Toilet wont flush right

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  1. plumber69

    plumber69 In the Trades

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    Toilet has a really slow flush. Pulled it brought it outside. Raised it up off ground and tried flushing it outside. Still slow flush. Auger goes thru easily. New toilet installed works great. Smashed old one, theres nothing in it. ?????
     
  2. James Henry

    James Henry In the Trades

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    Maybe the holes around the rim are plugged.
     
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  4. Reach4

    Reach4 Well-Known Member

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    and/or the siphon jet hole or path.
     
  5. Micky James

    Micky James New Member

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    There are several reasons to the toilet won't flush.

    • Unexpected clogging problem in the internal pipe or flange
    • Poor quality or defective toilet pipe
    • The lowest water level in the tank
    • A damaged or ruined flapper &
    • Inlet holes blocking
    You can find your solution here.
     
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