ated: November 23, References. If your kitchen sink drain is corroded and leaking, installing a new basket strainer is an easy way to solve the problem. Then, tighten the nut with a basket wrench to secure it in place. Tip: If there is water leaking out of the basket strainer, one of the connections may be loose. Turn off the sink, tighten the brass tailpiece and the plastic connector, and test the water again. For more advice, like how to test your new drain, read on! Did this summary help you?
Join us to get great money-saving tips, cool ideas, and valuable advice from home improvement expert Don Vandervort! No matter what type of sink you purchase, the drain and water-supply connections are generally installed in this way:. Connecting a sink drain and water supply is generally an easy job for a do-it-yourselfer. Fit a P-trap in place and tighten the slip nuts by hand. Tighten coupling nuts with an adjustable wrench. Remove the faucet aerator, and turn on the water. Get Free Bids Now!
By dlarosa11 , January 2, in General Discussion. I was poking around under the hood of my Polaris XC SP Edge looking for a wire to splice into in order to hookup the wire for my helmet's electric shield. I found a connector right behind the steering column with a two wire plug that looks like that used for a trailer. There is one female lead and one male lead. It looks like half of a four wire trailer light connector.