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Shower Faucet: Leaking- Two or Three Handle: Standard Valve

This article will help you determine the solution to the problem of a leaking shower. This valve system utilizes a 1224 flow cartridge.



Continuous Leaking: The shower system continues running or dripping with the handle in the off position

Replace the 1224 cartridge, see article:

Water Leaks From Handle.

Replace the 1224 cartridge, see article:

Showerhead Leaks When Running The Tub Spout Only

This symptom is called stacking, see article What is a Stacking Leak?
Tub Spout leaks when water is diverted to the showerhead Replace the diverter cartridge, see article How to Identify a Center Knob Diverter: 94543 or 116719?

For additional information on Moen products visit and select the type of faucet you are repairing. The faucet guide will contain repair details, troubleshooting and specific information on assembling handles associated with that style of product.

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