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Replacement part RP50587, does not look like the part I am removing from my 468 model Cicero faucet.

RP50587

68 model Cicero faucet
Project Type: Replacement
Ownership: 2-5 years
Skill Level: Intermediate
Topics: Assembly
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Thank you for your question. Delta Faucet model RP50587 is for the newer 468-DST models. What you have is an older model 468, and the peice you need is an RP70 ball assembly. It is a different kind of stem assembly.
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valve assembly for delta faucet 16955-sssd-dst

When you remove the handle, you can see where one of the 4 black tabs that click into the sleeve assembly is broken and one is missing. I have attached a picture. The one the allen wrench is pointing to is broken and the one next to it is missing. It appears that the blacks tabs are located on either the bonnet or the valve assembly. However, in the diagram for replacement parts, neither of these parts has the 4 black tabs on them. Can you tell me which part we need to buy?
Age: 45 to 54
Gender: Female
Project Type: Replacement
Ownership: 2-5 years
Skill Level: Intermediate
Topics: Assembly
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Hi Tam, Thank you for your question. The RP51481SS sleeve assembly is the part that has the 4 black tabs.
http://www.deltafaucet.com/repairpa...
The tabs are an internal component to the sleeve.
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answered 5 months ago
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orange buttom on top, does that control water flow & are new ones set at max flow

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Gender: Male
Project Type: Replacement
Ownership: < 1 year
Skill Level: Intermediate
Topics: Performance
asked 4 months, 4 weeks ago
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Hi Bubba, Thank you for your question. The orange button on the RP50587 valve assembly is the handle limit stop. The stop limits the handle motion to the hot water side. The cartridge comes in the full range setting. I have attached the portion of the manual that covers the HLS below.
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Dave
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I have a Delta 155-DST and it drips out the faucet when turned off. Wil replacing the RP50587 handle valve cartridge solve the problem?

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Hi Russ, Thank you for your question. Before replacing the RP50587 valve assembly try to tighten the RP51503 bonnet that holds the cartridge in place first. This may stop the leak, if not replace the RP50587.
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My 980T-SS-DST has very, very limited temperature adjustment. The replacement valve is the same way. Any ideas?

The valve has never shown any functional problems, water flow is as expected with full range of motion for the action of the lever. The problem is an immeasurably small degree of temp adjustment at the center of the lever's range of motion. Move beyond the exact center and you have all hot or all cold, obviously depending on the side you move to. This is very frustrating. I spoke to customer service about this and another unrelated problem involving the touch control and they sent me a replacement valve, but the problem is the same; for practical purposes there is no temp adjustment it's all hot or all cold.
Age: 35 to 44
Gender: Male
Project Type: Replacement
Ownership: 2-5 years
Skill Level: Advanced
Topics: Performance
asked 2 years, 4 months ago
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Columbus, OH, USA
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Thank you for your question. I apologize that you are having trouble adjusting your temperature. We recommend turning the volume on at full power and then getting the temperature you would like. Once that is done, leave the faucet on and it will always go to that temperature.
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answered 2 years, 4 months ago
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Indianapolis, IN, USA
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does the cartridge in the 955-ssdst have a ceramic cartridge?

My plumber says the cartridge is mostly plastic.
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asked 2 years, 7 months ago
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Thank you for your question. Delta Faucet model # 955-SS-DST does have a ceramic disc cartridge. There are also non-metallic parts to the cartridge, and this is a normal industry standard for ceramic disc cartridges.
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answered 2 years, 7 months ago
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Indianapolis, IN, USA
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Off position

My Leland Delta faucet is hard to turn off..I have to find the "right" position. I took off the handle and such and noticed the lever on the cartridge is in the off position seemingly on the nearest side of the triangular shaped guide instead of at the apex where I would expect it. Is this fixable or do I need a new cartridge?
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asked 3 months, 3 weeks ago
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Hi MLM, We are sorry that you are experiencing a problem with your faucet.. You will want to replace the RP50587 cartridge. Please call our toll free Homeowner/Warranty line at 1-800-345-3358 if you need parts assistance.
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Dave
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answered 3 months, 3 weeks ago
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Cant find the odd shaped O ring at the base of the valve cartridge that needs replacement as the faucet is beginning to drip

For model 16927-SSSDT-DST
Project Type: Replacement
Ownership: 2-5 years
Skill Level: Advanced
Topics: Care/Maintenance
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Hi Fred, Thank you for your question. Unfortunately the gasket to the RP50587 valve cartridge is not available to order as a separate item. The entire cartridge will have to be replaced.
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Dave
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Valve different than that shown for my product

The dysfunctional valve I pulled out of my DRYDEN
Single Handle Centerset Lavatory Faucet is different than the replacement part you show for it. Which valve do I actually need?
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Boise, ID, USA
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Hi Andrew, Thank you for your question. The pictured cartridge is the RP50265 used in the model 551, but not the 551-DST faucet. Here is a link to the parts breakdown for your model 551 to help with the repair.
http://www.deltafaucet.com/customer...
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Dave
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answered 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Any recommendations on loosening a very stuck set screw? I am unable to get it to turn to remove the handle.

Skill Level: Beginner
Topics: Care/Maintenance
asked 1 month ago
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Hi Mike, Thank you for your question. We recommend soaking a towel with a 50/50 solution of vinegar and water and wrapping the towel around the set screw opening. Allow the solution to soak in overnight if possible to help break up the mineral deposits.
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Dave
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I scratched the plastic piece below valve cartridge but cannot find the part number.

The piece I am trying to replace has three holes, sits below the valve cartridge, has three hoses connected to it, and sits on top of a brass ring. What is the part number for this piece? And how can I disconnect the three hoses from it to replace this piece?
Age: 25 to 34
Gender: Male
Project Type: New
Ownership: 2-5 years
Skill Level: Beginner
Topics: Assembly
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Hi KJ, Thank you for your question. The puck assembly is not available as a replacement part. If the scratch is bad enough that the valve assembly will not seal onto the puck the faucet will have to be replaced.
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answered 2 months, 1 week ago
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replacement cartridge for delta faucet?

Delta Model Number 989-SS-DST, i need a replacement cartridge for this model. which one do i need?
Age: 55 to 64
Gender: Female
Project Type: Replacement
Ownership: 2-5 years
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asked 2 months ago
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eileen heisman tuzman
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Hi Eileen, Thank you for your question. The model 989-SS-DST faucet uses the RP50587 cartridge.
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When replacing part# RP50587, what is the best process for removing the bonnet nut? Is a special wrench required? Diffcult to tell where to loosen.

Age: 35 to 44
Gender: Female
Project Type: Replacement
Ownership: < 1 year
Skill Level: Beginner
Topics: Assembly
asked 7 months ago
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Hi Amber, Thank you for your question. The RP50587 can be removed using an adjustable wrench. The top of the bonnet nut will have the flat edges where the wrench is positioned. Here is a link to the How to replace the DST cartridge.
http://www.deltafaucet.com/shopping...
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