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Whirlpool White Top Loading Washer - WTW4800XQ

Abt Model: WTW4800XWH | UPC Code: 883049190013
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3.4 Cu. Ft. Capacity/ 8 Automatic Cycles/ 4 Selectable Water Levels/ Dual Action Agitator/ Quiet Spin Technology/ Fabric Sense Wash System/ White Finish
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Whirlpool WTW4800XQ White Top Loading Washer, Model WTW4800XWH

Help protect your clothes with the Care Control temperature management system which helps to make sure the water is warm enough to dissolve detergent, but not hot enough to damage your clothes. Quiet Spin technology and unique suspension system also makes it great for upper-floor installation. Get excellent cleaning with the unique design of the Xtra Roll Action™ Plus agitator and know what portion of the cycle the washer is operating with the cycle status lights.

Features:

  • 3.4 Cu. Ft. White Porcelain Wash Basket
  • Xtra Roll Action™ Plus Agitator
  • Fabric Sense™ Wash System
  • Care Control Temperature Management
  • Quiet Spin technology
  • 700 RPM Maximum Spin Speed
  • Cycle status bar
  • 8 Automatic Cycles
  • Heavy Duty Cycle
  • Normal Cycle
  • Casual Cycle
  • Delicate Cycle
  • On/Off Extra Rinse Option
  • On/Off Fabric Softener Knob
  • Bleach Dispenser
  • Fabric Softener Dispenser
  • 4 Selectable Water Levels
  • 4 Selectable Water Temperatures

Specifications:

Construction

  • Drum Material: White Porcelain
  • Wash Motor: 1/4 hp PSC
  • Lid: Solid
  • Lid Hinge: Standard

Performance

  • Wash Sytem: Direct Inject System with Dual Action Agitator
  • Max Spin Speed: 700
  • Spin Speed - High: 2
  • Bleach Dispenser: Gravity Bleach Dispenser
  • Number of Cycles: 8
  • Light: Casual Perm Press - Light
  • Regular: Casual Perm Press - Regular
  • Normal - Heavy: Normal - Heavy
  • Normal - Light: Normal - Light
  • Normal - Regular: Normal - Regular
  • Extra Rinse: Extra Rinse
  • Number of Temperatures: 4
  • Hot / Cold: Hot / Cold (ATC)
  • Warm / Cold: Warm/Cold (ATC)
  • Cool / Cold: Cool / Cold (ATC)
  • Water Level - Super: Super Plus
  • Water Level - Large: Large
  • Water Level - Small: Small
  • Number of Soil Levels: 3

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 43"
  • Width: 27.25"
  • Depth: 27"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 137 lbs
  • Shipping: 155 lbs

Warranty Information:

Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts And Labor

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Load TypeTop Loading
SteamNo
Capacity (cu. ft.)3.4
Height (inches)43
Width (inches)28
Depth (inches)27
DispensersBleach, Fabric Softener
Control TypeKnobs
End-Of-Cycle SignalNo
Internal Water HeaterNo
Temperature Settings4
Wash Cycles8
Reversible DoorNo
Spin Speed (RPM)700
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
Voltage120 V
ColorWhite
  

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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Whirlpool White Top Loading Washer
 
4.2

(based on 2009 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (1091)

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    (574)

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    (169)

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    (73)

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    (102)

87%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (1113)
  • Performance (977)
  • Convenient features (841)
  • Sound level (651)
  • Energy savings (611)

Cons

  • Sound level (357)
  • Cleanability (57)
  • Pricey / poor value (20)
  • Noisy (13)
  • Long cycle (11)

Best Uses

  • Everyday clothes (35)
  • Towels (30)
  • Bedding (21)
  • Delicate (20)
  • Heavy/bulky items (12)
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    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Frequent user (29), Heavy duty user (13), Occasional user (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

This a great washer despite all the negative reviews!

Despite all the negative reviews, I decided to go with my gut and buy this washer. My mother has this washer and I had to use it when mine broke and I liked how...Read complete review

Despite all the negative reviews, I decided to go with my gut and buy this washer. My mother has this washer and I had to use it when mine broke and I liked how it worked. I got my washer installed at 10:30 am today and I have already washed 6 loads.

The washer is not loud, it cleans my clothes well and efficiently. For all the bad comments about the time it takes to wash 1 load, I don't find that the length of time to wash a load on light or even normal took that long, no longer than my other washer took.

As for the locking feature, big deal, when you want to open it, you push the button and it unlocks. Close the lid and press the button again and it begins again. I love the fact that it automatically balances my load before it begins to wash because it literally has ended my trips to the basement to balance my wet clothes when it spins.

