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Cold fridge, poor design
this refrigerator is very cold, had to move it down to the lowest setting because it was freezing food at the bottom. i have had this fridge since Nov and had to have repair...Read complete review
this refrigerator is very cold, had to move it down to the lowest setting because it was freezing food at the bottom. i have had this fridge since Nov and had to have repair service because the interior water holder froze up and wouldn't dispense water. the other main gripe i have about this fridge is the interior design and the full width pantry drawer. the fridge is designed in such a way that nothing fits, large or gallon pitchers have to be placed at bottom where the slide out drawer is so it will fit. the middle light is inconvenient because tall things won't fit there. the worst design is the pantry drawer that falls off the rails if you dare put too much cheese etc in drawer. it definitely won't hold as much weight as there is space. it is very flimsy, and i have already had the rails and drawer replaced. my belief is that it is a design flaw. the way it is designed this drawer just fits on one shelf and that shelf basically has to be on the top. when the drawer falls off or gets cockeyed, it falls on whatever you have on the second shelf. i also wish the freezer door containers moved. the only design that i have been happy with is the door space and containers. i would think hard before purchasing, as it is not a fun fridge to live with. there was not a floor model for me to see prior to purchase, and even if there had been, actually putting food in and living with it has shown it is poorly designed. the main reason i purchased is because i wanted filtered water, which has been fine except when it froze, and it makes me nervous it will do this again. so far, still under warranty and customer service was helpful.
Most Liked Negative Review
My old Whirlpool "Gold" model was better
While I am certainly happy to hear that this refrigerator is very energy efficient, I am bothered by a few design aspects, which, compared to my 1998 Gold refrigerator, are inferior:Read complete review
While I am certainly happy to hear that this refrigerator is very energy efficient, I am bothered by a few design aspects, which, compared to my 1998 Gold refrigerator, are inferior:The first is, there is no light in the freezer section.. a great disappointment.Secondly, the two freezer door shelves are much too narrow compared to the old one; another disappointment.The "Gold" model had roll-out shelves in both compartments; this has none.The plastic bins are much too flimsy on the doors, and the large pull out drawer feels like it is going to completely fall out.Overall, I'd say this is not an upgraded product.
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from CAPE COD, MASSACHUSSETTS, USA
Comments about Whirlpool 21 Cu Ft White Top Freezer Refrigerator:
I BOUGHT THIS REFRIGERTOR LAST SPRING. IT IS QUIET AND HAS PLENTY OF ROOM AND HAS NICE LINES WITH A CURVED FRONT. IF I HAD KNOWN AT TIME OF PURCHASE I WOULD OF SELECTED A MODEL WITH SEPERATE CONTROLS FOR THE FREEZER AND SEPERATE CONTROLS FOR THE REFRIGERATOR. THE RECOMMENDED SETTINGS ARE NOT COLD ENOUGH FOR THE FREEZER. I HAVE TURNED THE SETTINGS ABOVE THE RECOMMENDED SETTINGS TO COMPENSATE FOR THAT. HOTDOGS AND BREAD DO NOT GET ROCK HARD. UNIT WAS HOWEVER PRICED WELL FOR THE SIZE AND THE ICEMAKER WORKS WELL.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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Worst refrigerator ever!
from New Jersey, United States
The ice cream in the freezer melts, and items on the shelves in the refrigerator section freeze.
from Middlesex, NJ, United States
I purchased this refrigerator 2 weeks ago. The deli draw constantly comes out of the tracks as well as the veggie bin. Less storage capacity then my old GE both in the refrigerator and freezer compartment.
By John 54
from Byron Center, Michigan
Bought this unit a month ago, it does what it is supposed to, is quiet, and functional. what more is there?
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Bought this unit a month ago, it does what it is supposed to, is quiet, and functional.what more is there?
Just what we needed
from Crossville, TN, United States
This was just the right type , size and color for our needs. It fits will with the rest of the kitchen dÃ©cor.
This was just the right type , size and color for our needs. It fits will with the rest of the kitchen d?cor.
from New Hyde Park, NY, United States
Everything is great besides that somtimes the freezer doesnt freeze everything
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