In this American standard flush valve replacement video, I show you how to remove and replace a vintage American standard actuating unit. Originally made from heavy brass construction, the modern replacements are constructed of plastic.
My recommendation was to replace the entire toilet but there were some obstacles in the way and the customer stated a possible bathroom renovation in spring 2022. I located a replacement actuating unit and proceeded with yet another American standard flush valve replacement. Enjoy the video!
Regards & Happy Plumbing!
American Standard 047107-0070A Flush Valve Assembly, 5.4 in wide x 0.7 in tall x 9.8 in deep
Last Drop Suction Gun – Suction Gun – LAST DROP
Oatey 15707 Hercules Block Thread and Gasket Sealant
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