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Hot water stopped working Cold is OK

I installed a new sink and faucet over the weekend, it worked perfectlyuntil this morning. Now the hot water all of a sudden stopped workingwhile I was doing dishes. The cold water works fine. there is just aslight dribble coming from faucet. Hot water works just fine everywhereelse in the house.

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May be the new facuet see if the hose is clogged detach it from the sink turn on the water and see if it comes out into a bucket if it does than its your new facuet

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