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Dripping shower head

Have a Kohler brand "shower tower" assembly that has begun dripping.How do I go about fixing this leak??

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  • llnj1962 Feb 01, 2009

    Joe,

    it is dripping from the shower head.....



    Thanks!

  • llnj1962 Feb 02, 2009

    JOE:

    The head is not leaking from thread connections.There is no diverter either as this is strictly a shower assembly.Water drips 24/7.



    The water flow and temp is controlled by a single round door knob shape control.Are there cartridges in this type of assembly that need replacing? Not real familiar with Kohler products,only the cheap stuff! LOL

    Tried downloading a photo of this item,but the file is too large..Hope you can help me out

    -LOU-

  • Joe Neff May 11, 2010

    I CAN HELP BUT I NEED TO KNOW WHERE IT IS DRIPPING FROM?.......jOE

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If it is dripping from the connection where it goes to the water spout you can unscrew the connection and wrap teflon tape or Pipe Joint Compound on the Threads. Now you can Thread the Shower Head Back on, with No Leak. IF..... It is leaking from the Shower Head Itself There May Be a Problem with the diverter handle/lever. If it has a Pull Type Lever, sometimes you can screw the Lever up or down for the proper water restriction to the Shower Head. However if the Hot and Cold Handle/Lever is OFF, There should not be any Water coming out from anywhere! If water is coming out off the Tub Spout, with the Shower Off, then you will have to replace some washers or Cartridges in the faucet(s) to stop the dripping. You can do this easily....Just Ask) Remember though, that some shower Heads may Drip for a Few Minutes After they are Turned off. There is still water in the Supply neck and needs to escape, either though the tub Spout or Shower Head.......Hope this Solution Helps you with your Drips.....Joe

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