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milanoml 05-16-2013 07:32 PM

leaking drain
extension tube joint leaking under sink; new 1 1/4 x 6' tube; have tried dousing nylon ring with WD-40 but still leaks. recommendations?

oh'mike 05-16-2013 08:20 PM

Check for a flawed nylon ring---also feel for burs or ridges on the tube or mating surface---scrape them off with a sharp knife---

Make sure the nylon ring is facing the right way--thick side to the nut---

Javiles 05-16-2013 08:56 PM

Wd 40 ??

oh'mike 05-16-2013 09:08 PM

Gray tape and WD40, a pair of Vice Grips and you could fix an airplane!!!

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