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Pressure problem with Kohler shower faucet??

We have a kohler faucet and shower head. When we turn on the faucet for the shower the water pressure seems very strong when it is in the cold water position-when we proceed to move the faucet lever to hot the pressure decreases and the water coming out is minimal-any ideas what is going on?

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Hi pglaw,

My best guess is the supply valve for the hot side isn't open all the way. This valve is right on the valve and is accessed by taking off the front cover plate. This would still allow the pressure balancing valve to let water through but then you would have a small flow on the hot side.

If this isn't it then then cartridge is bad.

Please rate this response and good Luck,, phil

Posted on Dec 31, 2008

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Try draining the system and apply air pressure (min 30psi) to each faucet. Open other hot water faucets to allow pressure to vent. Next try draining and cleaning the hot water tank.

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