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Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by fabjunkie, Jul 5, 2006.

  1. fabjunkie

    fabjunkie 1/2 ton status

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    Why does my shower head scream at me sometimes? It is definitly affected by the angle the shower head is pointed and seems to be affected by temperature too. I had never had it happen until the house I lived in before this one. It started here about 3 months after I moved in. This house is 37 years old and the other was only about 7, so that doesn't seem to be a factor. It's really annoying first thing in the morning....
     
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    Bad diverter valve.
     
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    And where might that be located?
     
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    In the diverter assembly :dunno:
     
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    The little knob you pull up on your tub spout. Easiest just to buy a new spout, Only about 5 bucks or so.
     
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    I'd scream if i had to see you naked every day.



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    Why does the angle of the shower head affect if it does it or not though? Not questioning your answer, just trying to learn.
     
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    Yah that is kinda wierd:screwy: It must affect the water pressure some how:dunno: .
     
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    Me too!:shocked:
     
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