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Old 11-29-2008, 09:26 AM   #1
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Hi I'm not a plumber but I want to repair my shower vavles could someone tell me what is involed in this project and just what must be done? I'm retired so I have time to do it.Thanks everyone in advance.

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Old 11-29-2008, 10:28 AM   #2
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Whats the issue with the shower valves now?

Since your saying "valves" I would assume that you have three versus a single handle?

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Old 11-29-2008, 12:04 PM   #3
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Thank you for the reply and no I have 2 valves hot & cold I want to reseat them and put new washers on.Question on what kind of tool I need to reseat?Thanks in advance.
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Old 11-29-2008, 12:37 PM   #4
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Unless it something old/unique the valve seats are noramlly removeable with an appropriate size allen wrench once the stems are removed.
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Thanks Sammy for the help I appreciate it.Have a great wk!!
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Old 11-30-2008, 11:22 AM   #6
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Your welcome and good luck with it!
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Old 12-02-2008, 12:52 PM   #7
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Thanks a lot for the help Sammy it was easyer than I thought.Thanks again and everyone and yours have a great CHRISTMAS!!

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