How do I remove a Price Pfister shower faucet?

Slide The Appropriate Shower. Put the tub socket over the shower valve stem and then attach an adjustable wrench to the back-end of the socket. To loosen and finally remove the stem, turn the wrench counterclockwise.

Where is the model number on a Price Pfister shower faucet?

If you still have your packaging or instruction manual, the product model number (usually an 8 digit code, i.e. F-529-7AYY) is displayed on the product package and on the instruction manual right below the product name. If you don’t know your model number, we have an easy-to-use filter feature to help narrow it down.

How do you remove a shower faucet handle without screws?

To remove them, you might need to locate and remove a cap or button on the handle base. In other cases, your handle may twist off at the base. Basically, once you reveal the hidden screw, you can use a screwdriver or Allen wrench to remove it. Then, with the screw removed, the shower handle should easily lift off.

How do I know what brand my bathroom faucet is?

The most obvious and quickest solution is to look for a logo — the manufacturer’s symbol — that identifies its faucets. Each manufacturer has a distinctive logo that sometimes appears on the escutcheon — the plate beneath the faucet — the body of the faucet, the spout itself or somewhere on the handle.

How do you loosen a faucet handle?

If it’s stuck, wrap a rag around it, give it a few light taps with a hammer and try again. Squirt a few drops of penetrating oil or spray lubricant into the space between the handle and the valve stem. Wait a few minutes, then tap the handle and try pulling it off.

Is there stem repair kit for Price Pfister faucets?

The Stem Repair Kit includes a bibb seat, a bibb screw, a bibb washer, a cap thread gasket and an o-ring. It repairs Price Pfister stem models 1H-1, 2H-1, 3H-2 and 3I-11. Using a repair kit prevents you from buying an entire faucet. Save time and money with this Stem Repair Kit for Price Pfister faucets.

What kind of valve does a Pfister faucet use?

Price Pfister manufactures a variety of faucet valves, including the popular stem valve. Unlike cartridge or ball faucet valves, which mix hot and cold water together, stem valves control only hot or cold water. For this reason, stem valves are used in pairs.

How do you remove a Pfister stem valve?

Turn the securing screw in the center of the handle counterclockwise with a screwdriver until the screw can be pulled out of the handle. Then pull the handle off the valve. Remove the circular escutcheon plate that surrounds the valve assembly by first removing the screws that hold the plate in place, then by pulling the plate off of the assembly.

How do you remove the index cap from a Pfister faucet?

Pry the index cap off the center of the handle with a screwdriver, if the faucet is so equipped. Some Price Pfister faucet assemblies feature a plastic cap in the center of the handle to conceal the handle’s securing screw. Other Price Pfisters leave the screw exposed.