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Friday, March 24th 2017, 6:39am

Author: felixowl

Orbit, 1 inch Jar type valve, not turn off, even when complete valve, including the body was replaced twice.

Hello Mrfixit. I just saw your reply, but after I had determined what the problem was and then fixed it yesterday. Yes, I was was working on the wrong valve. How stupid, but such is life and that is how we learn. I do very much appreciate it that you went out of your way to advise and try to help. You are one of a kind!

Wednesday, March 22nd 2017, 5:13pm

Author: felixowl

Orbit, 1 inch Jar type valve, not turn off, even when complete valve, including the body was replaced twice.

For months I have had a problem with a 1 inch Jar type valve that is on at all times. I had initially replaced parts including the diaphragm but then finally cut the tubing and put another complete valve with universal joints in case needed. It is above ground and is the first valve of three. All the parts are in including the spring. I believe that the diaphragm may not be seating correctly, especially since it is vertical. Unless someone has a pearl, I will need to buy a differentt type, like ...