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Moen faucet make a loud shrieking noise when the tub is being filled but is quiet when the shower is being used.

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SOURCE: Moen Single Handle Shower Faucet leak...

the cartridge if defective,replace it and your leak will stop.

Posted on Jul 24, 2009

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SOURCE: Moen shower/tub faucet

hi... yes that's a very common issue with moen "cartridges" -- it's very simple to fix..... grasp the handle and give it a gentle tug upwards when the water is on... if it retracts again, pull the handle out again and tug again but this time a bit harder. Not sure what causes this on new cartridges but it will fix your issue.

Posted on Sep 03, 2009

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SOURCE: I have a moen 1 knob push-pull faucet for my

The old MOEN single handle faucets like youve described usualy took a 1200 or 1225 cartridge. Both are available at most of your big home improvement stores. The answer to your question is yes MOEN parts are still avail. Hope this helps. If this advise is helpful, please give me a vote.

Posted on May 14, 2010

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SOURCE: & One Handle Tub & Shower Faucet : i have a moen shower faucet and i get not hot wate...

these valves can be adjusted by removing the handle and adjusting the white gear that regulates the hot and cold that come out, try going more to one way if it gets colder then go the other way.

Posted on May 19, 2010

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SOURCE: leaking shower/tub faucet, looking for replacement

Call Moen directly. They will ship what you need to your door, for free.

Posted on Sep 18, 2010

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I'm not aware of any problems with non moen replacement parts being the cause for a water hammer problem. Start with the simplest and cheapest correction which is using a moen replacement cartridge. If the water hammer persists then you may have to install a water hammer arrester in the plumbing system. This is basically a shock absorber in the plumbing system to stop the effect of water hammer. An arrester will cost you around $10 to $15 at your local plumbing supply shop. If you are not comfortable soldering copper then you will want to hire a licensed plumber to complete the work for you.

I had the same type of problem with an older toilet in my house. It developed a water hammer when it shut off after filling the tank. I replaced the fill valve with a generic universal replacement for about $10 and it stopped. Again sometimes the simplest fix will work. Let me know how it works out.

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Turning on hot or cold water I get a loud screeching noise and very low pressure. If I keep turning the handle, I can get rid of the noise, but still low pressure.


It sound like you have sediment blocking your valve, faucet airiator or shower head (depending on what you're using). FYI: if it turns out to be defective all Moen faucets and showers have a life time warantee.

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these valves can be adjusted by removing the handle and adjusting the white gear that regulates the hot and cold that come out, try going more to one way if it gets colder then go the other way.

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You likely need to replace the Moen cartridge. There are clear instructions on how to proceed that come with the new cartridge.

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The valve is in upside down. Sounds like the shower head runs all the time and thats what fills the tub? The valve needs to be flipped OR the diverter in the valve needs to be switched to the other side of the valve. If this is a one handled valve it is installed upside down. UP is indicated on the valve.

The valve can be reused just turned over.

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