moen bathroom faucet repair

Jeff, I’ve got nobs that don’t appear to have caps on them and I can’t figure out how to get inside to stop the leak. If not, go ahead and spray the nut and let it sit for 15-20 minutes. Thank goodness a couple of people on the Lowe/s website suggested the Danco Two-In-One Core Puller. Help! I tested the water shut off valve by replacing the new cartrdige with the old cartrdige and the water pressure was just fine – altho the drip returned. The faucets are 10+ years old and I don’t see a set screw to remove the handle. All the Moen models have a screen that is installed at the end of the faucet spout. Then turned water back on. A good way to check this is to turn on the shutoff valve to the faucet handle before attaching the faucet handle itself. Thank You!! I could see this happening Ted if the faucet body drops a bit. If you turn too much you risk making removal of the cartridge extremely difficult. When replacing the cartridge, make sure the tab on the new one sits in the little recess in the faucet body (as shown for sink faucets above). Hi Lynn, the aerator isn’t the cause unfortunately. If you have any questions please feel free to ask away . Did he ever get back to you with a solution? 3) Unscrew the plastic part that the faucet handle was screwed onto. Pull the cartridge straight up from the faucet body using the channel locks. Pushing the rod back to its original position will release the sink stopper and allow water to drain. I don’t want to take them apart from the bottom if I don’t have to. Let it sit for 10-15 minutes. Hi Jeff, I have soaked it with WD40 for three days, but still can’t get loose. Wipe the inside of the cartridge housing with a rag to clear it from sediment. The tool is metal. If the water just trickles then the shutoff valve could be bad or there might be debris in the supply line. ha ha). Thank You!! My first faucet base came off by hand, but this faucet is not coming off. Hey AV, so you’re water pressure is super low. Sorry to hear about your leaks John. 1) Tighten the nut holding the stem in place 2) Replace the rubber seat and metal spring. Jeff, your tips are great. I have tried wd40 but all I get is the body turning but never releases. Hey Brian, if you want to go ahead and send me some pictures of your handles. Then turn on the right handle at the sink to release the remaining water that’s in it. Any suggestions? Sounds like your Mom’s house is awesome. We changed the cartridge and it is still leaking. #1225 (213) Write a review. Other models have screws behind the handle. Turn the base to the left to unscrew it. I replaced the cartridge for the cold water and the leaking from shower head has decreased considerably, but still has a little drip. To remove the handle, flip open the little red/blue plastic nib on the side of the handle (see video). Before disturbing the clip, take a good look at how it must be slide completely down to safely hold the cartridge. I posted this tutorial to aid anyone with the same problem. I blew the bottom right out of a cartridge and I was being gentle! Take a picture of your faucet’s setup. Sometimes, it is a little tricky and nerve racking to make sure this clip is properly slide into the brass that holds the cartridge safely in place. I have been working for hours to try to get it out without damaging the inside of the faucet. Linda, glad to hear your MacGyvered it loose. I was running the hot water in my bathroom sink, and all of a sudden it just stopped. The cartridge looks just like what you showed, but it is 2″ deep into the pipe. Thanks so much Paul. But let me know if this is what you want to do , Jeff, a little warning about getting cartridge out would have been helpful. Moen Adler Single Handle 4 Spray Tub And Shower Faucet With Valve In Chrome Included 82603 The. Tighten the nut a 1/4 turn, replace the handle, and see if the faucet is still leaking. Now turn off the left handle’s shutoff valve and release all the water out of it’s supply line by turning the handle to the on position. It is not budging. There are usually small square tabs on the cartridge that secure it in place but you’ll also need to pay attention to the cartridge stem position. Crazy! Either way great job! Hope I can help you out after seeing the pics. Mine got stuck halfway out and the tabs on the tool stripped the plastic recesses on the nut. Who ever put this info on the net, thank you. Thanks Jody for your tip. John, it does sound like your shut-off valve needs to be replaced if the water is still on. A copper (or brass) horse shoe shaped clip will have to be slide up to remove it from the cartridge housing. I’d love to see your faucet setup. Mike helps people avoid mistakes. I got it all just like you show on your site but then cannot get the white plastic cartridge to pull out. You’ll need to loosen the nut with a pair of channel locks. There was a blue adapter that was geared on the handle side and keyed to the top of the cartridge on the bottom. Use a small Allen wrench to poke around and dislodge any debris in the inlet. Thank you!! If there is any chance you might drain water out of the water heater, you should turn the breaker off to an electric water heater or turn a gas water heater to “pilot” while the water is drained. I’m guessing you probably handle all facets of your operation. Chateau builds a series of mid-priced faucets that are classical in design and based off the Moen cartridge