Compatible Spare Parts for the Ikea Apelskar

Please select from the available product options shown below

Product CodeProduct OptionsDescriptionUnit PriceBuyDespatch Time
ApelskarQB-ABAnticlockwise (to open) blue1/2" x 20 x 53mm cross cut£17.99 Today
ApelskarQB-CRClockwise (to open) red1/2" x 20 x 53mm cross cut£17.99 Today
ApelskarQB-PPair (1 x red, 1 x blue)1/2" x 20 x 53mm cross cut£35.98 Today
Product CodeProduct OptionsDescriptionUnit PriceBuyDespatch Time
SK01-SSingleSet of Allan Keys£1.99 Today
SS99-SSingleM4 tapered screw£1.00 Today


IKEA Apelskar basin mixer tap cartridge replacement spares AA-188632-1
Watch our help video below for guidance / how to change the cartridge in a cross head tap

If your tap is dripping or leaking out of the spout then it is time to replace / change the ceramic flow on off cartridge.
If your tap is leaking from where the spout joins the tap body (the neck) then you need to replace the O Rings inside the spout.

Frequently asked questions about your Ikea Apelskar basin mixer tap.

How do I stop my ikea tap from dripping?

If your tap is dripping or leaking out of the spout you need to replace the cartridges. If you have isolation valves under the sink you can determine which side is leaking. If you dont have these you need to replace both.

How do I remove the handle?
Remove indice from top of tap top. Use screwdriver to undo handle retaining screw. Pull tap head off. Unscrew tap shroud anticlockwise.

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