View Full Version : Kohler Rialto K-3402-PB toilet

04-08-2008, 08:30 AM
I have a Kohler Rialto (model # K-3402-PB) toilet and I just replaced the Cap Plunger Kit any how after I replaced it the toilet reservoir fills up but I can still hear water running If I go to the water meter you can still see the water meter running. If I pull up on the float ball a little the water stops running. Any ideas what would be causing this?
Thanks in advance,

04-08-2008, 08:12 PM
Aren't You Lucky! Looky here!
http://www.kohlerserviceparts.kohler.com/AccessoriesInformation.aspx?ServicePartID=c2ab8806 a26c4a42b360c6fe671d9ddb&ModelID=c349f6539dd349209d19ef5b8a0c773c&DocumentID=7f70b30e8b304a498eab9457b5cdf966

Did you know that for a couple of hundred bucks more you could have a nice new Toto Drake... Made by a company that does not rake you over the coals for replacement parts. Plus it will flush a helluva lot better than that dinosaur!

ron in sc
04-09-2008, 03:35 AM
Did you know that for a couple of hundred bucks more you could have a nice new Toto Drake

I don't know if your Rialto is the older model that used 3.5 gallons to flush or not but if it is I'd rebuild it. I have a Rialto that I installed in 1988 and I have no complaints. I think it's gotten stopped up less than half a dozen times in 20 years. I did have to rebuild it a few years ago as just about all the internal parts were worn out or corroded.

I installed a Toto Drake in my detached garage yesterday and it was very simple and easy to install. I also installed a Toto ADA height Ultramax in our new downstairs master bedroom suite that's nearly finished.

Totos are my choice for replacement but I also like that old Rialto. The other Kolher toliets in the house are old Wellworth Lites that I definately would not recommend.

If you are going to replace your Rialto I be very interested in acquiring it, if it's the old model.

04-10-2008, 07:29 PM
As always the only thing wrong with the rialto is the cost of parts!

04-16-2008, 09:19 PM
the 1B1X after-market replacement is now available at Lowe's for $9.99.