The TOTO Aquia IV toilet is a fantastic two-piece unit that offers many benefits and several advanced features including the Dynamax Tornado flush system that utilizes 360-degree cleaning power to clean every corner of the toilet.
The universal height seat of TOTO Aquia makes it ideal for people of all age groups. The skirted design of the bowl reduces water flow resistance and turbulence, resulting in a quieter flush. It also makes this toilet more manageable to maintain than most two-piece toilets.
TOTO Aquia IV – Highlighted Features
✓ Dual Flush
The dual flush mechanism directly affects the environment and lowers your monthly bills. No matter the maximum amount of water your toilet uses per flush, it allows you to use 0.8 gallons instead. It’s an excellent option for liquid waste.
✓ Tornado Flush
By using gravity and centrifugal force, Tornado Flush provides excellent performance with minimal water. Instead of rim holes, it uses two nozzles, which results in a cleaner bowl. It also means less maintenance, which is a big plus in the long term.
CeFIONtect is what was known as SanaGloss. It’s a very smooth finish that prevents the build-up of bacteria, mold, and dust. It also means less maintenance and you won’t have to use chemicals that would damage the bowl.
|Height from ground||17.5 inches from floor to toilet seat|
|Certification||WaterSense Certified, meeting EPA water efficiency & performance standards |
|Water Consumption||0.8 GPF /1.28 GPF|
|Flush Technology||Dual Tornado Flush™ system|
|Color||Choice of Cotton White, Colonial White, Sedona Beige, Bone|
|Size||27.56 (H) x 15.56 (W) x 29.56 (D) inches|
|Trapway Size||2 ⅛ inches|
|Rough-in||Standard 12 inches|
|Warranty||One Year Limited Warranty|
Let’s have a look at the main features of the TOTO Aquia IV toilet in this buyers guide.
This two-piece toilet is made from vitreous china and the CEFIONTECT high-glazed finish on its surface makes it look clean and shiny. This finish prevents the development of mold and bacteria by stopping the debris from sticking to the surface.
In addition, its skirted design has a non-clog 2.5-inch trap-way with a clear glaze coating that ensures adequate flushing.
Intense Flushing System
TOTO Aquia toilet uses DYNAMAX Tornado dual flush system to ensure a high-standard flushing operation. This flushing system, combined with the high-glazed finish leads to a cleaner and bacteria-free toilet.
While the flush is powerful, it’s ultra-quiet. It consumes minimal water for a full flush and as a dual flush toilet, it uses very little water (0.8 GPF) when dealing with liquid waste. You can choose between flushing levels. It has the option of 1.28 gallons per flush or 0.8 gallons per flush.
Finally, the PREMIST feature ensures that the bowl gets wet before each use, as this leads to a better flushing operation.
The seat of this toilet saves you from loud, slamming noises. Additionally, the toilet seat has a heating feature that allows you to warm it before use.
In addition, the air dryer feature dries the toilet seat automatically after every use.
Cleaning Made Easy
Thanks to its CEFIONTECT ceramic glaze, this toilet is easy to clean and doesn’t require regular manual cleaning. The high-glazed finish keeps the toilet surface shiny and clean. It also protects the toilet surface from the development of mold and other bacteria on the surface. In addition, the ceramic glaze prevents debris from sticking to the toilet’s surface.
TOTO Aquia toilet also features an automatic air deodorizer that removes the smells from the air around the toilet, leaving you to enjoy an odor-free and clean environment.
Its two-piece design makes it lightweight and convenient to install even for one person. However, you will need to purchase the securing screws and the waste trap seal.
The toilet features a remote control and you can adjust the temperature for front and rear water cleansing. The seat is heated, and near the seat, you can find an automatic air deodorizer and air dryer. Additionally, you can save settings for two different users.
Another fantastic feature of this toilet is its front and rear warm water cleansing with adjustable temperature and pressure control. It means that this toilet also works like a bidet.
Pros and Cons
While testing the product, we encountered a single disadvantage. The flush button on top of the tank is not very durable. Over time, under extended use, it might break and you would have to replace it. However, there are many advantages to this unit.
TOTO Aquia is amazingly simple to install. Even with no DIY skills, you won’t need to call a professional. It’s also made from durable materials, and will surely last over 10 years. The toilet also provides great comfort for persons of all sizes.
Although it uses minimal water, the Tornado Flush is extremely efficient and completely cleans the whole bowl. Like most units, TOTO Aquia Washlet also provides a 1-year warranty.
Overall Rating 4.5/5
The TOTO Aquia IV is a modern, high-efficiency toilet that several innovative features. It has a powerful flushing system that ensures efficient cleaning of the bowl. The toilet also allows you to choose between flushing levels. Additionally, several other features contribute to a more comfortable bathroom experience. Let us help you find the perfect match for your bathroom.