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Default garbage disposal leak where it joins sink

There's a leak at the very top of the garbage disposal, where it
connects to the drain in the sink. How do I repair this leak? Does the
circular stainless steel fitting in the sink pry out? Or is it threaded?
I'm hoping the disposal won't have to be removed and there's a way to
reseal that stainless steel fitting where it meets the sink.
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You'll have to pull the disposal and reseal it with plumbing putty.

DONT' try to PRY anything.... it's all held together by locking rings
that are easily removed - if you know how to.

It's really not all that difficult, search this group for 'disposal'.
Instructions are here in lots of places on how to remove and replace a
disposal. Or use google, or, since you are going to have to have some
plumbers putty anyway, or pick up a plumbing "how to" book when you go
buy the putty.

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