Delta MultiChoice 13/14 Series Ceramic Shower Valve Cartridge

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

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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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3 months, 2 weeks ago
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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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3 months, 2 weeks 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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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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3 months, 4 weeks ago
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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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10 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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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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1 year, 1 month ago
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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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i have a leaky shower it is a monitor single lever

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joe
13651 Southeast 54 Street, Morriston, FL 32668, USA
is it the cartridge, and what series is it likely to be 1300 or 1400

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13651 Southeast 54 Street, Morriston, FL 32668, USA
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Hi Joe, Thank you for your question. If you have a single handle faucet that controls only the water temperature and turns on by moving the handle counter-clockwise you will have either a 1300/1400 series or a 13/14 series faucet depending on the age. If the faucet is older than February 2006 it should be a 1300/1400 series that uses the RP19804 cartridge. The top half of the cartridge will be white in color. If the faucet is newer than February 2006 it should be a 13/14 series faucet and uses the RP46074 cartridge which has a gray top.
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Do you have to use the ceramic cartridge is this the only option for this cartridge?

If valve leaking do we replace valve and cartridge. Also what other parts do we need to order if valve leaking? Can we do this without cutting through backside of wall to fix if valve leaking?
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Haubstadt, IN 47639, USA
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Hi Lori, Thank you for your question. Replacing the cartridge should stop the leak in a 13/14 series faucet. The non ceramic equivalent to the RP74236 cartridge is the RP46074. The cartridge can be replaced through the front of the faucet. There is no need to cut into the wall to access the valve body. Here is a link to the How to Replace a Delta Tub or Shower Cartridge video:
http://www.deltafaucet.com/shopping...
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I have a leaking shower valve

My delta shower valve is leaking, but I can't not replace the cartridge. My shower valve is 1400 series installed before 2000, however, the part I found in stores were all for 1300/1400 series after 2005, which is longer and does not fit in the switch body. Can someone help me to locate the part?
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Hi Northern, We are sorry that you are experiencing a problem with your faucet. Your 1400 series shower should take the RP19804 cartridge. You can order this cartridge from your local retailer or wholesaler that sells Delta products. The cartridge is also available online at deltafaucet.com.
http://www.deltafaucet.com/repairpa...
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In installation, the hot water doesn't flow through the cartridge. Why?

The cold water works fine, but little comes out when only the hot water is on. Help
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1 year, 9 months ago
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Hi BW, Thank you for your question. Both the hot and cold water supplies must be turned on for the pressure balance cartridge to work properly. If only the hot water is on, water will trickle out at best. If both supplies are on and you are experiencing the issue there may be debris blocking the flow of water. You will want to flush the faucet if that is the case.
I have attached a link to a how to flush the lines on your tub/shower faucet below.
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Delta showerer dripping / leaks

I have several delta monitors in my home. It was built in 2005. Which Cartridge will fit my valve body?
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Lawrenceburg, IN, USA
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Hi Larry, Thank you for your question. The cartridge used in a 1300/1400 series faucet in 2005 would be the RP19804. The cartridge has a white or gray top and a blue bottom.
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