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1. [Shop-talk] Loud Toilet (score: 1)
Author: marty sukey <>
Date: Tue, 18 Dec 2012 09:16:03 -0500 FILETIME=[36B1CF80:01CDDD2A]
I have a 12 year old house. Master bathroom is at the opposite end of the house from the water feed line. A few months ago the toilet in the master bath started hammering when flushed. Like a water h
/html/shop-talk/2012-12/msg00074.html (8,140 bytes)

2. Re: [Shop-talk] Loud Toilet (score: 1)
Date: Tue, 18 Dec 2012 09:32:50 -0500 7.0.1|January 17, 2006) at 12/18/2012 09:32:52, Serialize complete at 12/18/2012 09:32:52
Marty, Is there an "expansion tank" in your house? If so, drain the water from it (it should have an easy drain valve.) The expansion tank should be a small 10 gal or so tank (like one on a portable
/html/shop-talk/2012-12/msg00075.html (8,988 bytes)

3. Re: [Shop-talk] Loud Toilet (score: 1)
Author: "Karl Vacek" <>
Date: Tue, 18 Dec 2012 08:46:53 -0600
Sounds like classic water hammer. As the tank float drops, the fill valve opens and water flow begins. Might be that the new fill is just a little more crisp in opening, giving a quicker start to the
/html/shop-talk/2012-12/msg00076.html (10,477 bytes)

4. Re: [Shop-talk] Loud Toilet (score: 1)
Author: "Peter J. Thomas" <>
Date: Tue, 18 Dec 2012 10:14:03 -0500
I have a well and so have an expansion buffer in the form of a well tank. I have had this hammering affect because of the value oscillating. The valve opens and because of vibrations it briefly close
/html/shop-talk/2012-12/msg00077.html (10,445 bytes)

5. Re: [Shop-talk] Loud Toilet (score: 1)
Author: Battmain <>
Date: Tue, 18 Dec 2012 07:56:26 -0800 (PST)
Try reducing the water pressure. Either at the valve under the tank or at the main shutoff. You should be able to reduce it without having a noticeable effect on the other outlets. The only thing to
/html/shop-talk/2012-12/msg00078.html (8,951 bytes)

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