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Brand new 105c; water will not shut off when filling tank

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Turn the water off. Remove r=the top section of the fill valve. Slowly turn the water on while holding a cup over the open end of the Fluid-master fill valve. This is to wash out any debris. Turn the water off. take the rubber seal out of the fill valve cap and wash it under warm water. Replace the seal and reinstall the cap. Slowly turn the water back on. If you still have problems after completing this task. Replace the rubber fill valve seal or the whole valve. I do not think the supply line is the main problem.

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