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Bath waste pipe leaking heavily outside wall

Postby Wes1980 » Fri Aug 20, 2021 11:05 pm

Hi, our bath waste pipe is leaking (gushing) on the external wall when we let the water go in the bath, is this easily solved? Drain not leaking under bath just the white waste pipe that comes out the side of my property Please see photo attached I have circled the pipe that is heavily leaking outside
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Postby stoneyboy » Sat Aug 21, 2021 9:33 pm

Hi wes1980
If the leak is from the white pipe the join will need reforming using solvent cement.
If it is leaking where the white pipe goes into the grey collar you will probably need a new adaptor.
If it is from the grey collar this will need resealing to the brown pipe.
You may get away with using silicone sealant on the offending join.
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