Why is my Flushmate keeps running?

Why is my Flushmate keeps running?

A run-on condition may be caused by insufficient water pressure, an improperly adjusted Flush Valve Cartridge, or a clogged inlet screen. Refer to “Installation Requirements” for recommended minimum pressure. Make sure the water supply valve is fully open.

Is there a recall on American Standard toilets?

The recall: The recalled Flushmate II 501-B pressure-assisted flushing systems included in this recall were sold individually and installed in toilets manufactured by American Standard, Corona, Crane, Kohler, and Mansfield. The flushing systems were manufactured between September 1996 through December 2013.

Should there be water in the tank with a flushmate?

FLUSHMATE units can emit a few drops of water inside the tank during the flushing cycle. This water collects on the bottom of the china until the water level reaches the height of the built-in drain. Normal level of water is about 1-inch.

Why is my flushmate not flushing?

Inadequate water pressure, an improperly adjusted Flush Valve Cartridge, a clogged inlet screen, or insufficient air draw may cause a weak, sluggish, or no flush condition. Examine the inlet screen and remove anything that may be blocking the flow of water into the FLUSHMATE® tank.

Does American Standard Champion 4 have toilet problems?

American Standard Brands manufactured and sold its Champion brand toilets with defective gasket and/or flush valves, a new class action lawsuit alleges. Lead plaintiff Robert Weiss claims the defect causes premature failure which leads to water waste and makes the toilet require frequent repairs and monitoring.

Why is my Flushmate not flushing?

Are there any recalls on Flushmate toilets?

The recalled model is the Flushmate II 501-B. These units were manufactured and sold over the last two decades and were used in both residential and commercial buildings. In 2012 Flushmate recalled more than 3 million units of its Series 503 Flushmate III pressure-assisted toilet system for the same reason.

What is a Flushmate® pressure-assisted system?

The FLUSHMATE® Pressure-Assisted system is a component inside of a specially designed toilet that harnesses the pressure from the water supply line to provide the energy needed to complete the flush.

What is Flushmate technology?

Flushmate’s pressure-assisted flushing technology offers powerful single-flush performance and water efficiency with no trade-offs. A complete resource for Flushmate equipped toilets, replacement systems, parts, tools, and accessories. The Flushmate advantage.

How many people have been injured by Flushmate?

So far, Flushmate has received 1,453 reports in the U.S. and Canada of the units bursting, resulting in 23 injuries—one that required surgery—and property damage totaling about $710,000. The earlier recall resulted in well over 300 incident reports and 15 injuries.