Lift and remove the battery from the iPhone.
Adhere the battery, disconnect it, and continue reassembling your device.
|[* black] Lift and remove the battery from the iPhone.|
|+||[* icon_reminder] If there's any alcohol solution remaining in the phone, carefully wipe it off or allow it to air dry before installing your new battery.|
|[* icon_caution] There should be no resistance. If the battery remains stuck, reheat the iOpener and pry again.|
|[* icon_note] If your replacement battery came in a plastic sleeve, remove it before installation by pulling it away from the the ribbon cable.|
|+||[* icon_reminder] Before you adhere the replacement battery, temporarily reconnect the battery connector to the motherboard socket. This ensures that the battery is properly aligned in its recess.|
|+||[* black] Adhere the battery, disconnect it, and continue reassembling your device.|
|[* icon_reminder] If your new battery doesn’t have adhesive preinstalled, refer to [guide|107792|this guide] to replace the adhesive strips.|
|[* icon_reminder] Perform a [guide|44497|hard reset] after reassembly. This can prevent several issues and simplify troubleshooting.|