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  • Posted in thread: Toto Vs Sloan flushometer? on 11-26-2015 at 02:44 PM
    Sloan makes auto flush valves as well. The Optima are okay but can be troublesome at times.

  • Posted in thread: Toto Vs Sloan flushometer? on 11-26-2015 at 02:40 PM
    Sloan is your best bet. The manual ones even better. I have been servicing them for over 30
    yrs. Easy to rebuild.Not familiar with TOTO.The American Standard Automatic valves are a
    nightmare.We servic...

  • Posted in thread: What is leaking? HELP! on 11-26-2015 at 02:20 PM
    call the store, tell them to send someone to fix the toilet.You would be surprised on how much
    water will accumulate from a small drip gone unchecked. Dang nab-it. FRODO. Now you have me
    doing it. Res...

  • Posted in thread: Leaking washer machine faucet on 11-26-2015 at 01:47 AM
    I have not seen that particular valve before but boxed valves like that are usually a
    preassembled unit. they just attach the box to the wall and connect water below before the
    drywall is installed.So...

  • Posted in thread: kitchen sink drain still blocked after drano and snake on 11-26-2015 at 01:40 AM
    That black stuff on your snake is just decayed food and oily residue.That's normal for kitchen
    drains. Lavatory sinks are worse.Usually a foul smelling paste from the toothpaste and , creams
    and make ...

  • Posted in thread: Frozen cartridge issue on 11-26-2015 at 01:19 AM
    Does the stem turn on and off?Make sure the valve is open.You say a socket still grabs the top
    of the bonnet.If it slips try a gator socket.have you tried using a long breaker bar handle or
    an extensi...

  • Posted in thread: Relocating shower drain & raising toilet drain on 11-25-2015 at 05:05 AM
    That's not the closet bend I suggested. Use a street closet bend.The part sticking up through
    the floor is the same outside diameter as 4" pipe.use a flange that slides onto it. NOT INTO

  • Posted in thread: Leaking Sewer Line on 11-25-2015 at 04:42 AM
    I have made temporary repairs with a little plumbers putty and duct tape.Not sure if JB Weld
    will stick to wet surface.What ever you try can't hurt.Just don't use silicone. I likes clean
    dry surfaces ...

  • Posted in thread: What's next? Please advise! on 11-25-2015 at 04:30 AM
    :confused: Did you remove anything other than the handle?What brass clip are you referring to?I
    would think the chrome sleeve would just twist off.

  • Posted in thread: Tub LEAKING under carpet on 11-25-2015 at 04:25 AM
    My wife took a bath in our bath tub last night, .9943 but what about water on the wall running
    down?Old rotten or loose overflow gaskets are the most common leaks from bath tubs. I fill the
    tub half w...

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