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Caroma smartflush is dripping intermittently into the bowl

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SOURCE: my toilet cistern is continually hissing

Hi I have exactly the same problem, in fact it could have been me writing this - 3 toliets fine, main bathroom hisses. The Geberit flushing ciphen on the left (the smaller one) has been replaced and there is still a problem. If you look carefully,the water level needs to come up over the lip of an opening on the Geberit part and this causes the valve mechanism to shut off and stop the hissing. It is fine for about 40 minutes and then the hissing starts again if you don't flush it. The reason is that the water level has gone down but there is no obvious signs of where the water is going. It could be that the central flush mechanism is leaking slightly. I am going to replace this part next. If I were you I'd see if you are getting any water leakage into the pan when toilet not in use to see if the water level in the cistern is going down James T

Posted on Oct 31, 2009

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SOURCE: after cistern refill outflow into toilet bowl

hi i would suggest your ball valve in the cistern needs ajusting remove the top of the cistern you will see the ajustment screw at the end fo the ball **** arm hope this helps

Posted on Nov 15, 2009

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First make sure it is not overfilling. The water level must stop before it reaches the overflow pipe. If it continues to run it will overflow into the bowl and continue to run. Adjust the fill level to the mark inside the tank. Make sure nothing is getting under the flapper and holding it open. You replaced the flapper so we know that is not the problem. Just make sure the flapper is centered on the drain hole.

Posted on Jan 09, 2010

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the flapper is not sealing or the water level is set to high and you will need to lower the float. you will not need any parts to adjust the water level and the flapper is under $10.00. Click on the bellow link to see the parts diagram. http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.hometips.com/articleimages/20070913131246_plb_toilet_componentsdiagram1.gif&imgrefurl=http://www.hometips.com/how-it-works/toilet-plumbing-diagram.html&h=428&w=353&sz=34&tbnid=-jD50OHr-goZAM:&tbnh=247&tbnw=204&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dhow%2Ba%2Btoilet%2Bworks%2Bdiagram&hl=en&usg=__WY8gJuebzTLRKmtC489ClS9UH3s=&sa=X&ei=AikpTJXJHIK0lQf66vSCCA&ved=0CBsQ9QEwAA

Posted on Jun 28, 2010

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SOURCE: I have a 1998 Caroma Reflections cistern p/n

the inlet washer needs to be replaced to stop the overflow, the washers are easy to get and cheap but trying to get the unit open to replace the washer is my big question at the moment

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When toilet is flushed and refills water leaks into the cistern.


Are you saying that water is running into the toilet bowl? If so, check the rubber flapper at the bottom, and the valve (tube standing up).

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Fixing a leaky toilet is actually rather simple, requiring few tools and just a little time and effort. In looking at Caroma toilets on Google, they appear to be just a standard type of unit, and should present few if any problems for yourself or any handyman of modest skill.

If it is leaking around the base of the toilet - where the toilet sits on the floor, the repair item is a simple wax seal. Here is a tutorial to effect this repair: Replace Toilet Wax Ring. The wax ring is very inexpensive, usually $5 to $10 USD.

If the water is leaking from between the tank (cistern) and the toilet bowl, the job is even easier, as it does not require lifting and moving the entire toilet. A good tutorial for that repair is here: How to Replace Tank to Bowl Gasket . The gaskets, new nuts, bolts and rubber seals come in a kit and also cost only $5 to $10 USD.

I am sorry to hear your Plumber insisted you buy an entire new toilet, but do remember he is in the business of making money!

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Firstly open the top of the Cistern(Where water is held)There are two most common Cistern internals ie;Ball-O-Stop(Ball on a arm connecting to valve). This one is easy, you just bend the arm downwards in the centre so that the ball shuts the valve at a lower level; The other type has a shaft(plastic) with a thread on it, connecting it to a "small bowl" that lifts up as water enters the cistern. To adjust the water level in cistern you have to turn the thread(Shaft) lowering the "small bowl" wich will shut the inlet to the cistern at a lower level. Hope this helps

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