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Old 10-06-2015, 06:27 PM   #16
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Sorry Joe, but I can't be of further assistance. The valve and associated parts are too much different than I'm familiar with to continue giving advise and I don't want to give incorrect advise. If I had taken it apart I could probably determine the problem but that doesn't help you.

Hopefully someone will be along that's more familiar with your situation.
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No problem. I should have been more precise when removing the pieces.
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Can anyone else help? Will some more pics help?
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Old 10-10-2015, 10:21 AM   #19
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Here are some more pics.
Note: The leak is fixed. I just can't get the faucet back in place. Didn't pay close enough attention when disassembling. It doesn't seem to me that the faucet is secured to the sink from underneath.
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5y...ew?usp=sharing
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Old 10-11-2015, 10:53 AM   #20
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Have made some progress. I identified a piece that is broken. It is the metal piece that screws in on the top (see video).
Not 100% sure I have the faucet positioned properly, in terms of the position of the faucet when it turns. I also purchased a basin wrench, though I am still struggling to tighten the nut as securely as it needs to be. Thanks for taking a look.
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Took a look at your video. If it were me, I would make the handle swing the other way when it turns on so its not so close to the wall. Nothing wrong with the way you have it. It works.

If you want it to swing the other way, remove and rotate the cartridge 180 degrees. Insert the cartridge back into the valve body. It should now swing the other way. Just a suggestion.
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Been following your thread Joe. Glad you finally figured it out and got it working. Nice job.
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Took a look at your video. If it were me, I would make the handle swing the other way when it turns on so its not so close to the wall. Nothing wrong with the way you have it. It works.

If you want it to swing the other way, remove and rotate the cartridge 180 degrees. Insert the cartridge back into the valve body. It should now swing the other way. Just a suggestion.
jmon's reply reminded me of a tip that may be useful to someone albeit it may not be of any help to Joe at this point.

With the valve in the off position and the knob / handle removed, mark the cartridge orientation with a felt pen before removing it. I know on mine, mostly Delta, it keeps me from having to do the 180 degree rotate thing most of the time to allow the handle / knob to operate as it did originally.
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I haven't gone to the store to look. Figured I would check here first.
Any idea if this piece is available online:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5y...ew?usp=sharing
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On the side I was able to fix, this is one piece. So it appears that it broke/I broke it when I was initially removing it.
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They're all a little different Joe. Is this a delta faucet? Do you have the model number of the faucet. Sometimes it can be found right on the back of the faucets escutcheon. Sorry if you already posted the information.

Take the parts with you to a local big box, plumbing supply or hardware store and try to match them up. If you can't find it locally, go directly to the manufactures website. Look at the exploded view for your faucet and find the part number(s) you need or ask a customer service rep. to help you find it.

Once you have a the part number(s) you should be able to get it directly from the manufactures website or through amazon.com. Unless of course the faucet is discontinued. Just a suggestion.
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Thanks, jmon!
I actually haven't been able to find a manufacturer listed anywhere. I'll bring the piece to the store and try to match it. Is it called a flange?
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I agree, I would call it a flange. Does the other piece have threads? Then it's some kind of locking nut maybe? You're definitely going to need that. Or is it some sort of friction washer. You might get lucky finding them separate. If no luck at the big box or hardware stores go to a local plumbing supply store they may be able to help.

You may have to buy a faucet handle rebuild kit just to get those 2 pieces you need. Idk.

Your bathroom faucet reminds me of a price phister.
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I agree, I would call it a flange. Does the other piece have threads? Then it's some kind of locking nut maybe? You're definitely going to need that. Or is it some sort of friction washer. You might get lucky finding them separate. If no luck at the big box or hardware stores go to a local plumbing supply store they may be able to help.

You may have to buy a faucet handle rebuild kit just to get those 2 pieces you need. Idk.

Your bathroom faucet reminds me of a price phister.

Edit: meant to say you may need to buy mounting kit for a widespread faucet instead of faucet handle rebuild kit.

One piece looks like a flange and the other, if threaded, looks like some sort of mounting nut.

I agree with you, they both look pretty banged up and will need replacement. Hope you can find them somewhere locally.

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It may be called escuchon or finish escuchon/plate. It is a cover only which is also covered by the round body with the handle, so you may get by with attaching it with silicon. If you go, may help by taking the whole assembly with you-the stem where it screwed on.
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So....kicking myself because this should have been an easy fix. Though when you try something you have never done before, I guess this is bound to happen.

Tried to find a replacement for the piece that I broke. No luck at the big box store. And I can't find any name on the faucet to try to find replacement parts.

I decided tonight to buy another faucet. It's similar to the one I have: http://www.ebay.com/itm/271911009463. Got it for $56.

Since this is a pedestal sink it seems I am going to have to disassemble it in order to install the new faucet. It is really difficult to get to anything with the sink in place.

I see I am going to have to remove these two nuts. Would you just use a ratchet? When I tried to use the ratchet set that I have, I couldn't get in there. The 1/2" didn't fit. I think its because the bolt is getting in the way.

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https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5y...ew?usp=sharing
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