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Old 05-25-2011, 08:00 PM   #1
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Water just trickles

Over a period of time the water has slowed to a trickle from my cold water tap in the bathroom sink. The water is fine from the tub faucet and the hot water is fine. I have replaced the cartridge and put a new shut off valve on but still no water. Any ideas? Is there any thing else I might try before calling a plumber?


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Is there a screw off cap on it? If so, unscrew it and clean the gunk out of the screen.



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Old 05-25-2011, 08:14 PM   #3
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You shut off valves should be checked---put a feed line on the valves and run some water into a bucket--if bad replace--

Then the faucet itself---sometimes a bit of the cartridge rubber will break off and plug up the valve body --clean out the valve body with sandpaper and flush it out--it that doesn't do it call the plumber--or come back with more questions.
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