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Cockpit light Access . . Help!

This weekend I'm going to mount a BMR Co-Pilot Shelf for a Lowrance GPS. From prior posts most of you have wired it into the Cockpit light.

I'm not sure if the cover just pops off or there are some types of internal tabs that secure it to the LT. It's a bit cool (mid 40's) and I don't want to break it in the process.

Any prior experience in removal would be appreciated!

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With a small screwdriver push in from the left side, push it towards the right and out,
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Thanks Hans!
The sunny skies were a bit deceiving . . . it's 33 deg! I warmed up the assembly with a hair dryer and was finally able to get the assembly out of the cockpit.

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