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Flapper will not go down

Toilet - American Standard 6.0 Lpf 1.6 gpf
After a flush - the flapper will not go down - I can take off the tank top and just touch the flapper - and it will go down. Have recently bought the house (approx 5 years old) - toilet has not been used for the past 7 to 8 months. Troy Howard

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Troy, the flapper otherwise known as the flush valve is easily replaced. They are also very inexpensive. Sometimes they can become distorted due to the clorine in the water and won't operate in the same way they did when it was new. I bet this will fix your issue and save you money as well.

Posted on Mar 21, 2009

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