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How do I get then top of the cistern off? we had no water

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how do I get then top of the cistern off? we had no water today as Council doing installation works. Now the water is back on the Press knobs on the top are seemingly jammed open and the water is going straight through. So I need to get the top off and somehow free them .
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Plumbing
Expert:  Brian replied 1 year ago.

There are all different ways. Some the whole chrome round push button housing unscrews, or you will have a screw under the buttons with this type you will need to prise the buttons out with a screwdriver to reveal the screw. (they break quite easy so be careful if its this type.