the toilet bowl will fill the bowl to a specific level to allow the trap to work properly and once the tank is done filling then you should have no water running into the bowl. To test and see if your tank is leaking into your bowl just put a few drops of food coloring in your filled tank and if you see the color in your bowl then you most likely have a leaky flapper or flush valve or can be your height of your tank water is to high and its running through the overflow or the fill valve is syphoning.
look inside your tank and see that the toilet bowl fill tube is connected and flowing with water when flushed. the fill tube is a 1/4-3/8" tube that is connected to the fill valve to the overflow and it should be spraying water down the overflow when the fill valve is filling. or Call a plumber
Inside the toilet tank there should be a small hose off of the fill valve that should be clipped to the inside of the fill tube to allow water to fill the bowl while it refills the tank after flushing.
Get/Make a bowl, then use it either on a sink, tap or a fountain to fill it up with water.
does the water level of a sink goes up or down after I submerge a bowl does the water level of a sink goes up or down after I submerge a bowl what controls the water level in a toilet
Because the water is see through and a toilet bowl colour is white/milky and a tank is also see through so the water is see through. Thhe water colour appearance is due to the colour influence of the container it's in.
That means that your toilet is clogged, or your toilet was clogged and you need to just flush once more.
Most likely, the problem is in the cistern (the thing behind the toilet bowl with the handle in it). If you think it's obstructed, lift the lid on the cistern and see if you can see why; otherwise, fill a bucket with water and pour it quickly into the bowl. That flushes the toilet and will serve until you can get a plumber to deal with the cistern. It will also help to keep the risk of disease low.
Bowl fills up but doesn't go down? The toilet or the drain is probably plugged. Try using a plunger on it or fill a 5 gallon bucket with water and pour it into the bowl as fast as you can without causing the bowl to overflow. A lot of the time, this will flush out the line because that is 3 or 4 times the volume of water that is normally used.
It's possible that you have a blockage, on the toilet line and the water is coming up in the tub to alleviate pressure. Or, your vent may be clogged causing what is called back syphonage, causing the water not to push out.
partially obstructed drain or vent, improperly installed drain or vent
You have a bad shut off valve.
The toilet may take so long to fill after you flush because the water pressure is so low. Generally, the water should fill up the tank in less than a minute.
In the tank there should be a small tube inside of the center over flow tube. This puts water back into the bowl. Sometime they can slip out of the clip that hold it in place.
it is below grown level have you checked the level of water in the bowl?if it is not up to maximum level the toilet will not flush properly to check that , fill the bowl slowly with water using a bucket or some other container until the level stops rising then mark this level with a pencil . then flush the toilet and let it refill if the level in the bowl is not up to the pencil mark you need to adjust the fill tube flow . there are two screws on top of the valve one for the tank level and the other for the bowl level good luck
Do you watch it not get filled up? There is a little hose inside the tank that helps fill the toilet when the tank is filling. It may be detached from the vertica pipe. < --- this answer is for the bowl not filling up after you flush the toilet There can be many reasons why the tank will not fill up and one of them can be because your chain that pulls the rubber flapper up to flush is either caught on something or the rubber flapper can be pulled to high and will not fall back down to close. Another is if you have a plastic cone flapper then the flush handle bar that slips into the plastic cone sleeve can be wedged against the toilet tank. another reason can be because your fill valve is clogged or the water is shut off.
Please don't tell me you already dropped a deuce in there after you bought it and before you hooked it up to the water supply. :O
You don't, it should com up the pipe joined to tank.
there is many different toilet tanks that use different fill valves but the concept is the same EXCEPT for pressure assist or (mostly in commercial buildings) flush valves which do not have toilet tanks. When water flows into the tank threw the open valve it begins to fill up the tank and while the tank is filling it is also raising the float which is connect to the valve and when the float raises to a set height it shuts of the fill valve by pressure from the float arm. Pressure assist toilets have pressure tanks inside the toilet tank and uses the pressure from the supply line to flush the bowl, I think they are the best toilets to buy if you don't mind the noise and if you have good water.
If your tub and toilet fill up with black water when you do your laundry, you have a blockage in your sewer pipe. Someone needs to remove the blockage.
YOU DON'TIt is pre determined by the seal of the trapBasically when the toilet is designed the volume of retained water at the bottom of the toilet is calculated so that it stops effluent gasses coming back up the stench pipe in to the toilet and also to stop waste that goes down sticking to the bottom of the bowl.
Usually caused by drop in toilet bowl cleaners. They also eat away the rubber flappers
Plunge it ...it's stopped up. Make sure there's enough water to cover the bulb of the plunger, arrange the plunger bulb in the bottom of the toilet and give it one or two hard shoves....that should do it
It sounds like you are ready for a flush valve replacement.
Depends on what type of toilet your talking about Gravity, pressure assisted, tank and bowl , flushometer?the water level goes up and makes the water go down the siphon and in to the pluming
Yes you do!!! you fill it up at least 2-3 inches above the bowl