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Running toilet toilet won't stop running

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Flapper inside of tank is letting water by or flush valve is not stopping water and needs replacing check flapper on inside on bottom it attaches to the chain on lever.

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SOURCE: toilet running and won't stop.....it

When water goes over into overflow tube then that means 2 things.
The rubber flapper at tank bottom is good and does not need replacement at this point.
That leaves 2 possible problems.
1) The flush valve needs to be adjusted so water turns off sooner.
Flush valve lets water into the tank.
For example if you have a float ball on end of brass rod, just bend the brass rod so the float sits lower in the water.
If you have the 'fluidmaster' then a float rides up and down with water level. There is a metal rod with a metal clip. Squeeze the metal clip and move it downward on the metal rod.
2) If water will not turn off after adjusting flush valve, then replace flush valve.
Local hardware store sells the part and can help with instructions.
You need a crescent wrench or large adjustable pliers.
Plumber can also install the flush valve.

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SOURCE: My toilet keeps running and won't turn off

try re placing flapper valve located at forward center of tank.

Posted on Mar 02, 2012

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