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This product has great features
We really like this refrigerator, but we did have one issue with the bottom freezer drawer on the bottom. You can't "push" it to close, you have to let go...Read complete review
We really like this refrigerator, but we did have one issue with the bottom freezer drawer on the bottom. You can't "push" it to close, you have to let go of it before it closes so that the seal is actually closed. We weren't doing that and we had frost build up inside the freezer. Other than that we love the features and the room it has inside.
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I hope someone from Whirlpool will read this and contact me
We did our due diligence in regards to shopping for a reputable refrigerator. The unit was delivered and installed .In less than 24 hours we had problems with the upper part ( french door...Read complete review
We did our due diligence in regards to shopping for a reputable refrigerator. The unit was delivered and installed .In less than 24 hours we had problems with the upper part ( french door model) staying cool and maintaining a consistent temperature. We also found that when following the directions for the water dispenser that we had water leaking inside the unit. We also "love" the feature of when you press the water handle in the door it keeps dispensing water for roughly 5 seconds after you release the handle.MY BIGGEST CONCERN IS GOING TO BE HOW BOTH THE RETAILER WE PURCHASED THIS UNIT FROM AND WHIRLPOOL HANDLE THIS PROBLEM.
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Not so great
from Augusta GA
Comments about Whirlpool Gold GI6FARX Stainless Steel French Door Bottom Freezer Refrigerator:
My freezer has ice building up and then melts drains on to my floor. This was suppose to be a frost free refrigerator
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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By Family of 5
from Houston TX
We purchased this in late 2013 and about 3 months ago the freezer started leaking water and collecting ice.. We love the product but disappointed with the issues.
Leaves much to be desired.
from Syracuse, NY
Didn't realize design flaws until after we used it for awhile. Must open both doors to access internal drawers. Shelves behind and under ice maker are pretty useless.Have only had this item for a year and are looking to replace it already. Not very functional, in my humble opinion.
Whirlpool Will Not Stand By Products
from Verona, Wi
I just got off the phone with customer service. Our refrigerator is less than two years old and the ice maker will not work. We have tried having it repaired several times. Whirlpool said there is nothing they can do because the year warranty is up and no systemic ice maker problem exists with this refrigerator therefore no recall. However, as you can see in the reviews, people are having extensive problems with the ice maker in this refrigerator. Whirlpool is being dishonest and taking people's money with no intention of providing a lasting product or standing behind it. They won't even acknowledge the problem.
Replaced ice maker 3x in two years
By W&S Bridges
from Jackson, MS
I have always heard that Whirlpool was a reputable brand, but I am very disappointed in this refrigerator. The ice maker does not work properly. It either gives you no ice or dumps out so much that it gets all over the floor. More times than not, it gives you no ice at all. Also, we had a leak from the bottom which put puddles in our kitchen. We thought we were getting a great product being that it was close to $2,000 at the time of purchase, but the ice maker issues have convinced me otherwise.
Nice looking unit. However, ice maker already broke
By MD from New Jersey
I bought this based more on looks than reviews. I was told by several people that most of the newer refrigerators have horrible ice makers. Should've listened.
By Mom of 4
from Spanish Fork, UT
I love the space and layout of this refrigerator. It has worked very well for us (we've had it for 3 1/2 years now). The only issue we've had, which is an issue many whirlpool/maytag refrigerators have had, is that water started dripping into the freezer. I've had to defrost it a few times but found out that they are offering a repair kit at no charge. If you contact them about it within the first year, they will pay for the service charge too. If you're like me and have had the refrigerator for a while, it's best to have them ship the replacement kit to you and install it yourself. They have instructions that come with it and I've seen videos online about how to do it, so I'm hoping it will be a fairly easy fix. Other than that, I've loved it.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
from Oregon OH
Purchased our fridge just over a year ago and the ice maker only works on occasion, it leaks water out of the bottom of the fridge, there is an inch of ice in the bottom of the freezer and the drawers are covered in snowy looking ice. This seems to be a problem with this fridge. Why isn't there a recall? Why do we have to pay to fix this? We didn't install it the store that we purchased it from installed it.
from Dayton, Ohio
I bought this refrigerator in 2012 and I have had a repair man out twice, I had to fix the defrost drain and now I need a new ice maker. I have always bought American made products. This is an American made piece of junk!
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Leaks water from bottom
from Miamisburg, OH
After about 2 years of use (only 1yr warranty), the refrigerator began leaking significant amounts of water daily. This is not due to a faulty installation of the ice maker hose. It is a known problem with this model. Also, the ice maker is frustrating. Often times no ice will come out and then all the sudden, tons of ice comes pouring out. I rarely end up with the proper amount of ice. I usually dump ice out of my glass. Further, no matter how close I place my glass, ice almost always spits out to the side and onto my cherry hardwood floors! UGHHH!
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