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Discuss Any ideas how I remove this valve cover? in the Central Heating Forum area at UKPlumbersForums.co.uk.

  1. Jpl

    Jpl New Member

    hi, I have 1 radiator which won't warm up. Watched a few guides and think I have narrowed it down to the trv valve. Only problem is I can't get the valve cover off to check the pin. It's a myson valve if that helps, probably very old.
    Any help would be appreciated and thank you

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  2. snowhead

    snowhead Well-Known Member

    Push the black spring clip to the left
     
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  3. ShaunCorbs

    ShaunCorbs S. Mod Trusted Plumber GSR Top Contributor!!

    Give it a wiggle and pull should pop off
     
  4. Jpl

    Jpl New Member

    Shaun you are awesome. Was worried to pull it too much before but a good wiggle and a bit of force sorted it. Pin was indeed stuck and thanks to you I now have a lovely hot radiator.
    Absolute star
     
  5. Harvest Fields

    Harvest Fields Trusted Plumber GSR Top Contributor!!

    Surprised it came off in one piece to be honest.:p
     
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  6. SavageW

    SavageW Plumber GSR

    Weren’t sure you was talking about removing the TRV head for a moment :eek:;)
     
  7. firemant

    firemant Plumber GSR

    have you decorated (blue & white) recently :)
     
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