Stretch release adhesives are a handy way to reattach batteries! They have pull tabs that, when they work, allow you to effortlessly remove the adhesive. They’re prone to bunching up—if that happens, you’ll have to start fresh with some new strips.
This guide shows how to cut and apply new stretch release adhesive strips when you’re replacing a battery.
'''Note:''' This guide depicts several different phones and batteries during the procedure. Your adhesive application may vary slightly from the photos depicted in this guide, but the method remains the same.
For optimal performance, after completing this guide, [[Battery Calibration|calibrate|new_window=true]] your newly installed battery.