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Model # 7301111-0070A

Internet # 203359919

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Champion 4 Flush Valve Seal Kit

$3.73 /each

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Meet the Champion 4, the undisputed leader in high performance toilets. With the industries widest 2-3/8 in. trap-way and 4 in. flush valve, it created a plunger free world for homeowners and virtually eliminated clogged toilet call backs for plumbers. The Champion will move a mass 70% larger than the industry standard. It achieves the highest bulk removal rating of 1,000 grams and will even flush a bucket of golf balls. Which means you can flush with confidence and never worry about plunging a toilet again.

  • To be used with the American Standard Champion toilet flush valve
  • Durable construction
  • Easy to install
  • Reliable performance

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Flexible 
Yes 
Hardware Included 
No 
Material 
Rubber 
Plumbing Part Type 
Gasket 
Returnable 
90-Day 
Shape 
Round 
Use 
Toilet 

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty 
Limited 1-year 

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Are Current Replacement Seals New/Improved?

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July 30, 2015
The gasket material in my toilet's original flush valve seal gradually absorbed water, forming blisters which broke the water-tight seal, causing "ghost flushes." Will the replacement seal I've just ordered (July 27) be an upgrade which will not absorb water and form blisters?
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September 25, 2015
Answer: 
Thanks for your response, Buffalo Tom. Truth is, I'd be content if the gasket lasted 3 years; mine failed after 4 months. I'm hoping that the cheapest fix is actually the best: piercing/draining the blisters and reinstalling the gasket. (I tried it and it's worked so far-- several months.) The rationale: surely the gasket, which is submerged in water 24/7/365, must reach some kind of hydration Read More
Thanks for your response, Buffalo Tom. Truth is, I'd be content if the gasket lasted 3 years; mine failed after 4 months. I'm hoping that the cheapest fix is actually the best: piercing/draining the blisters and reinstalling the gasket. (I tried it and it's worked so far-- several months.) The rationale: surely the gasket, which is submerged in water 24/7/365, must reach some kind of hydration equilibrium and stop absorbing water (?) Maybe at that point it lasts an average of 3 years (or longer)? The idea of a water-sealing gasket absorbing water itself is so stupid as to be comical; only the Chinese could have come up with that one... Read Less
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September 25, 2015
Answer: 
The ones offered by American Standard are the same inferior Chinese imports- designed to last 3 years before leaking.
Can't speak for the ones for sale at HD or Lowes.
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Thanks to the AS rep for his (disappointing) response. My flush valve seal only lasted 4 months before starting to leak. I do use a chlorine tablet in the tank and consider it to be indispensable, so I won't try to extend the life of the seal by discontinuing the tablets. (They've been around for years now, and most toilet parts manufacturers have updated their products to accommodate them.) My two Read More
Thanks to the AS rep for his (disappointing) response. My flush valve seal only lasted 4 months before starting to leak. I do use a chlorine tablet in the tank and consider it to be indispensable, so I won't try to extend the life of the seal by discontinuing the tablets. (They've been around for years now, and most toilet parts manufacturers have updated their products to accommodate them.) My two options for this toilet: 1) continue using the existing seal-- having punctured the blisters-- in the hopes that it has already absorbed its water capacity and will function normally from now on (it's been fine for the past 3 days), or 2) use the replacement gasket as a template to make a new gasket from standard rubber gasket material available at Home Depot. With luck, it will do a better job than the AS gasket.
Hopefully, American Standard will get its act together and upgrade both its OEM and replacement seals to be able to last indefinitely in chlorinated water (the way most others already have).
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August 1, 2015
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It is the same seal. The life of a seal is dependent on water conditions such as hard water, chlorine, etc.
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Is this the correct flush seal valve gasket for AS tank # 4266?

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November 12, 2012
Toilet runs about every 15 minutes, refills, and stops..
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September 2, 2015
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you need a tank to bowl gasket. If water is coming in the bowl, Its hard to see if the water is coming in. Put a sheet of toilet paper in the bowl at the back of the bowl you can see if water is coming in.
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I had the same thing happen to me. they sent me a ring with a flange. smaller opening, will not flush very well. The gasket that came with the toilet dose not have a flange. I hope I can find one.
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Rochester, NY, USA
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July 23, 2013
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Yes this is the correct flush seal for American Standard tank 4266.
At least mine is a 4266, I can't absolutely verify all 4266's.
My symptoms were toilet would refill every every hour.
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November 12, 2012
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The seal kit you need is 7301111-0070a.
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my toilet runs non stop. Is it a flapper gasket seal problem?

