Single handle Kohler bath faucet leak


Old 03-01-09, 12:25 PM
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Single handle Kohler bath faucet leak

I have a single handle Kohler bath faucet. There is a moderate drip coming from the spout. Is there anything I can do short of replacing the handle? The handle is atleast 15 years old and the bathroom could use some upgrades. But economically speaking, a simple repair would fit the budget better.
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Old 03-01-09, 04:24 PM
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It most likely is a simple repair, if you can get it apart. Often, components that old are too corroded to get apart. But give it a try, after shutting off the water to the faucet. Spray it with some PB Blaster or similar and let it soak overnight.
Old 03-02-09, 07:39 AM
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you most likely need to install a new cartridge in the valve.

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