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my shower faucet keeps on running, cant shut off ...

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my shower faucet keeps on running, can''t shut off cold water in shower. How do I stop it ?
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  jcdill replied 9 years ago.

The shower faucet is damaged and needs to be repaired or replaced. Repair may be possible but often it is faster/easier to replace the faucet set with a new one.

Here is a webpage with illustrations and instructions.

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