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How do you fix a leaky faucet valve?

The leaking water valve needs to be shut off. Next, loosen the packing nut and then remove the handle from the stem. The old washer needs to be removed and replaced with a new one. Remove the packing nut, tighten it lightly with a wrench, and attach the handle.

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