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I recently had a new AquaSource faucet installed in my kitchen.

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I recently had a new AquaSource faucet installed in my kitchen. The water flow rate is so slow that it takes at least 2x longer to fill a quart jar in the kitchen than with the bathroom sink that was installed about 10-12 years ago. I like the flow rate when using the spray to rinse off dishes, but the flow rate to fill a pot, etc. is annoying. Any way to get a variable flow rate at this faucet?
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Plumbing
Expert:  WCohn replied 5 months ago.
Hello my name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you
Expert:  WCohn replied 5 months ago.
It really sounds to me like you have a water saving aerator on your faucet. Try removing the aerator and then time it. If it's better then I would simply buy a less restrictive aerator.
Expert:  WCohn replied 5 months ago.
If I have answered your question, I would appreciate a positive rating. If you have further questions please don't hesitate to ask.
Expert:  WCohn replied 5 months ago.
How has removing they aerator done for you?
Expert:  WCohn replied 5 months ago.
Any luck?

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