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Before we purchased our Electrolux front loading washer, the salesman at the appliance store demonstrated the many features of the machine. Compared to the brand we had been using for years, the things...Read complete review
Before we purchased our Electrolux front loading washer, the salesman at the appliance store demonstrated the many features of the machine. Compared to the brand we had been using for years, the things that the Electrolux could do were so far advanced that it was like light years ahead of our old machine. We purchased immediately. Since then the true test of the product came when we actually had it in our home and used it. The results are astonishing! It's easy to use, it's quiet, cycle choices include every imaginable type of desired wash, it's gorgeous sitting in your home, it saves on electricitry and water, and best of all, it really cleans. Since purchasing our Electrolux washer and realizing the quality they put into their products, we went back and bought the dryer, stove, oven, warming trays and dishwasher. And the best part, in over a year now, everything performs beautifully. You might find some of the Electrolux features in other name brands but you will never find all of them in one and you will never find better.
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We have had a front load washer for over 10 years now and it finally came time to purchase new. We had enjoyed our previous model but felt we should look at all brands...Read complete review
We have had a front load washer for over 10 years now and it finally came time to purchase new. We had enjoyed our previous model but felt we should look at all brands openly. After selecting the 4.4 Wave Touch Electrolux we felt we had selected a quality unit. After we installed the unit, it ran its "install cycle" and passed. On the first load we only put couple pairs of pants, one shirt, and some socks and used the Normal cycle. About 15 minutes in the washer stopped, and never moved again, then it produced an error code. I was then forced to rinse my load by hand. While I am quite an understanding person, when a family purchases a "top of the line" model there is, and should be, a level of excellent implided. If not for the large sum of money spent, then at least for the brand name's own self respect. I am hoping we get through this "error" with no further problems, but I am questioning quality control of a high end unit... Make sense???
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Comments about Electrolux Island White Front Load Washer:
My wife and I renovated our home and as part of the work, we refreshed our appliances. The Electrolux washer/dryer was highly recommended by our appliance guy so we ended up purchasing two sets; 70 series for upstairs, 50 series for downstairs. One of the major selling points of Electrolux was the Perfect Balance System. Unfortunately, within the first month of usage, we noticed that we could feel vibrations during the final spin cycle. In some cases, we feel vibrations from the 70 series two rooms away through carpet and on top of our bed. We also noticed that items on our office shelves (which is across a hallway and on the other side of a wall) rattle. For the 70s, we even have them on Electrolux pedestals. While we like the design and performance of the washer, the vibrations really drag down our score. Our appliance guy has had several guys come out to check the installation and they all believe that it is installed properly. So we're left with the unfortunate vibrations.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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We have a front loader in our other home and the dispenser tray is not full of water at the end of a wash cycle.
Takes a while to figure out all the settings, everything is very satisfactory so far.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
We have been pleased with the washer and dryer. It does a great job and offers needed functions. We did have an issue with the detergent drawer and we contacted customer care. They were very helpful in getting answers and setting up warrenty repairs.
Overall I am somewhat disappointed with the product. Based on the price and the history of the company, I expected the machine to perform better. It is less than a year old and I have already had multiple problems. It refuses to wash in cold water (always at least warm). The bleach and fabric softener retain water between loads and the led display is always dimly lit unless you unplug the machine. The dryer does not steam anymore. All problems are currently under work order but I lost another day of work today while the repair person came out and when he opened the box for the new part it contained a part that looked as if it had been repaired and was very beaten up. The new display board that was sent was only the lens that covered the display. New parts have been ordered and another day of work will be lost when they arrive.
I love my new Electrolux washer and dryer. The steam function really help eliminate odors and really freshens up the clothes. I really like the quick 15 minute wash time for small loads.
The machine that does it all!
We searched and reviewed all the front load washing machines on the market. After that arduous task, we felt that the Electrolux model that we chose was the best choice. I'm very impressed how the clothes come out hardly needing to be dried. We're also impressed with the steam feature when we need bacterial cleaning. It seems like this model has a setting for just about every situation. We're also impressed with the large capacity of this machine. I'll close by saying that we would highly recommend this machine to anyone in the market for a washer.
Electrolux Front Load Washer
By Toni T
It is a awesome washer. It takes time to make it user-friendly
Electrolux model ewfls70jiw
This is my 3rd front loader and the only washer that actually gets my clothes clean and smelling fresh. Unlike the previous machines I've owned, this machine has not developed a mold like odor or any mold. It's loaded with a plethora of useful features as well as giving the owner the ability to customize the wash. This machine has operated flawlessly thus far. As much as a washer can be a pleasure to use, this one is.
Would buy again
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Comments about Electrolux Silver Sands Front Load Washer:
The one thing I wish I had paid closer attention to is that the factory settings for the washing machine assume you don't have athletes in your home. My son and husband's work out clothes require that I change the soil level (from light to heavy) on the machine. Totally my fault but I didn't make the adjustment at first and their clothes upon the next wearing would smell bad as soon as they they began to sweat. Once I adjusted the setting, all was well.
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