stuck drain stopper


Old 05-21-09, 11:36 AM
Thread Starter
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 1
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
stuck drain stopper

I have the type of bathroom sink stopper that sits in the drain and you push with your thumb to close. It is stuck in the down position. How can I relaese it?
Sponsored Links
Old 05-24-09, 12:13 PM
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: KY/OH
Posts: 3,523
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
You'll have to disassemble the drain from underneath to unjam the assembly.

If this is one of those new style drains that are spring loaded, The spring is most likely collapsed and needs replacing.

If not, then you'll need to clean the assembly well in order to get it back into working order.
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: