Delta MultiChoice 13/14 Series Ceramic Shower Valve Cartridge

Delta MultiChoice 13/14 Series Ceramic Shower Valve Cartridge
Model #:RP74236

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how do I get more hot water from this valve. It is warm but never warm enough.

We just bought a house with the delta 13/14 multi choice valve in the tub/shower faucet. The shower is never more than warm.
The video only showed cleaning the water line.
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How do I clean the cartridge?
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5 days ago
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Ken
Sedona, AZ 86336, USA
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Hi Ken,

Thank you for your question. You can adjust the Rotational Limit Stop to allow the handle to turn to a hotter setting. For help adjusting the RLS, please see our How-To Video:

http://www.deltafaucet.com/tools-re...

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Jon
2 days ago
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On the 13/14 series valve can the hot and cold be reversed without changing the piping?

Bought a house with new shower with Delta MultiChoice 13/14 series and the hot and cold are reversed. Is there a way to reverse this in the valve without changing the piping?
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2 weeks, 6 days ago
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Hi Mike,

Thank you for your question. To reverse the hot and cold, remove the cartridge, flip it over and reinstall. The hot and cold supplies will then be reversed.

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2 weeks, 6 days ago
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how do i know what series cartridge to replace my leaky one with?

leaky faucet that needs repair, and not sure what cartridge I would need.
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Age: 45 to 54
Gender: Male
Project Type: Replacement
Ownership: 10+ years
Skill Level: Intermediate
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bob
Milwaukee, WI, USA
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Hi Bob, Thank you for your question!
You have our Delta 1600 series tub/shower. The 1600 series is discontinued but we still manufacture some parts. You will need the RP1991 valve cartridge and RP4993 seats and springs to resolve your leak.

http://www.deltafaucet.com/repairpa...

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2 months, 2 weeks ago
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I lost the white plastic cap that covers the brass tip that allows the handle to move the temperature selector? Where can I get that part.

I lost the white plastic cap that covers the brass tip that allows the handle to move the temperature selector? Where can I get that part. It goes into the handle.
Topics: Assembly, repair
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Project Type: New
Ownership: 2-5 years
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3 months ago
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David
Laredo, TX, USA
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Hi David, Thank you for your question!
The disc does not have a separate part number. The entire RP74236 will have to be ordered.

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Brandis
3 months ago
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What Delta Bath and SHower Trim Kits work with a RP74236 valave?

The online information says 1300 & 1400 series. However these series trim kits do not appear to provide the temperature control that is needed with this cartridge.
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3 months, 4 weeks ago
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Hi Mike, Thank you for that question!
The rp74236 is the ceramic version of the rp46074 13/14 series cartridge. Any T13 or T14 series trim would work with the rp74236 cartridge.

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i am hoping to use the T14251 outdoors

want to use in an outdoor shower on an exterior wall of a heated space. Shower is covered and surrounded so minimum sun and rain/snow exposure. But it is obviously exposed to temp extremes. Can you use the T14251. Is Ceramic cartridge preferred. I will winterize the entire shower but could also pull the cartridge if that helps.
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steve
Sykesville, MD 21784, USA
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Hi Seve,

Thank you for your question. The T14251 could be installed outside if fully winterized. The ceramic RP74236 is designed to be longer lasting in applications with harder water or more debris. However, the pressure balance and temperature control aspects are the same as the included RP46074 cartridge.

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7 months ago
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Please let me know where can I find the cartridge shower valve in the picture.

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GEDEON PELLMAN
6701 Cypress Rd, Plantation, FL 33317, USA
i BOUGHT THIS PROPERTY 10 YEAR AGO, BUT IT WAS BUILD ON THE EARLY 80
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Project Type: Replacement
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6701 Cypress Rd, Plantation, FL 33317, USA
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Hi Gedeon,

Thank you for your question! The replacement cartridge for your unit is the RP19804, which will fit 1400 series units from before 2006.

http://www.deltafaucet.com/repairpa...

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Jon
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Do I use the spacer for Delta Porter model144984-OB-A?

The instructions indicate some models may....
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1 year, 2 months ago
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Hi Fix it chick, Thank you for your question. You may or may not need the spacer depending on how you think the handle and trim sleeve match up to one another. The spacer helps set up this distance between the 2 parts.
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my shower has a constant drip

I just installed a brand new (from lowes) delta 13/14 series in a shower renovation -

but the shower head keeps dripping - about a a couple of drops every 15-20 seconds apart -

I have not sheetrock yet as I want to resolve the issue before doing so...
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milton
long island NY
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Hi Milton, Thank you for your question. It sounds if some debris may have gotten into the cartridge during the installation. We recommend removing the cartridge and flushing the faucet to clear the lines. Make sure the valve body and cartridge itself are clean and free from debris. You can separate the upper and lower portions of the cartridge to access the seats and springs and insure that they are debris free as well.
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Do you need to turn off the house water supply prior to changing this cartridge?

We have had great difficulty keeping the knob on this assembly. After reinstalling and tightening the set screw every few weeks, the brass tip on the cartridge stem has broke off. I assume that I need to replace the cartridge?
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Hi Wade, Thank you for your question. Unless the rough in valve is equipped with screwdriver stops that allow you to shut off the water supplies to the faucet you will have to turn off the water to the house to change the cartridge.
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