American Standard 2037.100 User Manual
LEXINGTON 1.6 GPF
Thank you for selecting American Standard - the benchmark of fine quality for over 100 years. To ensure this product is installed properly, please read these instructions carefully before you begin. (Certain installations may require professional help.) Also be sure your installation conforms to local codes.
! CAUTION: PRODUCT IS FRAGILE. TO AVOID BREAKAGE AND POSSIBLE INJURY HANDLE WITH CARE!
NOTE: Pictures may not exactly define contour of china and components.
RECOMMENDED TOOLS AND MATERIALS
Flexible Supply Tube
1REMOVE OLD TOILET
a.Close toilet supply valve and flush tank completely. Towel or sponge remaining water from tank and bowl.
b.Disconnect and remove supply line. NOTE: If replacing valve, first shut off main water supply!
c.Remove old mounting hardware, remove toilet and plug floor waste opening to prevent escaping sewer gases.
d.Remove closet bolts from flange and clean away old wax, putty, etc. from base area. NOTE: Mounting surface must be clean and level before new toilet is installed!
NOTE: Distance from wall to closet flange centerline
must be 12" (305mm) minimum.
C/L OF SUPPLY
C/L OF OUTLET
INSTALL CLOSET BOLTS
Install closet bolts in flange channel, turn 90° , and slide into place 6" (152 mm) apart and parallel to wall.
INSTALL WAX SEAL
Invert toilet on floor (cushion to prevent damage), and install wax ring evenly around waste flange (horn), with tapered end of ring facing toilet. Apply a thin bead of sealant around toilet base.
POSITION TOILET ON FLANGE
a.Unplug floor waste opening and install toilet on closet flange so bolts project through mounting holes.
b.Loosely install retainer washers and nuts. Side of washers marked "THIS SIDE UP" must face up!
S A V E F O R F U T U R E U S E
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a. Position toilet squarely to wall and, with a rocking motion, press bowl down fully on wax ring and flange.
Alternately tighten nuts until toilet is firmly seated on floor.
DO NOT OVERTIGHTEN NUTS OR BASE MAY BE DAMAGED!
b.Install caps on washers. (If necessary, cut bolt height to size before installing caps.)
c.Smooth off the bead of sealant around base. Remove excess sealant.
INSTALL TOILET SEAT Install toilet seat in accordance with manufacturer's directions.
Before continuing, determine the type of water supply connection you have from
the chart below and use the appropriate assembly parts required to properly
reconnect the water supply. DO NOT use plumber's putty to seal these fittings.
These parts must be used as
Use existing spiral
illustrated to insure
connection. Use of existing
coupling nut may result in
washer may not
water leakage. Water supply
seal completely on
tube or pipe must extend at
spiral type supply
least 1/2" inside threaded
shank of valve (does not
apply to flanged tubing).
CAUTION: DO NOT USE
CAUTION: Overtightening of
CONE WASHER WITH
LOCK NUT or COUPLING NUT
could result in breakage and
PLASTIC SUPPLY LINE.
With correct washers in place (see Step 8a), tighten COUPLING NUT 1/4 turn beyond hand tight. DO NOT OVERTIGHTEN.
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a. If bowl fails to siphon, an
adjustment may be
required with the lift chain.
Simply remove the bead
chain from the retainment
clip (see Fig. 9A) and
take up slack on the chain,
and reinsert on lift rod.
Make sure the chain is not
Adjust water level. Water
level should be adjusted
to level indicated on tank
by adjusting float cup.
Turn on water supply.
See Step 10 for water
Adjust water to desired
level by squeezing
level adjustment method
water level adjustment
clip and moving FLOAT
CUP up or down along
PARTS FOR WATER
stainless steel link.
(SEE STEP 9)
(HAND TIGHT ONLY)
11 CARE AND CLEANING
When cleaning your toilet, wash it with mild, soapy water, rinse thoroughly with clear water and dry with a soft cloth. Avoid detergents, disinfectants, or cleaning products in aerosol cans. NEVER use abrasive scouring powders or abrasive pads on your toilet seat. Some bathroom chemicals and cosmetics may damage the seat's finish.
! WARNING: Do not use
American Standard shall not be responsible or liable for any tank fitting damage caused by the use of cleaners containing chlorine (calcium hypochlorite).
