How do you unclog an Upflush toilet?
To clean your upflush toilet, pour 1-2.5 liters of non-acid Toilet Cleaner and Macerator Descaler into your toilet bowl. Switch on the macerator pump for a few seconds to enable the descaler to enter the macerator. Switch off the macerator again and allow the descaler to work for 2 hours.
How do you unblock a macerator pump?
To unblock the macerator, a technician will first turn off the power supply. They will then remove the lid of the macerator. The blockage will most likely be toilet paper or other waste that has become stuck in the blade.
How do you clear a Saniflo blockage?
If the return valve is blocked, then you will find that the pump is flushing waste out of the Saniflo, but the waste is then returning as it hits a blockage. To clear this, simply take your thin-nosed pliers, remove the lid of the Saniflo and clear any blockage from inside the return valve.
How do you unlock a Saniflo?
Clear any blockage from the inside of the pipe using warm water or a plumbing snake. Unscrew the screws at the base of the Saniflo. Pinch the two ends of the metal clip on the connector between the Saniflo and the toilet to loosen it. Pull the Saniflo free from the back of the toilet.
Can you use a plunger on a macerator toilet?
Using a plunger on a macerator toilet could damage the macerator system so if there is a blockage it will need to be taken apart and cleaned.
Can you plunge a pump toilet?
A macerator grinds solid waste into small enough particles that it can travel through your other waste pipes. Because of this, if you get a clog or blockage in your Saniflo, you cannot simply plunge the toilet to unblock it or you may damage the macerator.
Why does my Saniflo keeps running?
There are a few reasons for this, a running tap, a blockage in the Saniflo, a blockage in the Saniflo waste pipe leading outside, the membrane is damaged, the microswitch is stuck on or the pump blade has detached from the motor this would be accompanied by a whirring noise.
Can you adjust the water level in a Saniflo toilet?
The water level in the bowl is limited by the height of the internal trap down stream from the bowl. There is no adjustment possible. If the problem is odors, you can either flush more often, turn on the exhaust fan, or buy a different brand or model of toilet.
How do you clean a macerator toilet?
Pour 1-2.5 litres of Toilet Cleaner & Macerator Descaler into the toilet bowl. Turn the macerator pump on for a few seconds to allow the descaler to enter the macerator. Turn the macerator off again and allow to work for 2 hours. Do not flush the toilet during this time.
How do you maintain a Saniflo toilet?
The macerator does not require any special maintenance; however, to ensure many years of good service, we recommend that you clean and descale your macerator regularly. Saniflo descaler is designed to remove scale while preserving the internal workings of your device.