I replaced the shower cartridge and now it drips worse than before.
When the old unit was out I turned on the water to flush out the core.
This always works for me. I've done about 6 of these sucessfully
Could the core be bad?
I tried 2 new cartridges and they both leaked
Any tricks out there?
The valve body should be OK unless it's deeply scratched. More likely a
of lime and crud in the bore that prevents the O-rings of the new cartridge from
I've cleaned Moen bores with a piece of ScotchBrite rolled around a pencil.
I almost always replace those valves. I dont bother messing with them too
It is wayyy to easy to damage the valve body on them. they will never work
symmons S-96 is what i use.
Did you use pliars to take it apart?
Body is prob warped if you did.
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