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Detail drawing or manual to replace outlet washer in Fowler Romeo cistern - front button flush, very old.

It appears there are 2 plastic screws holding the outlet assembly to the base of the casing.

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Contact the manufacturer.

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SOURCE: I cant get to the washer to change it

Ok is this a standard toilet where the water reservoir tank is just bolted to the bowl with 2 or 3 bolts and is removed separately or is this an older style where the tank is elevated and connected by a long tube....at any rate...the flush assembly...usually just has the one large plastic or metal nut that retains the flush valve assembly....they get stuck in place afters a few years and just need a little coaxing...and have been APT/Home maintenance industry for 35 years in USA...I have never had a flush valve that needed to be unscrewed but that doesn't mean it isn't possible...so if I were a guessing man which I am generally not (I prefer to know exactly what I am talking about) just like I know that 99 percent of all threaded material in the USA requires them to be removed in a counterclockwise direction...

I hope this helps...if this is a different device altogether...maybe you could send a picture ....good luck....thanks for rating my effort.....the Fang.

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SOURCE: I have a Vitra dual

Have you tried to remove the outer ring by unscrewing it before you attempt to remove the buttons? I don,t think you should remove the buttons first.

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Not sure about your exact model, but while being more in the electronics / electrical / computer field, I have done a few home repairs to our toilet cisterns with the same fault.
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