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Thread: shower faucet knob and handle are hard to turn

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    DIY Junior Member gcotterl's Avatar
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    Default shower faucet knob and handle are hard to turn

    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?

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    Replace the stem.
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