DIY Doctor

Main navigation

new toilet leaking at waste outlet

Postby geojul » Thu Nov 08, 2007 8:28 pm

I am fitting new toilet and when i conect to waste out let it leaks , just slightly a few drips from around where the rubber connector fits onto spiggot on back of toilet. I have replaced the rubber connector with new one and even tried three different makes of connectors but all have the same outcome, will not form a watertight seal with toilet. any ideas?? is it possible toilet is faulty??
Rank: Labourer
Progress to next rank:
Posts: 4
Joined: Thu Nov 08, 2007 8:05 pm


Simply Build It

Postby Mac-the-Wrench » Fri Nov 09, 2007 11:56 pm

Put a ring of silicone sealant inside the pan connector.
Rank: Apprentice
Progress to next rank:
Posts: 20
Joined: Fri Nov 09, 2007 10:48 pm

Display posts from previous
Sort by
Order by

  • DIY How to Project Guides
  • DIY how to tutorial projects and guides - Did you know we have a DIY Projects section? Well, if no, then we certainly do! Within this area of our site have literally hundreds of how-to guides and tutorials that cover a huge range of home improvement tasks. Each page also comes with pictures and a video to make completing those jobs even easier!

  • Related Topics