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Discuss Dishwasher plumbing, got this so wrong :-) in the Plumbing Forum area at UKPlumbersForums.co.uk.

  1. ian.

    ian. New Member

    Watch from 13:25, whoever plumbed the dishwasher was having an off day!

     
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  2. Millsy 82

    Millsy 82 Plumber GSR

    I've heard of someone plumbing a washing machine with one of the self screw in DIY jobs into the gas pipe. Obviously didnt work so they put one on the right pipe and didnt say anything.

    Next tenant moves in connects up to gas and then phones us in. They then try to sue the company I worked for for not spotting it but as it was behind cupboards etc and passed tightness etc it wasn't going to be spotted. They didnt get very far apparently.
     
  3. Stu-B

    Stu-B Member

    Flippin eck! I’ve seen a gas fire piped into the cold water before.
     
  4. Millsy 82

    Millsy 82 Plumber GSR

    A company I worked for many many years ago had a couple of lads work for them who managed to get the cold and the gas mixed up doing a boiler install. They did wonder why they couldn't get any water out of the taps. The tenants of the Avenue had something to watch whilst sipping their tenants super as transco had the road up and compressor pumping all the water out.
     
  5. Rob Foster

    Rob Foster Top Contributor!!

    Back in the mists of time when
    ELM le Blanc started selling
    the 4.20 in Uk we wanted a bigger one so had a 3,00 ? direct from France, no english
    instructions so piped it up
    al la 4.20 on LPG. decorater
    asks what is the water doing coming out of the little pipe out of the wall outside and going miles. We had connected the lpg feed to the mains water somehow as there were no instructions ,, happy days
    centralheatking
     
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  6. bogrodder

    bogrodder Plumber GSR

    Reminds me of a time, I unknowingly connected cold mains up to the gas and filled the carcass up with water. Water come out of the gas fire and the gas meter turned into a round football.


    Ooooops!
     
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  7. bogrodder

    bogrodder Plumber GSR

    The customer/ scrounger was a Warmfront fortunate candidate. He was a total arse anyway. Spent all afternoon sucking water out with my wet vac and disced the meter off and called out transco.
     
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  8. bogrodder

    bogrodder Plumber GSR

    I was honest with the transco guy and was supercool, just popped in a new one whilst laughing his arse off:D
     
  9. OffshoreGas

    OffshoreGas Top Contributor!!

    That CJR guys electrical work is horrendous, I think I’d get my nan to change a CU before him. Doesn’t help the fact 95% of his videos are bitching about other tradesmen.
     
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