How do you take apart a Moen single handle faucet?

Some Moen faucets have handles that remove by loosening the screw in the back of the handle. To loosen this screw use a 3/32″ hex wrench. After the handle has been removed unscrew the spout collar nut by turning counterclockwise then lift and rotate the spout.

Warranty for Moen Branded Bath Accessories Limited Lifetime Warranty – If this product fails due to a defect in materials or workmanship at any time during the life of the product, Moen will replace it free of charge, postage-paid. Simply contact Moen at 1-800-BUY-MOEN for replacement information.

how do I change the O rings on my Moen faucet?

  1. Shut off the water to the faucet beneath the sink.
  2. Examine the handle of the faucet where the O-ring is located.
  3. Use the appropriately-sized hex wrench to remove the hex screw holding the faucet handle in place.
  4. Pull the old O-ring off of the valve body, and discard it.

Just so, how do you fix a leaking Moen kitchen faucet single handle?

Cartridge-style faucets

  1. Step 1: Remove the allen screw. Photo 1: Pry off the handle cap (gently) with a knife.
  2. Step 2: Remove the metal handle adapter.
  3. Step 3: Take out the retainer nut.
  4. Step 4: Remove the retainer clip.
  5. Step 5: Twist loose the cartridge.
  6. Step 6: Replace worn parts and reassemble the faucet.

How do you replace a single handle faucet cartridge?

How to Repair a Leaky Single-Handle Cartridge Faucet

  1. 01 of 09. All Single-Handle Cartridge Faucets Have a Similar Design.
  2. Turn Off the Water Supply.
  3. Remove Faucet Lever Handle.
  4. Remove the Retaining Nut.
  5. Remove the Cartridge Retention Clip.
  6. Remove the Old Cartridge.
  7. Purchase the New Cartridge.
  8. Reassemble the Faucet.

Where is the model number on a Moen kitchen faucet?

The model/series number is usually a four or five digit number beginning with “7” or “8” and may be followed by letters. The series number may sometimes be found on the underside of the spout. The series number is often found on the back of the decorative ring located at the bottom of the spout.

How does a single handle kitchen faucet work?

A single valve faucet only has one handle with which to turn on the water and adjust water temperatures. This faucet works by having both the hot and cold water lines coming in to a single valve, the position of which determines how much water can reach the faucet’s spigot from each water line.

How do you remove a screwless faucet handle?

Use one wrench to hold back the handle. Put the other wrench around the nut, with the handle to the right, and crank down, turning the nut clock-wise. Once the nut is loosened, unscrew it completely, and remove the handle, then the nut.

How do I tighten the nut under the kitchen sink faucet?

Use a basin wrench to tighten the nut the rest of the way. A basin wrench has jaws that clamp onto the nut and a long handle so you can reach it easily. Fit the jaws of the wrench around the nut and rotate the handle clockwise. The jaws automatically tighten when you do this.

How do I identify my faucet cartridge?

For sink faucets, look at the front of the spout. The logo may also be on the base of the spout, where it meets the sink, either on the front or the back. For shower faucets, look on the round plate (escutcheon) behind the handle, on the handle itself, or perhaps on the actual valve behind the wall.