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LG 4.0 Cu Ft White Rear Control Washer - WM0642HW

Abt Model: WM0642HWH | UPC Code: 048231008723
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4.0 Cu. Ft. Capacity/ 7 Washing Programs/ 6 Temperature Levels/ RollerJets And Forced Water Circulation/ Upfront Electronic Control Panel With Dial-A-Cycle/ LoDecibel Quiet Operation/ SenseClean System/ White Finish
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LG WM0642HW 4.0 Cu Ft White Rear Control Washer, Model WM0642HWH

Features:

Performance

  • XL Load Capacity with NeveRust Stainless Steel Drum (4.0 cu.ft. IEC)
  • Direct Drive Motor for the ultimate in durability and reliability
  • TilTub is designed with a 10° tilt for easy reach of clothing in the rear of the drum
  • 1200 RPM powerful spin for efficient water extraction

Intelligent Fabric Care

  • SenseClean System for intelligent fabric care, water and energy efficiency
  • 7 Washing Programs
  • 6 Temperature Levels
  • RollerJets and Forced Water Circulation
  • Delay Wash by 12 hours for washing convenience
  • Custom Program

Style and Design

  • Upfront Electronic Control Panel with Dial-A-Cycle
  • Large Chrome Rimmed Door with Clear Glass
  • Optional Drawer Pedestal

Environmentally Friendly

  • LoDecibel Quiet Operation
  • Highly Energy and Water Efficient

Specifications:

Type

  • Front Loader
  • Design Look: Rear Panel
  • Intelligent Electronic Controls
  • Capacity: IEC 4.0 Cu Ft
  • Dry Linen Capacity:>10.1kg
  • Dial-A-Cycle™

Energy

  • Energy Star Compliant

Wash Programs

  • No. of Water Levels: Automatically adjusts to size of load
  • No. of Soil Levels: 5
  • Options
    • Prewash
    • Stain Cycle
    • Quick Cycle
    • Extra Rinse
    • Rinse & Spin
    • Delay Wash (Time Up to 12 hours)
  • Custom Program
  • 7 Programs
    • Comforter
    • Cotton/Normal
    • Perm Press
    • Delicates
    • Hand Wash
    • Sanitary
    • Speed Wash
  • Spin Speeds
    • Extra High (1200)
    • High (1000)
    • Medium (900/800)
    • Low (800/600)
    • Gentle (400)
    • No Spin
  • 6 Wash/Rinse Temperature Levels
    • Extra Hot/Cold
    • Hot/Cold
    • Warm/Warm
    • Warm/Cold
    • Cold/Cold
    • Tap Cold/Cold

Fabric Care

  • SenseClean™ System
  • RollerJets™ & Forced Water Circulation

Convenience

  • Tray Dispenser (Prewash, Wash, Bleach, Softener)
  • End of Cycle Beeper: Adjustable
  • Child Lock
  • Self Diagnosis
  • Auto Balancing
  • Auto Sud Removal
  • Forced Drain System
  • Leveling Legs: 4 Adjustable Legs
  • Remaining Time Display/Status Indicator
  • Water Heater

Motor And Agitator

  • Motor Type / Motor Speed Direct Drive / Variable
  • Agitator Type Horizontal Axis

Materials And Finishes

  • NeveRust Stainless Steel Drum
  • Cabinet Top: Porcelain
  • Transparent Glass Window Door
  • Door Rim: Chrome
  • Control Panel: Plastic
  • Cabinet: Painted Steel
  • Colors: White
  • Easy Loading TilTub™

Power Source

  • Ratings / Requirements: UL Listed / 120V, 10 Amps
  • Type: Electric

Approximate Dimensons:

  • Width: 27"
  • Height: 44"
  • Depth: 29-1/2"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 190 lbs
  • Shipping: 216 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer):
    • 1 year (parts and labor)
    • 2 years (control board)
    • 7 years (motor)
    • Lifetime on drum

Features and specifications are subject to change without notice.

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Load TypeFront Loading
ColorWhite
Capacity (cu. ft.)4 Cu. Ft.
Height (inches)44.00"
Width (inches)27.00"
Depth (inches)29.50"
DispensersBleach, Prewash, Softener, Wash
Control TypeElectronic
End-Of-Cycle SignalYes
Internal Water HeaterYes
Temperature Settings6
Wash Cycles7
Spin Speed (RPM)1000 RPM, 1200 RPM, 400 RPM, 800/600 RPM, 900/800 RPM, No Spin Rpm
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
Voltage120 V
  

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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LG 4.0 Cu Ft White Rear Control Washer
 
4.6

(based on 140 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (111)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (6)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (107)
  • Performance (107)
  • Quality (105)
  • Features/settings (96)
  • Style/design (82)

Cons

  • Features/settings (6)
  • Good price / value (3)

Best Uses

  • Bedding (4)
  • Everyday clothes (4)
  • Towels (4)
  • Delicate (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

It saves water, but the odor...

