Shower problem - Repair Advice Needed Please

22 Sep 2004
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United Kingdom
Hi All...
We have a Mira Essentials Shower Unit
It's developed a fault. The water just trickles out and the 'low pressure' light comes on. This is intermittent, but becoming more frequent now.
It's also making a squealing type of noise when it's not behaving.
If you catch it in a good mood, it works fine.
Any idea what part/s are breaking down so i can replace them?
Can't really afford a new one at the moment :(
Thanks in advance
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checked the inline filter where the mains pipe connects to the shower at the top.
Hi seco services
Thanks for the advice - We do live in a hard water area, do you think that scale may have built up?
Do i need to drain anything or can i just check it?

Thanks Again
you have to isolate the mains water/electric to the shower.
then disconnect and check the filter.

but be careful when disconnecting the pipe as it will still have water in so cover the electrics below it.
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Just one more question before i tackle this (this weekend). I remember seeing a while back, some showers from the same manufacturer that simply replace the old type (all fittings/fixtures the same).
Can anyone confirm this and point me to where they are sold (just in case i completely screw the repair up ;)


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