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How to replace floating ball

The floating ball that normally wiggles when the pump is running is stuck. How should I go about replacing the ball and gasket? The tank also has bleach water in it. I do not want to start unscrewing stuff and have a bleach water flood.

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Floating ball stuck in Chem-tech 100


I Googled it and there are several places, one thing I would suggest would be once you get the part numbers you need check Amazon.com and Ebay for competitive pricing chem tech series 100 parts Google Search

Apr 19, 2014 | Pulsafeeder Pump Repair Kit Chem-Tech

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Hear the motor to dishwasher turn on, but no water is running. I have checked to make sure that water supply is conected.


Open the door and look for the water level float in the bottom of the dishwasher. Make sure nothing is stuck under the float and wiggle it up and down to make sure it moves freely then try starting the dishwasher again to see if it fills.
If the dishwasher still does not fill you may need to replace the water inlet valve. If you have a volt meter you could check the water inlet valve to see if it is getting voltage.
If the valve is getting voltage, but does not open to let water in then replace the valve.
If your float is not stuck chances are you will need to replace the water valve.

Aug 02, 2011 | Dishwashers

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The is no water in the hole where the sump pump so why is it still running?


Hi,
The float that turns the pump on and off is bad or stuck...
Pull the pump out and check the float... if it shuts off the find out what was holding it up...if it still runs the float is bad and will need to be replaced...

heatman101

Mar 23, 2011 | Genius Switch Submersible Sump Pump...

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We just installed the Cimerron two piece. After flushing the toilet, it will not stop running. Water just goes into the over flow section.


  • The exact cause of a Kohler Cimarron toilet running non-stop depends on the exact model of toilet owned. In some, the lift chain connected to the handle can become kinked, preventing the ball seal from covering the drain completely. Just unkink the chain to fix this. In other cases, the float ball is stuck against the side of the tank, preventing it from returning to its normal horizontal position. When this happens, the toilet's tank doesn't stop filling with water. The excess continuously flows into the overflow pipe. Dislodge the float ball from the side of the toilet and this should clear the problem. Likewise, you might consider shortening the armature on which the float ball sits, so it won't become stuck again.


  • Read more: Troubleshooting a Kohler Cimarron Toilet ' eHow.com http://www.ehow.com/how-does_5017443_troubleshooting-kohler-cimarron-toilet.html#ixzz1CxKmz9ZQ

    Feb 04, 2011 | Home

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    When we turn our washer elite on it gives us a error of sud?


    susds error is a an fault error ....the machine has detected excessive tub pressure could be from not using "HE Soap ....if your are good but you might be using to much.... whens the last clean cycle you have ran to clean excess inner tub buildup on your washer .....

    1 #drain all water out of filter sump behind lower front axcess panel make sure washer is unpluged

    2# reinsert filter sump and and leave axcess panel off u make have to do this several times...

    3# now check black rubber hose that goes from pump to bottom of tub remove clamp check for any obstructions in bottom of tub clean float ball of debris and reinstall and reconnect clamp to buttom of tub..

    4# now pour 1 cup of vinegar directly in the tub where your clothes go and shut door( dosent mater what kind of vinegar or an affresh tablet

    5# plug washer back in now lets run a clean cycle or any cycle that usues hot water ....

    6# if unit suds code again this could happen a few times we need to flush out the buildup you may have to repeat steps 1-6 a couple of times....

    Jan 26, 2011 | Kenmore Elite HE5t Washer

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    Pump will not shut off


    Hi,
    Either the float has gone bad or the float is stuck...
    give it a kick or a slap and see if that dislodges the float...
    If the pump continues to run, open it up and make sure the float has dropped...if it has then the float will need to be replaced...

    heatman101

    Aug 26, 2010 | Flotec 1/4 Horsepower Sink Pump System

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    Dishwasher wont run water or turn off


    This sounds like the float switch is stuck or bad. You might be able to wiggle the float or float rod around to free it up. Otherwise you will need to check the float switch itself and replace. This is easy and inexpensive. This link will walk you thru checking and replacing the float switch. It may be a different model but the process will be the same. If you need a diagram or illustration of your specific model enter your model # there. http://appliancehelponline.com/dishfloatwaterinletvideo.html

    Jun 28, 2010 | Whirlpool 24 in. GU980SCG Built-in...

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    How to troubleshoot toilet sump pump?


    Unplug the sump pump. Bail out the sump pump to expose the pump's machinery.

    Inspect the rod attached to the motor on the top of the sump pump. Move it up and down manually to see if it moves smoothly. Corrosion will keep the rod from moving smoothly. Clean the float road with steel wool.

    Inspect the float ball. If it contains water, you need to replace it. Unscrew the float ball from the end of the float rod and screw on a replacement float ball.

    Inspect your sump pump's check valve. It has an arrow on it. The arrow should be pointing away from the pump. If it's pointing towards the pump, remove and reinstall the check valve.

    Locate the small weep hole between the check valve and the pump. Clean it out with a pipe cleaner.

    Inspect the impeller, which is the fan-like piece that sits near the bottom of the pump's tank. If it is clogged by debris, then it will not turn properly. Unbolt the impeller and clean away any debris you find. Reinstall the impeller with new gaskets and sealant. Locate and replace the mesh filter in the sump pump, since only a damaged or missing filter would allow debris to get near the impeller.
    Below is troubleshooting work, web link, through to assist you in that.
    http://www.plumber-washingtondc.com/articles/sump-pump-troubleshooting

    Jun 25, 2010 | Plumbing

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    Pump not kick in


    the float has a mercury switch and that is what will make it turn on and off.  this ball sounds like it is not working correctly.  you will have to replace it.  just the ball

    Jun 22, 2009 | Flotec 1/4 Horsepower Sink Pump System

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