Whats the best tool for opening iphone 1g.

Discussion in 'iPhone Tips, Help and Troubleshooting' started by Artificial-I, Feb 21, 2009.

  1. Artificial-I macrumors newbie

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    Im looking to get some tools to open up my iphone 1g and install a battery. Already got the battery and got the tools that came with it and it litterally couldnt handle the plastic black cover so I figure next time around im going to make sure I get a better set. The cheaper the better but still want it to work.

    I saw a lot of kits on ebay as well saw ifixit had a cool tool and guide and used a spudger where as all the kits on ebay dont have spudgers.

    Any ideas for those that have done this?
     
  2. DPA macrumors 65816

    DPA

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    The spudger is a great tool. If you don't want to wait for it to come in the mail, I have used a putty knife to pry the antenna cover open before. From there it is just a matter of using a screwdriver. No more tools required.

    David
     

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