What size Allen wrench fits a Moen faucet?

Which Size Allen Wrench Will I Need? For the most part, Moen uses hardware that will require a 7/64 inch hex wrench. This applies to Moen Renzo faucets, handle set screws on one-handle kitchen faucets, and PosiTemp levers in Moen showers.

What size is Moen faucet set screw?

The Moen screw is a #8 -32 screw (5/32” diameter) and the Delta screw is a #10-24 screw (3/16” diameter). Using this kit will help you maintain a consistent tub trim appearance.

What size is a faucet Allen wrench?

Allen Wrench – 3/32″

How do you get a stripped Allen bolt out of a Moen faucet handle?

To remove a stripped set screw, place a rubber band over the stripped screw to create a grip. Then, place a flathead screwdriver over the rubber band and turn counterclockwise to remove the screw.

How do you tighten a Moen faucet handle?


Quote from video: So you'll need something like a swiss army knife or a small screwdriver. And right in the back of the handle. You'll find this tiny little cap and you're just going to very carefully pop it out.

What size is the connector on a Moen kitchen faucet?

Moen faucets typically utilize either flexible supplies with ⅜” compression fittings or ½” IPS connections.

What size are faucet handle set screws?

The size may be 1/8″. You may need to check if the 1/8″ hex wrench fits first before use. Helpful?

How do you remove a Moen faucet?

Moen’s Faucets: How to Repair Like a Pro

  1. Step 1: Shut off the waterline.
  2. Step 2: Dry the pipes.
  3. Step 3: Extract the faucet’s Handle.
  4. Step 4: Take out the plastic part.
  5. Step 5: Take out the mechanism.
  6. Step 6: Take off the white ring.
  7. Step 7: Lift the spout.


How do you remove a Moen faucet valve?

Quote from video: The right tools for the job for safety and ease Moen recommends using a Phillips screwdriver hex or allen wrench adjustable pliers and safety glasses if desired.

What size is a 3/16 Allen wrench?

SAE Substitutes for MM

Imperial Hex Key Metric Hex Size
1/8″ 3.5 mm
5/32″ 4 mm
3/16″ 5 mm
7/32″ 5.5 mm & 6 mm

What kind of wrench do I need to change a faucet?

A basin wrench is a specialty plumbing tool that nearly all professional plumbers own—and one that every homeowner who does DIY plumbing work should own. The tool is designed to do only one thing—to install or remove a faucet—but it does that one thing better than any other tool.

How do you know size of Allen wrench?

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What size is Moen 155023 set screw?

Product Details

Manufacturer: Moen
Style: Repair & Replacement
Mpn # 155023
Shipping Dimensions 0.5″ x 0.3″ x 0.3″
Weight 0.01 lbs.

What size is a faucet screw?

American StandardM4 x 13.5 Slot Screws.

How do you find the set screw on a faucet?

Quote from video: First place a towel in the tub to help protect it. Now remove the spout by scoring the caulking with your box cutter. And then remove the spout by turning the set screw counterclockwise.