Have to hold handle on Briggs

Discussion in 'Toilet Forum discussions' started by Boiler_81, Jul 3, 2005.

  1. Boiler_81

    Boiler_81 New Member

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    I have a Briggs that I have to hold the handle on for a complete flush. I have changed the flapper and still have the same problem. The flapper immediately covers the hole once the lever is released.

    I suspect the homes previous owner may have installed the flapper when to toilet requires some other type of control. Is there a different method of controlling the flush in a Briggs?
  2. Terry

    Terry Administrator Staff Member

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    If you have the Korky replacement flapper, you may need to trim it so that the flapper will pivit on the two studs at the bottom of the flush valve.

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