Remove the handle of the single lever faucet from the main valve screw by using a flathead screwdriver. You may also use a blade for this depending on the design of your faucet. Insert the flathead or blade into the opening between the handle and the main shaft of the faucet. By doing this, you have now exposed the valve screw.
SBW#8 – A Loose Bathroom Faucet Handle
How to remove a stuck faucet handle ?
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How do you remove a single bathroom faucet handle?
Single-Handle Bathroom Sink Faucets - Handle Removal
- Using a bladed screwdriver, gently pry off the plug button under the handle, taking care to protect all finished surfaces.
- Using a 1/8" hex wrench, loosen the setscrew securing the handle to the valve stem.
- Lift off the handle.
- Unthread the bonnet to expose the valve.
How do you remove a stuck single faucet handle?
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