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 Faucet Handle Has No Screw - Can’t Access Cartridge
Author: Corktaint (CA)

Hello Esteemed People With Plumbing Expertise!

I have what appears to be an American Standard Williamsburg bathroom faucet and the cold side is dripping slightly. I removed the handle cap and lever but found no screw to be able to remove the handle base to gain access to the cartridge. The online manual shows a screw but I found three equidistant notches instead, which implies that a special tool is required. Based on the photo link, is my assessment correct? Where would I buy such a tool?

Many thanks!

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 Re: Faucet Handle Has No Screw - Can’t Access Cartridge
Author: steve (CA)

Put a strap wrench around the bell and should unscrew from the faucet body, exposing the cartridge.

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 Re: Faucet Handle Has No Screw - Can’t Access Cartridge
Author: Corktaint (CA)

I’ll give it a go tomorrow. Thanks.

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