system. If that doesn’t do the trick then check the cartridge for issues. I had to grip it with the channel locks and rock it back and forth gently to help coax it out a bit. So, it is important to make sure turning the cartridge to the left provides hot water. Later, if you don’t carefully and patiently slide the ends of this “horse shoe” type clip, completely down, you will have problems. If the faucet is leaking, look closely at the fixture to determine where the leak is coming from. He is the founder and president of Quick Quality Plumbing Inc.. Mike published a book (OnlinePlumbingAdvice.com) and he is the administrator for the web site (OnlinePlumbingAdvice.com. Big mistake. thank you for the very helpful information i replaced two other things and bought a new faucet before i decided to look you up after i realized that only the left was leaking so i went to home depot and got the cartridge and now i am taking the new faucet back for a refund thanks again. Always be careful to not drop the clip down the drain or in the wall. I have tried vinegar (in case it’s calcium deposits) and WD-40 both. I know the feeling your describing — solve one problem but find 8 more. Turned off left side and it leaked. I’m putting the little nick back in the same place, but water?! Observe the Moen Faucet Structure. Is it for a sink faucet handle? This should be a straight forward repair but let me know if you have any questions. I would have replaced the whole assembly except it meant removing tile and drywall surrounding the tub. Take a small block of wood and a claw hammer. Give that a shot before throwing out the sink. But sometimes you need to use a basin wrench. For leaky spouts, remove the cam, washer and ball. Step 1. If you have the cartridge slide all the way in AND have turned the flat spots on the cartridge perfectly up and down, it should be easy to carefully slide the copper (or brass) “horse shoe” clip safely back down completely. After getting the correct cartridge took me only about 15 min to fix it. It should cost about $5 to $10 and take 10 minutes to fix. Use pliers to turn the end cover and the old cartridge just a little. Assuming its the cartridge for the hot water, but could it be something else? That will help me give you a better answer. Need help as soon as possible please. I am assuming this is the line feeding from the hot water handle, and when turned on/off, feeds the faucet. I’d assume you need the receipt to indicate when you bought it and how old the faucet would be. Sometimes there are two tabs and you just need to take the cartridge out and turn it 180 degrees and reinsert it into the faucet base. $23.98 $ 23. I am pleased to tell you that this project turned out A+. Another thought is there is an issue with the shut-off valve whereby it’s somehow blocked. Thanks for your kind comments about the layout. Feel free to send me some pictures ([email protected]) and we’ll get this figured out together. The result of this repair is no more water dripping from the faucet, no more waste of a precious natural resource, and no more money being added to your water bill. Hi Bear, glad to help you any time. The reason I ask is usually channel locks are sufficient to remove the lock nut holding the cartridge in place. Thanks a lot! Use the above mentioned cartridge “end cover” to slide the new cartridge in place. The setup will look like the picture below. And I’ve let them sit for 3 days. Any tips? If you use the white plastic end cover (packing material) that comes with the new cartridge. If it does you should call Moen and request a new cartridge. If you turn on the faucet you are fixing and no water comes out, you probably can continue to work on replacing the cartridge. Thanks for the info, very great directions! Hey Peter, sorry to hear about your problem. It just turns and turns. Hopefully there isn’t a leak in the water line. Wipe off the excess WD40 and use a pair of channel locks to pull the cartridge loose. You should also test to make sure the right handle is in good shape. Like the above posters, I found the cartridge is recessed a few inches inside a copper tube about 3/4″ in diameter with a fine threads inside. I used a pair of vice grips to clamp on the top of the cartridge. One of the quick ways to tell if if you pull out the lever to run the water or if you turn it. Also, if the shutoff valve is older and hadn’t been used in a long time it might be the culprit. Can you please help me out? THE HANDLES JUST KEEP GOING NO OFF OR ON …..AAAHHHHH WHAT DID I DO ? Thanks. Sometimes, they drip. Make sure you treat yourself. when you put the cartridges back in, should they be open or closed? If you rush and force this clip too fast, you will bend it and will have to get it back to being perfectly flat. With it came a couple of small black rubber ‘washers’. =O. If you already changed out the cartridge and still have a leak Vicki you should replace the seat and spring. You are too generous in sharing your knowledge. I’ve taken it on and off so many times, I don’t know if it was open or closed. Jeff, thanks so much for this post – very helpful! Well, maybe there’s something more frustrating like holiday traffic but that’s a different story all together. 