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Water suddenly stopped coming out of my shower. Water is st

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Water suddenly stopped coming out of my shower. Water is still coming out every else in the house. I have already tightened the screw inside the handle. What do I do next to troubleshoot this problem?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Plumbing
Expert:  Rick replied 7 years ago.
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If this is a single control (handle) shower valve you probably have a stuck pressure balancing piston in the valve. Depending on the brand and model of the valve you may need to replace the cartridge in the valve or the pressure balancing piston.
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