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Old 09-14-2009, 03:58 PM   #1
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no water at sink after water heater removal

ok this has me stumped
i had to replace the floor under my hot water heater
it was rotten from a prior leaking hot water heater
i cut the pipes removed the water heater rebuilt the floor and put it back in and sweated the pipes back togather
cranked it back up and i had a few leaks so i cut the cold water cut off on the pipe going to the heater off and then outside off
i resweated the joints and turned it back on i now have no leaks but
i am not getting any water except a trickle to the bathroom sink beside the heater
i get water from the bathroom and kitchen sink both hot and cold there was a little air in the lines at first but it all purged out and now they flow good but i still have no water to the bathroom sink i got water from the hot water heater lines and all but just none from the sink
im stumped please help me out


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Old 09-14-2009, 07:46 PM   #2
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Remove he faucet airator and see if it is dirty.


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Old 07-19-2011, 12:37 AM   #3
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Excessive use of solder will enter the pipes while soldering the joints. This will seek the first place it can clog. Most faucets have a screen aerator on the bottom to remove and clean out. May have to run the water a bit to get all of it out.
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