HOW TO USE WASHLET®

You can experience WASHLET® easily with the touch of a button to operate the WASHLET®.
Experience a stunning cleanliness and an impressive comfort with a single finger.

Anyone can Experience WASHLET® with just 3 buttons.

  1. Rear
    (cleaning)

    Press the button with the spray icon.Discover a new joy by washing.

  2. Stop

    Stop washing by pressing the button when finished.It is a pleasant experience, but do not use for too long.

  3. Flush

    Be sure to flush after you are finished. There are several ways to flush, such as by using a button or lever.

Remote Control

There are two types of WASHLET® remote controls: one that is installed to the right side of the seat, and another stick-type controller placed on the wall.

First, the basic buttons

  • Full flush

    Performs a full flush.

  • Light flush

    Performs a light flush.

  • Rear cleansing

    Cleanses your rear.

  • Front cleansing

    Serves as a bidet for ladies.

  • Stopping

    Stops the operation.

  • Warm air drying

    Dries your rear.

  • Opening and closing the toilet lid

    Opens and closes the toilet lid.

  • Opening and closing the toilet seat

    Opens and closes the toilet seat.

Useful, convenient functions

  • Privacy

    Imitates the sound of flushing to conceal the sounds of defecation.

  • Pressure

    Adjusts water pressure with five levels.

  • Volume

    Adjusts the volume of the privacy flushing sound.

  • Wand Sanitizing

    Cleans the nozzle with sterilization water.

Flushing the Toilet

There are many ways to flush toilets in Japan. Carefully look for the relevant method.

  • Manually turn the side lever

  • Manually press down the lever

  • Place hand over the sensor

  • Press a remote control button

  • Automatically flushes when you stand up

Full and Half Flush Patterns

You can choose between full and half flushes by adjusting the amount of water used with the lever or button.

  • 「大」Full is for full flushes.

  • 「小」Half is for half flushes.

Toilet symbols

Symbols refer to various toilet types, functions and precautions.

  • Men

  • Women

  • Multipurpose

  • Spray seat

  • Sitting style toilet

  • Squatting style toilet

  • Equipped with diaper changing platform

  • No smoking

  • Ostomate

Patience and consideration

If there are more people who want to use a toilet than there are toilet stalls available, please wait your turn in a single line before entering and using an available stall.

Using separate functions

How to use a Japanese-style toilet

Squat over the opening of a traditional Japanese toilet.

  1. Face the dome.

    Facing the dome is the right direction. When using a Japanese-style toilet, your back faces the door of the stall.

  2. Flush used toilet paper.

    In Japan, toilet paper is water-soluble and can be flushed down toilets, but please do not try to flush other trash such as sanitary goods, paper diapers and other kinds of paper.

How to use a western-style toilet

Sit on a western-style toilet as you would on a chair.

  1. Open the hinged cover and sit on the toilet seat.

    Pull your underwear down, open the hinged cover, and sit as you would on a chair. Do not sit while the cover is still down. Do not stand on the toilet seat or squat to use it.

  2. Flush used toilet paper.

    In Japan, toilet paper is water-soluble and can be flushed down toilets, but please do not try to flush other trash such as sanitary goods, paper diapers and other kinds of paper.