- Jul 23, 2018 -
Screwdriver, adjustable wrench, replacement spool, washer, etc.
If you repair yourself, the first thing is to turn off the water supply. Simply turn off the water supply angle valve near the faucet to turn off the water supply, but if the house is not equipped with a water supply angle valve for each faucet, turn off the main water main switch to turn off all water supply.
Common problems and solutions
Then we have to find the reason, the right medicine, Xiaobian summed up the daily problems of the faucet mainly have the following three:
1. The tap is out of the water fork or the amount of water is reduced, there is no air bubble.
Possible causes: Bubbling filter fouling or debris such as dirt and debris. Solution: Remove the faucet and clean the filter.
2. The water outlet of the faucet leaks
If the faucet is tightened, the cause of the water leakage may be the water leakage of the water outlet, which is generally caused by the wear of the axial gasket in the faucet.
Step 1: Remove the small screws on or behind the filter water faucet handle to remove the handle that is attached to the faucet body. Some of the screws are hidden under metal buttons, plastic buttons or plastic sheets. Just open the button and you will see the handle screws on the top.
Step 2: You can use a wrench to loosen and remove the spool, take out the shaft gasket with a clamp, replace it with a new shaft gasket or replace the valve plug.
Step 3: Reinstall the handle and replace the button or disc. Re-open the water supply and check for leaks.
3. Leakage in the lower part of the faucet
Leakage at the faucet base joint is caused by the wear of the gasket inside the gland. You can loosen the screw to remove the hoe, then loosen the gland, then remove the gland inner seal and replace it with a new one.
The correct way to use the tap
Some people like to tighten the faucet every time they run out of water, thinking that this will prevent water leakage.
In fact, the correct use of the faucet should be lightly closed as much as possible. Do not vigorously rotate the faucet knob repeatedly. The faucet should not be rotated too tightly.
In addition, the faucet should try not to bump into the **. For the use of the bathtub faucet, the metal hose of the shower head should be kept in a natural stretch state. When not in use, do not coil it on the faucet. When using or not, be careful not to form a dead angle at the joint between the hose and the valve body to avoid breakage or damage. hose.