Bought the LG because we need to conserve water....and it does save water...we can do morre loads than ever before. Bought this particular model because it didn't require a separate...Read complete review

Bought the LG because we need to conserve water....and it does save water...we can do morre loads than ever before. Bought this particular model because it didn't require a separate stand (that costs extra). The controls are easy to use and the clothes come out pretty clean. The only negative is the odor that emanates from the washer after use. Too late I found out it is a COMMON problem with front loaders.. have tried to follow LG suggestions by using Whirlout, but only minor improvement. YOU MUST dry the gasket after every use, and leave the door open...this looks sloppy, but we have no choice.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Not Happy

Have had this washer for a month, and already had a tech out. The washer vibrates EXCESSIVELY on the rinse and spin cycles. Have to stop it and adjust the load EVERY time....Read complete review

Have had this washer for a month, and already had a tech out. The washer vibrates EXCESSIVELY on the rinse and spin cycles. Have to stop it and adjust the load EVERY time. This is not a quiet machine with less vibration as advertised, and noted ON the washer. Very disappointed with this purchase. Wish I could get our money back. Old machine (non HE) was better than this one.

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5.0

Had this dryer 7 years

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Pros

  • easy to use
  • Features/Settings
  • Performance
  • quality
  • style/design

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about LG 4.0 Cu Ft White Rear Control Washer:

      Only problem is you have to take it apart to clean out all the lent every year but it's super easy not a problem I do this so it doesn't catch on fire but it drying clothes like the day I brought it

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      2.0

      Ok product, but will not buy again

      By 

      from CT

      Comments about LG 4.0 Cu Ft White Rear Control Washer:

      Had lots of issues with the control panel in the first year, took about 3 panels to get it to work consistently. Musty smell I could not get rid off despite proper care. By the time it quit when you just need to finish the laundry, the cost of repair and speed of service were more than a new washer. The parts are expensive and take a while to come... So, on to a new washer, and it is not LG

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      4.0

      Good Washer

      By 

      from Undisclosed

      Pros

      • Easy to use
      • Features/Settings
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      • Quality
      • style/design

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about LG 4.0 Cu Ft White Rear Control Washer:

          Purchased in 2008. This has been agood washer never any problems.

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          2.0

          OK but continues to have strong musty smell

          By 

          from Silicon Valley, CA, USA

          Pros

          • Performance

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about LG 4.0 Cu Ft White Rear Control Washer:

              Have had this machine for a few years, and it gets a strong musty smell. To clean it, you are supposed to bleach it in a Tub Clean cycle. Problem now is that the smell is getting even stronger and more frequent. The bleach tub clean isn't working. Not sure what to do.

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              2.0

              Rusted out in 3 years

              By 

              from Palm Beach, FL, USA

              Pros

              • Features/Settings

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about LG 4.0 Cu Ft White Rear Control Washer:

                  The LG washing machine rusted out in 3 1/2 years. The syder shaft attached to the drum and motor rusted out. I contacted LG to place a warranty claim and they refused to honor it even though they claim to have a 7 warranty on the various components of the drum. Why would they make the drum out of stainless steel and the bracket that attaches it to the motor out of an inferior material? Very disappointed with LG and will probably be the last LG product I buy.

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                  3.0

                  34 months to first major repair

                  By 

                  from Pembroke Pines, FL

                  Pros

                  • expensive and unreliable

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about LG 4.0 Cu Ft White Rear Control Washer:

                      This was an expensive machine and I don't think it's done a particularly good job of cleaning. It's just my wife and I, no filthy uniforms or anything. At 34 months age, the machine won't spin, and parts manuals are not available online. If this is motor-related, the parts may be under warranty, but the LG website doesn't recognize the model number to schedule service.

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                      5.0

                      Super product

                      By 

                      from Ohio, USA

                      Pros

                      • Easy to use
                      • Performance
                      • Quality
                      • style/design

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about LG 4.0 Cu Ft White Rear Control Washer:

                          This washing machine has met all our needs and been reliable. We use well water which is processed through water softener system. The machine has upheld well through the years.

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                          5.0

                          Superb Product

                          By 

                          from Ohio, USA

                          Pros

                          • Easy to use
                          • Features/Settings
                          • Performance
                          • Quality
                          • style/design

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about LG 4.0 Cu Ft White Rear Control Washer:

                              Although we purchased 8 years ago this dryer is still going strong. Great purchase and value for the dollars.

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                              5.0

                              EFFICIENT AND QUIET!

                              By 

                              from Apple Valley, MN, USA

                              Pros

                              • Easy to use
                              • Features/Settings
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                              • Quality
                              • style/design

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                  Comments about LG 4.0 Cu Ft White Rear Control Washer:

                                  I am pleased with this dryer. it gets clothes dry and has a lot of features and settings. It is very easy to use and good looking. I like the led display and beeping sound to let you know when the cycle is done. What more can i say, it is a good product, I just wish the set came with free pedestals for the price i paid. and buying them separate is quite expensive. I may just make my own out of wood with drawers and paint them white. Overall a quality product though. L.G. feel free to send me some pedestals for taking the time to write this positive review! I buy a lot of your products. Washer/Dryer, Blue Ray Player, and an Optimus Q Cell Phone to name a few. I would really love to buy a large screen HDTV, but I am disabled and short on money. Thanks L.G.! Sincerely, DG

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                                  5.0

                                  My New LG Dryer

                                  By 

                                  from Tampa Bay, FL

                                  Pros

                                  • Performance
                                  • Quality
                                  • style/design

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                      Comments about LG 4.0 Cu Ft White Rear Control Washer:

                                      I love LG products they last and they are dependable performers! My new LG dryer will no doubt prove the same. I love the user-friendly design and the sweet tone it plays at the cycle's end, rather than the obnoxious buzzers of other brands. I deliberately paired it with my front loading LG washer because I like having the lower space to fold clothes or place a laundry basket.

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