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It was for me. No external leak; running started sporadically, then became nearly constant. The second option would be the valve assembly-to-tank gasket, which is more involved to change. The third possibility is a cracked valve assembly, which I would bet is quite rare.
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If the water is constantly running, the setting for the shut off valve may be too high. Take the top off the tank and see if the water in the tank is flowing into the overflow tube. If so, you need to adjust the shut off valve height so that the valve shuts off before it reaches the top of the overflow tube.
If the water flow stops and starts again shortly thereafter, then it's probably the seal not Read More
If the water is constantly running, the setting for the shut off valve may be too high. Take the top off the tank and see if the water in the tank is flowing into the overflow tube. If so, you need to adjust the shut off valve height so that the valve shuts off before it reaches the top of the overflow tube.
If the water flow stops and starts again shortly thereafter, then it's probably the seal not seated properly, a defective seal, or defective flush assembly. The toilet has a ten year warranty, so if any of the parts are defective, contact customer service for free replacement parts. Read Less
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If the tank is loosing water then you would need a new flapper of flush valve seal kit.
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What is included?

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Peter
September 23, 2012
For this product: http://www.homedepot.com/h_d1/N-5yc1v/R-203359919/h_d2/ProductDisplay?catalogId=10053&langId=-1&keyword=american+standard+champion&storeId=10051#.UF8xh1EsGrl
Is this the gasket between the tank and bowl? Or is it the seal between the tube and tank? And if I need both of these seals, what would I order? Also, what is the little red seal for in the picture?
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This is the flush seal for an American Standard tank 4266. This seal is on the bottom side of the plastic 3-4" flush plunger that rises straight up when flush lever is pushed. The red thing is an "O" ring that is the shaft seal for the plastic plunger.
The package contains install instructions, 3"-4" blue flush seal, and a red "O" ring shaft seal.
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Joplin, MO, USA
December 4, 2012
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It is the correct seal for American Standard tank 4266 (Champion 4). Number is stamped on inside of tank, usually on back wall of tank. The small seal (o-ring) is a replacement for the one found on the cap you unscrew to access the blue seal (gasket). Recommend replacing o-ring when you replace the blue gasket.
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September 24, 2012
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Please contact American Standard Brands. You will need to order the flush valve and tank to bowl coupling kit.
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Rated 4.3 out of 5 by 82 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by right part for the job. Genuine American Standard part was an exact replacement and was easily installed. HD price was also very good. July 12, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by It Works This item works as advertised but should not be necessary after such a short time. The "Champion 4" can probably flush 16 golf balls but it also allows seepage after a few short months. Replacing a $5 part is not a big deal but seems a little premature. Also, a large complaint is that Home Depot sells the commode but you have to order necessary repair part and wait a week or so. You can loose a lot of water and and a lot of sleep if you don't particularly like the sound of running water off and on during the night. I guess I would recommend the repair part but not necessarily the commode. May 17, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Quick Easy Fix easy to install just follow the directions. Only rated value as good and likely Home Depot doesn't have much control over the price but based on what you pay for other more complicated flappers it seems the cost a this flat round ring is a bit out of line but HD was cheaper than other sources I checked into. As to quality it looks identical to the original and is working, just hope it lasts longer than the original. June 26, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Replacement worse than original! Easy to replace the original, however the new seal leaks worse than the one that was replaced!! June 21, 2016
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Replacement part It's a shame that you need to order replacement parts for current model toilets. Easy fix! May 31, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Quick easy fix Seal was easy to replace only negative was the part isn't stocked in store had to be ordered in May 17, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by America Standard toilet seal This did the trick and fixed the leak. Good value. Always check Youtube for possible installation hints of parts such as this. May 10, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by did not work, in fact made leaking toilet worse Supposed to be a warranty item, but we bought on Home Depot because of long wait when called American Standard. Replacement seal made the toilet leak constantly and ghost flush constantly, a worse result than what we were trying to fix. Finally got that to stop (more or less) by reinstalling old seal along with new one to double the thickness of the seal. Good toilet, but bad feature. May 3, 2016
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