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Hi, yes the red caps need to be removed before inserting the new filter. As far as removing them now, are you able to maybe bend a metal hanger or equivalent and "fish" them out? Once you get them out, the new filter should pop right in place. Let me know how the fishing was! ;-) Kelly
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