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Clogs on front cover

I have just recently done my capret in the office. I noticed that in the front plastic cover there is hair in wads. I tried unscrewing the front cover, but then couldn't figure out to take the plastic cover off to clean it. I am trying to avoid a major clog. Please help.

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That clear window, if you pull it out from the top, it will unhook and then you can rinse it out, if you have a flat object that you can stick in the slot, maybe you can work stuff loose and rinse them out. Then when you re-insatll it, put the 2 hooks near the bottom in the holes, then push the top part into place. No screws to remove.

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