Bathroom Faucet Leak Problem

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      Steven L. Gronski

      Just installed a new faucet, supply hoses and new hot/cold valves under the bathroom sink.


      I have a very slow drip leak coming from where the valves connect to the compression fitting-nib. I used teflon tape during the installation and the compression fittings are as tight as I can get them.

      Any thoughts on how to stop the slow-drip leak at the compression fitting area??


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      Retired plbg1

      I have luck with a little string packing and pipe dope under the coupling nut.

    • #293762

      Thank you for your help. Off to Osh.

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