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Just installed a kohler mixer valve. when I turn the water…

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Just installed a kohler...

Just installed a kohler mixer valve. when I turn the water on the water regardless of where the control handle is.

Contractor's Assistant: How long has this been going on? And how severe is the problem?

Just installed it on a job today

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

I can give you the kohler model number if that would be helpful to you

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Plumbing
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Plumber: Rick, Construction Supervisor replied 7 months ago
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Welcome to Just Answer, my name is ***** ***** I will do my best to help you with your issue. Model number would help. Are you saying the water runs no matter wher you set the handle?

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Plumber: Rick, Construction Supervisor replied 7 months ago

Chances are you have a defective valve uless the flow is very weak in one position which could inducate debris in the valve.

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