Slide the pick along the bottom edge of the phone to slice through the adhesive securing the rear glass.
|-||[* icon_note] The following steps involve using an opening pick to separate the rear panel from the midframe. If the adhesive is too strong, reapply heat with the iOpener.|
|-||[* black] Using the suction cup, apply pressure to the middle section of the panel while pulling up the lower edge by pivoting your wrist.|
|+||[* black] Slide the pick along the bottom edge of the phone to slice through the adhesive securing the rear glass.|
|+||[* icon_note] Afterward, it may help to leave the pick in place and grab a second pick as you proceed to the next step. Leaving the pick inserted can help prevent the glue you just separated from re-adhering.|
|+||[* icon_note] Re-heat the rear glass as needed to prevent the glue from cooling and hardening.|