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Old 03-17-2007, 09:40 PM   #1
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leaking taps.


I would love some advice on which are the best taps to put in the copper lines i have put in valve taps and every time they are opened and closed they leak i was told that the lever type are best ?
P.S, they have only been installed for approx 1 year.

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leaking taps.


I've never seen a saddle-tap that didn't leak soon after it was put in. Maybe somebody else knows something I don't.

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leaking taps.


Where does it leak at?
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leaking taps.


they leak at the shaft i was always told to open and close the valves
once every 6 months so this does not happen, maybe i should remove the valve a lube all the seals, or just maybe remove the whole tap and
replace it with a different style.
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Tighten up the nut on the back side of the handle, that works everytime.
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