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pop963
San Antonio, TX

August 29, 2009
12:29 AM

Post #6999535

When I put my shower on there's a water leak on the other back side of the shower.I have another bathroom it gets wet this only happens when the shower is on. I have noticed this. Ive tried to locate the leak it is small leak. Is there a gasket somewhere on the shower valve im missing? Please help!!!!
jerryhildebrand
Cincinnati, OH
(Zone 6a)

September 7, 2009
2:28 PM

Post #7035734

As you turn on your shower you add pressure on the pipe leading to the shower head. there could be a pin hole on the water line or a solder joint has failed. if you have tile on the wall remove one and take a peek in the wall or look in the wall on the back side . theres no easy fix with out get to the inside to repair it dont wait to long or it will begin to mold inside the wall

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