Pull the battery out of the rear case.
Adhere the battery, disconnect it, and continue reassembling your device.
|[* black] Pull the battery out of the rear case.|
|[* icon_note] If your replacement battery came in a plastic sleeve, remove the sleeve before installation by pulling it away from the ribbon cable.|
|[* 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_reminder] Before you adhere the replacement battery, temporarily reconnect the battery connector to the logic board 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|44496|hard reset] after reassembly. This can prevent several issues and simplify troubleshooting.|