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Kohler Cimmaron Toilet Flush

Brand new toilet. With literally zero slack in the chain, I still need to hold down the flush valve for a couple of seconds to get a full flush. Is this normal? Don't know what else to try. I notice that the flush cylinder tends to sink like a rock after I relieve tension on the chain. I've got it set to 1.6 gpf. The Kohler installation instructions are not very helpful.
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You might want to check the flush cylinder, to see if it has water in it. It has to be water free, that way the air in it, lets it go down easier, during fill up.

Posted on Jan 23, 2009

  • Bill Batross
    Bill Batross Jan 23, 2009

    Some flush cylinders do leak a little from time to time. Unless the flush cylinder is not sitting right.

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