shower head problem

Discussion in 'Shower & Bathtub Forum & Blog' started by newatthis, Apr 5, 2009.

  1. newatthis

    newatthis New Member

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    When I turn my shower on..by pulling a lever on the bathtub faucet...water come out of the shower head and the bathtub faucet. How can I fix this?
     
  2. jadnashua

    jadnashua Retired Defense Industry Engineer xxx

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    Sounds like a diverter valve. Probably needs replacement. Model would help...
     
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  4. jimbo

    jimbo Plumber

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    If your diverter lever is on the spout, it is not repairable. Replace the spout.
     
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