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K26-1225 Cartridge Removal

Removal and Installation

 Always turn your water supplies off before disassembling your faucet. With the supplies turned off, move your faucet’s handle to the “on” position to relieve pressure.

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Line up parts on counter to in order of removal

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Use flat bladed screw driver to remove cartridge clip

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Cover drain opening to prevent loss of parts

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**Remove stem washer before moving to next step

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Place white plastic twist tool on top of cartridge


Rotate twist too; strictly a 1/4 turn

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After a few back and forth 1/4 turns, cartridge should become looser

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Grab stem of cartridge and lift upwards

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Removal Complete

** Stem Washer in Step 4 not present in all models.

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