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    Hi:

    Is the article "the" missing after "Remove"? Should it say "Remove the four screws . . ."? Thanks.


    Remove four screws A and remove the pump head assembly from the pump.

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    Yes, "the" is missing. But assembly instructions are often terse.

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    In instructions, the articles are frequently omitted. However, it's strange that they have removed it before "screws" but left it in before "pump head assembly". I would expect either:

    Remove four screws (A) and remove pump head assembly from pump.
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    Remove the four screws (A) and remove the pump head assembly from the pump.

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    Thank you, all.

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