Trouble with water supply lines for new faucet install

Old 03-06-16, 03:08 PM
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Trouble with water supply lines for new faucet install

I'm attempting to install a new kitchen faucet and am in the process of removing the old one. I have spent over an hour trying to remove the supply lines from the faucet using every method I can think of. Heat, all sorts of wrenches and pliers, and I can't get these to budge. Twisting them on their own only causes the faucet pipe to twist with it, trying to brace that while I twist is unsuccessful. Anyone ran into this before? Picture below of what they look like.
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Old 03-06-16, 03:38 PM
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Aren't there C clips that slide, to one side? It looks like the top clip is out already.
Old 03-06-16, 03:43 PM
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Make sure the supply's are shut off, open the faucet both hot and cold to relieve the pressure and pull out those metal clips above the nuts.

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