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Old 06-22-2011, 01:56 PM   #1
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Outside Faucet needs packing replaced but i cannot get the handle off. The nut comes loose and I have pull the screw out but I am not able to get the valve off. Help!!



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Old 06-22-2011, 11:52 PM   #2
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Spray with PB Blaster...not WD-40....let soak for 15 minutes, repeat. Then try to wiggle it loose then remove. Don't be surprised if the handle breaks, it seems like a simple task, but not always easy. Good luck.

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Old 06-22-2011, 11:57 PM   #3
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Outside Faucet needs packing replaced but i cannot get the handle off. The nut comes loose and I have pull the screw out but I am not able to get the valve off. Help!!
Go get one of these.
Superior Tool 03870 Faucet Handle Puller Removes
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