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  • ylicht1 Apr 28, 2010

    thanks for your quick reply, however, it's not a air condition problem, it's a botteles water cooler from the company "Simply Cool" which the float valve is cracked & water is leaking out, thank's & i will be waiting for your reply

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Not sure what it is you are asking here, the obvious answer is replace the float valve for whatever this is ( u provided no detailed information on what we are WORKING ON HERE), we have no parts here at fixya, so i suggest u check with a local air conditioner repair shop for the parts you need.

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Hi, this link will be of great help to you on how to fix and replace your cracked float valve in your toilet..

http://www.rd.com/17646/article17646.html

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