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How to replace a toilet flush handle?
The nut that holds the toilet handle lever in place is reverse threaded. So, you鈥檒l need to turn it clockwise with your adjustable wrench to remove it. Then turn the new toilet flush handle nut counter-clockwise to install it. You can see the flapper inside the toilet tank here. A chain connects the flapper to the toilet handle.
How to choose the right toilet handle?
Visit your local hardware or home improvement store to find your toilet handle. You can either buy a handle for your specific toilet brand or you can get a universal handle that fits most toilets. Pick a handle that matches other fixtures in your bathroom so the room looks cohesive. 
How do you replace the handle on a toilet cistern?
Unscrew the new mounting nut by turning it clockwise and then slide the nut down and O-ring the lever until they鈥檙e completely off. 2. Slide the lever into the toilet cistern, the reverse of how you took your old one off by guiding it through the hole for your handle to near the chain clip.
Can you install a toilet handle lever without draining the tank?
You can easily install a toilet handle lever without draining the water from the tank. You鈥檒l just get your hands a bit wet. So, grab an old towel or rag to dry off on. Porcelain can be chipped and damaged pretty easily. You don鈥檛 want to crack or break the tank lid while working on another repair.