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We have a Kohler Kitchen pull down faucet K-R596. The on and off handle unit is coming apart. According to the Installation guide there is a screw on the bottom of the handle which I am assuming would allow one to remove the handle repair or reassemble it and then put it back together. There is a hole on the bottom of the handle but if there is a screw is it way up in this hole and do I need a special tool to remove it? I am unable to get a small eye glass screwdriver to find the tip of a screw. I thought perhaps the screw was missing and that was the problem but I am unable to just pull the handle off ~ so can you help me figure this out? thank you

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The screw is most likely a hex head (allen) screw, and a small size that i am not sure of , and may be metric.

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