How do you replace a Moen kitchen sink diverter?

How do you replace a Moen kitchen sink diverter?

How do you remove a diverter from a Moen kitchen faucet?

  1. Locate the cap covering the set screw that holds the handle.
  2. Remove the set screw with a hex wrench.
  3. Lift off the handle.
  4. Unscrew the Phillips screw holding the temperature limiter and lift it off the valve housing.

Where is the shower diverter?

Single-Valve Shower Diverter This diverter valve, also known as a tee diverter, is located on the end of the tub spout (see photo above). Activating it requires simply pulling up on the diverter, which then sends water to the showerhead.

Why is my sink sprayer weak?

A bad sprayer head can cause this, but more often the diverter is the culprit. To check this, remove the sink sprayer head and turn on the faucet. If the water flow out of the hose is weak, the diverter is to blame. Water continues to flow out of the faucet spout when you’re using the sink sprayer.

Can you clean a diverter valve?

Remove the sink faucet diverter valve from the hole in the faucet body with needle-nose pliers. Soak the diverter for an hour or two in vinegar to break down the mineral deposits. Using a small brush, carefully clean the area on the faucet body where the diverter sits to remove any deposits or blockages from the area.

How do you replace a shower diverter valve?

Diverter Valve on a Spigot

  1. Unscrew the set screw. See how the spigot is attached to the wall.
  2. Unscrew spigot from the wall. Be careful!
  3. Wash Supply Pipe. Make sure that you clean off any bits of gunk from the supply pipe.
  4. Replace new spout on the copper pipe.
  5. Test it and make sure it works!

How do you replace a kitchen sink sprayer diverter?

How to Replace the Diverter for a Kitchen Sink Sprayer

  1. Step 1 – Disconnect the Water Supply. The first thing to do is to disconnect the supply of water to the faucet.
  2. Step 2 – Remove the Spout.
  3. Step 3 – Locate the Diverter.
  4. Step 4 – Wrap the Diverter.
  5. Step 5 – Return the Spout.
  6. Step 6 – Turn on Water Supply.