Leaking kitchen tap!

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    My Coroflo kitchen mixer tap is leaking from the body
    of the tape.As only 3 years old it cant be worn out
    surely?
    Any body got any ideas?
     
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    Frost damage.. cracked during the winter .. did you fully drain down .. ?
     
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    Dont think so Jim as its kept in a garage.
    Could it be the micros cartridge letting it
    leak through?
     
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    Yes same make,but cannot find exact tap.
    They must do cartridges for them but cant
    find on that site as yet.
     
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    If your tap is micro switched it should have wires coming from it.
     
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    if you have a submersible pump.. it will have a micro switch.. also look under the sink.. wires coming down from the tap.

    if you have a Surflo pressure pump .. no micro switches
     
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    Will check if got wires underneath worktop
     
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    If you try tightening the middle section, it will be obvious if it's loose as it will easily turn slightly. Mine is just hand tight and has been ok since (over a year)
     
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