SEAT AND COVER
(INCLUDES MTG. KIT)
LEXINGTON REPAIR PARTS LIST
NOTE: "XXX" represents color options. Specify when ordering.
BOLT CAP COVER
Seat and Cover
Seat Post Mtg. Kit
Bolt Cap Cover Plate Kit
Actuator Button (Colors)
Actuator Button (Finish)
Water Control Assembly (Fluidmaster)
Flush Valve Wrench
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IF FILL VALVE SHUTS OFF BUT CONTINUES TO LEAK
SLOWLY, repeat Step 12.
IF FILL VALVE TURNS OFF AND ON DURING PERIODS OF
• The end of the refill tube is inserted into overflow pipe, below
water level in tank. Attach refill tube to overflow pipe using "S"
• The flush valve is leaking because it's worn, dirty or misaligned
with tank ball or flapper (replace with a new flapper).
IF FILL VALVE WON'T TURN ON OR SHUT OFF or REFILL
OF TANK WATER IS SLOW after valve has been in use for
• While holding a
• Replace TOP by engaging
some time, Fluidmaster Model 242 Replacement Seal may be
clear sand and rust from container over the
lugs and rotating 1/8 turn
uncapped VALVE to
clockwise. MAKE CERTAIN
Go to our website at www.fluidmaster.com for more
• Make sure water supply is
prevent splashing, turn
TIP IS TURNED TO THE
solutions to toilet problems.
off. Remove valve TOP by
water supply on and off a
lifting arm and rotating top
few times. Leave water
VALVE MAY NOT TURN
For troubleshooting information please contact:
and arm 1/8 turn
ON IF TOP IS NOT FULLY
TURNED TO THE LOCKED
down slightly on cap.
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workmanship for a period of one year. Units returned to Fluidmaster will be replaced without charge.
Always use quality Fluidmaster repair parts when maintaining your Fluidmaster products. Fluidmaster
shall not be responsible or liable for any damages caused by products used with Fluidmaster valves
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that were not manufactured by Fluidmaster, Inc.
® Registered trademark of Fluidmaster, Inc.
Does not flush
a. Water supply valve closed.
a. Open valve and allow water to fill tank.
b. Supply line blocked.
b. Shut off water supply, disconnect supply line and inspect all
gaskets and washers. Reassemble. Also, see Fluidmaster
maintenance. (see Step 12)
c. Flush valve chain too loose or disconnected.
c. Readjust chain length as required.
d. Sand or debris lodged in water control.
d. Shut off water supply. Remove cap and clean as per Step 12.
Poor or sluggish flush
a. Bowl water level too low.
a. Check that refill tube is connected to water control and
inserted into tank overflow without being kinked or damaged.
(see Step 9)
b. Supply valve partly closed.
b. Open supply valve fully. Be sure that proper supply tube size
c. Partially clogged trapway and/or drain pipe and/or vent.
c. Remove obstruction. Consult a plumber if necessary.
d. Supply pressure too low.
d. Normal supply pressure must be at least 20 psi.
a. Poor supply line connection.
a. Review Step 8a of installation procedure.
Toilet does not shut off
a. Flush valve chain too tight, holding flush valve open.
a. Readjust chain length as needed. Review Step 9a.
b. Flush valve seal leaking and/or deformed.
b. Clean debris from seal surface. Replace flush valve seal as
needed. (see Step 12)
c. Sand or debris lodged in water control.
c. Shut off water supply. Remove cap and clean as per Step 12.
If inspection of this
This warranty does not apply to local building code compliance. Since local building codes vary considerably, the purchaser of this product should check with a local building or plumbing contractor to insure local code compliance before installation.
This warranty shall be void if the product has been moved from its initial place of installation; if it has been subjected to faulty maintenance, abuse, misuse, accident or other damage; if it was not installed in accordance with
This warranty gives you specific legal rights. You may have other statutory rights that vary from state to state or from province to province, in which case this warranty does not affect such statutory rights.
For service under this warranty, it is suggested that a claim be made through the contractor or dealer from or through whom the product was purchased, or that a service request (including a description of the product model and of the defect) be sent to the following address:
In the United States:
American Standard Inc.,
P.O. Box 6820
Piscataway, New Jersey 08855
Attention: Director of Consumer Affairs
For residents of the United States, warranty information may also be obtained by calling the following toll free number: (800)
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