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Ultramax 1g runs continuously. I can see the float rise but

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Ultramax 1g runs continuously. I can see the float rise but the water doesn't stop
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Plumbing
Expert:  Rick replied 1 year ago.

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If the water won't shut off and the water is going over the top of the overflow pipe then you'll probably need to replace the fill valve. A Fluidmaster fill valve is your best bet. They are inexpensive (~$15) are widely available and come with good instructions. You could try adjusting the water level but some models are not adjustable. Here is a link to the manual for this toilet. Fill valve adjustment is on page 6