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    Removing spotlights from ceiling...
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    • 16th Feb 08, 11:15 AM
    Removing spotlights from ceiling... 16th Feb 08 at 11:15 AM
    I think I must be missing a trick here...

    I live in a 2005 property with quite a few spotlights set into the ceiling (i.e. the circular lights with a plastic ring outside them to hide the hole in the ceiling) in various rooms. After 2.5 years of no problems four of them have stopped working in the past month. But I can't work out the best way to access them.

    I can get into the loft but none of the areas I need to get to are boarded, so don't feel too comfortable trying to get them that way, and some of them are positively inaccessible from up there really.

    But I'm not getting much further from below either. A few are not perfectly flush with the ceiling so I can get my fingernails in the gap, but there's a fair amount of resistance if I try to prise them out.

    Any ideas anyone?

    Thanks muchly.
    I am a cider drinker - like my father before me.
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