I am satisified with the 4 water temperatures, 4 levels of clothes washing and the variety of cycles to choose from, including a heavey duty cycle. And since this is 2012, of course it is going to be energy efficient, therefore all the features of balancing, fill up and wash cycles are created this way to help save energy and water for you!

I don't agree with all these negative comments about this washer and the few that had specific issues must have been washer specific and they may have received a defected one. I am very happy that I bought this Whirlpool washer and I would recommend it!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

possibly the worst washer

I have to question that who ever designed and created this washer was a busy parent of multiple children. This is by far the worst and most inefficient washer machine. For one, I...Read complete review

I have to question that who ever designed and created this washer was a busy parent of multiple children. This is by far the worst and most inefficient washer machine. For one, I cannot stand the fact that you have to 'balance' your load EVERY time you do a load of laundry. Weather it's a large or small load, I have to wait forever and rearrange the load(while getting soap on my hands) multiple times before the washer actually decides to start and load. Also, I can understand that washers might need the safety feather of locking their lids, but you can't fill the washer up and add clothes as you go, before balancing. Therefore, when it comes time to balance the load, your hands are covered in soap and is just a mess. Plus you can't add clothes after you started the washer without waiting for a few minutes for it to unlock. I promise you, by the time I get done messing around with the load and the idiotic 'balance' system, I could of done a load of laundry. This is definitely the worst washer machine out there and would not recommend it to anyone or any clothes washing service.

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1.0

I HATE THIS MACHINE

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from Honolulu

Comments about Whirlpool White Top Loading Washer:

it is SLOWWWWWWWWW.....you can't reset the cycle.....no matter what you do. Once you start a cycle you must finish THAT cycle. THIS THING IS SOOOOO LOUD and it takes FOREVER to wash a stupid load of clothes.

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4.0

It Works

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from Las Vegas

Verified Buyer

Comments about Whirlpool White Top Loading Washer:

It does what I need

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5.0

Long lasting washer

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from Lake Mary, FL

Comments about Whirlpool White Top Loading Washer:

I bought this washer 10 years ago and is still working. With 4 boys that are now men, there's a lot of laundry to do. We are a family of 7. Best product for the price. Whirpool never disappoints me.

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5.0

great product

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from san antonio, texas

Verified Buyer

Comments about Whirlpool White Top Loading Washer:

purchased based on price & brand, product is very user friendly. Cost was reasonable for name brand whirpool

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1.0

Don't buy! Not really worth a single star, can't remove!!!

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from Charlotte, N.C

Comments about Whirlpool White Top Loading Washer:

I purchased this machine in 2011 and have truly hated it every since. Sorriest appliance I have ever owned. Would not clean clothes, tore some shirts and lock button would drive you crazy. Took forever to wash a load of clothes. Now is making a horrible noise intermittenly and can't tell where it is coming from.I purchase a new machine today as I do not feel it is worth the cost to have a serviceman come and tell me there is something bad wrong. I will save money on detergent as I was washing a load twice to get the clothes clean. A washer should last longer than 4years and 9 months especially for two senior citizens. Whirlpool should look into the problems with these machines and where they are made. If in China, maybe look at building them back America.

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1.0

Don'T Buy!!!

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from Marietta GA

Comments about Whirlpool White Top Loading Washer:

Didn't last 3 years...bad transmission!!!

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Top Load Whirlpool

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from Keizer OR

Comments about Whirlpool White Top Loading Washer:

I bought this a few months ago, it was in used but good condition. It is quiet compared to others. But I am going to be looking for a different machine because it has torn a towel and a skirt, and pilled shirts.

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Awful machine

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from Waco, TX

Comments about Whirlpool White Top Loading Washer:

I would give this washer a minus star if possible. You can't open the lid after it starts. It takes 8 minutes to fill and takes an hour for a load to wash from start to finish. If it doesn't start after pushing "start" button, you have to unplug it for 15 min. so it can clear it's brain. I don't have the time. After calling customer service to find out how long each wash cycle was, I was told the machine decides how dirty my clothes are and how long they need to wash. Really??? It know how dirty my clothes are???? I know the world of machines being "smarter" than humans but I've been doing laundry for many years and I know how to wash. I don't need a washer to tell me how. I hate, did you understand, I HATE this washer.

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5.0

Simple for older people

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from Phoenix, AZ

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I like the features because they are easy to understand and written so you can see them without the aid of glasses.

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hate it!

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from Wernersville, PA

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Purchased this 5 years ago and hated it since the day I used it!!! I hate the lid lock, and you cannot change anything once it starts. It's tangled and ruined long sleeved shirts, tangled them around the agitator, put holes in shirts, ruined curtains. Now I'm having trouble with it not spinning properly, and I can't even pay someone to come and look at it! I will not spend $100 to have someone come and diagnose the problem because I hate it so much. Please don't waste your money on it, plus ruining clothes!

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