Re: Poor flushing toilet
Posted by Terry Love on March 24, 1999 at 21:54:53:
In response to Re: Poor flushing toilet

: I have recently experienced problems with a toilet located on the 2nd floor of my (2) story home. When you attempt to flush this toilet there is not a
: good strong flush noise as the water level lowers in the bowl. In fact the water begins to swirl but stops about halfway through the flush cycle. The other (2) toilets in my home (on the 1st floor) flush well. I removed the toilet ran a 30' snake down the drain but did not hit any obstructions - I also ran the snake through the toilet no obstructions. I installed a new
: wax ring and reinstalled the toilet - the problem is still occuring... At the present there is a need to double flush the toilet to remove all waste. Any ideas??? Paul

Paul,
I would guess, that there is something in the trapway of the toilet. It just takes something like a comb or makeup pencil to catch things and make things slow down. A snake can slide right by these things. Terry




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