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Whirlpool White Side-By-Side Refrigerator - ED5CHQXVQ

Abt Model: ED5CHQVWH | UPC Code: 883049123653
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25.1 Cu. Ft. Capacity/ EZ-Touch Crushed/Cubed Ice And Water Dispenser/ Dial Control/ Two Adjustable SpillGuard Shelves/ Integrated Shelf Supports/ Clear Humidity-Controlled Crisper/ Temperature-Controlled Meat Pan/ Three Adjustable Collared Door Bins/ Full-Width Freezer Bin/ White Finish
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Whirlpool ED5CHQXVQ White Side-By-Side Refrigerator, Model ED5CHQVWH

Features:

  • Textured Door Design
  • EZ-Touch™ Crushed/Cubed Ice and Water Dispenser
    The EZ-Touch™ Crushed/Cubed Ice and Water Dispenser easily accommodates oversized cups, sports bottles, and tumblers. Light-touch dispensing paddles are designed with paddles that push back so easily even a plastic foam cup is filled without breaking. An on/off light serves as a convenient night light and eliminates spilling after dark
  • Dial Control
  • (2) Adjustable SpillGuard™ Shelves
  • Integrated Shelf Supports
  • Clear Humidity-Controlled Crisper
    Maintain store-bought freshness longer by adjusting the humidity-controlled crisper. A higher humidity level is ideal for leafy vegetables while a lower setting helps keep fruit fresh
  • Temperature-Controlled Meat Pan
    Preserve the freshness of your meat in a temperature-controlled pan. Cool air from the freezer enters the meat pan at a level you select
  • Snack Pan
  • (3) Adjustable Collared Door Bins
  • Full-Width Freezer Bin
    Manage your freezer space with a freezer bin that easily stores boxes of food and other frozen items

Specifications:

Refrigerator

  • Fresh Food Light: Yes
  • Fresh Food Shelves: 3
  • Gallon Door Bin Type: ADJUSTABLE
  • Crisper Type: FULL-WIDTH HUMIDITY-CONTROLLED
  • Crispers: Yes
  • Door Shelves: 4
  • Meat Pan: Yes
  • Meat Pan Type: Clear
  • Number of Adjustable Door Bins: 3
  • Number of Gallon Door Bins: 3
  • Shelving Type: FIXED SPILLGUARD™
  • Snack Bin: Yes
  • Humidity-Controlled Crisper: Yes

Freezer

  • Freezer Light: Yes
  • Freezer Storage: 4 SHELVES, 1 BIN

General

  • Ice/Water Dispenser System: Yes
  • IceMaker: Factory Installed
  • Refrigerator Design: Side-by-Side

Performance

  • Temperature Management System: Standard
  • Defrost Type: Frost Free

Controls

  • Temperature Control: Up-Front

Capacity

  • Freezer Compartment Capacity: 9.9 Cubic foot
  • Refrigerator Compartment Capacity: 15.2 Cubic foot
  • Total Capacity: 25.1 Cubic foot

Electrical Requirements

  • 15 OR 20 Ampere, 115 Volts, 60 Hertz (1/second), FUSED ELECTRICAL SUPPLY IS REQUIRED. GROUNDED CIRCUIT IS REQUIRED. A TIME-DELAY FUSE OR CIRCUIT BREAKER AND SEPARATE CIRCUIT IS RECOMMENDED

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 69-3/4"
  • Width: 35-1/2"
  • Depth: 33-3/4"
  • Height Including Hinge Cap: 69-3/4"
  • Depth with Door Open 90 Degrees: 49-7/8"
  • Depth Including Handles: 33-3/4"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 290 lbs
  • Shipping: 315 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts & Labor
More reasons to buy the Whirlpool ED5CHQXVQ from Abt Electronics
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  • The Whirlpool ED5CHQXVQ is Brand New.
  • The Whirlpool ED5CHQXVQ Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
 
Freezer Capacity (cu. ft.)9.9 Cu. Ft.
Total Capacity (cu. ft.)25.1 Cu. Ft.
Overall Height (inches)69.75"
Overall Depth (inches)33.75"
Depth With Door Open (inches)49.88"
Width (inches)35.50"
Defrost TypeFrost Free
Freezer Interior LightYes
Number of Refrigerator Shelves/Bins3
Number of Refrigerator Door Shelves/Bins4
Crisper TypeHumidity Control
Water DispenserYes
Ice MakerYes
Ice DispenserYes
  

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Whirlpool White Side-By-Side Refrigerator
 
4.0

(based on 837 reviews)

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77%

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Pros

  • Easy to use (192)
  • Energy savings (190)
  • Performance (173)
  • Style (171)
  • Convenient features (168)

Cons

  • Sound level (54)
  • Pricey / poor value (26)
  • Cleanability (13)
  • Features (3)

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Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great side by side fridge

I needed something that would fit the smaller space in my 1968 home and wanted a side by side with water and ice dispenser. Though I was partial to Whirlpool since all my other...Read complete review

