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Pretty good deal for the price.
Replaced a 10-year old GE of similar design... Ice maker takes up too much space - much of it dead air (for the same volume specified, frozen food didn't transfer)....Read complete review
Replaced a 10-year old GE of similar design... Ice maker takes up too much space - much of it dead air (for the same volume specified, frozen food didn't transfer). Ice maker is louder than average. Mechanical toggle switches on front panel (made to look like keypad/electrical buttons) to switch between cube/crushed, etc. Circulating fans do not shut off when the door is open (a "cool" feature on the GE, hard to say if it was functional or possibly even detrimental adding stops/starts on the compressor). Door handles are too easy to remove (frequently work loose and need to be tapped back into place).Even though there are some limitations on shelf placement, several functional configurations are available.Door shelving does not appear to be sturdy enough to handle typical loads (e.g. multiple 2-liter bottles) - check back in 20 years.Very amused that I can tag this review with "Cooking Performance".A bit worried that water filters might prove expensive or hard to find (certainly the case for the GE).
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This product stopped working after 15 months
Purchased this Fridge and it stopped working after 15 months. I do not recommend this.
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Very poor quality
By Janie P
from Jacksonville, FL
Comments about Whirlpool ED5FVGXWS Stainless Steel Side-By-Side Refrigerator:
We purchased this fridge to put in our home right before we moved out. We were renting it, and thought a new fridge would cause less worry. Wrong. Our first tenant complained that it frosted over a lot, and it wasn't very cold. Thankfully, we purchased an extended warranty, because at just under 3 years old, a new tenant lost 2 loads of food in a row! It froze over, and the thermo control had to be replaced twice. Fast forward 8 months, and it started it again! The warranty company is completely reimbursing us for the fridge because they have spent more than the purchase price on repairs just in the last year!
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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from Fremont, CA
I bought this in Aug and it has been in our house for over 2 month. It's great, can hold a lot of food, quite, efficient and powerful.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
from roseville ca
so when i bought my home the previous owner left the fridge behind. So far i am happy however i need to still use it at full fledgely
from Carlsbad, CA
from Dominican Republic
Tris article was bought 3 years ago and thus far complain. Excellent product.
Looking gorgeous in our house.
from Sanford, FL, United States
When we purchased the house the the fudge was a deciding factor. My wife and our realtor busted my chops about it but I demanded that the previous homeowners left the fridge. Little did I know that the fridge, the stove and the dishwasher "a trifecta" were of the same brand. We came to find out that the ice machine and water dispenser is inoperable, but I believe it's an easy fix. However the fridge still works fine. Overall I'm more then please with the fridge and the way it makes my kitchen look so sharp. Oh and my wife and realtor aren't busting my chops now! ;)
By Thom Pare
from Rochester, MI, United States
Had it for about a year and one of the door shelves broke. They seem very flimsy. All of the bulbs (inside and out) burned out within a few months. It constantly needs defrosting because the vent from the freezer side freezes over and blocks airflow to the fridge. I've lost all of my food at least twice already.
Great new features.
from Georgia, United States
My new favorite feature is the water filter being in the front of the refrigerator, so easy to change.
from Fleming Island, FL, United States
Had to replace drawers(twice) and shelf due to cracks.
Had this unit less than two years. all three of the plastic shelves and the plastic crisper drawer in refrigerator had cracked and needed to be replaced. not under warranty. Almost $175.00 including shipping to replace them all. Not a "high quality product" as stated in the user guide.
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