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I have a BBPS701 thermostat that I want to take off the wall…

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I have a Bryant BBPS701...
I have a Bryant BBPS701 thermostat that I want to take off the wall and replace with Ecobee3. I have removed the hinged cover but now need to expose the wiring. How do I take the unit off the wall after turning off the power to the furnace at the fuse box?
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Grasp the thermostat on both sides and pull straight off of the subbase

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