Moen Shower Install

Discussion in 'Shower & Bathtub Forum & Blog' started by AdamD, Aug 11, 2014.

  1. AdamD

    AdamD New Member

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    I installed this weekend a Moen 1 handle Shower faucet and the water will not turn off - everything seems to be installed properly. Think I have a defective cartridge?
     
  2. Terry

    Terry Administrator Staff Member

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    It could be a cartridge problem. If the rubber panel on the side of the cartridge drops off before installing, that can happen. Or, you could have overheated the brass body while soldering. I remove the cartridge before soldering.

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    The black rubber needs to be in place.
     
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  4. AdamD

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    I did not solder anything - it was a replacement and that was not necessary.
     
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