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This is called air hammer, most times this is caused by vibration when a water pipe is too close to a support board you can put in a hammer arrester or make sure pipes are away from support board .

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This can answer only by checking the system. Call another plumber.

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Is the tank cracked or is it leaking from the bolts that go through the bottom? If the bolts are leaking shut the water off, Should have a shut off valve behind the toilet, If not possible around your house. Mine is out by the road where the water meter guy can check it. But shut the water off and put 2 new bolts and gaskets through the toilet. Very cheap fix. under $4.00 USD

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perhaps at a good home improvement store or plumbing supply store .

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Your vent stack may be clogged. The pipe that goes up to the roof. Let's air into sewer pipes when you flush. A birds nest or something can do it.

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then you call a plumber and pay them . or you could search you tube for a video YouTube

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The problem may be the flapper that seals between the tank and bowl is leaking or the overflow pipe may have a crack in it. I wouled replace the flapper first and check the overflow pipe for cracks.
Hope this helps.
Bob

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Hello their is a product called Plasweld,it comes in a handy tube,
Carefully scratch along the crack to allow the weld to come flush with the surface of the shower tray,MUST BE PERFECTLY DRY!
squeeze into the crack and it will find its own level ,this produce actually welds the plastic together
Good builders merchants should stock this item.GOOD LUCK

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Make sure the water valve to the toilet is actually letting water into the fill valve. Turn off valve, remove from fill valve, run water into a pan to see pressure and confirm water flow. If water flow and pressure good, replace the fill valve.

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Try using one of these A product called Kaboom Bowel Blaster and let it sit in the bowl for a while, then brush clean. This worked for me when others failed. You can try muriatic acid as a toilet bowl cleaner.Again let it sit for a while then brush and flush available from places like Home depot.Sometimes the toilets are not glazed as well as they should be you might call it a defect I call it poor quality control.

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remove horseshoe shaped retaining clip. twist stem back and forth while pulling stem. if it still wont come out, you may have to buy a stem puller

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Probably a mineral buildup. Pour a bucket of water into the bowl so that the bowl flushes but does not refill with water. In other words you want as little water in the bowl as possible so it wont dilute the cleaner. Use an acid cleaner like lime away in the bowl. Let it set for several hours or over night,. then scrub with toilet brush. Lime away is fairly safe but try not to splash it on your clothes or yourself. Wash it away if you do.
You may have to repeat to finish the job.

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There should be a allen wrench set screw under the handle at the bottom. just unscrew it and you should be able to work it off...hubby is a plumber

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change the flapper on the bottom otherwise it runs on

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I think it's not a wise decision to clean a toilet fill valve, rather than buy a new toilet fill valve and replace with the old one.

Thanks.

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Your theory may be correct. I have found that replacement flappers vary widely in quality and lifespan.

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It's as simple as getting the right size vanity top and a tube of silicone

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