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Float Valve Replacement

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Post  keithm Mon Aug 02, 2010 11:48 am

The float on my boilermate has water in it with constant overflow. Does anyone know whether I can replace it with a standard spare from Wickes etc or does it need to be the "proper" Gledhill replacement. Cost at Wickes with new part 2 valve assembly is around £6, cost for Gledhill is around £30 inc PP.

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Post  mike Fri Aug 06, 2010 4:59 pm

Just buy a Peglar one from Screwfix.
Change the arms over as the Gledhill one is shorter.
All done.
Set water level low to allow for expansion
Mike

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