Before installing the bypass valve, or
copper tube, be sure the turbine and
support are firmly in place in the
valve outlet port.
INSTALLING 3 VALVE BYPASS AND PIPES
Complete the following steps to install the three (3)
• Cut the house main water pipe where you will con-
nect the softener.
• Loosely put together pipe, fittings, and the three
• Place valve(s) within easy reach.
When all pipe, fittings and valves make a good fit
together, tighten all threaded joints (use pipe dope
on outside threads), or solder all sweat joints.
Install Plastic Bypass Valve
Install 3-Valve Bypass
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INSTALLING HOLDING CLIPS
Bypass Valve or
Clip Snaps into Place
Between Larger Diameter Rings
BYPASS VALVE TURNED DOWNWARD
3 VALVE BYPASS
Cross Section of Valve
Inlet or Outlet
Turn bypass valve upside
down to connect to floor