How To Fix Common Toilet Problems

14July 2020

Keeping your toilet running well is important, and easier than you think. Learn how to diagnose and fix common toilet problems, like: a toilet that won’t flush or won’t flush completely, a toilet that won’t stop running, or a leaky toilet.

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  2. Well, I’ve done flapper valve repairs, handle replacements, chain replacements, and even installed a whole new fill valve unit. I felt pretty confident with those by watching YouTube videos from Lowe’s. But if I have to replace a wax seal or a whole toilet, I will just be calling a plumber! 🙂

  3. I hate my toilet, it holds barely any water. If I pour more water into the bowl directly, it siphons it back down to where it was. It’s not clogged and nothing wicking water out, it’s just a bad design. 1 more inch tall of water would make a huge difference. The water stops 9 inches from the far end of the toilet, so even if you sit back as far as you can, your waste still won’t be any more than like 25-50% submersed in water. Gerber 1.6 gpf. I checked other people with the same model, it had the same water level. What’s the point of a large toilet bowl if it’s 90% air? I didn’t buy the toilet, so I have no idea where it came from, so don’t assume i got it from Lowe’s, I was just hoping this video might have a solution besides the obvious correct solution which would be buying a different toilet.

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