shower faucet knob and handle are hard to turn

Discussion in 'Shower & Bathtub Forum & Blog' started by gcotterl, Aug 6, 2011.

  1. gcotterl

    gcotterl New Member

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    My Mixet shower faucet has a temperature-control knob and a volume-control handle.

    Both the knob and the handle are becoming more-and-more difficult to turn.

    What do I need to do so they are easier to turn?
     
  2. hj

    hj Moderator & Master Plumber Staff Member

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    Replace the stem.
     
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