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Leaking panel for soil/waste pipe

Hello, I have a leak from an access panel in my soil/waste pipe. I live in a flat and it only happens when upstairs waste hot water. I have tightened all the screws on the panel as much as they go but it still drops from the bottom.

4 Answers from MyBuilder Plumbers

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it needs a new seal.


Answered 20th Apr 2020

it needs good cleaning and a new seal


Answered 27th Apr 2020

New seal , plumbers grease & don’t over tighten it.


Answered 27th Apr 2020

Yes, new seal is good, but if you already have a "plumber mate" in the house then you need remove the lead apply this patty all around the existing seal and tighten it back.


Answered 11th May 2020

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