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With three young children we are heavy users. The product performance is outstanding, stacks easily, large capacity, saves space with almost no noticeable vibration! Both washer and dryer have multiple settings for...Read complete review
With three young children we are heavy users. The product performance is outstanding, stacks easily, large capacity, saves space with almost no noticeable vibration! Both washer and dryer have multiple settings for various requirements and both carry the GE name and warranty. It takes a little adjusting to loading from the front and not the top but it's well worth the adjustment.
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this machine is junk
I purchased this machine almost 2 years ago and I have had 3 service calls on it. The 1st one was covered by warranty the other two I have had to pay for out...Read complete review
I purchased this machine almost 2 years ago and I have had 3 service calls on it. The 1st one was covered by warranty the other two I have had to pay for out of pocket. In service calls I have almost paid for this machine again. DO NOT BUY THIS MACHINE!
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Comments about GE King-Size Capacity Black Frontload Washer:
wcvh6800j1ww piece of junk with parts that rot away no wonder it was discontinued.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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First name basis with repair persons
i bought this set several years ago. has basically been used 12 times and have had the repair person by 4 times.
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from Snellville, GA, United States
not happy with it reliability i expect better service .
Worked good but broke the drum and has a bad smell
from Wichita, KS, United States
Bought in 2008, with matching dryer and under-storage. Have worked the devil out of it ever since, King waterbedding, nothing else ever got the mattress pad truly clean, 5 to 7 sets my work uniforms every week, always on "stain wash", plus "regular" laundry, wife's clothes, towels, etc. It is now 2015 and I am about to replace the drive belt (really should have 3 or 4 years ago). I have had zero problems from it. Yes, by now I have a small leak from the door seal, because of the build-up of calcium on the bottom third of the glass window (I need to vinegar it). The top of the machine paint is all scratched up, our mistake letting detergent sit up there, occasional spill of powder is abrasive under a box or jug. At times it has run 5 to 7 loads a week, sometimes just 2 or 3 a week. Best working washer I have ever owned, period.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
I requested this washer as a marriage gift. When I unboxed it and used it for the first two weeks it was jumping and banging and walking all around. I actually started sitting on it to try steady it. One day after reading the manual, it stated ensure to remove transport bolts before use. I couldn't remember removing them. I took a look saw a couple screws, took my socket set and removed them. Since that day I have had no problems. Guess I never fully read the instructions.
Love this washer!
from Raleigh, NC, United States
I think I've owned the washer for four years now with no trouble. Love the efficiency and the large capacity.
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Lasted 5 years
from Michigan, United States
just like everyone else, it wobbled and vibrated awfully. The rubber seal ripped. Then, it made terrible noises during spin cycle and filled with smoke.
If it could only finish without intervention!
from Caz, CA
It was given to me because the original buyer hated it for how loud it was, streaks in white clothing, long cycle times. I have found that it will not complete a load of laundry without intervention; redistributing a load, pressing start after the machine spun so hard the it tripped its own door switch, hot wiring the water valves to get it started. In retrospect, I would have be been better off if I never accepted this free washing machine.
Brand new washer broken down again!!
from Langhorne, PA, United States
Since I purchased this washer I have had nothing but problems, fist with delivery then with the inner seal bring broke and leaking. NOW the mother board... has broken down. I will once again be without a washer for over a month. I've only had it since August 2014.
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