Remove the tank lid and perform a visual inspection of the toilet flush valve to start addressing any issues or problems the toilet may be having. Adjust the flapper or tension chain to ensure the flush valve is able to ... More »

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Fix a toilet that does not flush by turning off the water supply valve, removing the tank lid, lifting the flapper valve to drain the tank, removing the old chain, and replacing it with a new one. Then adjust the new cha... More »

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Investigate why the toilet is not flushing, then fix the problem. The parts to fix a toilet are easily purchased and installed in most cases. More »

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For a toilet that runs constantly or has a loose handle, look under the tank lid to ensure the lift wire is connected and unkinked, the flush valve is sealing all the way and the water level is not too high. If the toile... More »

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The toilet flush valve on Kohler toilet brands is in the center of the toilet fill tank. The valve comprises five different components, including the lift rod or chain, a trip lever, flapper, flush valve seat and overflo... More »

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Fix a toilet that does not flush by turning off the water supply valve, removing the tank lid, lifting the flapper valve to drain the tank, removing the old chain, and replacing it with a new one. Then adjust the new cha... More »

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While there are several potential issues that could cause a toilet to not flush completely, one of the most common is low water level. The float could be set too low, or the flapper valve could allow the water from the t... More »