Carbon Particles In Toilet Tank - Plumbing - DIY Home Improvement | DIYChatroom


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Plumbing

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-21-2010, 02:58 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 21
Rewards Points: 10
Default

Carbon particles in toilet tank


I have a large carbon filter on my water system that does an automatic backwash every 3 days. My toilet flush control seems to get plugged up every week or so, I have to take the top off, run some water and then replace it. When I do this I notice there are black grains in the toilet tank. I talked to a friend and he seems to think there's a problem in the carbon filter, the tube is not seated right.
Questions: 1. How do you replace the media in a carbon filter?
2. How hard is it to do?
3. What is a good source to buy the media?
4. Does my friend's assessment of my problem seem right? I'm thinking the grains in the toilet coincide with the backwashing cycle which tells me they are being flushed out of the filter during backwashing. What would cause that?

Thanks!
Bob

Advertisement

BobMac is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Toilet tank leans against the wall, leaks MBarker Plumbing 3 10-04-2010 08:28 AM
Leaky Toilet Tank Valve Tuckahoe Sparkplug Plumbing 4 07-10-2010 07:21 AM
Toilet Tank Movement dschucky Plumbing 2 05-04-2010 01:41 PM
Bubbles In Toilet Tank JCNimmo Plumbing 2 01-29-2010 09:11 AM
Toilet jpark Plumbing 18 01-05-2009 08:12 AM




Top of Page | View New Posts