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How to remove tough screws or stripped screws

Removing tough screws during an iPhone or mobile repair, can be a challenge. The Y000 tri-tip on iPhone 7, 7 Plus can be especially tough and it is easy to over-torque and strip the screw or screwdriver. First you have to determine if the screw is stripped or if it is the screwdriver.

Here are a few videos to help you troubleshoot tough screws or stripped screws and remove them. Includes the rubber band technique if screw itself is worn.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TEYgVsPcWjE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YXGlQdAWrwE