Last Activity:12-22-2009 4:12 PM
Posted in thread: Commode problem on 12-09-2009 at 02:19 PM
Well, I replaced the flush valve and the leak problem is fixed.I still have a dripping sound
though. After the commode is flushed, you can hear the water running out of the drain very
well. It's just ...
Posted in thread: Commode problem on 11-17-2009 at 02:43 PM
Thanks for the replies. I try that next.
Posted in thread: Commode problem on 11-17-2009 at 08:16 AM
^ That's what I installed with the ring cut off and using only the hooks.
Posted in thread: Commode problem on 11-16-2009 at 06:05 PM
The commode is a Gerber 1.6 gallons per flush. It's about 5yrs old.I have pushed around on the
flapper and nothing changes and surface of the seat is nice and smooth. The flapper is the same
Posted in thread: Commode problem on 11-16-2009 at 11:21 AM
OK....replaced the fill valve with a Fluidmaster 400A and also replaced the flapper again with
a better(?) one from the plumbing supply store.The tank still leaks out in around an hour. I
think I'll r...
Posted in thread: Commode problem on 11-13-2009 at 10:21 AM
The tube is clipped at the top of the over-flow tube. The water level is about an inch below
the top of the over-flow tube.If I pull up hard on the ball float, the valve shuts completely
off. If left ...
Posted in thread: Commode problem on 11-12-2009 at 07:08 PM
Update. I replaced the gasket between the tank and base and it seemed to slow the tank drain
but the tank still drains in about 45min to an hour.I've also noticed that the water running
out seems to b...
Posted in thread: Commode problem on 11-12-2009 at 07:55 AM
I researched (a little) the forum for my specific problem but didn't find a thread so I joined
and started a new thread....sorry if this has been discussed before.I recently replaced the wax
ring on a...