How to Remove an Old Toilet Seat?

Answer The seat is a component of the toilet that, though often overlooked, will often need replacement. Changing the toilet is normally a simple and quick task. However, if considerable time has passed s... Read More »

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How do I remove a toilet seat?

Lower the toilet seat and lid. Pry up the tabs near the toiler seat hinge, exposing the bolts that go through the toilet seat and the toilet bowl.Hold the top of the bolt by placing a screwdriver i... Read More »

How do i remove an old toilet seat?

PreparationClose the lid to the toilet. Open the two plastic covers at the back of the toilet seat to expose the toilet seat bolts.Locate the NutsPlace your hand under the toilet where the bolt for... Read More »

How do I remove an old rusted toilet seat?

Use LubricationHold the nut on the underside of the bowl with an adjustable open-end wrench while unscrewing the bolt that holds the seat in place. If this does not work, apply a liberal amount of ... Read More »

How do I remove rusted on toilet seat bolts?

Use a Penetrating LubricantPour or spray a penetrating oil, such as WD-40, on the rusted bolt, from the top and also from beneath. Allow the bolts to sit for several hours or overnight, and try aga... Read More »