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own2sphynx

05:57PM | 07/26/06
Member Since: 07/25/06
2 lifetime posts
Bvplumbing
I put cherry pits down my disposal and now it is hopelessly clogged. Here are a list of things I have come to discover about my &^%*(%$ sink. There is a reason everyone says it's everything but the kitchen sink I am about to throw it out the window.

1

The clog in beyond the trap.

2

We took the trap out so the water can drain.

3

Pipe after the trap is sodered to the pipe and has rust spots so we don't want to risk using a snake.

4

Plunging is causing the water to go into the dishwasher.

5

Pipe of Disposal is cross threaded and leaks.

Please Help

Water logged in PA


doug seibert

03:40AM | 07/27/06
Member Since: 08/10/02
842 lifetime posts
You can cut the soldered pipe and replace the pipes using a rubber boot/stainless steel clamps (Fernco)

And use a Shop Vac to attempt to remove the blockage.....

"...measure once.....cut twice....throw that one away and cut a new one...."

own2sphynx

09:49AM | 07/27/06
Member Since: 07/25/06
2 lifetime posts
I live in an apartment so I don't the landlord would like me doing that. I know it is the landlords job to fix this but I am behind on my rent and don't want the extra aggravation.
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