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Optum VorMax Complete Right Height 2-piece 1.28 GPF Elongated Toilet in White

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  • Revolutionary VorMax flushing system even cleans under the rim
  • Includes decorative slow close seat with the EverClean surface
  • EverClean slows growth of odor-causing bacteria, mold and mildew

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VorMax flushing technology is the solution to maintaining a cleaner toilet bowl by simply flushing the toilet. Its revolutionary VorMax flushing system completely cleans the entire bowl, including under the rim. The VorMax flushing technology has been independently tested and proven to CLEAN 2X BETTER than conventional toilets. This helps maintain a tidier toilet bowl longer, so cleaning is a breeze. Source: Test witnessed by IAPMO R&T Labs comparing VorMax against conventional under-the-rim-water-dispersal toilets from major retailers.

  • Includes decorative slow close seat that features a seamless, concealing lid and EverClean surface which helps keep the seat cleaner longer
  • Optum VorMax flush technology cleans 2x better than conventional toilets
  • VorMax flush technology delivers a powerful jet of water that scrubs the bowl clean from top to bottom, removing everything in its path
  • CleanCurve rim design eliminates hidden, hard-to-reach surfaces where dirt and buildup hide
  • EverClean surface is super smooth and easier to keep clean, even after years of use; plus, the permanent EverClean antimicrobial surface inhibits the growth of stain and odor causing bacteria on the surface
  • Industry-leading flush technology saves water without losing performance. It uses just 1.28 GPF, a 20% savings compared to 1.6 GPF toilets; a 20% savings in water usage translates to money saving
  • Comfortable right height, elongated bowl is ADA compliant which can help make getting on and off of the toilet easier
  • Easy installation. Complete toilet includes everything you need for installation, including the seat and wax ring
  • Features dual-injection flush valves that open almost simultaneously, delivering water to the bowl in two ways, to the jet hole for a powerful vortex scouring action in the bowl and to the trap way to create the siphon which disposes of all the waste
  • Superior waste removal with a 2-1/16 in. smooth fully glazed trap way outlet
  • Chrome handle
  • 100% factory flush tested
  • Warranty: lifetime on chinaware, 10-year on all mechanical parts, 1-year on seat
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IS THERE ALOT OF POWER TO TAKE EVERYTHING DOWN, SO THERE IS NO SECOND FLUSHING OR HAVING TO USE A PLUNGER?

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Most definitely. NEVER a second flush, yet quiet.
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Better not fall in while flushing. It will take you down!!
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Single flush does the trick. And it is silent too. We used to store a plunger in the bathroom all the time due to the chronic clogging problem with the other toilet.
I am looking forward to a lower water bill.
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When this baby flushes, hang on to your socks. If you are flushing the toilet like it is recommended, then there will be no need for a second flush. Make sure that you follow the instructions when installing it, It gives you explicit instructions on how to set up the flush system. The water pressure is important in only that it fills the tank quickly so it is ready for the next flush. It is really great Read More
When this baby flushes, hang on to your socks. If you are flushing the toilet like it is recommended, then there will be no need for a second flush. Make sure that you follow the instructions when installing it, It gives you explicit instructions on how to set up the flush system. The water pressure is important in only that it fills the tank quickly so it is ready for the next flush. It is really great and it does self clean. I love it. Read Less
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Yes plenty of waterflow, two flappers 2" & 3" both open the same time. Replaced my (1.6, 16 yr old contractor grade toilet that always clogged. Older toilets had a 2" opening this is larger 2 1/8" also, older toilets are not internally glazed (smooth like the outside of the toilet, this is) I verified this after removing my old toilet rubbing my fingers in the internal opening it was like sandpaper Read More
Yes plenty of waterflow, two flappers 2" & 3" both open the same time. Replaced my (1.6, 16 yr old contractor grade toilet that always clogged. Older toilets had a 2" opening this is larger 2 1/8" also, older toilets are not internally glazed (smooth like the outside of the toilet, this is) I verified this after removing my old toilet rubbing my fingers in the internal opening it was like sandpaper inside, the new vormax is like glass inside. Water swishes like the video. Like the height and looks good too. Going to replace my other toilet as well with this unit. Read Less
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YES IT IS QUITE POWERFUL
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The flush is powerful and you certainly do not need to flush twice. Its tank however can handle 2 flushes per tank.
