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Old 08-22-2012, 04:29 AM   #1
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Shower goes from normal to thin stream of boiling water in 3 mins


When I take a shower the flow goes from a good temp to boiling hot and a very thin stream of water within 3 minutes. No way to rinse hair well. Afraid this is a big job.

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Old 08-22-2012, 06:06 AM   #2
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Shower goes from normal to thin stream of boiling water in 3 mins


What brand of shower mixer valve?

Your pressure balancing cartridge need replacing---that is usually something that you can do yourself---any plumber can fix that very quickly.

take a picture if you don;t know the brand.

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