Sink faucet removal


Old 01-03-05, 05:58 PM
Thread Starter
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Ohio
Posts: 1,894
Received 15 Votes on 14 Posts
Sink faucet removal

I recently had to remove the kitchen sink to get at the plastic mounting nuts that had bonded to the stainless steel to remove that faucet assembly. I now need to replace a bathroom faucet assembly from a ceramic sink in extremely tight quarters. Is there an easier way to remove the faucet assembly than removing the sink entirely?
Sponsored Links
Old 01-03-05, 06:15 PM
majakdragon's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: N.E. Arkansas
Posts: 7,813
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
What you need is a tool called a Basin Wrench. It has a long handle and 1 fixed jaw with one movable jaw. You reach up under the sink and undo the nuts with this tool. Look at the link below for a picture. It is in the first row, the right side of the page. Good luck.
Click on the picture for a better view.
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Ask a Question
Question Title: