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Water continues to flow from the faucet when I use the sprayer. Hw do you fix that?

Hello Richard,
There is a small device in the line near where the spray hose connects to the bottom of the faucet called a diverter. This device is probably clogged with debris or hard water scale.  Contact Delta Customer service and they will tell you how to fix it and probably send you a new one.
Good Luck,

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Pretty much any residential plumbing questions. For "item specific" details such as a specific model of fixture, I will need to research and there may not be any useful information available. Note: I live and work in Southern California. We do not, as a rule, use hot water or steam heating systems, oil fired boilers or private water wells so my knowledge in those areas is pretty limited. There are others here on AllExerts that can probably answer those questions better.


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