • Careful when unscrewing as most of the screws are extremely small, have a small box ready with you • Take note and keep track of each screw during disassembling and assembling
Power off your iPhone before beginning disassembly. Remove the two 6.7 mm-long pentalobe screws at the bottom edge of the iPhone.
Use hair dryer to soften adhesive
Close the handle on the opening tool, opening the suction-cup jaws. Place you iPhone in between the suction cups, against the plastic depth gauge. Open the handles to close the jaws of the opening tool. Center the suction cups and press them firmly onto the top and bottom of the iPhone. Hold onto your iPhone securely and close the handle of the opening tool to separate the suction cups, pulling the front panel up from the rear case. Peel the two suction cups off your iPhone. Gently grasp the display assembly and lift it up to open the phone, using the clips at the top of the front panel as a hinge.
Open the iPhone by swinging the display up from the left side, like the back cover of a book.
Remove three 1.2 mm Y000 screws securing the battery connector cover bracket.
Remove the bracket.
Use the point of a spudger to pry the battery connector straight up out of its socket.
Remove the two 1.2 mm Y000 screws securing the display connector bracket.
Remove the bracket.
Use the tip of a spudger to pry up and disconnect the following cables: 1. digitizer cable. 2. display cable connector
Remove the five screws securing the logic board connector bracket to the rear case: One 1.3 mm Phillips #000 screw (Red Circle) One 1.5 mm Phillips #000 screw (Orange Circle) Three 1.2 mm Y000 screws (Yellow Circle)
Remove the bracket.
Use the tip of a spudger to pry the front sensor assembly connector up from its socket.
Remove the display assembly.
Note: Battery is glued to the chassis of iphone Slightly pry up the top of the battery Insert nylon string between battery and chassis Slowly remove the adhesive
Remove the battery
Remove the red sticker
Paste the new battery onto the chassis Make sure the battery connector is aligned to the socket Remove the blue plastic sheet if there is one
Waterproof Adhesive Replacement
Note: Steps 19 - 23 optional to replace waterproof adhesive Begin by removing all the old display adhesive around the perimeter of your iPhone's case. Be sure to remove any remaining adhesive from the back of your display as well.
Begin peeling the large backing from your replacement adhesive, starting from the bottom edge.
Carefully align the exposed lower edge of the adhesive strip with the bottom edge of your iPhone's case. When it's correctly aligned, gently press the exposed lower adhesive strip into place. Continue peeling away the backing from the adhesive, gently pressing the adhesive into place from the bottom of your iPhone to the top. Finish separating the adhesive backing and discard it.
Use the tip of a spudger to press all the adhesive into place around the entire perimeter of your iPhone.
Completely separate the front adhesive liner(s) and discard it.
Install back the display assembly
Use the tip of a spudger to connect the front sensor assembly connector
Place back the bracket. Secure back the five screws securing the logic board connector bracket to the rear case: One 1.3 mm Phillips #000 screw (Red Circle) One 1.5 mm Phillips #000 screw (Orange Circle) Three 1.2 mm Y000 screws (Yellow Circle)
Connect back the following cables: 1. display cable connector 2. digitizer cable.
Place back the bracket. Secure back the two 1.2 mm Y000 screws securing the display connector bracket.
Connect back the battery connector to its socket.
Place back the bracket Secure back the three 1.2 mm Y000 screws securing the battery connector cover bracket.
Close back the iphone
Secure back the the two 6.7 mm-long pentalobe screws at the bottom edge of the iPhone.