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I'm not sure what to do about the missing toilet cap. I don't know anything about installing them and when I moved in I saw one of the existing toilet bolts was missing a cap. I wasn't able to find an exact match online that matched the other side. My toilet is a"Sterling 1.6 GPF / 6.0 LPF" and was installed before I moved in.

Any suggestions as to how to fix this easily?

I have included a photo with the missing cap, a photo of the other side where there is a properly installed toilet bolt cap and also a photo where it states the name and type of the toilet. I have attached where the model number appears in a photo and when I attempted to fill that in, I was unsuccessful. Perhaps, someone here would be able to identify it? I also included a photo of the toilet itself in case it helps to have that visual. Can someone verify which toilet it is?

Thanks!

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Hello!

I'm not sure what to do about the missing toilet cap. I don't know anything about installing them and when I moved in I saw one of the existing toilet bolts was missing a cap. I wasn't able to find an exact match online that matched the other side. My toilet is a"Sterling 1.6 GPF / 6.0 LPF" and was installed before I moved in.

Any suggestions as to how to fix this easily?

I have included a photo with the missing cap, a photo of the other side where there is a properly installed toilet bolt cap and also a photo where it states the name and type of the toilet. I have attached where the model number appears in a photo and when I attempted to fill that in, I was unsuccessful. Perhaps, someone here would be able to identify it? I also included a photo of the toilet itself in case it helps to have that visual. Can someone verify which toilet it is?

Thanks!

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Hello!

I'm not sure what to do about the missing toilet cap. I don't know anything about installing them and when I moved in I saw one of the existing toilet bolts was missing a cap. I wasn't able to find an exact match online that matched the other side. My toilet is a"Sterling 1.6 GPF / 6.0 LPF" and was installed before I moved in.

Any suggestions as to how to fix this easily?

I have included a photo with the missing cap, a photo of the other side where there is a properly installed toilet bolt cap and also a photo where it states the name and type of the toilet. I have attached where the model number appears in a photo and when I attempted to fill that in, I was unsuccessful. Perhaps, someone here would be able to identify it? I also included a photo of the toilet itself in case it helps to have that visual. Can someone verify which toilet it is?

Thanks!

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Contact Kohler. From what I have found they own the STERLING name.
 

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And if you're concerned about removing the nut you can fill the cap with a bit of silicone caulk and place over the nut. The bolt and nut will be replaced the next time the commode is removed/replaced anyway
 

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Buy a pair and replace them. If the base isn’t compatible don’t remove the nut to change it. Fill the cap with plumber’s putty and shove it over the bolt.
 
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^ I gambled that the OP would be more likely to have a little caulk handy versus putty and that the silicone would help adhere the cap to what little is left of the nut.
 
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