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December 10, 2014
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So far I've been satisfied with the flushing power. I've flushed twice a few times to remove skid marks only - and only a few times. I've never had to double flushed to take everything down.
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Yep, no longer needed (unless you stop it up with cloth like a washcloth or towel or sanitary napkin! But in our house, anything is possible.
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November 23, 2014
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This toilet has great flushing power and if you have seen the videos of Youtube it isn't a misrepresentation or overexageration. This toilet does what it says. It's the best toilet in my house right now. The cyclonic actions takes everything down the first time which saves water on multiple flushings. You will not regret purchasing this toilet. My Vormax replaced a two week old Kholer that didn't meet my Read More
This toilet has great flushing power and if you have seen the videos of Youtube it isn't a misrepresentation or overexageration. This toilet does what it says. It's the best toilet in my house right now. The cyclonic actions takes everything down the first time which saves water on multiple flushings. You will not regret purchasing this toilet. My Vormax replaced a two week old Kholer that didn't meet my flushing expections after I purchased it so now it just sits in the basement in a corner. I just wasn't happy with it. The Vormax is in a class by itself. I've had this toilet for almost a month now and the great flushing power keeps the bowl clean. You will love this toilet. I thought of getting a pressure-assist toilet, but I didn't know what it would do to the plumbing on my old house. Plus the toilet won't flush if the pressure-assist device fails. The Vormax is the next best thing. Read Less
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November 21, 2014
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This item is pretty new. I just installed it this week, but so far so good. Everything has gone down on the first flush and no skid marks. I've been holding out replacing a 3.5 GPF model because I was afraid the replacement wouldn't work as well, but so far so good.
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It does have a powerful siphon flush. Easily equals Champion 4 and Toto Drakes.
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Yes. This toilet is very powerful. It easily handles everything with no plunging.
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This VorMax is a very good flushing toilet and a plunger should not be needed.
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How do most people like the 16.5 inch height?

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In general, does the height to bowl seem better or worse than the standard height? I have never tried one of these raised bowls and I hesitate to buy one.
Another concern is the hanging flapper. Since I have my own waste system I can not have water leaking.
Perhaps that should be a separate question.
Thanks for any opinions on the height.
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June 21, 2015
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I love the comfort height. I began developing problems with my left knee and some days the pain is a bit unbearable. With this toilet, my bad knee is completely spared extra pain. If you haven't purchased this toilet, don't hesitate any longer. This is a great money-saving toilet. I'm still in love with it.
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I am 5'8" and it fits me just fine. It is not noticeably higher than the original until you realize that the fit is better. And it's NOT at all "elevated" like the ADA toilets.
This is a better idea.
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We like it much better! A lot easier to stand up.
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The Optum Vormax is 1.5" taller than our previous 21-year old Kohler it replaced. I actually like the slightly taller bowl height and find it quite comfortable to sit on. We're on a well and have had no issues whatsoever with sticking flapper valves.
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The height is a little higher than a regular toilet. I actually like the taller toilet. To me it feels like a better quality unit and I can see how elderly people would like this better than a regular height toilet.
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We really like the higher toilet. Unless you are really short, you will probably like it too.
There hasn't been any water leakage. The flush is very water efficient and no leakage through the valves so far. We have only had it for a few weeks so I wouldn't expect any problems at this time.
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This seat is a little taller than your average seat but it is very comfortable. I like the fact that you don't feel like your knees are at your earlobes. I feel like this seat allows you to sit straighter and keep your feet flat on the floor. I set and read a lot and I use my i-pad to look at new woodworking projects. My feet and legs do not go to sleep at this height. Friends with disabilities like this Read More
This seat is a little taller than your average seat but it is very comfortable. I like the fact that you don't feel like your knees are at your earlobes. I feel like this seat allows you to sit straighter and keep your feet flat on the floor. I set and read a lot and I use my i-pad to look at new woodworking projects. My feet and legs do not go to sleep at this height. Friends with disabilities like this height, they say it takes less muscle strain to sit or stand on this seat. I like it and the daycare kids can sit on it with no problem, Thats good enough for me. Best seat in the house. The float problem you mentioned is a very easy quick fix. I ran a wire from the float to the flush arm that allows the flapper to open and made sure that it did not interfere with the flush flapper on the other side. Problem solved and my toilet does not continue to run water after flushing because the float will not reach the other flapper anymore. Read Less
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i love the comfort height. I now only have comfort heights in all of my toilets. Everyone comments on the height and love it. Wouldn't be great if you have children. May be hard for them.
