R & M Water Group, S N 78950 - Plumbing - DIY Home Improvement | DIYChatroom

Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Plumbing


Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-28-2013, 06:20 PM   #1
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 1
Rewards Points: 10

R & M Water Group, S N 78950

We recently purchased a home that had a water softener made by R & M Water Group, Serial Number 78950. It has a slow small leak where the valves attach to the top of the black round cylinder, not the salt bin. I believe that there is an "O ring" where they join and it appears to be leaking. How much of a problem is it to replace this "O ring" and where can I obtain the correct replacement? You help concerning this matter will certainly be appreciated, thanks.


buckshot123 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2013, 06:24 PM   #2
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Hartfield VA
Posts: 34,587
Rewards Points: 14,306

If it's just an o ring any hardware store, plumbing supply, box store will have them.
Just bring the old one with you.


joecaption is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to joecaption For This Useful Post:
buckshot123 (01-28-2013)
Old 01-28-2013, 09:14 PM   #3
Water Treatment
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Alaska
Posts: 936
Rewards Points: 902

It could be the plastic ring that holds the rubber o ring in place.
Does your unit look any thing like this?
This is a Fleck 2510 valve.
If it is the plastic ring then the hardware store will NOT have it.
Akpsdvan is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Water heater solutions to get hot water in timely manner daluu Plumbing 22 05-07-2012 08:44 PM
Oil fired furnace and hot water heater question steveinpa Plumbing 3 08-10-2010 08:42 AM
water borehole question joeuser General DIY Discussions 2 04-18-2010 10:33 PM
How Do I Properly Shock Chlorinate a Water Softner classicflytyer Plumbing 5 07-14-2009 12:15 AM
Low Hot Water Pressure btennant Plumbing 4 12-09-2008 09:31 PM

Top of Page | View New Posts


Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1