What could cause sudden, temporary drops in water pressure?

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      MasterPlumbers
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      When using our second floor shower there is regularly a sudden drop in water pressure after the shower runs for a few minutes. The sink and toilet in the same room keep working fine. Turning off the water and turning it back on will work for a minute then the pressure drops again! Any ideas?

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      SylvanLMP
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      Close the water disassemble the showerbody check for a corroded washer Or sediment restricting the flow .

      99.99999% of the times it is a bibb washer corroded NO BIG DEAL

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