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Once you remember that the height is taller, and it takes a little getting used to, it is awesome. I have a bad back and although this sounds funny, it helps out a lot. I do have the issue with the flapper catching the float and causing the water to run, so unfortunately, this toilet is being returned.
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The higher seat makes it easier to stand from the seated position. For those of us in the aging population with knees that aren't what they used to be the higher seat is a definite plus.
I also have a private septic system as well as a spring fed water system so water usage is a concern especially in the dry months. The dual flappers don't seem to be any more susceptible to leakage than the single Read More
The higher seat makes it easier to stand from the seated position. For those of us in the aging population with knees that aren't what they used to be the higher seat is a definite plus.
I also have a private septic system as well as a spring fed water system so water usage is a concern especially in the dry months. The dual flappers don't seem to be any more susceptible to leakage than the single flapper systems. Read Less
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January 5, 2015
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It also comes in white and satin nickel.
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For adults, raised bowl actually feels better than standard height. My 4 year old however does not like it since he kind of struggles to sit on the seat. It’s a bit tall for kids. My local Home Depot had one on the floor, so I would recommend checking out at your local store and see if it works out for you.
About your concern on leakage, I am not sure what exactly you mean by that. I have not experienced
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For adults, raised bowl actually feels better than standard height. My 4 year old however does not like it since he kind of struggles to sit on the seat. It’s a bit tall for kids. My local Home Depot had one on the floor, so I would recommend checking out at your local store and see if it works out for you.
About your concern on leakage, I am not sure what exactly you mean by that. I have not experienced any water leakage. The tank releases water, toilet gets flushed perfectly and then the tank refills again. But there is no leakage or constant running water at all.
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It was a bit weird changing from regular height (about 15") to "comfort" height (about 16 1/2"). Now that I have become accustomed to the comfort height, it's even more weird when I use a standard height. I really like the comfort height....I would not go back to the standard height. In fact, comfort height may very well be the standard soon. At one time, comfort height was called "handicap" height. Read More
It was a bit weird changing from regular height (about 15") to "comfort" height (about 16 1/2"). Now that I have become accustomed to the comfort height, it's even more weird when I use a standard height. I really like the comfort height....I would not go back to the standard height. In fact, comfort height may very well be the standard soon. At one time, comfort height was called "handicap" height. There are some trade-offs, though. For one, you might want to stay with the shorter height if you have toddlers. The higher the toilet, the scarier it can be for them. Also, if you have any medical issues with your bowels, you might want to stay with the shorter toilet. (The shorter height toilets facilitate a more ideal position for this.) On the plus side for the comfort height, it is easier getting up because it's higher...this is important for us aging baby boomers.
I'm not quite sure about your "flapper" question. A flapper system on a toilet is a very old and dependable system. A leaking flapper is not an acceptable function of any toilet. Any flappers that leak should be replaced ASAP because of water waste. The only issue I have with this toilet is the fact that it has two flappers with linkage between them. The linkage connects both flappers to one arm lever and it's a bit stiffer to flush. You do get use to this providing you don't have other (different) toilets in your house. Read Less
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Flapper gets stuck

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I read 2 reviews which mentioned a flapper getting stuck and caused the water to run. Is there something that can be done on installation to prevent this?
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EASY FIX....tighten the nut on the dual flapper hanger bringing the chains up KEEP FLUSH TESTING and at a certain point it wont catch anymore,it says how to do this in the directions,as an added bonus it flushes quicker and uses even less water as it creates a faster initial water dump ,and quicker flapper close.
THIS TOILET WORKS AMAZING.....SINGLE FLUSH GUARANTEED.....NO NEED FOR PLUNGER
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EASY FIX....tighten the nut on the dual flapper hanger bringing the chains up KEEP FLUSH TESTING and at a certain point it wont catch anymore,it says how to do this in the directions,as an added bonus it flushes quicker and uses even less water as it creates a faster initial water dump ,and quicker flapper close.
THIS TOILET WORKS AMAZING.....SINGLE FLUSH GUARANTEED.....NO NEED FOR PLUNGER ........EVER.
