Price Pfister Kitchen Faucet Installation

Discussion in 'Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice' started by BillM, Apr 17, 2011.

  1. BillM

    BillM New Member

    May 28, 2007
    Good morning all,
    I am installing a 'low end' Price Pfister kitchen faucet, Model # F-WK1-1. Single Control faucet....Installed just fine, except that there is a plastic hose connector tube, to accept Spray Hose should just be a simple 'push in, and connect' type setup, but I've been trying that as per the Pfister instructions, and I'm getting nowhere? Does anybody know if this could just be a defect to my particular faucet, or is this a known problem with this model? Thanks in advance...
    Last edited by a moderator: Apr 17, 2011
  2. Terry

    Terry Administrator Staff Member

    Aug 17, 2004
    Bothell, Washington
    They sometimes are a little glitchy pushing on. Sometimes you can pull back the fitting a bit, and that helps to open up the end.
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  4. jadnashua

    jadnashua Retired Defense Industry Engineer xxx

    Sep 2, 2004
    Retired Systems engineer for defense industry.
    New England
    Some of those fittings are similar to what is used on air hoses and natural gas hoses for say a barbeque...the springs may not retract enough to insert it unless you pull the ring back as Terry indicated.
  5. hj

    hj Moderator & Master Plumber Staff Member

    Aug 31, 2004
    Cave Creek, Arizona
    Try squeezing the two tabs while pushing it onto the faucet stub.
  6. Price Pfister

    Price Pfister Pfister Faucets

    Oct 27, 2010
    Lake Forest, California
    Hi Bill,

    We're sorry to hear about the problem you’re experiencing with installing the Pfister faucet. We migth be able to help, but our Consumer Service Team needs some additional information to proceed.

    Please provide:

    * The model number of the product. If you do not know this, please follow these directions:
    * Any other specifics on the issue you’re experiencing
    * A method to contact you (ex. email, phone, etc.)
    * Best time for contact (ex. mornings, evenings, etc.)
    Please send this information to us at

    We apologize for your inconvenience and look forward to resolving this matter as soon as possible.


    The Pfister Team

    Pfister is a part of the Stanley Black & Decker Hardware and Home Improvement (BDHHI) Group.
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