Question about Plumbing

1 Answer

Is this a Gas valve?

I don't know what this does.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 3,287 Answers

That is a gas pressure regulator. Its function is to reduce fluctuating and or high pressure (LP or natural) gas at the inlet to a constant, lower pressure at the outlet for the device / appliance.

Posted on Oct 15, 2013

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Car ran out of gas and has been hard to crank every since. I don't hear the fuel pump prime but I do hear the relay click. There is no gas expelled or pressure coming from schrader valve and also batt


the fuel pump is burnt out. the pump uses the fuel to cool itself. running low fuel the pump heats up and burns the plastic gears inside. thats why the fuse blew. need to take out gas tank to change pump.

Mar 11, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

What is a b p t valve


Back Pressure Transducer Valve, part of the EGR system. The valve monitors and restricts too much exhaust pressure into the intake manifold from the Exhaust Gas Recirculation valve. Vacuum to the EGR valve is first routed through the BPT valve. I unhooked it on my '79 Datsun, don't know how important it is for EGR operation, did not affect operation of the engine.

Oct 06, 2012 | 1996 Nissan Pickup

1 Answer

I have a problem with my Ruud LP heater. The gas valve is model VR8440M2024. Does anyone know what the M2024 means? I have found VR8440 valves on line but don't know if they will work with my unit....


The Robertshaw 720-079 is a universal type replacement valve. It comes with an LP conversion kit. You will probably come out better off using this than trying to locate the OEM part.

Sep 26, 2011 | Ruud UBHC Air Conditioner

1 Answer

How do I turn off the gas to my gas light? I don't want to turn off the gas to my house, just to my light. I don't know where the shut off valve is on the light. I have no manual, the light came...


Somewhere there is a supply line to the gaslight. It could be coming from your gas meter outside and there will be a valve on it. I would start at the first place that you can see your gas line to the house. You will be looking for any tee or line coming out of the main gas line. You will have to follow all lines that you see to determine what device they serve: furnace, water heater, etc. If you find a line that you can't follow or that appears to go toward the gaslight, light the gaslight then shut the valve to be certain.

Gary

Sep 04, 2011 | Garden

1 Answer

My valve from the compressor is leaking can I replace the valve or do I have to replace all the lines coming from the compressor


If you are speaking of the tank check valve just replace the valve. I don't know why you would have to replace any of the lines unles they are broken or plugged with some type foreign material.

Jul 24, 2011 | Air Tools & Compressors

1 Answer

Sears intek 20 hp, fresh gas, filters air and gas, oil, and plug still won't start where should small valve and screw adjustment be set to, may be the problem don't know. won't stay running...


If you have not been putting gas treatment in your gas to treat the ethenol they have been putting into the gas its a good chance its the needle valve in the carborator. If you live in a state that does not add ethenol to the gas disregard this advise.

Jul 10, 2011 | Garden

1 Answer

My propane tank still feels partially filled (half a tank) but the flame and heat don't seem to be generating what they should even when turned to high, is there a clog in my system? Where should I...


The chances are that the orifice for the gas is blocked. If your grill has been outside it is possible that spiders have clogged the valve. Spiders are attracted to the propane gas odor. Remove the line at the valve and turn the gas on to make sure the valve is clear (do this outside). If the valve is clear, check the line from the valve to the burner jet, Check each piece in order from the valve to the jet. This should clear the problem.
Let me know if you have any other questions. Thanks

Jun 02, 2011 | Weber Grilling

1 Answer

Hi there, I have a Weber Q 300 Natural Gas. I have an outdoor gas outlet which have been capped at the end. I don't know how to connect it to my Weber. Do I need a gas fitter to come out? Please help.


Yes, you will need a gas fitter or gas technician to complete the hookup, because the gas line has been capped and you can be sure whether or not it's still an active line. In addition, you will also need (if you don't have it already) a 12' long, rubber, quick disconnect hose the runs from the pipe to the grill (this is a Code Requirement), as well as a gas line line shutoff valve on the end of that exposed pipe, as well as all the necessary pipe fittings.

Hope this helped you. Please let me know and Happy Grilling!!

May 16, 2011 | Weber Q300 Grill

Not finding what you are looking for?
Plumbing Logo

Related Topics:

96 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Plumbing Experts

Donni Steen

Level 3 Expert

659 Answers

Brad Brown

Level 3 Expert

16010 Answers

Tom Chichester

Level 3 Expert

35657 Answers

Are you a Plumbing Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...