1% of the time you will need an experienced plumber with easy outs and all kinds of tools. I have watched all the videos on the internet and have taken the cartridge out and replaced many times. Thanks for the awesome step by step instructions and photos!! LOL, I know how you feel Kimberly. Your shut-off valve is probably either sweated on with solder, is a compression fitting, or screwed on. 2. I’m by no means a weak guy but can’t seem to yank it out and i’m afraid I’ll rip off the top of the cartridge. Be prepared for a long job. I have a Price Pfister faucet that looks very similar to the one you have pictured and has a dripping issue. Will keep you posted. Take the cartridge with you to the hardware store or Home Depot or Lowes in order to find the correct replacement. Our moen faucet has been dripping for months and I was tired of waiting on my husband to take care of it so I did it myself. I don’t have a system like your pictures. You probably saved yourself a ton on the fix and on the return. Now what? I always encourage you to take pictures of the process in case you need to refer back to how the setup use to be before it was fiddled with. Moen is a manufacturer of many styles of kitchen and bath faucets. “You are in business,” says Beall. The spout can be loosened by turning this screw counterclockwise. There are so many Moen faucets and the repairing methods of these are model-specific. I tried to take off the handle so hard but to fail. Amazon's Choice for moen bathroom faucet repair kit. Then I pulled straight up and got it out – took some muscle though. For the 1225, you pull out the Moen cartridge to run the water. The result of this repair is no more water dripping from the faucet, no more waste of a precious natural resource, and no more money being added to your water bill. Sure they’re a bit more expensive ($10-12) but at least you know they’ll work!!! However, in most cases, with the help of some steps, you can easily repair the leaking issue of most of the Moen bathroom faucet. If you have a similar handle you can accomplish this by hand most of the time. At this point it was pretty clear that I needed to take care of this tiny issue . We Sell Only Genuine Moen ® Parts. I’m wondering if there is some kind of buildup lodged in the faucet itself. Sometimes it’s easy and sometimes it’s not. If you run into or cause complications, you might have to call an emergency plumber. I tried to unscrew it and even used a wrench to turn it, but wasn’t exactly sure if that was the way to get it off. Hey Bryan, go ahead and send me some pictures or even a video. Another option is to tape off the base of the faucet and use a flathead screwdriver to pry off the handle. For nearly 20 years Koen has sent me replacement cartridges and other parts at no charge. The handles did come off the base. Played around with setting the handle on the cartridge in several different directions. Here is a picture gallery about moen bathroom faucet parts diagram complete with the description of the image, please find the image you need. My wife found your site and that made me try turning it with a little more strength knowing it was the proper way. Thanks. I pulled the new cartridge back out of the faucet, but it’s difficult to see & I don’t know how to remove the old seat & spring, or replace the new ones. I do not have any previous experience doing that type of plumbing, how difficult will it be? This way I can see exactly what you’re dealing with. Take notice of the small square grooves in the faucet handle body as well. My problem is that the hot water does not come out at all at the faucet when turning the handle (cold water works fine). Then gently rotate the top of the cartridge left-right with a screwdriver until you feel the tab seat (it won’t rotate any more).and give it one more press. In fact, a guy that works on this stuff said he has sent several faucets back, the entire faucet, and it’s been replaced without even being charged shipping. I need your expertise Jeff. I don’t think you have any seats or springs based on the 1222 cartridge makeup but if you do for some reason go ahead and replace them. If you just want to swap out the old faucet for a new one we highly recommend single handle faucets like Hansgrohe’s Talis Select. Sorry to hear your leak came back. Put a screwdriver down in there and loosen the screw until the body comes off. There will a black o-ring on this part. Use a crescent wrench to then remove the supply lines from the shutoff valves. If you focus on details, and think you are capable, you might be able to get an old faucet to work like a new one. The builder charged me $1250 for it in 2004. First, my house is 38 years old, I am the 3rd owner. If you have trouble you can use either channel locks or a strap wrench to loosen the handles. 2) A Phillips head screw at the bottom of the body holds it to the top of the cartridge. The 1225 replaces the old style 1200. Hi Steve, did you turn the shutoff valve completely on by turning it counterclockwise until it won’t turn anymore? But even when the 2nd new cartridge was inserted the low water pressure returned. Your help was much appreciated. When you have a leak coming from a faucet spout or a faucet handle, the problem is usually a worn or broken washer. Once it is loosened this way, you don’t have to completely remove it to get the cartridge out… it will come out with the cartridge when you pry it out. 3. The seats and springs seem to go bad at the same time as the cartridge, at least on our faucet But thankfully it’s an easy fix. Thanks! Trust me, the rehab had presented plenty of “solve one thing” but create or find 8 more. We have both