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Old 02-02-2014, 06:29 PM  
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Default Kitchen faucet with rust - repair or replace?

Pulled off my kitchen sink to try and fix a persistent leak in the center section, and this is the amount of rust I've found. Worth repairing, or should I just go ahead and replace it?

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Old 02-02-2014, 07:04 PM  
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You don't say exactly where it is leaking but to be honest with ya, if you have to ask, it's probably time to replace it. I sure wouldn't want to expend my energy re-installing that.


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It is likely repairable but if your time is worth anything go buy a single lever unit, you just need one with the plate that hides the other holes.
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Corrosion happens ! Sometimes you have to just replace ... Remember to recycle the old one, so it can be put to good use.
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