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I have a Moen Shower Fixture and the plastic handle on the water/temp control broke. How can I find the appropriate plastic handle for replacement?

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Take a picture of the fixture and then take the plastic handle to Ace orI HD or Lowes and see if they have a match

If they do not have it ask clerck at ace if there is a plumbing specialty store and see f they have it

if not contact Trayco company Florence Sc
they have the largest supply of spare parts in the country

good luck


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