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Kohler Highline Classic K-3493 toilet

 
Approximate retail price:
$425
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Type: Single flush toilets
About - Kohler Highline Classic K-3493

The Kohler Highline Classic K-3493 is part of the toilet test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, toilet models like the Highline Classic K-3493 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Solid waste removal:
The ability to move simulated waste through the bowl and trap.

Noise:
Flush quietness without the seat.

Bowl cleaning:
How well flushing cleaned the bowl's front and sides.
Features & Specs - Kohler Highline Classic K-3493
info Resists soil and odor Yes
info Resists drainline clogs Yes
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User Reviews - Kohler Highline Classic K-3493
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4.0
Overall pretty happy
5/17/2015
Pros
Attractive
Has Never Clogged
Stays clean
Cons
Pricey
Best Uses
Comment:
I've previously only bought American Standard Champion 4 toilets. Those things are great. <br /><br />I bought a vacation home and wanted to replace all of the toilets. This home had an almond tubs, so I needed something not white. <br /><br />For the vacation home, I wanted a tall toilet with an elongated bowl. I also needed something in stock as I didn't want to wait on a special order. The only toilet that matched these requirements was the Kohler Highline classic in bone.<br /><br />I have had 2 installed since Sept 2012. So far, they've never been clogged. They work well. They aren't as loud as I had feared.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
 
5.0
&quot;I would buy this product again and again&quot;
4/25/2015
Pros
fast re-cycle rate
Great Self Cleaning
Really Keeps It Self Clea
Cons
Little Too Tall For Some
Best Uses
Every Bath Room
Comment:
Top notch quality<br />Positive lever feel (better then any gravity toilet)<br />Cleans bowl with every flush<br />Never cloggs
How long have you owned it:
One-to-three months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
 
5.0
Awesome
2/3/2015
Pros
Takes Down Everything
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
I needed a toilet that could handle what a couple growing teenage boys could put in it. They kept clogging the other. Not this. Its a Champ! The pressure assist flush is awesome. One flush and gone. It might be a skosh loud compared to the standard swirling gravity fed models. But that is not a concern. Performance is. And thats what you get.
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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