Originally Posted by BOBSMITH
Nope. Not the flexible trap, but the plastic pipe to which it's attached that leads to the shower. It has gotten brittle and is cracking. The trap is fine.
Sounds like a basic plumbing problem that can be fixed with parts from any supply store or big box store. It will a be tight space to work in but pipe and a couple of repair coupling that go on with hose clamp should fix you right up.