Delta and Moen in our house. There is definitely more than one. If so, send it to [email protected]. Wondering if the opening in the metal part of the cartridge was not turned to the correct spot …. To repair a Moen bathroom faucet, first determine the problem. There is another feed coming out of the bottom going up into the faucet – this is copper and soldered as well. Then I put small blocks of wood (from my kids’ toy blocks) right next to the faucet base. thanks, i have a three piece system like this but it is not my handles that are leaking but underneath the sink where the hot and cold connect into the spicket for the water to run into the sink. I wanted to yank many faucets right from the sink. (If you do, see my top nut extension trick below) Work your way around until the nut is deformed. How do I know if it has a seat and spring? This faucet is just like mine. I have question for you. Gordon. Most of the time there’s either a set screw holding the handle in place, the handle has a stem that unscrews to reveal a set screw, or a base that unscrews counterclockwise. Ten minutes has to be a record or something for two cartridges. just wanted to say thank you for the great tutorial. Faucets can be tricky buggers. Even if you do see leaks this indicates the left handle’s seals are bad. The nut holds the stem in place. Now, 95% of the time you can take pliers and pull the old cartridge straight out like pulling out a tooth. 98. Hey Edgard, send me a few pictures of your faucet handle. After the retaining (horse shoe type clip) is removed, it helps if you loosen the old cartridge. When I got to the store (a Lowe’s), they gave me the replacement cartridge (“1224”) for free – even without proof of having bought the faucet there! I am turning counter clockwise (left). This indicated a bad seal in the left faucet handle. Thank you. When I went to the home improvement store, they didn’t have Moen parts. I’d like to say that I have done this repair as well and, after replacing the cartridge, still had a leak! If the old cartridge will no come out, will It be necessary to drill it out? Or is this a dumb question and I just need to yank harder on the moen cartridge? The Moen part has a brass valve in the cartridge while the other part, as far as I can tell, is entirely plastic. I’ve replaced many cartridges too but attribute it mostly to the water in our area. Moen sells a long tool (a tube with two tabs on it) for removing the nut. Any ideas? Description: Repair Parts And Finish Trim Kits For Moen Faucets with Moen Bathroom Faucet Parts Diagram, image size 633 X 672 px, and to view image details please click the image.. The plastic housing on the 1225 helps make future removal much easier. I believe I am doing it correctly. Bathroom Sink Faucets - Vessel Faucet 133 items; All Bathroom Tub & Shower Faucets 4289 items. Thanks for saving me money on calling a plumber or needing to replace my entire sink! I put t he new cartridges in and there is NO water?! Sometimes the hardest part is removing the handle or old cartridge. I have tried to fish it out with no luck. This will help them perform better and prevent them from drying out prematurely. I was ready to just buy a new faucet even though this one still looks timely and in perfect shape and has quite a few years on it, all because I could not figure out just how the faucet needed to be removed. Try not to damage the internal threads. I can’t get the plastic cartridge out of the faucet body – it just doesn’t budge – any suggestions? Have same problem as Rebecca Walker. Jeff, I read your very clear instructions for repairing a 2-handle faucet leak however, my Moen bathroom faucets are the single lever and I would appreciate a run-down on how to fix a leak for this type faucet. The Moen bathroom faucets may be the original. With the bathroom sink’s new Moen replacement cartridge in place you can now put on the faucet handle. There are two recesses in the top of the nut. Mine was nickel plated not brass and became corroded, broke it when disassembling. Older homes are so charming and you can feel the history all around. I am not really handy, but with these instructions was able to replace the two cartridges in my older moen faucet. If the leak persists the easiest thing to do is replace both seats and springs. This is about all that I remember for now, but if you have any questions please let me know , HELP I REPLACED THE CARTRIDGE AND THE HANDLES JUST KEEP GOING ALL THE WAY AROUND? How did you get it loose? The square shape of the end cover should make it easy to turn the old cartridge. The handle assembly doesn’t unscrew for me at all. They’ve been really nice to me on the phone . Thanks Bob, really appreciate your kind words. If you don’t mind, let me know if this works because I want to help you with this problem. Delta Bathroom Faucet Leaks: A Simple Fix in Less Than 5 Minutes, Fixing A Leaky Two Handle Faucet – winnerfaucets.info. The wood blocks protected the base of the facet/sink from scratching. As this is not one of those compression fed screw on hoses, what are the chances that this has been soldered into the cartridge? Just turn it a little bit (if it was a clock, only turn it to about 5 minutes before the hour and then about 5 minutes after the hour), then turn the cartridge back to the original position. Place the end cover on the old cartridge just like you found it on the new cartridge. BTW, my husband is really pleased