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If you are having a problem with the flapper getting stuck, call American Standard Technical Support at 1-800-442-1902. They will send you a replacement part and and handle in less than a week You can install it yourself. No need to call - and pay for - a plumber. Thank you Pam for all of your help. Thanks to your patience and assistance and, based on your information that the newer models do not have Read More
If you are having a problem with the flapper getting stuck, call American Standard Technical Support at 1-800-442-1902. They will send you a replacement part and and handle in less than a week You can install it yourself. No need to call - and pay for - a plumber. Thank you Pam for all of your help. Thanks to your patience and assistance and, based on your information that the newer models do not have this problem, I am going ahead with my plans to order another one of these toilets for my upstairs bathroom. Read Less
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I have installed three of these toilets and love them. I bought the first two in July of 2015; however, I immediately had trouble with the flapper sticking. I called American Standard and they told me there was a retrofit for the problem and the immediately sent me the whole assembly which was easy to replace. I forget the color of the cross-bar on the original defective ones, but the replacement is Read More
I have installed three of these toilets and love them. I bought the first two in July of 2015; however, I immediately had trouble with the flapper sticking. I called American Standard and they told me there was a retrofit for the problem and the immediately sent me the whole assembly which was easy to replace. I forget the color of the cross-bar on the original defective ones, but the replacement is colored red. Once I installed the new one, I've had no more problems. At Thanksgiving I installed one for my mother and it came with the new style flapper valves.
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Installed a Vormax about a month ago. Immediately had issues with the flapper getting stuck and running constantly. Called AS support and they sent a new tank. Just installed it but there is no physical difference between the two. Flapper system is the same and will have to use it for awhile and see what happens. Might have to modify it myself if AS cannot provide an adequate solution.
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I have not had any problems with the flapper getting stuck. This toilet doesn't use a normal valve and flapper system, so if it does become a problem, the parts could be expensive.
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January 15, 2015
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It would be best if you were to contact our technical support department for assistance. we have a dedicated team that will assist you in addressing any issue you may be experiencing.
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I had this same problem on mine when I first got it. The float drifts over to the flush flapper and when the water drops it becomes lodged in the opening. I corrected this with a small wire running from the flush arm that has the float on it to the float and pulling it shorter so it will not interfere with the other flapper. I have had no problems since doing that. I have a daycare/school in our home and Read More
I had this same problem on mine when I first got it. The float drifts over to the flush flapper and when the water drops it becomes lodged in the opening. I corrected this with a small wire running from the flush arm that has the float on it to the float and pulling it shorter so it will not interfere with the other flapper. I have had no problems since doing that. I have a daycare/school in our home and with all the little ones flushing the stool, I could not afford to have the water continually run. This is my fix and it works great.
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Mine has this issue. The float gets caught up with the larger flapper and causes the toilet to run water continuously til you lift the tank and untangle the crazy contraption. Usually about every 4th or 5th flush ends in this... it has to be returned. Simply can not trust this setup with wife and kids in the house.
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I have 3 bathrooms and I have installed this toilet in 2 and have ordered for 3rd one. I have been using it for almost 3 months now and both toilets had no leakage/water running issues at all. I installed it myself and it has worked just as it should.
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I hear ya...I replied to your earlier Q stating that I had experienced this in 1 of the 3 I have installed in my house. At that point I had not really dug into it but today it happened 5 times on this toilet!
On 4 of the 5 occasions it looks like the long black plastic screw gets tangled up in the top portion of the red flapper (see attached pic) On the 5th occasion it looked like the floating piece
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I hear ya...I replied to your earlier Q stating that I had experienced this in 1 of the 3 I have installed in my house. At that point I had not really dug into it but today it happened 5 times on this toilet!
On 4 of the 5 occasions it looks like the long black plastic screw gets tangled up in the top portion of the red flapper (see attached pic) On the 5th occasion it looked like the floating piece attached to the red flapper somehow gets tangled up with the other mess of chains and junk.
For now I am going to see what I can do to shorten the black screw in the hopes it wont keep getting caught on the red flapper (or look at a way to keep the red flapper from rising up to high and catching the screw).
If that doesn't work I'll call AS as this is upsetting for an otherwise great toilet....can't believe they didn't discover/fix this in trial runs.
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In a word, no. I have an issue with this, even though it has only happened twice. It has caused me to have a lack of confidence and, consequently, I'm concerned that it will continue to run after I've left the bathroom. I think the linkage could have been a simpler design, but it's not. I'm still happy with the toilet, just not as happy as most of the other reviewers.
