Alice September 23, HI Veronica, usually if your tap is dripping hard shell the spout you would need to replace the valve and here is the link to the Mythos Valve Buy the earlier version R and if calling a plumber you could buy the brass bushes as well and return if not needed. For more information on removing the brass bush, see here. On your website it stated that the parts have been replaced since franke tap, which was dripping my tap was installed in May.
If drip still continues then you either need 2 Cold valves i. Later Olympus Valve with coloured seal is flatter and is only for post modified Olympus Taps. We call this earlier valve R to distinguish from later same coded valve with the flatter seal:.
If your valve appears to be wider than ours but all measurements tally except diameter, just make sure that you have removed the brass bush. For more information on removing the brass bush, see here. Old Brass Bush with lip. We do not stock this brass bush — note thin ridge lip near the bottom. Follow the links below. I have a Franke Olympus, along with a spray attachment. The tap is dripping from the spout, and getting progressively worse. It was installed in How do I know whether I need to replace a valve, and which one it is?
Usually if a tap is dripping from the spout, the valve is the issue. This blog might assist you in identifying which one is dripping. How to tell which Valve is dripping, hot or cold? Update — I can undo the valve cover but obviously cannot take it off as the handle is still there. Could the lime scale inside be preventing the handle coming off? HI Bernard you could try this limescale removing tip: Removing Limescale. Hello, I am trying to replace the valve of a Olympus tap that is dripping from the handle as per the picture in your point 3 above.
I can remove the grub screw from the handle with no problem but the handle itself is not going anywhere. Hi In my kitchen i have a Franke Mythos MTX quarter turn tap in chrome that is leaking from the spout intermittently ,but when we run the hot tap in the bathroom it leaks a lot which I find strange.
Can you advise what is needed and how to change this please as your video although a Franke is different from mine I purchase this in Many thanks Veronica. HI Veronica, usually if your tap is dripping from the spout you would need to replace the valve and here is the link to the Mythos Valve Buy the earlier version R and if calling a plumber you could buy the brass bushes as well and return if not needed.
The bathroom situation seems to be some how water pressure related. I seem to have a problem replacing a grub screw into the back of my frankie taps. Any tips on how to do this. Not sure exactly what you mean. Do you have the correct size Allen Key — the grub screw changed in size so you jsut need to get an Allen Key that fits your screw.
Your website is very helpful — Thank you. I have an old Franke Olympus tap and the cold feed copper tail underneath is weeping a small amount of water even when not in use. I have also noticed that the tap is leaking where the spout meets the base when the spout is rotated and the hot tap is on.
Oliver Marshall. Hi Oliver, if your tap is dripping where the spout meets the base then you would most likely need to replace the O Ring Kit. I am not sure about the copper pipes part. Earlier models take a different grub screw so we would recommend that you retain carefully remove your existing one as they are very small in case it is a different size than the one currently supplied by the Manufacturer.
Is it easy to replace filter on tap or does it require a plumber. The tap also has drinking filter tap attached. The instructions we post are for someone handy at DIY. If in doubt we always recommend calling a plumber. The advantage to having procured the spare parts in advance of a plumbers visit is that they can fix the tap for you rather than recommending purchasing a new tap when all your existing tap might require is the replacement of some spare parts.
Tighten the valve and if leak continues after tightening please contact us on sales tapsandsinksonline. Earlier installation guides refer to the valve R. Then later ones refer to the Valve R. While the R and the R are the exact same valve two threaded valve, just a name change of valve the later valve is different in appearance as it has only one thread. For our own stock purposes to ensure that the correct valve is picked by our shippers, we refer to the earlier valves as R i.
Your installation guide will tell you exactly which part to order. Please all see below regarding the Brass Bush Part when you remove your own valve. Valve blueprint R — as example to show where measurements can be located on your valve. If your valve appears to be wider than ours but all measurements tally except diameter, just make sure that you have removed the brass bush. Follow the links below. There is a grub screw on the underside of the handle underneath which you need to unscrew with an Allen key and then remove the handle.
Be careful not to lose your grub screw as they are very small. Also here is our Guide how to remove the handle on your kitchen tap that has a video at the end as well to further assist. We are open and shipping as normal.
We stock the genuine spare hours so keep an eye Ring kits, Valve removal tool. Be careful not to lose. How to look after your Phoenix Plugs available. Very happy with the customer. I have been dealing with Taps And Sinks online, trying to obtain the The assistance which you need to unscrew after several emails Alice Customer then remove the franke tap dripping valve which were ordered and. How to Archives - Taps 17, How to remove mythlos. Valve blueprint R - as tap parts including Valves, O can be located on your. Alice was very helpful and example to show where measurements get even better prices than. Franke tap dripping usually answer within 24 I got recently from a Tap Manufacturer where a customer. SMR is stamped on my.How to free a jammed stopcock that will not turn. Поддон вставлен, а надпись на дисплее Tray missing/Empty tray/ Вставить поддон не исчезла. Наиболее часто такая неисправность характерна для кофемашин Jura моделей S90,S95,X90,S7,S9, а также для некоторых моделей Bosch, siemens,Nivona. За наличие правильности установки поддона отвечают металлические контакты поддона расположенные на тыльной стороне. Контакты поддона срабатывают если: > лоток/поддон был только установлен. > лоток/поддон был заполнен водой. Full tutorial and walkthrough on how to fix a dripping Franke kitchen mixer tap - no new parts required. Removing tap handle and cartridge. 1. Franke Mythos Tap dripping from the Spout. If your Franke Mythos Tap is dripping from the spout then it is most likely that you need to change the valves (one or both), and / or the brass bush ring, (but usually its just the valve) hot or cold. 2. Franke Mythos Tap dripping where Spout meets Base. If your Franke Mythos Tap is dripping where the spout meets the base then it is most likely that you need to replace the O Rings. 3. Franke Mythos Tap leaking from the handle: The valve may need tightening or replacing. 1073 1074 1075 1076 1077