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I had been researching for months before deciding on this washer. I was in no rush since my 25 year old washer was still working. But it had started making new noises and I...Read complete review
I had been researching for months before deciding on this washer. I was in no rush since my 25 year old washer was still working. But it had started making new noises and I figured it was only going to be a matter of time before it gives up the ghost. I can tell you so far that I have been happy with this new washer. I was a little worried about the new HE washers in general after reading and hearing different complaints. But I can say I have not experienced the issues a lot of people may go on about. The washer cleaned my white and colored clothes very well. Keep in mind that you will need to read the manual and follow the directions. You just canâ€™t toss the clothes in it any old way. It has a very large capacity, but donâ€™t over load it. No washer will wash well over loaded. The wash cycles may be a little longer than the older washers. However the timer shows the estimated time left until it is finished. Yes, there are some cycle settings with selected options that may take an hour or so. You must use HE type detergents for this washer. However make sure to use the amounts the HE detergent recommends for a load. Plus this washer will make different sounds compared to the older washers. But I didnâ€™t find it loud in my opinion. And last if you are coming from the old school washer, you must select the options if you use the bleach and/or fabric softener dispenser(s). For an endnote, I have not experienced any major tangling or major wrinkling. But I must note that I often use a medium or low spin speed since I read it helps control wrinkling issues. Plus you may want to use the extra rinse option depending on the brand of detergent you use. A sensitive nose may pick up a low detergent scent depending on the brand you use. But the extra rinse option seems to take care of that if it is an issue for you. Overall, I am very happy with this washer.
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I have been using this machine for 6 months, and I am disappointed with it's performance. The only thing that is high efficient about this washer is the amount of water, or lack...Read complete review
I have been using this machine for 6 months, and I am disappointed with it's performance. The only thing that is high efficient about this washer is the amount of water, or lack thereof, that it uses. The cycles on this machine have a running time that are 2 to 3 times longer than a standard washer, so the machine definately uses more electricity. Out of 16 cycles available, I am only using 1 (the Bulky Items cycle) because the water level in this cycle is enough to allow the laundry to move freely without twisting into a mess. It took me several minutes to untwist a king size flat sheet so it could be put into the dryer. The machine is beautiful to look at and has every feature you could wish for except the ability to set the water level you desire. If Whirlpool would design/manufacture a component to install on this washer to allow water level adjustment then, for me, this would be a 5 Star appliance without a doubt.
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Amazingly Clean Clothes!
By Luisa G
from Santa Ana, California
Comments about Whirlpool Cabrio Platinum White Top Load Washer:
I bought my new whirlpool top load Cabrio washer and I am less stressed and more happier. Before I had to sit around the old washer to wait for the the loud rinse water sound just to come running to make sure I didn't forget to add the fabric softner. Now I leave everything ready for my whirlpool washer to handle it all. I am super happy and more time to do extra house cleaning. Thank You! Whirlpool
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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Gets the job done
By Kris from Cleveland
from Cleveland, OH, United States
We purchased this model a few months ago and are very happy we did. We looked at front loading washers, but decided against them because you have to clean the inner door seal all the time and we didn't want to deal with that maintenance. This washer has great wash settings and automatically senses load sizes, so you don't waste water. It's also pretty cool to see the washer in action with the LED light and fast spin cycle on. It can also take a large load!
great made in the USA product
By OLD MAN OF THE MOUNTAIN
from DELAND, FL.
went shopping for a new washing machine only found two made in the USA.They were Whirlpool & Maytag. Come to find out Maytag is now owned by Whirlpool. Both machines were fine machine, but Whirlpool features suited me best. In my opinion it is the best deal & machine out there plus helping our country economy rather than some foreign country economy & heaven knows we need that whether this is political correct or not it is best for me & our country whether this gets published or not!! THIS A FACT!!!!!
from Warkworth, ON, Canada
I love that I don't have to monitor the wash cycle. Excellent water saver!
Love this washer!
from Cherry Hill, NJ, United States
I bought this washer last month and I love it! It is quiet, washes our clothes really nicely and there is a setting for whatever your wash challenges might be. And the best surprise feature was that there is a light inside! So far I have not any socks behind because I can see inside the drum!
Features are great
from Ngee texas
I have had this washer for over a year, love it. Doesn't use a lot of water or electricity. Makes a little noise but over all it's the best washer I've owned. Beats the front load by far.
Great Features and Amazingly Quiet!
from Duluth, MN, United States
We got this about a month ago when we moved into our house. The washer has a ton of features, is super quiet, and seems to use significantly less water than our old one.
from Georgia, United States
love it everything except the door wants to close. So am propping the door open to get clothes you
large loads,saves time and money
from Riverside, CA, United States
Since we bought this washer we have saved time,money and water and in Cal. that is important.
from Ohio, United States
Wonderful washer I just love it! You do need to use it properly though to get good results. As it does not have a tall agitator, it washes completely different from the old type washers. My husbands white sock always had a grimy look even after washed with my old washer, but with this one, I put it on the white soak cycle with bleach, then wash them with an extra rinse, and they come out snowy white! I was amazed. The only problem that I have is that being short, I have some difficulty getting the clothes out of the huge tub!
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