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  1. Plumbing
    Sprayed liberally with PB BLASTER, let it soak for about hours and with a large pipe wrench the valvle gave in and let me remove the stem. I will get a replacement from the plumbing supply tomorrow and finish the repair. Unable in removing the valve stem from the hot water bathtub valve. The...
  2. Plumbing
    Hi Everyone, I need some advice on dealing with two problem hose bib valves. Valve 1: This is the one pictured with a handle. It is allowing water to pass. Other than that it does not leak. I replaced the washer but it still runs (about 15% flow when closed). Is just replacing the stem a...
  3. Plumbing
    I get drips from my shower/tub handles when I use these to run water. Im assuming I need to change the valve stems and washers. They are approx 25yrs old. What is the level of difficulty to replace these? Ive installed water heaters and softeners. Should I be able to handle this? Any thing I...
  4. Plumbing
    Hello, The valve stem in the shower has broken, and I can't find a replacement of a correct size. This is the closest match I bought: But it is too long, and if I install it, I don't have any movement to open the water. The length inside the wall on this one is 50mm, and the original was...
  5. Plumbing
    I need to replace a washer to a valve stem in bathtub. No water comes out when the faucet is turned on. When I removed the valve stem I discovered that the bottom screw (used to hold the washer on) and the washer had come off the valve stem and are stuck in the fitting. Any ideas how to...
  6. Plumbing
    Price-pfister shower hot side two valve O-Ring replacement? Hello- :no: What is the correct lingo for what I need to fix a leaky tub faucet? I called ACE hardware, and they tell me I need a rebuild kit???? This is NOT a SINGLE hot/cold valve. What this is...are two separate handles, a...
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