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Water shut off sticks open

My American Standard has valve in tank (0915A) that sometimes fails to rise the final half inch needed to shut off the water. It never used to do this, and has not been touched. There is no corrosion or build up on the parts.

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Make sure that the float in not touching the side of the bowl. You may oil the hinge on the float. Lastly you may turn off the water , open the valve and see if any of the internal parts are swollen or enlarged interfering with the final rising of the float, and closing of the valve.

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