2022 1 8 nbsp 0183 32 how do i anchor it to the concrete Jerry that is just the problem that i have been asking how do you replace bolts that are broken and rusted off to secure toilet down I am installing a new bathroom in my basement with a cement floor and would like the proper way of installing a toilet How do i install the closet flange 2019 7 29 nbsp 0183 32 Broken toilet flange bolt Wife is mad Thread starter michael mullin Start date Jul 28 I do NOT see a broken flange you just need to clean it up and insert new bolts into the slots Thank you so attach the replacement 2014 2 10 nbsp 0183 32 An anchor bolt that has been effectively imbedded in the concrete tends to fuse with the material making it a lot more difficult to extract Utilizing a 2 by 4 as the middleman While it may appear this approach also relies on brute force the truth is that you actually have to be very careful and control your motion perfectly 2010 1 22 nbsp 0183 32 You can replace your toilet tank bolts when the toilet seems to be leaking or unstable at the bottom when in use This task is moderately difficult because it requires precision when lining the toilet up and placing it over the toilet tank bolts It is best to have some assistance when engaging in this task in order to make the job easier to accomplish 2021 3 4 nbsp 0183 32 You will notice the flange bolts fit into a slot that is wide on one end Flange bolts had a wide flat head that slips into the wide end and then follows the slot around When you do this examination you will realize why the toilet has

How do you replace a toilet anchor bolt Grip the top of one of the bolts with adjustable pliers then fit an adjustable wrench around the nut Hold the bolt steady while you turn the nut counterclockwise Once it begins turning release the bolt and keep unscrewing the nut If it sticks again hold the bolt steady once again with the pliers 2022 1 31 nbsp 0183 32 You could also try to snap the bolt off or if it will unscrew if it is rusted or corroded and use a lag type anchor with standard threads on top However for the wax ring to seal properly Id say best bet is a new flange You can get retrofit flanges that bolt down over what you have basically creating a new flange like if yours broke or the floor was raised by tile etc 2015 8 28 nbsp 0183 32 This video shows the process for removing the old unusable bolts and replacing them with new wedge anchor bolts in preparation for receiving a new Delphi Spe Broken Toilet anchor bolts Author Zcnoxin IL We moved into this house recently and the toilet broke as it was being removed i noticed the left side had no bolt at all and the right side bolt snapped clean in half I m not sure what the next step i need to take is as youtube and google only seem to answer if the anchors are slipping 2022 2 11 nbsp 0183 32 According to professional plumber Dave Jones quot A toilet flange holds the vertical bolts in place that connect your toilet to the bathroom floor quot When

2022 1 31 nbsp 0183 32 The anchor bolts almost surely attach through the toilet flange This diagram shows the general layout Click here for more detail That image is part of U S Patent 7069603 showing who knows what Here is what the flange and closet fitting have looked like in new construction for the last 20 years or so Hold the bolt steady while you turn the nut counterclockwise Once it begins turning release the bolt and keep unscrewing the nut If it sticks again hold the bolt steady once again with the pliers Complete info about it can be read here 2022 1 31 nbsp 0183 32 Remove the nuts from the anchor bolts Lift toilet mostly straight up You may have to rock it side to side or front to back to overcome the wax ring s adhesion while lifting To minimize water splashing on the floor keep it tipped forward away from the wall and set it out of the way Assess the situation Maybe you want to replace the flange or even install one if the Toilet anchor bolts spinning in place is one of the most common scenarios in an old toilet Even in a new toilet it could happen It requires fixing to keep the toilet stable This article will let you know the reasons for toilet bolts spinning and how to keep carriage bolts from spinning Bolt broke off bottom of toilet Author steve CA The toilet would need to be removed to replace the broken bolt The toilet needs to have it s water supply turned off the water in the toilet drain bailed out and then remove the nut from the remaining bolt Both bolts should be replaced and the bolts should be solid brass not brass plated

2018 4 21 nbsp 0183 32 After removing the caps you can now see the top side of the bolt that is holding the seat in place Under the toilet you will find bolts that stick out These bolts are tightened by wingnuts Use the pliers to keep the nuts steady Replacing the toilet bolts without removing the toilet in a normal situation Follow these steps if your toilet is rather new or at least if you feel It does not have 2010 7 14 nbsp 0183 32 Once you have removed the bolts you can lift the bowl and seat unit Rock it back and forth to break its seal with the flange and floor Step 4 Replace the Toilet Flange The new flange bolts should be installed into the slots on opposite sides Install the toilet bowl over the flange and bolts letting it drop exactly in place 2019 7 30 nbsp 0183 32 Removing Stripped Toilet Anchor Bolts Renovation plans that call for new bathroom flooring or a toilet fixture require removal of the old toilet When the old toilet doesn t come off smoothly 2014 2 10 nbsp 0183 32 The role of concrete anchor bolts consists of creating a permanent or at the very least semi permanent bond between the structure and concrete component Therefore don t be too hard on the anchor bolt when it refuses to budge it s just doing its job The more thorough the installation job the harder it will be to dislodge the anchor bolt from its position

How do I remove the flange that the toilet is anchored to One of the anchor bolt slots is broken I need to change the flange however it is all one piece and goes directly into the tank Mechanic s Assistant What s the make model year of your RV Coachman Catalina 2001 24 footThis type is troublesome since there is a tendency for the wood in the floor to rot out around the anchor bolt Buy and extra set of nuts and washers Install a nut and washer on the flange before you reset the toilet This holds the bolts in place and eliminates the stripping problem 2020 2 17 nbsp 0183 32 Hi The hinge on my toilet seat has broken but I m having trouble removing the whole thing to replace it it looks like a screw near the hinge has just sheared off The bolt underneath the seat is covered by a hard rubber or silicone nut bung that I m not familiar with and when I try to twist it with a pliers it s hard to get a grip on it Replace Seat for 1 Piece Toilet You would think replacing a cracked toilet seat is easy but nooooo not for a one piece toilet This is because there s no nut on the bottom side so Kohler amp others put anchors instead Thru the years of water seepage the two screws will be 2022 2 24 nbsp 0183 32 Most toilet seats require a 1 2 in socket The deep socket fits over the long bolt and grips the nut tightly Most metal bolts aren t covered by a flip open cover all you have to do is turn the nut counterclockwise Go ahead and