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Toilet flushes, but almost no water enters the bowl and

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toilet flushes, but almost no water enters the bowl and swirls around
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Customer: if I put blue toilet bowl cleaner around the top of the bowl, it only washes away in the 1-2 o'clock and 10'11 o'clock regions. The toilet was clogged and I plunged it, then discovered this issue, so I wonder if the plunging (or clog) could have contributed tot eh problem.
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Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Plumbing
Expert:  Rick replied 8 months ago.

You can poke a wire coat hanger into/under the flushing rim to clear out any clogged holes. Does the tank empty?

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