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Filter can't get it out

I guess I should be able to remove the filter to clean it. I can turn the filter but it will not come out do I pull very very hard or will that break it?

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If you have turned the filter so that it is no longer engaged in a lock position you will need to pull it fairly hard to get it out
The moulding is quite robust and unless you use pipe grips will not be damaged by hand pressure alone (Unless you are a Russian Shotputter)

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