Kohler 3 piece tank bolt set

Discussion in 'Toilet Forum discussions' started by eaton, Jul 7, 2006.

  1. eaton

    eaton New Member

    Messages:
    2
    OK I am definantly not a plumber. I went to Lowes and got a new kit to reattatch the tank to the toilet. :eek: I have 3 bolts, 6 rubber washers, 6 metal washers, and 6 nuts plos the triangle piece of rubber and Large nut.
    I am just confused on the order of washers and nuts. :confused:

    Can someone help me please. The bag is made in Tiwan and there are no directions.

    Thanks,
    eaton :)
  2. hj

    hj Moderator & Master Plumber Staff Member

    Messages:
    27,019
    Location:
    Cave Creek, Arizona
    order

    If there is enough room between the tank and bowl, then use a bolt with a rubber washer from inside the tank. Then a metal washer and nut on the bottom of the tank. Finally a rubber washer, metal washer, and nut on the bottom of the bowl to fasten the tank securely. However, if the triangular piece does not permit the nuts under the tank, then do not use them.
  3. eaton

    eaton New Member

    Messages:
    2
    Thanks hj

    That was what I needed to know. No leaks first time around. :D
Similar Threads: Kohler piece
Forum Title Date
Toilet Forum discussions Kohler Gabrielle Toilet-One Piece Sep 28, 2014
Toilet Forum discussions Kohler toilet flushing problem on San Raphael one-piece Jan 12, 2014
Toilet Forum discussions Kohler Adair vs Cimarron 1 piece toilets. Sep 14, 2013
Toilet Forum discussions Kohler K-3810 Santa Rosa one-piece toilet. Pictures and Comments. Class 5 Apr 6, 2013
Toilet Forum discussions Kohler K-3386 Rialto One-Piece Toilet, comments and pictures Jun 17, 2011

Share This Page