American standard single shower install

Discussion in 'Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice' started by meadowbrook, Aug 25, 2008.

  1. meadowbrook

    meadowbrook New Member

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    i am trying to install a american standard single shower faucet everything went ok but i cant get the handle to move pass the cold water from the off position, any help is greatly appricated. here is the model number MFG
    Brand Name : American Standard
    MFG Model # : 1040.229.002
    MFG Part # : 1040229.002


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  2. Redwood

    Redwood Master Plumber

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    Try rechecking the handle position on the stem and the hot limit stop.
    Am. Std. not my favorite brand...
    Good luck!
     
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  4. meadowbrook

    meadowbrook New Member

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    americam standard

    which brands would you recommed


    thanks for replying
     
  5. Redwood

    Redwood Master Plumber

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    My preferences would be Delta & Moen.
     
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