Originally Posted by RogerRamJet
It doesn't just spin off? I find it difficult to believe that... Just reread the OP and why don't you just tape the area off and put some dip on that annoying chrome ring?
It doesn't spin off, at least not easily. I even put a rag over it (for protection) and used pliers but it wouldn't budge. If I can't get it off then I'll probably end up dipping it.