“I finally have the toilet on its side.”
there's no real room to get a grip on the nut, is there?”
I have an idea. We can use a clamp to squeeze the tank towards the bowl.
That should expose the nut enough to get the vice grips on it.”
“Hold on … okay, how's this?”
“I think the bolt is turning with the nut.
We need to hold the bolt somehow … ”
“I'm already using it!”
another pair of vice grips.
Two hours later …
How long is this bolt?”
“It's almost off!”
“And here are the other two nuts from the other bolts.
The tank is no longer attached to the bowl!”
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