American Standard Esteem VorMax toilet Review

American Standard Esteem VorMax toilet

This American Standard single flush toilet has

  • An elongated bowl.
  • A height is greater than 16″ from floor to rim (ADA compliant).
  • Seat included.


  • VorMax Flush Cleans 2x Better Than Conventional Toilets (Source: IAPMO R&T Labs Test Report No. 109-141486-002, comparing VorMax against conventional under-the-rim-water-dispersal toilets from major retailers)
  • VorMax Flushing System delivers a powerful jet of water that scrubs the bowl clean from top to bottom, removing everything in its path
  • Unique bowl design eliminates the conventional rim holes throughout the bowl where unseen dirt tends to buildup
  • CleanCurve Rim Design eliminates hidden,hard-to-reach surfaces where dirt and build up hide
  • EverClean® is an antimicrobial additive that inhibits the growth of stain and odor-causing bacteria, mold, and mildew on the surface
  • Decorative, solid-wood seat features chrome hinges and anti-slide bumpers that keep the seat in place
  • Comfortable Right Height, the elongated bowl is ADA compliant which can help make getting on and off of the toilet easier
  • Meets ADA Requirements
  • Right Height Elongated Bowl
  • Warranty – Limited lifetime on Chinaware, 10 Years on Mechanical parts

Resists soil and odor 


Resists drain line clogs  


Comfort height




Gallons per flush


American Standard Esteem VorMax toilet Review

This American Standard single flush toilet was very good in overall performance.

The American Standard Esteem VorMax 717AA101S.020 (Lowes) is part of the Toilet test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Toilet models like the Esteem VorMax 717AA101S.020 (Lowes) 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.

Solid waste removal


Bowl cleaning





  • Excellent for solid waste removal
  • Very Good for saving water
  • This model had no discernible flaws in its performance.

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American Standard Esteem VorMax Review Score

Total Score 8.5

Very Good! American Standard’s VorMax Flush Technology is the solution to maintaining a cleaner toilet bowl by simply flushing the toilet. Its revolutionary VorMax flushing action, CleanCurve Rim design, and EverClean Surface keep the bowl so clean from top to bottom, you’ll never have to worry about missing a spot again. With a flush that cleans that well, you can say goodbye to skid marks, streaks, and splatter for good.