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Composed of a bowl attached to the floor and a tank, this classic device requires a little room to take his ease. Its commissioning requires only a little precision.

Laying a traditional toilet

A traditional W-C is composed of a bowl and a tank. Generally, the flush mechanism is also provided. A W-C is connected to an evacuation of wastewater (EV) of 100? Mm. It is forbidden to evacuate W-C effluents with greywater (sink, washbasin, bathtub) or with rainwater. Some precautions are necessary to ensure a carefree evacuation.

Install the tank of a monobloc toilet

Install the tank of a monobloc toilet

Install the sealing washer (elastomer) on the hole of the bowl. It is not clipped or glued.

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Lay the tank on the bowl by engaging the two studs into the holes in the bowl.

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Insert on each stud a washer of elastomer, a metal washer and a wing nut.

Install the evacuation of a monobloc toilet

Install the evacuation of a monobloc toilet

Locate the axis of your bowl relative to the wall (here 45 cm for a space of 90 cm wide).

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Record this distance on the drain pipe then cut this pipe with a simple saw blade.

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Difficult access tip

You can use a flexible and extensible pipe to make it easier for you if the pipe is not easily accessible.

Connect the bowl of a toilet

Connect the bowl of a toilet

Most manufacturers provide a template. Use this one to mark on the ground the location of the fixing screws of the bowl.

Plumbing and sanitary: put a W-C monobloc: bowl

Position the bowl to insert the outlet collar into the drain connection.

Connect the tank of a toilet

Connect the tank of a toilet

Install a shut-off valve on the water supply and connect it to the tank (from below for some models).

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The flush mechanism is usually already in place. Close the lid and screw the control.


Video Instruction: How to fit a flexi connector.Great for use in fitting new taps,new wc cisterns ect.