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When refilling, valve shuts on and off every few seconds.

I'm concerned about this because of the force of the on off an the stress that this may be creating on the pipes. The on/off is really quite violent and pipes shake.

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It sounds like the float/water sensing valve is bouncing

turn the chrome supply shut off valve all the way off then open slightly to reduce the amount of water coming into the tank It may take longer for the tank to fill but should eliminate the banging

Good Luck

Posted on Jan 04, 2009

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