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Old 11-13-2013, 07:47 PM   #1
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water regulator

We use a water regulator, even if pressure doesn't seem too much , if we don't, the toilet fills up too much. So of course our kitchen faucet has very little pressure, all other sinks and shower are ok, just the kitchen. We had a new faucet put in but that does not help. Any ideas

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Old 11-13-2013, 07:57 PM   #2
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Use a watts regulator from lowes,homedepot not the cheap end of hose things you'll have better water flow and still have the same pressure.

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Old 11-13-2013, 08:22 PM   #3
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This one from Camping World works great and is on sale for a heck of a lot less than I paid for it: Adjustable Water Regulator - Lead Free - Valterra A01-1117VP - Faucets & Inlets - Camping World

And it includes a gage and all of the extra brass adaptors that may not be included with the one from HD (if you can find it).

If only the kitchen lacks flow, I would look for a restriction in the pipe, fittings or valve somewhere near the kitchen. I have seen the shut off valve clogged with debris left from the plumber not flushing the lines first.
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Old 11-14-2013, 08:32 PM   #4
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Low water flow is common at the kitchen because this is usally the farthest from the fresh water connection. There is a lot of 3/8" pipe between the fresh water connection and the kitchen facet. I agree a quality regulator will help improve flow, at least it did in my coach.
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