How do you unscrew a plastic nut?
How to Remove a Plastic Lock Nut
- Unscrew any fasteners from the bolt on top of the lock nut.
- Grip the lock nut in the jaws of pliers or a wrench, and gently turn it counter-clockwise at least one-eighth of a turn.
- Grip the loosened lock nut between your thumb and forefinger, and unscrew it all the way.
How do you remove Bemis toilet seat plastic bolts?
If you have a Bemis seat featuring the TOP-TITE ® STA-TITE® Seat Fastening System™, first open the hinge caps. Next, use the wrench to loosen the bolts, reaching below the bowl to hold the wing nuts in place as you do this. Remove all the bolts and nuts and then lift the seat off the bowl.
How do you unscrew a plastic nut that won’t budge?
Attempt to turn the nut by hand counterclockwise. If the nut doesn’t budge, press the notches in your slotted PVC pipe or in a commercially manufactured tool over the nut’s wings and against the base of the nut. Turn the tool counterclockwise to loosen and remove the plastic nuts.
How do you replace a quick release toilet seat?
Push the toilet seat into the quick release hinges and adjust it until it’s in the correct position. You may need to tighten the bolts further at this point. Once you have adjusted the seat correctly, remove the seat from the quick release and snap the hinge caps on top of the bolts.
How do you remove a hard toilet seat?
When it comes to removing toilet seats, the big gun is a drill with a 1/4-inch drill bit. Put on goggles to protect your eyes; then insert the bit into the bottom of a stuck metal nut that you can’t turn at the point at which it meets the bolt. Drill a hole straight up through the inside edge of the nut.