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Old 09-25-2011, 05:04 PM   #1
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Water won't drain from tank when flushed.


My toilet fills ok, but when you press the handle, the flapper raises, but the water won't go down. It dribbles very slowly, but does not "flush"
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Water won't drain from tank when flushed.


Have you reached into the tank and lifted up the flapper?

Most likely the flapper is old and needs replacing.

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Water won't drain from tank when flushed.


I can see the flapper raise, the water just will not go down.
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Water won't drain from tank when flushed.


Reach in the tank and remove the flapper completely---then tell me what happens.
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Water won't drain from tank when flushed.


problem solved.. thanks
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Water won't drain from tank when flushed.


Good to hear it----what worked?
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Water won't drain from tank when flushed.


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Good to hear it----what worked?
Toy under the flapper was my original guess.

Would love to hear the actual outcome though.
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Water won't drain from tank when flushed.


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