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Unfortunately I can't answer this either however I am interested in the responses to your question.
I bought 3 of these. Two perform flawlessly, however the 3rd has started doing what you describe.
All I have to do is go in there and gently touch the lever and push it up and that seems to do it.
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Unfortunately I can't answer this either however I am interested in the responses to your question.
I bought 3 of these. Two perform flawlessly, however the 3rd has started doing what you describe.
All I have to do is go in there and gently touch the lever and push it up and that seems to do it.
I took a look inside the toilet and it appears the chain gets twisted on the red flapper sometimes...looks like it gets tangled up with the small black float. I need to look at it closer next time but I was thinking about making the chain more taught on the red flapper and see if that did anything. Read Less
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In my case I had to adjust that screw in the middle lower than what the directions said to do. Then later after sending a email to AS they sent me a new tank. They also contacted me from the review I left. But calling in didn't get me anything. It did take about a week to get the answer that a new tank was sent.
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In my case I had to adjust that screw in the middle lower than what the directions said to do. Then later after sending a email to AS they sent me a new tank. They also contacted me from the review I left. But calling in didn't get me anything. It did take about a week to get the answer that a new tank was sent.
At that time they didn't have any parts yet, so maybe they do now. But, I really don't know if there was a defect because I don't see any difference comparing the two in looks. Still, at least they did sent it.
It hasn't hung back up again so far. That long adjustment screw they have in the middle is what it hangs on. Somehow it gets pulled to the right flap. I think sometimes maybe the flap is staying open to long, but other times the screw is what holds it open to long or won't close at all. Adjusting it lower lets less of the screw threads be around the flap. I guess one could actually cut it shorter.
But, again it hasn't happen again since I adjusted the screw lower and also going back and adjusting it a little bit ever so often to see what its doing. So for now I would say its OK, and maybe certain plumbing situations make it more likely to happen. I guess it could turn out to be more of a problem but for now its not. Read Less
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which toilet seat fits this model

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November 22, 2015
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It does come with a seat, but you may be asking because you have already purchased and are as upset about this unbelievably bad seat as I am. I can only say the seat included is so bad, that I have no words. HOW in Mother's Name could AS let this go out the door with this poor excuse of a seat? It is cheap, plastic, very thin, looks bad, digs into the back of one's thighs, wobbles back and forth on the Read More
It does come with a seat, but you may be asking because you have already purchased and are as upset about this unbelievably bad seat as I am. I can only say the seat included is so bad, that I have no words. HOW in Mother's Name could AS let this go out the door with this poor excuse of a seat? It is cheap, plastic, very thin, looks bad, digs into the back of one's thighs, wobbles back and forth on the rim and worst of all? Because of the wobble, it has pinched the skin on the back of my legs so badly, so many times, that I am never without a major bruise. I want to return this unit just because of the horrible seat. Yes, I can get another seat, but shouldn't have to at this price. Sorry for the rant, it's just bad. Read Less
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Erie, Pa
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September 1, 2015
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any elongated seat should work---however, the seat included is stamped or molded plastic and is not comfortable if you lean back against it---not like the old seats that were solid and flat---the price of progress
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Olathe, KS, USA
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January 18, 2015
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Tippy,
It comes with one in the package. If you need a new one, it is an elongated bowl and any elongated bowl seat will fit. I took mine off and used one that has an additional seat for small children that stores in the lid when not in use. Great for the Daycare/School kids.
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North West, Loudoun Virginia
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December 14, 2014
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It comes with elongated soft closing seat. However if you prefer to buy another, you need elongated seat.
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Leonia, NJ
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December 12, 2014
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The seat comes with the unit. It is oblong and a standard seat,. Nothing fancy
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Rosenberg, Texas
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December 10, 2014
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It comes with a modern "slow close" toilet seat.so you do not have to buy one seperatly.
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Athens
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December 10, 2014
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It comes with a soft close seat that works very well and is solid and comfortable enough. I would try that first before looking at buying a new seat.
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Brookfield, MO, USA
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December 9, 2014
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It comes complete with its own soft close seat...no need to buy one. You will love it.
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Roswell, GA
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November 21, 2014
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I purchased an elongated Kohler wooden seat to replace the included plastic seat and it fits and looks nice.
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Sunset, LA
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November 8, 2014
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I believe any elongated seat can be used on this toilet. However, it does come with a seat.
