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meow2k4

10:41AM | 05/28/05
Member Since: 01/09/05
4 lifetime posts
i've tried & tried cannot get locknut to budge! i've used liquid wrench & now i'm trying to get to it from the top of sink & that's going nowwhere!!!HELP we've been without water all week!

thnx in advance


RayVinZant

02:53PM | 05/28/05
Member Since: 08/29/04
227 lifetime posts
I wasn't quite sure which nut you were talking about, but I assume your talking about the ones that hold the faucet to the sink. These can be removed by using a hammer and a chisel, or by using a special nut breaking wrench that is sold at plumbing suppliers and big warehouse hardware stores. But since the nuts are simple pot metal, I have used a small saw to cut one side, then a screwdriver inside the cut to break the nut.

Good Luck

Raymond

Raymond VinZant Plumbing Prof.


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