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Taking the top off a Shredmaster cc55

I'm trying to take the top off a Shredmaster cc55 to take a look at the blades that seem to be bent (there is a really high whining noise and there is no paper pull). I have already removed all visible screws, but there seems to be something else holding the cover on the left back side. It is NOT the left handle screw as I have already removed it. I am afraid of breaking the plastic cover if there is really something else I shoud try before applying any force...
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They hide some screws pretty good. Also, try with a putty knife to gently pry arouond the cover seam. Their is always a puzzel to keep end users from DIY.

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