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to reduce the pressure on gauge of highflow 400 boiler do you

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to reduce the pressure on gauge of highflow 400 boiler do you turn the pressure valve clockwise or anticlockwise?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Andrew Smith replied 2 years ago.
***** ***** : Have you filled the system too much?
JACUSTOMER-pltjuw8a- : In attempt to raise gauge from 0 to 1.5 I opened the pressure valve.
***** ***** : You can drop the pressure by venting a radiator into a tub
JACUSTOMER-pltjuw8a- : it Incresed to 1.5 and continued rising to 3.
***** ***** : Is the valve off now?
JACUSTOMER-pltjuw8a- : i want to confirm which way to turn the valve to close it do that gauge will stop rising.
JACUSTOMER-pltjuw8a- : Which way do I turn valve to turn
***** ***** : The valve needs to be at right angles to the pipe to be off
JACUSTOMER-pltjuw8a- : Which way do I turn valve to turn it off?
***** ***** : The only way it will turn and stop when it is at right angles to the valve