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Extra thick wax

Posted by Raymond VinZant Plumbing Prof on February 4th, 2003 07:13 AM
In reply to Extra thick wax rings by eyces on February 3rd, 2003 10:21 PM [Go to top of thread]

Actually yes, that can happen. You can only squeeze so much wax into the 1/2 inch space between the bottom of the toilet and the floor. In addition, many of the extra thick wax rings use a foam inner gasket encased in wax, to give it the thickness. The foam does not compress like the wax would. You may have to reset the toilet with a standard wax.

It may be you set the toilet on something as well. Your toilet should be set level, so check it out.
Good Luck
Raymond VinZant

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