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The shower faucet will no longer allow it to get as hot as possible-as hot as it's been before

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  • gina4marykay Dec 27, 2008

    after taking the faucet handle off and messing with it a bit, the problem seems resolved. must be a valve problem, hope it's not a warning of bigger problems.

    thanks

  • JPproblem Mar 04, 2009

    I have the same problem.  When you turn to the central knob to hottest setting, it's not hot enough.  All other showers and faucets in house are ok.  Just the master bathroom shower.  The water heater is fine.  Shower handle is hansgohe brand.  When I take the faucet and plate off to look at valve, it is single valve from what I can tell.  How do I adjust to make it hotter mixture?

  • Ray Coon May 11, 2010

    What make of Shower Valve is it?

    Are you experiencing any other problems with the water getting hot at other fixtures?

    sanray

  • phil_m7 May 11, 2010

    Hi Gina4marykay,



    Does the rest of your home's hot water still get just as hot as before. It could be the water heater or the shower valve itself.



    Please follow up with details, Phil

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Hi Gina4marykay,

Does the rest of your home's hot water still get just as hot as before. It could be the water heater or the shower valve itself.

Please follow up with details, Phil

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