I needed something that would fit the smaller space in my 1968 home and wanted a side by side with water and ice dispenser. Though I was partial to Whirlpool since all my other appliances are the same brand including the 19 year old fridge I was replacing, I had researched several other brands to see what they offered. After comparing many, I wound up coming back to Whirlpool and almost bought the Whirlpool WRS322FDA. I went and saw one at my local Sears and found I didn't like the mechanical buttons for the control panel and how the upper portion of the freezer was used up by the icemaker which reduced the amount of storage space in the freezer. I looked some more and found this WRS342FIAB. I called Whirlpool to ask if the control panel was electronic or mechanical. They informed me it was indeed electronic. I began researching some more and noticed that compared to the WRS322FDA, this fridge had cold water that dispenses, and a bit more room in the freezer since it had the in the door removable ice bin. I decided to buy it sight unseen and give it a shot. Once I received the fridge, I was very pleased with it. So far it has done well and we enjoy it.
The features I like most about this fridge are the electronic control panel, LED interior lighting that fades on, removable ice bin and the extra space in the freezer towards the top where most ice makers take up the room. Though the description or pictures don't show it, mine came with a handy can rack in the fridge door. This was a nice bonus and I use it for those 16.9 oz water bottles that the kids can grab on the go. They fit perfectly. I also like the light that illuminates the dispenser area. Initially I thought you would need to turn the light on each time you wanted to use it (in the dark) and then turn it back off. You can do that, but to my surprise, I found the light comes on automatically as soon as the paddle is depressed with your cup.
Great fridge and well worth the extra money for the additional features you get over the WRS322FDA."

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Door dispenser style nice but it does not work efficiently

I like the looks of the unit. But..the panel for the ice and water dispensers is difficult to see in the daytime; the water dispenses very slowly. The ice tends to drop...Read complete review

I like the looks of the unit. But..the panel for the ice and water dispensers is difficult to see in the daytime; the water dispenses very slowly. The ice tends to drop a cube after you walk away. Frost continues to build up on the side of the bin for ice. The freezer door shelves hold very little.
The fridge doors hold a lot of jars. The grooved shelf underneath the top shelf on the door, is pretty useless, as well as the very bottom shelf on the door. I like having the 3 drawers in the fridge.
The outside doors are either not balanced correctly or just do not have a stop on the hinge so they stay wide open. I like the "signal" that alerts if the doors remain open too long.

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5.0

It's everything we wanted and working fine.

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from Heath, OH

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        It's everything we wanted in a refrigerator and is working very well.

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        5.0

        Love our new whirlpool refrigerator.

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        from Topeka

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              We just bought our new fridge about 2 weeks ago and all is well. We really like the features it has. Love the lights! The handy soda rack is prefect for us. The drawers are awesome and the ice and water work very well. Totally satisfied!!!

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              3.0

              Dispenser shortcoming

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              from Woodstock, Ga

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                    After a month of use, I had to modify the lever on the ice dispenser so that I didn't have to push it in so far to trigger the ice/water release. Unless you use a wide glass, the dispenser otherwise spills water and ice out in front of the glass.

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                    4.0

                    Just Fit

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                    from Northglenn Colorado

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                          Its my third one sticking with what works over the years

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                          4.0

                          Approachable and very well presented refrigerator

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                          from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

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                                Comments about Whirlpool White Side-By-Side Refrigerator:

                                This is a very good refrigerators, well presented from the outside with water/ice dispenser, which allows you to select small or large chunks of ice. I really like the internal distributions, which is designed to make maximum use of its capacity in a very enjoyable way, while maintaining good appearance and easy access of all groceries or items stored inside. The ice maker also has the option for you to collect all the ice at once by taking out the ice collector as a bucket. Access to the vertical freezer is very good since it does not press, or make difficult to reach your items inside. I like this fridge!

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                                5.0

                                Love it.

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                                from Clearwater FL.

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                                      Comments about Whirlpool White Side-By-Side Refrigerator:

                                      Very nice and smooth machine. As expected. Got it a few months ago and happy with it.

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                                      5.0

                                      Great Refrigerator

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                                      from 3460 hwy 45

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                                            I love my refrigerator the best I love the icemaker that deSpence out the outside with filter water it's wonderful

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                                            5.0

                                            Completely satisfied

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                                            from Sutherlin, OR

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                                                  Had this fridge 2 weeks now and am totally happy. Quiet, efficient and nice looking. Ice dispenser works perfectly. No downside as of yet.

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                                                  4.0

                                                  Side by side refrigerators for small spaces

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                                                        I love that side by sides are now made for small kitchens. I've been wanting to update but struggled finding a side by side to fit in my existing space and I wasn't ready to remodel. Love the ice maker feature, not a fan of the water. I'm pretty sensitive to the chlorine taste and whatever else is added to city water. I won't be giving up my Poland Spring subscription any time soon. Maybe Whirlpool can work on the filter maybe add a pure water filter. I wish I would have bought side by side with freezer on the bottom, freezer side is a little narrow for large items. All in all I am happy with the purchase.

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                                                        5.0

                                                        Awesome Referigerator

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                                                        from Temple, Texas

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                                                        Awesome product.

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