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Old 01-08-2011, 11:46 AM   #16
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I would think that if it were a venting problem, the increased flow would make the problem worse as opposed to better.
Not necessarily. Running water through the traps breaks the "seal" and allows air to be drawn into the trap with the water, essentially breaking the vacuum and creating an internal vent.

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Old 01-08-2011, 10:09 PM   #17
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Yes, you are right. It was a partial blockage. A piece of plastic from repairs 10 years ago.

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