Help and Advice

Here our experts can offer help, advice and tips on a variety of different shower problems and questions. If you have a shower problem, the answer could be here!

8
Sep
It all depends on the layout of the shower you are replacing. Is the wall tiled behind the shower ? not always, this may involve additional tiling or a shower with a larger footprint. There is no magic one shower will fit all.   The Triton T80Z is recommended as a replacement for all previous models of Triton T80, T80Mk3 , T80i, T80si and...
7
Sep
Check you have good water pressure and flow at kitchen sink or outside tap,these are fed from the mains supply as is your shower. Check stop cock and shower isolation valves and are fully open Check inlet filter is not blocked with debris if above all check out then you will probably require a new flow/regulator valve fitted 
7
Sep
A common problem regarding electric showers is the pull cord Switch, we replace this with a 50amp switch manufactured by MK or Crabtree as the cheaper alternatives do not seem to last. Remember if the red light on the pull switch is on, it means power is getting to the switch but the switch may still be faulty, not allowing full power to reach the...
7
Sep
The mcb size must be equal to or the nearest size above the kilowatt rating of the shower see table below. Older type wire fuses are not recommended for electric showers   7kW = 32amp mcb 7.5kW = 32amp mcb 8kW = 40amp mcb 8.5kW = 40amp mcb 9.5kw = 40/45amp mcb 10.5kW = 45/50amp mcb