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Old 06-30-2013, 05:11 PM   #1
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We are new homeowners and our first attempt at fixing a toilet is not seeming to be an easy one. After two visits to local hardware stores everyone is saying they have never seen this type of flapper and do not know how to remove it. Anyone have any suggestions. Or have seen this before.

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Pictures do not come up.
Just replace the whole step up and move on.
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Where is the toilet from? I ran across one from Italy not long ago---the flapper part was not available in the USA--toilet is now replaced/
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its a kholer which is why I am so surprised no one has seen this type before.
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its a kholer which is why I am so surprised no one has seen this type before.
I avoid Kohler toilets- but that's me
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Can you repost the pics?
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its a kholer which is why I am so surprised no one has seen this type before.
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Can you repost the pics?
Don't be so surprised...no pics to compare to.

Not really RE-post.....just post.
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You have to post pictures. How do we know?
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sorry I can't figure out how to post a picture without putting it in a weblink... Can't I just attach it?
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Click on the "POST REPLY" button.

Scroll down to additional Options.
Click on Manage attachments.
Click on the Browse button to select the pictures and click upload.
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sorry I can't figure out how to post a picture without putting it in a weblink... Can't I just attach it?
How to attach a photo to a post
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Is this the flapper.

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What you have is probably a Mansfield. It is most likely a cylinder with an integral flapper.

You need to go to your local Plumbing supply house and show them.
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This could be it
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