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I'm back i'm trying to determine where this leak is coming,

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I'm back i'm trying to determine where this leak is coming, there is never a sign of dripping water or it being even wet. I ran testing on the floor above and still no water but if I touch the spot it feels colder than other spots along the ceiling that are close by that are not stained does being cold indicate the presence of water

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That's most likely a bad wax ring or a leak in the pipes

Assuming we are still talking about the toilet

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
OK I flush the toilet two dozen times today and still no presence of water

Pull the toilet and replace wax ring.

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
My question is does the fact that it's cold mean there's a presence of water
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
It's cold but not wet

Cold in of itself doesn't mean water leak however that and the water line does. Drill small 1/4" holes that you can patch later. See if water comes out.

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