traps are pulled open when other units drain

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Old 05-13-00, 01:54 PM
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I need help with my venting. when ever I drain Kit. sink, it pulls the water out of other traps, there fore letting sewer gas out
 
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Old 05-13-00, 01:57 PM
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I need help with my venting. when ever I drain Kit. sink, it pulls the water out of other traps, there fore letting sewer gas out


Put in a autovent, air admitance valve just past the trap under the sink, this will solve the sewer gas issue.

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Old 05-13-00, 02:15 PM
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Out in a autovent, air admitance valve just past the trap under the sink, this will solve the sewer gas issue.

Best Regards Plumber2000


should this happen with correct venting already installed?

 
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Old 05-13-00, 03:42 PM
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Originally posted by Plumber2000:
Out in a autovent, air admitance valve just past the trap under the sink, this will solve the sewer gas issue.

Best Regards Plumber2000


should this happen with correct venting already installed?


Nope if there is already a vent and it is plumed in properly it should not happen, call in a drain cleaning company and have the run the line through the vent.

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