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I cannot for the life of me figure out how to remove the cartridge from our single handled shower faucet handle. Best I can figure it's a Moen T2449 or T3132. I have removed the handle and have reached a metal piece that has no obvious point to remove. It does spin left and right with the white plastic "stop" gap piece behind it for temperature control. Do not want to just blindly "muscle" it out. Help!

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Click on this link:

http://www.moen.com/buyMoen/buyparts/Parts.cfm?sku_refno=426183

Then click on illustrated parts diagram.

Remove the temperature limit stop kit, the stop tube and then the u-clip. Pull cartridge straight out (It could be tuff...you may need to buy a moen cartridge puller tool)

Be sure to turn the water off first!

Posted on Jun 05, 2009

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