Kitchen faucet Low pressure until water gets hot

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Old 05-27-00, 02:41 PM
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When I turn on the kitchen sink the water pressure is very low for both hot and cold. After a minute or two, or when the "new" water traveling from the hot water tank reaches the sink all is fine. Pressure is normal. It has me perplexed

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Old 05-27-00, 04:47 PM
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When I turn on the kitchen sink the water pressure is very low for both hot and cold. After a minute or two, or when the "new" water traveling from the hot water tank reaches the sink all is fine. Pressure is normal. It has me perplexed

Emma



Could be loose stem washers or the areator is pluged up. try cleaning out areator 1st

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