I have a delta single lever kitchen faucet that is leaking so I want to take
it apart and replace some parts.
However the socket screw (hex) does not turn. I tried it with an allen
wrench it will not move. Then I used a drill to go in reverse and now it
stripped the corners.
Not sure what I should do. Should I drill into the screw and take it out
with a screw extractor?
Thanks in advance,
They get tight due to corrosion on the threads.
Only way I've been able to free them up is with a
torch to heat the handle.
You can remove the large ring nut and pull the handle
and the inner ball right out.
Delta has a pretty good Support section:
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