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I need to replace a water line (plastic) that appears to have some sort of snap fitting. What is the easiest way to remove the line from the fitting without damaging it.

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Exact procedure maybe shown after seeing the fitting itself but generally using watch makers screwdrivers helps a lot in these types of situations.

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