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Old 06-17-2019, 01:15 PM   #21
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I have a MS 430...just purchased and had the same problem. I used a large channel lock to take them off. Get one large enough to easily go around the lid.

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Old 06-17-2019, 01:47 PM   #22
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Been there... Agree with menzies approach. Sometimes you need a lot of tapping to eventually loosen. Once removed lubricate the o-ring as mentioned and hand tighten only. Just donít wait too long (month or two) to reopen or you will have to go through the protracted effort again.
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Use a ratchet wrench , spray it with wd40 first
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