Changing the Kitchen Sink Faucet Replacement

Jun 23rd

If kitchen sink faucet replacement drips constantly, it could be a sign of a defective valve gasket. This package is attached to the rod end of the tap, which in turn is attached to the key.

Faucet Nut Wrench
Faucet Nut Wrench

Instructions

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  1. Close the water supply to the kitchen sink faucet replacement you want to change. Look under the sink valves for water supply cut. Turn them clockwise until they stop.
  2. Turns on the water and allow the remaining water out.
  3. Remove the faucet handle. There are two ways to do this, depending on kitchen sink faucet replacement. Searching a temperature indicator on the top of the key.
  4. Searches for the base of the stem, which has a hexagonal nut. Adjust the adjustable wrench to fit the size of the stem and contrary to clockwise.
  5. Turn the faucet stem and packing tap located in the part inferior. Remove the screw and remove the old gasket. Place a new gasket on the base. Insert and tighten the screw. Apply some silicone grease on the gasket surface.
  6. Screw some tape Teflon stem threads, enter it into the faucet and tighten with a wrench.
  7. Replace the faucet. Secure it with the screw. Press the top cover in place, if you have. Restore the water supply.