because now this job won’t end up on his to-do list! Hot water does not drip and shuts off. Moen 1222 One-Handle Posi-Temp Faucet Cartridge Replacement for Moen Tub Shower and Shower Only Configurations, Brass and Plastic 4.7 out of 5 stars 1,398 $47.82 $ 47 . You need to buy a 1225 cartridge made by Moen. I should do a tutorial on how to use the 2-in-1 core puller . For the 1222 cartridge, you usually turn a handle. There is a ton of buildup on the internal pipes and I can see it being an issue with the rubber o-rings. Sorry – I sent this via email to you as well, as I did not read down to the bottom of your page. Please help. We want to replace the faucet and we can’t figure out how to remove it. Your Moen faucet or shower head may also work with specialized parts and accessories for optimal performance. Thank you! This nut doesn’t need to be super tight. This is the fun part for me, taking apart the faucet. Thank you for your help! Each faucet handle (hot and cold) has its own cartridge, a valve that turns with the handle to control the flow of water into the faucet spout. Awesome Peter!!! Could you send me a picture of your cartridge and the faucet where it came from? I think it might be helpful if the picture you have of the channel locks holding the cartridge showed the side with the hole. Shower knob rubber washer valley faucet parts & repair 1.5 in faucet parts. Hi, great instructions but I can’t even get to the cartridge, the outside base of my faucet just keeps turning but never unscews so I can remove it to get to the inside. You can’t get it out without the tool. Fix leaky faucet housegarner co repairing a moen kitchen faucet moen kitchen faucet leaking at handle repairing a moen kitchen faucet how to repair a ball type faucet Fix A Leaky Moen Bathroom Faucet In Less Than 15 MinutesRepair A Leaky Two Handled FaucetHow To Fix A Leaky Faucet The Family HandymanHow To Fix A […] I am trying to replace the handle adapter (part 10051) and can’t get it to fully seat. Sandwiched between the top of the cartridge and the threaded part that the handle screws onto, the whole assembly acts as the retaining nut and the faucet is much easier to maintain next time. Your Moen faucet or shower head may also work with specialized parts and accessories for optimal performance. What was left was a worn/cracked hard plastic casing inside that I tried to remove because it was obviously damaged. I headed to another home improvement store and this time found the Moen part. pls let me know. After watching the faucet repair video, you may be wondering what type of Moen cartridge you need. jeff, having same issue with cold water handle and pressure as Steve mentioned. It is sweated on to a copper pipe, will I need to sweat the new one on as well. It is(was) leaking from the mounting nuts underneath. I do use Thesis and am in the process of building a new version of the site on 2.1. Now there’s another piece of plastic around the cartridge which makes it hard pulling out the cartridge. Do you do your own site setup or have someone do that for you? Thanks for sharing . True it takes just 10 minutes for the entire procedure of bathroom faucet repair. I have seen problems with copy cat generic cartridges so make sure Moen made the cartridge. Jeff – After replacing the cartridge and reassembling the faucet, when I turned on the water there was very little water pressure. Thanks for the easy to follow tips. Always have a plan B. The problem that I have is that it’s still leaking. Then, lightly grease inside the faucet if you have faucet grease. Lubricate and replace the cartridge, then reassemble the faucet. Find Moen faucet parts & repair at Lowe's today. I was able to fix the drip with no problems! Once there you’ll be able to find a replacement. This screen is called an aerator. Just make sure to get the right replacement parts. I even took the new cartridge back to the hardware store and replaced it as I thought maybe the new cartridge was faulty. Great job tackling this project. Glad to inadvertently help your husband. I know I’ve accidentally inserted the cartridge the wrong way and had issues like this but it sounds like you already checked this possible issue. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Not sure if you can help, but I have two Moen faucets in my master bathroom. thanks, lynn. Have you tried pulling up on the faucet then screwing the handles in place? The stainless steel tube should slide over the “horse shoe” clip and new cartridge so you can test to make sure hot and cold come out of the faucet when the handle is turned correctly. It is the 2 handled type with a base but there is not apparent way to get the handle off to get to the cartridge? If you fail to use the “end cover” to push the cartridge completely in and straight AND then take the “end cover” out of the way, you will have a hard time getting the “horse shoe” clip properly installed. Genuine Moen parts are designed to extend the life of your faucets. Glad to help you any time. Thanks Sarah for your tip about Delta and Peerless. 82 It’s attached to the ball rod under the sink via a tension clip. Now you’ve got spending money!!! Fix rather than replace, I like that so much better. Another easy fix but I needed to order the part as there wasn’t anything that matched at the hardware store that day. Thank you!!! Usually, the Moen push-pull faucet is easy to fix. 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