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Very good washer; but LONG cycles.
We have 5 children and really put this machine to the test. It does a fine job with whites, jeans, and other loads varying from slightly dirty to - well, sick kids....Read complete review
We have 5 children and really put this machine to the test. It does a fine job with whites, jeans, and other loads varying from slightly dirty to - well, sick kids. The allergen cycle is also helpful since most of our family has allergies of one type or another - and it is also helpful for sanitizing clothing or bedding when kids are sick. One weakness is that it seems as any cleaning appliance - dishwasher or clothes washer (this is our second front loader) - goes more 'Eco,' the cycles take much longer. A 'heavily soiled' load of jeans, with extra rinse and deep cleaning options selected will take over two hours. That said, this machine is flexible enough to handle loads ranging from delicate "unders," to sheets and blankets, all the way up to Firefighter bunkers! [With an empty cleaning cycle after the turnouts.] Overall this does its job very well, especially considering we easily run 14 loads a week!
Most Liked Negative Review
Quiet, Pretty and Efficient, but does not actually get clothes clean..
We had a Duet washer bought in 2002 we liked it and have always used HE soap, but recently it was not getting clothes clean, so we bought new Duet washer. We love...Read complete review
We had a Duet washer bought in 2002 we liked it and have always used HE soap, but recently it was not getting clothes clean, so we bought new Duet washer. We love the design and the jingle it plays when finished and the light up dial, and the pedalstal drawer and easy to unload , but we noticed that the clothes came out smelly and dingy or smelled of soap and the length of time for one wash is well over one hour. We tried extra rinse, we tried less soap, there are 4 pages of troubleshooting pages in the manual. Apparently washing clothes has become rocket science. We returned the washer and got a top load non HE Whirlpool(we like Whirlpool)which washes clothes in half the time and comes out clean. Maybe in 10 years, when time for a new washer, the HE technology will work, but for now we need a washing machine that gets the clothes clean.
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Great features, great wash
from New Jersey, United States
Comments about Whirlpool Duet WFW94HEXW White Front Load Washer:
Was talked into buying this machine by the sales rep, happy I listened! It renewed my confidence in the cleaning power of front loaders
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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By Washing in Peace
Just bought this washer 04/03/2015. It's so quiet. we love it. Our old washer sounded like a Jet plane taking off, really it did...Also the options aren't bad either.
from Beaver Dam, WI, United States
I'm impressed with how much cleaner my clothes are. Washer spins out so good less drying time
from Kernersville, NC, United States
I bought this washer to replace our older Whirlpool duet washer. I knew I wanted to purchase Whirlpool again. It has lots of options, easy to modify the default presets, and it's quiet!
Worth the investment
from Annapolis, MD, United States
Purchased 3 months ago to replace Duet pair purchased in 2003. Unit is quiet, efficient and easy to use. Purchased from local/regional dealer who provided exceptional service in showroom and during delivery and installation.
from weston idaho
it cleans well and spins well but it is just so noisy.. I was warned but this is ridiculous!
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
from Los Angeles, CA, United States
I got my washer a couple of months ago and it is just fabulous! I purchased my last washer in the 80's and did not realize how poorly they were cleaning my clothes until I got this washer. It has so many washing cycles, the steam feature and the drum is so big that I can do a lot more clothes than I used to be able to! My clothes look much better than they used to.
Good quality and performance
from Seattle, WA, United States
Newly purchased and happy with ease of use and design
from Wasilla, AK, United States
overall good quality machine, have only been using for a month. Only change I would suggest is power control button is too sensitive while machine is running, A slight brush or touch of control and machine shuts off. should be set up like the start control were you have to hold it for a few seconds to activate or stop. Working around machine, folding clothes etc. the button gets hit, machine stops, and you have to start over.
By Abraham s
from New York, NY, United States
Very happy nice design easy handling very good options
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