How do you remove the cartridge from a Moen single handle kitchen faucet?

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Quote from Youtube video: And the cartridge retaining nut go ahead and grab your channel locks loosen that up. And remove it. You'll then pull out your cartridge.

How do you replace a Moen single handle bathroom faucet cartridge?

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Quote from Youtube video: And we're going to break the bond of any rust or calcium or minerals on the old cartridge. So it's going to be easy to pull. Out. Now you can take a pair of pliers. And pull the old cartridge.

How do I fix my Moen 1225 cartridge?

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Why do Moen cartridges leak?

Your faucet may contain a ceramic, brass, or rubber seat that is meant to form a seal at the bottom of the cartridge opening. The seat can become damaged with use so that it no longer fits correctly into the hole in the cartridge, which allows water to leak. The O-ring may also become cracked and cause a leak.

How do you fix a Moen single handle faucet?

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Quote from Youtube video: First close the shut-off valve. Turn on the faucet to completely drain the lines and relief any built-up pressure next plug your sink. So you won't lose any pieces during the repair pop off the screw.

How do you replace a single handle faucet cartridge?

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Quote from Youtube video: Use a wrench to remove the retainer. Next pull the cartridge from your father. Now that you remove the cartridge you need to take it to your local retailer.

Why does my shower cartridge keep failing?

There are several reasons why the cartridge may have failed; the number one cause is an in-balance in water pressure between the mains cold pressure and the heated hot water(and this is very common). This constant in-balance between the two will cause damage to the cartridge which is housed within the valve.

Why do faucet cartridges fail?

Faucet and shower cartridge failures are generally the result of a rubber O ring inside the faucet or valve having dried out or passages in the cartridge have become blocked. A failure can result in a leaky faucet a shower that will not allow the hot water to flow.

What causes cartridge to leak?

The brass and rubber can no longer fit properly into the hole in the cartridge cylinder and it can leak. The O-ring that the cartridge rests against can have small cracks and deviations which can a leaky or dripping faucet. When you replace parts in a faucet, generally you will have to replace all of the inside parts.

How do you take apart a single handle faucet?

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Quote from Youtube video: This may require using an Allen wrench to loosen the handle. There may be a button that covers the screw that needs to be removed first and then you can loosen the screw and remove the lever handle.

How do I fix a single handle bathroom faucet?

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Quote from Youtube video: Use the needle nose pliers to unscrew the adjusting ring. Place a cloth over top and use the channel lock pliers to unscrew the cap. Now pull out the ball the cam and packing.

How do I know what model Moen faucet I have?

Exact model numbers can be found on your box or on your instruction sheet. If unavailable, you may find the general family series number on the back of the spout (non pullout).

Are all Moen cartridges the same?

There is absolutely NO difference between the Moen 1222 vs 1222B replacement cartridges. They are both the replacement part cartridge for the Posi Temp Moen shower valve. They are made from the same parts, the only difference is their packaging and model number.

What is the difference between Moen 1225 and 1225b cartridge?

Q:What is the difference between 1225 B cartridge and 1225 ? A: According to Moen, they are the same cartridge. There used to be a difference in the packaging (bulk pack vs retail pack), but the packaging is even the same now.

Does Moen give free replacement parts?

If this faucet should ever develop a leak or drip during the Warranty Period, Moen will FREE OF CHARGE provide the parts necessary to put the faucet back in good working condition and will replace FREE OF CHARGE any part or finish that proves defective in material and manufacturing workmanship, under normal

Is Moen cartridge lifetime warranty?

Most Moen products for home use come with a lifetime warranty.

Does Moen offer a lifetime warranty?

Moen products have been manufactured under the highest standards of quality and workmanship. Most Moen faucets are backed by Moen’s Lifetime Limited warranty.