Delta 600, Need help with shower. Have to push handle to right now to go off.

Discussion in 'Shower & Bathtub Forum & Blog' started by Dave09, Jul 17, 2021.

  1. Dave09

    Dave09 New Member

    Jul 17, 2021

    To turn shower off you now have to move it to right. Seems like something shifted but idk what. Used to have to move it straight down to turn off.


    See how the bottom hole is off centered a little. Is this the problem and if so how to fix it?

  2. Marlinman

    Marlinman In the Trades

    Dec 13, 2018
    Jacksonville Florida
    This is a Delta 600 series valve. It looks like the back portion of the rough valve has shifted counter clockwise and the copper tubes have also twisted. This normally happens on disassembly of the valve. The copper tubes cannot be straightened without breaking. If the tubes are still straight you could probably straighten the back portion. If not you could put in fresh seats and springs and reassemble. You would have to learn to live with this or change to a new code approved valve and trim.

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