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How can you take the top of a rainbow D-4 series to repalce the plug for the power head? I can't find any screws to take out

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This is a time consuming jod. You will need to carefully peel back thew rubber gasket around the separator . Underneath you will find several hidden screws.Loosen them off. With the separator removed you will be able to loosen the upper body and motor and work your way to the powerhead receptacle.
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