4.5 out of 5 stars 192. Tightening an American Standard faucet depends on the model and age of the faucet. If you describe the unit, they should be able to tell you what model it is and how to remove handle. A loose shower handle is usually due to the set screw. Can anybody suggest how to remove the handle so I have access to the leaking stem. Step 1 Insert a cobalt drill bit into your drill. Can't remove shower handle - no set screw. Website operating Once you confirm that this screw is compatible with your American Standard Faucet, you can install it easily and with confidence. American Standard 17 items; Hansgrohe 13 items; Panasonic 1 item; Broan 30 items; Kitchen 1350 items. Perhaps I should've said Vaseline. Prosthetic Lips (Tom), Plumbing, Piping, Water Heating, Wells, Air & Water Filtration and Conditioning, Toilets, Sinks, Showers, Dishwashers, Tubs and Garbage Disposals, http://imageshack.us/a/img46/6261/1ghp.jpg, http://imageshack.us/a/img841/1548/vxtl.jpg, http://imageshack.us/a/img96/4031/k0cl.jpg, http://imageshack.us/a/img823/8495/m5hy.jpg, http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xo5258_how-to-repair-a-single-lever-moen-faucet-for-a-shower-or-tub-and-adjust-the-temperature_school, http://