Faucet Handle Loose Tighten Down Video

Kung Fu Maintenance shows you how to tighten down a kitchen faucet handle where the set screw is an alan screw hidden under a hot side index button.

Alright If you have got a loose handle. Kitchen faucet, you can see how lose that is. This one is nice and tight. This is on a high rise faucet and this particular faucet the screw is hidden underneath here and it’s an Alan screw.

You can probably see inside here and if you have the correct sized Alan key you can tighten this up here. Or if you have an Alan set a set of Alan keys you just figure out which one is your correct size and it is just a matter of tightening this down.

This one still seems a little loose there. There we go. If you do it this way you can get a little more leverage. That is tightened down nice and snug here. So we can put our little index button back in here.

This is the left side which is the hot side. Cold side is usually on the right. And we are all set there. Good to go. Handle is nice and tight.

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