Outdoor spigot leaks

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      Charles Bellefontaine


      My frostfree outdoor spigot leaks when on, how do I repair this? I live in a townhouse with no basement.

    • #294457
      Retired plbg1

      If it is leaking where handle comes out turn it off tight and take off handle and the big nut and put a little grafite string packing around stem going clock wise. First you can try tightenung the nut with valve open. If it dont work go the other way.

    • #294458

      Probably just need to tighten the packing nut a little.

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