How To Remove Metal Bathtub Stopper?

How do you remove a twist drain stopper?

Set the drain to its open position. Unscrew the knob on the top of the drain stopper to see if there is a set-screw underneath. If your drain stopper has a set-screw, use a small screwdriver or a hex key to unscrew it. Twist the entire stopper counterclockwise until it pulls free from its mounting post.

How do you remove a stuck trip lever tub drain stopper?

Try spraying some liquid wrench or WD-40 down the overflow drain pipe where to plunger sits. The lubrication may help to loosen up the stuck plunger from the walls of the overflow tube. You might start by tugging lightly on the trip level rod.

How do you remove a push down plug?

If the head and knob are independent, unscrew the knob, lift off the head and unscrew the shaft from the crossbar. To remove a lift-and-turn stopper, lift it to open the drain, then turn it and look for a set screw on the knob. Release this screw with a No. 1 Phillips screwdriver or a 1/8-inch Allen wrench.

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