LS-30 Switch Service
- Snap ring pliers
- Home-made top cap removal tool
- Socket wrench with 10mm socket
There's a simple way to get the handles off! I don't think I would have figured this out without this forum post.
The outer sleeve part of the switch assembly shaft unscrews from the base. In order to protect the shaft from marring I wrapped it in several layer of electrical tape before unscrewing it with a pair of pliers.