Chicago Faucets MVP Metering Cartridge Repair Instructions
Step by step instructions for renewing Chicago Faucets MVP Metering Cartridges

Renewing a Chicago Faucets MVP™ Metering Valve


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Step 1 - Remove color coded index button from handle with small, flathead screwdriver.

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Step 2 - Insert 3/32" allen wrench in handle hole, loosen allen screw and remove handle.

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Step 3 - To adjust the flow cycle of the MVP valve, turn the adjustment nut clockwise to increase the duration of the flow cycle and counter clockwise to decrease the flow cycle.
* After adjustment nut has been repositioned, replace handle, push down and test flow cycle.**

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Step 4 - If MVP cartridge is to be replaced, TURN OFF WATER SUPPLY BEFORE  PROCEEDING. Using a wrench, remove actuator assembly.

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Step 5 - Grasp cartridge valve top with needle-nose pliers, remove MVP cartridge from valve body. Be careful not to bend pin. Remove filter screen from inside of body with finger tip.

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Step 6 - Place new filter, screen and MVP cartridge in valve body.

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Step 7 and 8 - Replace cap sealing washer and actuator assembly. (Adjust flow cycle as described in #3.) Do not over tighten cap.

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Step 9 - Replace handle, tighten handle nut with allen wrench and replace index button.



* While the adjustment nut can be hand adjusted, you may have to start the adjustment by using a wrench or pliers. It is important to grip the adjustment nut loosely so as not to deform or damage the nut.

** To properly test the flow cycle, the valve handle must be in place and actuated.

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