Are most shower arms universal?

The good news is that for most homes, there is a straightforward answer: Showerheads have a universal thread size in the United States and Canada, which is designated as ½-inch NPT. As a result, any locally sold showerhead should be compatible with your shower arm.

Where is Pfister model number?

If you still have your packaging or instruction manual, the product model number (usually an 8 digit code, i.e. F-529-7AYY) is displayed on the product package and on the instruction manual right below the product name. If you don’t know your model number, we have an easy-to-use filter feature to help narrow it down.

How do you measure your shower arm?

What to Measure:

  1. The size of the shower arm—that’s the pipe coming out of the wall. Measure its diameter as well as how far it sticks out.
  2. The distance from the shower arm to the ceiling (if it’s within about 2 feet).
  3. The length, width and height of your shower stall.

What are the threads on a shower arm?

The standard thread size for modern-day shower heads in the United States is 1/2-inch NPT.

Do shower arms come in different lengths?

Available in four different lengths, with or without an escutcheon, we’re confident these shower arms will suit your standard installation just fine.

How do you install a shower arm without scratching it?

When installing a shower arm or hand held hose wall elbow, thread a ½” coupling onto the male ends and select the appropriate size pipe nipple to use as a lever. It will save your finishes from wrench scratches and will make a tight, leak-proof seal without crushing or damaging the fixture.

Can you over tighten a shower arm?

The arm should not be tightened more than a total of six revolutions. Pro Tip: Sometimes you can tighten the shower arm without the use of a wrench if you can get the right amount of leverage. Otherwise, a professional grade strap wrench is the best type to use so you don’t scratch the shower arm.

Does Price Pfister have a lifetime warranty?

Price-Pfister pioneered the lifetime limited warranty that has now become the North American standard, adopted by virtually all domestic companies and many imported fau­cets. Its Pforever Warranty has changed little since its introduction. Its promise is very simple. Pfister will provide the parts required to repair a defective Pfister faucet.

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How to remove a Price Pfister shower faucet?

Adjustable wrench

  • 3/32 wrench
  • Pfister socket wrench|basin wrench
  • Flashlight|headlamp
  • Bucket or big tray to collect water
  • Spray lubricant (optional)
  • Locking pliers
  • How to replace a Price Pfister tub shower diverter?


  • Slip-jaw pliers
  • Deep socket kit
  • Diverter valve washer
  • Heat-proof grease