View Full Version : Diverter Valve failure - need indentity

09-15-2004, 10:48 AM
Hello All!

After a sticky turn or two over the last several weeks, I notice now that there's a good deal of water coming out of the faucet when the center handle is set to "Shower". I think this is a pretty old fixture, and can't find any identifying marks on it - am hoping someone can tell me who made it, and whether or not the diverter replacement is a "homerowner fix".

Thanks for any help or suggestions!

04-28-2005, 08:54 PM
might be a price pfister if stem has "P P" engrave in it. remove handles and collars to see.

04-29-2005, 02:26 AM
Hello - many thanks for your reply!

04-29-2005, 04:48 AM
PP did not have lever handles at that time. The handles are similar to the ones several companies, such as Central Brass, used so a picture of the internal stem, preferably either the hot or cold but not the diverter, might help.

04-29-2005, 04:59 AM
Hi - thanks for the followup - I was able to free the diverter lever (assume there was some build-up of "stone" - and it seems to be working OK - thanks to all who responded - the info will be archived in my working files in case of future trouble - Cheers!