Q: How to adjust or replace integral stops?

Adjusting an integral stop

  1. Remove the handle (see FAQ 34) and escutcheon plate.
  2. Rotate the slotted head with a flat head screwdriver clockwise to close and counter-clockwise to open.
  3. Reinstall the handle.

Replacing an integral stop

  1. Turn the water main off.
  2. Remove the handle (see FAQ 34) and escutcheon plate.
  3. Using an adjustable wrench or deep well socket, remove the integral stop by rotating counterclockwise.
  4. Replace with a new integral stop, turning clockwise to tighten.
  5. Reinstall the handle and escutcheon plate.