Power off your iPhone before beginning disassembly.
Remove the two 3.5 mm pentalobe screws on the bottom edge of the iPhone.
|[* icon_caution] Before you begin, discharge your iPhone battery below 25%. A charged lithium-ion battery can catch fire and/or explode if accidentally punctured.|
|[* black] Power off your iPhone before beginning disassembly.|
|[* icon_note] Opening the iPhone's display will damage its waterproof seals. If you do not replace the seals, your phone will no longer be water resistant.|
|[* red] Remove the two 3.5 mm pentalobe screws on the bottom edge of the iPhone.|
|[* icon_note] Opening the iPhone's display will compromise its waterproof seals. Have [https://www.ifixit.com/Store/iPhone/IF371-009-1|replacement seals|new_window=true] ready before you proceed past this step, or take care to avoid liquid exposure if you reassemble your iPhone without replacing the seals.|