A bath that will not empty...

Postby JaneGo » Fri Aug 03, 2007 8:10 pm

I have a dial that turns left or right to open the plug in the bath. This dial turns left and right...but does not open the plug! I have a bath full of water...what can I do to emply the bath? Help!
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Simply Build It

Postby DONFRAMAC » Fri Aug 03, 2007 11:41 pm

The plug assembly is just sitting in place, sealed by an "o"-ring in a groove on its rim. Below the chromed top the assembly is adjustable for length, so it needs lengthening to reach the raising lever. In the meantime, the plug can be just prised up with the tip of a slot-type screwdriver;-- a small one, and take care not to nick the "o"-ring, although it can be replaced.
The raising lever mechanism can also be adjusted.
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