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How do I set the anti scald valve on my shower Model L82691

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On the link below is the manual. On page 4 step 13 will tell you how to adjust the temp. Please allow time for the manual to load.

http://www.moen.com/shared/pdf/instruction_sheets/ins898d.pdf


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Posted on Sep 05, 2010

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This is something that probably can't be done over the fone. You have to have the paperwork in front of you and be able to see it. I know what to do, but couldn't relay it to you so you would understand. The paperwork is important, do you have it? Look up your faucet on the net and see if they have instructions somewhere. Hope this helps.

Posted on Sep 05, 2010

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