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Large capacity in a compact unit
Seemed to be the largest washer size (depth) among the stackable options. Well-made product, easy to use with just enough features. Needs a buzzer to remind you when a load is done,...Read complete review
Seemed to be the largest washer size (depth) among the stackable options. Well-made product, easy to use with just enough features. Needs a buzzer to remind you when a load is done, but that's a minor issue. If space is an issue, this is a great option. Can still wash/dry very large loads (towels, etc) and up to a queen size comforter easily.
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We purchased this unit in early 2012 to replace a previous similar GE unit that happily lasted 12 years. Do not buy this unit (as of 2012). This unit is apparently a...Read complete review
We purchased this unit in early 2012 to replace a previous similar GE unit that happily lasted 12 years. Do not buy this unit (as of 2012). This unit is apparently a relatively new design/redesign as of 2012 and it was badly done. Considering there two obvious flaws in the first couple months I am very concerned about "what's next".The initial flaw (which ABT dealt with well) is the knob immediately broke. Several other people had experienced this (as noted in other reviews) and ABT was aware of the problem and resolved it quickly by getting a replacement knob and later a correctly designed knob to us.The fatal flaw of the unit is the dryer destroys clothes with "small stuff on it". Small buttons, spaghetti straps, draw strings with knots, and similar items catch in the gap inside the dryer door between the spinning tub and the door (in my opinion). This is a theory I seen in other reviews on different sites. I have also seen it proposed the lent trap catches them. I am not sure which is correct, but the end result is the caught item is at best severely abused (twisted round-and-round) and worst case torn.The ABT service man that came out when we reported the problem was unhelpful (which I find uncharacteristic for ABT) leaving my fiance with the suggestion to not to dry things. To be fair, we have not followed up with ABT again on this issue (though we will be).I subsequent search of the internet found other people having the same problem with the dryer. The proposed solution was to use shims to give the unit a slight backward tilt so the clothes are not pushing against the front of the unit when drying and thus less likely to be caught. I have tried this with no improvement.
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Comments about GE 27" Unitized Spacemaker Stack Washer With Gas Dryer:
Only dislike is no end of cycle notification bells or alerts
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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from Florida, United States
Does give more space in the laundry room. Dials easy to see and operate at eye level.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
Dryer Leaves Black Marks on Sheets
By Dryer Leaves Black Marks
from Los Angeles
This is my 2nd one in less than 2 years doing the same thing. Dryer leaving black marks on linens.The guy delivering the 2nd one (which GE replaced) said it was a factory defect for this model. The size is great and otherwise it's fine, but this is a recall problem. I found others reviewers have this same problem.
from Puerto Rico
The marck of the past, present and continue to the future.
Ease of operation
from Springfield, IL, United States
Settings are clearly defined and easy to set. I'm glad I purchased this product.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
Never expected too many issues with GE appliance
I worked at GE and always have had a great admiration for quality of work. That is why I bought a GE washer and a dryer. However, after installation we started the first wash and the water was filling in for so long and never started the wash, odd, water was draining. I used the spin, and restarted the wash it worked. Then, the next day the same thing happened. Again, I went through the spin function and started again and it worked. It does not look right to me. Also gurgling or agitation is rather noisier than any other models that I had. technician said it is normal. But can't GE make appliances that are like others with a quiet wash?
from Westfield, IN
Works great - large capacity even for the small, convenient size
I hate this washer & dryer
from Daytona Beach, FL, United States
Washer sounds like its going to go through my floor! Dryer takes way to long to dry therefore costing me more on my electricity!
Works great and larger than it looks
from Orange County, CA, United States
Holds more clothes than I thought it would in one load.
A nice unit for my mom. It handles her laundry needs efficiently and is great for limited space . Although we had to replace the original unit due to the clutch going out in less than 2 years so I highly recommend purchasing the extended service warranty.
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