Question about Whirlpool 5"x36" White Bathroom Drop-in Bathtub Spa Jet

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I've been told by a plumber that the tubing to the jet is leaking

Is there any easy fix for a tube/pipe that goes to the jet of a whirlpool tub. i believe it's the 5X36 one. thanks

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  • sondee page Jan 28, 2009

    thank you so much. is there a way to pull the jet out from the tub or do i need to go behind it?

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You could try Plumber's epoxy stick or paste if the leak is not to big!
The stick has the resin & hardener already in it. The paste you would have to mix equal amount together. I would recommend the paste because it would probably stick to the surface better for you application! Available at Lowes.

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  • Ron Krysiewski Jan 28, 2009

    Dear sondee, It is always best to get the access you need to work on the problem. It think by pulling the jet you will be looking for another problem. I would use the epoxy paste! Lightly sandpaper where the leak is, this will make the epoxy adhere better. Make sure everything is clean. Take your time, and you will do a good job.
    TheePlumber


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