The Delta shower valve is a very popular valve for home installations. It is one of the most common valves, virtually unchanged over the years.
The purpose of this Instructable is to illustrate how to change the cartridge of a Delta Monitor shower valve. The cartridge is the internal working part of the ...
1) Identifying the Delta shower valve: Look for a Delta logo. (if yours is a Moen, or Price Pfister, then it is not a Delta) The Delta valve comes in a variety of finishes, but all turn on by pushing the valve handle up. Rotating the handle left and right controls the temperature. Full hot is about 270° of rotation from off. If it's a tub & shower installation you'll have an additional button to select tub or shower operation.
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