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Had the Moen L82691 installed about 2 weeks ago. It worked fine, however now it only produces hot water. Even on the cold setting the water gets hot.

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I think Moen is one of the easiest to work on and most trouble free there is. The only problems I have ever encouneterd with them is the mixing valve.This is the parts breakdown:
http://www.moen.com/shared/docs/exploded-parts-views/l82691pt.pdf
and a video
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J-SNBNijfQc
Of course you handle would have the set screw that holds it on. I would go to who ever you got the valve from and see if they will give you a new valve or, the video states Moen may provide a new one free. It's also possible, being a new install, that you may have had junk in your water lines that have now plugged the cold side of the valve. If you have some help, you may want to have someone taht can turn water off and on(slowly), cold first, and see waht kind of flow you have with valve out. Check for trash in the line and the valve first.

Posted on May 29, 2011

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