Originally Posted by Katoum
I sure you can get that from plate off easily as I have done a lot of them if you just remove a few extra bolts that only takes a few minutes and will save you much time in the long run.
All you need is fingers, blood, and expletives. Just pretend you're taking out the spark plugs on a '76 Fiat 128. The plugs face forwards towards the radiator: no way to turn a wrench without shredding your knuckles on the radiator fins.