Stuck and leaking Outdoor faucet

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  1. Jun 22, 2011 #1

    notalotofinfo

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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!!
     
  2. Jun 23, 2011 #2

    Caduceus

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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.
     
  3. Jun 23, 2011 #3

    Second2None

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    Go get one of these.:D
    Superior Tool 03870 Faucet Handle Puller Removes
     

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