If you have a shower head with a constant drip, follow this simple and easy guide to replace the rubber o-ring in your shower handle. Replacing the O-ring can help prevent hard water build up, rusting, and wasting water.
Using your flat head screwdriver, remove the screw from the middle of the handle.
Use your groove joint pliers to loosen and remove the escutcheon plate.
Using your groove joint pliers, loosen and remove the cartridge stem.
Slowly unscrew and remove the stem completely.
Using your flat head screwdriver, remove the screw from the end of the stem cartridge.
Once the screw is removed, replace the damaged O-ring with the new replacement O-ring.
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