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Leaking water tank refils about every 15-30 min.

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Check the flapper inside the toilet tank for alignment or you may need to replace flush valve unit.

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Why does the water valves continually pulse?


It's hard to answer such a general question. I will assume your reference refers to a toilet, and that 'pulse' is regards a recurrent slight refill action of the tank fill valve. If this is the case the cause is probably a slowly leaking flush valve. When the tank water level drops enough to activate the fill valve, there will be a slight refill action (pulse) to top up the tank water level. It will repeat until the leaking flush valve is fixed.

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If your commode is refilling over and over, you may have a Ghost Flushing problem. Even though there's no water on the bathroom floor, you likely still have a slow leak somewhere in the tank. To locate and identify the source of the leak fill the tank and shut off the water to the commode. Remove the tank lid and draw a pencil line along the top edge of the water line. Leave the water turned off and go back several times and redraw the pencil line at the water line. When the water stops draining see where the water level is. If the water has stopped just below the overflow tube, you likely have a siphoning problem. If the water drains to the bottom of the tank you likely have a flapper problem.<br />To correct the siphoning problem reset the the depth of the fill tube in the overflow tube. Fill the tank up, shut the water off, and recheck after some time. Repeat these steps until the water stops draining.<br />To correct the flapper problem gently lift the flapper and clean the bottom of the flapper and the flapper seat. Refill the tank, shut the water off, and recheck later. If water still leaks replace the flapper.

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I have a problem with the water in the tank leaks past something, maybe the flush valve assembly and the tank has to refill about every 25 min. I got a new flush valve assembly and changed it and put...


Hi keithn60...

I had the same problem one time with my toilet tank, the answer is to put some silicone on the seal washer between the take and bowl assembly and to use a level on the tank to tighten it just enough to be level and not leak.
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If the leak is from the tank itself, no you can not fix it. If it is a supply pipe and the leak is visible, in most cases yes. I would recommend you have this issue resolved very soon. If the tank has sprung a leak, it will be a matter of time before the leak becomes a flood.

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