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Hi the shower has just started to pulse and thump when using the hot water. Could you please tell me what is wrong. Thnk you. Ellis

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Your hot water causing a thumping is just built up air in the line, you can install a devise for this ,, also,, make sure your water lines are strapped down ,,

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