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I have a Moen YB2201 brantford toilet lever - but just the chrome handle, and a black plastic round piece with a square hole - I do not have the guts that make the handle make the toilet flush. I called Moen and they said that since they have a limited lifetime warrenty, they don't sell the internal hardware to go with it seperately. The warrenty is for the first owner - not me, so I asked if the parts rust or break, I would have to toss everything out incl. the fancy lever and start over? They said yes. I'm hoping there's a internal parts kit I could buy that I can attach to this handle, or a less expensive handle out there that I can purchase and swap the parts onto my handle. Any creative ideas are appreciated!

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Buy a cheper model handle and ask a welder to weld the new gut into the old handle.

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