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Old 10-01-2009, 12:54 AM   #1
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I have 3 zone valves for my house. After much money and time I have found that two of the 3 zones are shot. The zones have 2 wires coming in and they magnetically pull up the shaft in the joint. Problem I can't find any to replace. Any suggestions.

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Old 10-01-2009, 01:14 AM   #2
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too bad you didnt post the problem before paying someone to figure it out. zone valves are simple to figure out. anyways, this wont be that hard of a fix. you will probably have to run new wiring from the thermostats to the new zone valves,transformers,and aquastat. hardest part will be running the new wiring from the t-stats.

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My problem is finding replacement valves. They are the old round looking valve with magnet in middle that pulls up the shaft with the codder pin at the top with 2 wires. No name on valves. Ever heard of that.
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you are probably not going to find replacement valves. just buy new valves.
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