Reason for upper leak in bathroom tap

Reply

  #1  
Old 04-17-20, 12:48 AM
D
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: Switzerland
Posts: 25
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
Reason for upper leak in bathroom tap

I have this tap in my bathroom that has water leaking on top of the sink.

I disassembled everything, checked the o-rings, tightened up the pipes and reinstalled it, but the problem remains.

Any hint?

Thanks
 
Attached Images   
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 04-17-20, 03:44 AM
Marq1's Avatar
Member
Join Date: Sep 2016
Location: USA MI
Posts: 6,135
Received 320 Votes on 300 Posts
So where is the water coming from, you have eyes on the problem, we dont!
 
  #3  
Old 04-17-20, 05:17 AM
P
Group Moderator
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: NC, USA
Posts: 23,071
Received 536 Votes on 493 Posts
If it's leaking water onto the sink it's not the part that turns the water on and off. It's the seal that prevents water from coming out around the knob. On your faucet it's probably a half domed shaped piece of plastic. Tightening the retaining nut might stop the leak but will also make the lever harder to move. If that doesn't work you need to replace the part.
 
dude1x voted this post useful.
Reply
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:
Description: