My kitchen tap runs to a slow trickle ones the water heats through th pipes
never did this before have turned the screw under sink both ways its either
off or just the trickle it runs fine to start with,any suggestions?thank you
If it is just the one hot tap, make sure the little circlip on the valve
stem has not fallen off.
Tap top and cover off first. Be careful not to lose the clip if it has
fallen off; they are tiny.
If it is off, clip it back.
Count the number of turns needed between fully off and full on both on
the problem tap and another similar one.
If the problem tap is significantly less turns then suspect scale.
My taps do this and every couple of years, I dismantle the tap head,
descale and reassemble with silicone grease with very measurable
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