Quick Answer: How Do You Fix A Kitchen Sink Drain Pipe??

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How do I remove a kitchen sink flange?

  • Spray penetrating lubricant onto the threads between the securing nut and the drain flange.
  • Grab a pair of slip-join pliers, and stick the handles inside the drain cross piece.
  • Turn the securing nut under the sink counterclockwise with the pipe wrench.
  • Place a block of wood flat against the bottom of the drain flange.

How do you replace a kitchen sink strainer?

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How do you replace a kitchen sink trap?

How to Replace a Sink Trap

  1. Remove the slip nuts. Loosen the slip nuts with groove-joint pliers, unscrew the nuts by hand and slide them away from the connections.
  2. Slide the two washers from the old trap onto the new trap. Fit the new trap into place.
  3. Secure the new trap. Use the slip nuts to secure the new trap to the drain lines.

Why is my kitchen sink pipe leaking?

If you notice water leaking at the point where two drain pipes connect, then you need to replace the slip nut and its washer. This is the most common cause for drain pipe leakage beneath a sink, since the washer wears away with enough use.

How do you plumb a sink drain?

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