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Surprise, Arizona
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November 5, 2014
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toilet seat comes with the toilet. EVERYTHING you need to install other than a fresh water line. EVEN the wax toilet ring.
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Caliente, NV 89008, USA
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October 27, 2014
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elongated
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October 27, 2014
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Please contact American STandard Brands for assistance.
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Rated 4.4 out of 5 by 376 reviewers.
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Poor Quality Control This toilet was easy enough to install, but I have installed many as a handyman, so it is a pretty straight forward project. It flushes well, and seems to be better than average in that regard. The problem is that the entire bottom of the toilet that sits on the floor isn't level (flush). The back, and the entire sides sit flush with the floor, but due to imprecise casting, the front curved part doesn't sit flush. It is about 1/8" off the floor, even though both sides sit flat. It's just poor quality control. I could have returned it, but it would be a 3 hour round trip, and there is no guarantee that the next one I got wouldn't suffer from the same problem.. I could caulk the front, but I think it looks cheesy, and it shouldn't be necessary, especially on a $300 toilet. See the pics. August 7, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Poor quality control and potential disaster I really wanted to like this toilet and everything was going great until I set the toilet. I noticed that the toilet was not sitting flush on the floor. I removed the toilet and reset a new wax ring and same result. I inspected the flange and it was about a 1/4" above the finished floor, typical. I flipped the toilet over and checked the base with a straight edge. What I realized is that the strengthening ribs, one in front of the horn and the two to the rear, protrude above the outside edge of the base. The front edge of the base is about 3/16" below and the rear is about 1/8" below. The only way to fix the problem is to remove some tile where the ribs contract the floor or grind down the ribs. I shouldn't have to do either of those so back to the store it goes. With all the weight of a person resting on the ribs the toilet could eventually crack due to strain. You could shim the edges all the way around but that would be a ridiculous solutions to a poorly built toilet. I will try inspecting another unit in the store but if it's the same I will have to pass on American Standards Optum Vormax. August 13, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Awesome Nice height, comfortable for those long hauls.... Never has clogged Up. A little pricey, but probably nothing out there for the value. So I can deal with that. easy to install. My 14 year old son did most with guidance. One of the flaps Stuck open once.....since having it for about a month. Probably just coincidence. This is our second one. Oh and most importantly.....great clearance in the front when sitting.....if you know what I mean guys. June 7, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Works as advertised and easy to install This is the second time I have purchased this model. First time was over 1 1/2 years ago and it has been maintenance free. Does stay very clean. I purchased at Home Depot rather than some other stores since the Home Depot model has the soft close seat. Installation is extremely easy with bolt fasteners that hold floor bolts in place for easy placement of bowl. Also they supply a hand wrench for fastening tank to bowl and gaskets are already in place on tank. Excellent design. September 6, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Best toilet ever Once the old commode was removed, the Optum Vormax was a breeze to put in. The tank bolts and leak proof washers were already assembled and all the tools you needed were included. The floor bolts were very easy to tighten. Just replaced the commode in my bathroom and now am looking forward to replacing my wifes commode in her bathroom. May 17, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Lives up to the promises What a toilet, and I know what a bad one could be like. I had two of those cheapies the contractor originally installs. One flush was never enough. Most movements required a cleaning regardless of who used it. The new AS Optum Vormax does what it says, 200% cleaner than the average. Easy to install. Quiet. Clean. I do enjoy the non-slam lid as does my sleeping wife. Down side: Any product can have a flaw. My original AS Optum Vormax had a manufacturing flaw. It installed perfectly, no leaks. Within ten days, it started leaking from underneath. I hadn't yet sealed the base and I'm glad I waited, or procrastinated. This unit should never have left the factory. AS had attempted to seal the leak, unsuccessfully. Too bad for quality control. With a little coercion, Home Depot did replace it with a new one. I will be buying another for the other bathroom. May 1, 2016
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Looks nice Toilet looks nice easy to install but I don't see it sucking down a bucket of golf balls! Not worth 300.00 get the same result from a 150.00 toilet but the soft close seat is neat September 7, 2016
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Love the toilets, but shipping was awful The American Standard Vormax toilets are exactly what I wanted - taller, better flushing and less water usage. However the toilets are not available in store and the shipping experience was one of the worst I have ever experienced. I was not able to ship to store in my initial oder, so both toilets arrived broken. I had 5 toilets shipped in order to have 2 that were unbroken. August 30, 2016
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