Got my toilet back in service, thanks Terry & Jim...

Discussion in 'Toilet Forum discussions' started by tom-rad, Apr 6, 2010.

  1. tom-rad

    tom-rad Member

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    You guys know plumbing. Every bit of advice I found here was correct.
    The reason for the leak was the toilet was sitting on the flange, and I had used a 'No Seep' ring with the plastic insert. I did as your site recommended, used a regular wax ring, put it on the flange, set the toilet on it, all was well.

    I made a shim plate out of 1/4" plywood, with sheet vinyl top & bottom. Planning to get a piece of marble or Corian later on, but this works fine. The bottom of the toilet sits on the floor, not on the flange.

    Again, thank you for the advice.
    Tom:D
     
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