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Maytag Bravos XL White High-Efficiency Gas Steam Dryer - MGDB850YW

Abt Model: MGDB850YWH | UPC Code: 883049243177
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Maytag Bravos XL White High-Efficiency Gas Steam Dryer, Model MGDB850YWH

Features:

  • Evenly Dries Your Largest Loads
  • Maytag® Commercial Technology on Bravos XL
  • Advanced Moisture Sensing
  • Enhanced Airflow Monitor
  • 100-foot Vent Length for Flexible Venting
  • Auto Refresh Steam Cycle
  • High-Efficiency Dryer
  • 7.3 Cu. Ft. Capacity
  • Wrinkle Prevent With Steam Option
  • Direct Y-Connector Water Hook-Up

Specifications:

Capacity

  • Total Capacity: 7.3 Cu. Ft.

Controls

  • Controls: Electronic Front Control

Construction

  • Top Finish: Paint
  • Drum Material: Painted Steel Drum
  • Door Window: Window Door
  • Reversible Door: Reversible Side-Swing Door
  • Door Swing: Side Swing

Performance

  • Motor Horsepower: 1/3 HP
  • Drum Light: Selectable and Automatic Interior Drum Light
  • Auto Wake-Up: Auto Wake-Up Control
  • Lint Screen Location: Front-Mounted Lint Screen
  • Vent Length: 100
  • Number of Cycles: 11
  • Heavy Duty: Yes
  • Normal: Yes
  • Bulky: Yes
  • Wrinkle Control: Yes
  • Steam Refresh: Auto Refresh
  • Number of Moisture Settings: 5
  • Lint Filter Reminder: Check Lint Screen Light
  • End of Cycle Signal: End of Cycle Signal Indicator
  • Cool Down: Yes
  • Number of Temperatures: 5

Electrical

  • 6 Amps. 60 Hz

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 45-1/8"
  • Width: 29"
  • Depth: 29-1/4"

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 148 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor
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Fuel TypeGas
ColorWhite
SteamYes
Capacity (cu. ft.)7.3
Height (inches)45.13
Width (inches)29
Depth (inches)29.25
Control TypeElectronic, Rotary
Drying Cycles11
Temperatures Settings5
Voltage120 V
Reversible DoorYes
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
  

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Maytag Bravos XL White High-Efficiency Gas Steam Dryer
 
4.8

(based on 193 reviews)

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97%

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Pros

  • Large capacity (164)
  • Convenient features (129)
  • Energy savings (117)
  • Quiet (109)
  • Durable (92)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (53)
  • Cleanability (4)
  • Loud (3)

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Most Liked Positive Review

 

Seriously, this dryer is saving energy like no one's busines

This was my first gas dryer and I have to say it works like a dream! Easy to use and the sanitize cycle is the best!

This was my first gas dryer and I have to say it works like a dream! Easy to use and the sanitize cycle is the best!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

I would have loved to give this a five-star review BUT

I have owned this dryer since March 2012, an have actually been using it since May when I moved into the house. Since then, it has broken down FOUR times. Each time it...Read complete review

I have owned this dryer since March 2012, an have actually been using it since May when I moved into the house. Since then, it has broken down FOUR times. Each time it is the same problem - a heat sensor. The first time it broke I was without a dryer for three weeks as it was such a new model the repair company didn't have the parts and I had to wait a ridiculous amount of time to schedule service calls as it seems that repair companies are extraordinarily busy.
You should know I have a five person family and do a normal amount of laundry. I also have the matching washer and have had absolutely no issues with it at all.
First time it broke - July.
Then - October - a week with no dryer.
Then again - two weeks ago. Another week with no dryer. EACH TIME THE TECHS DO NOT HAVE THE PART. SO I have to wait to have them delivered and wait for another service call.

Today, dryer not hearing again. It was fixed LAST TUESDAY. Tech replaced ALL THREE sensors this time. Did laundry today, cleaning lint trap every time as is my usual custom, and the flipping thing stopped heating. Again.

I am beside myself. I spent over 1000.00 on this dryer, seduced by all the bells and whistles and it has been nothing but a nightmare. I bought Maytag because of the reputation, and although customer service has been very nice, I really could not, in ANY way recommend this dryer. I have a ton of work clothes to wash for everyone and now have to wait til Monday to call for repair and start the whole business all over again. Maytag, if you are listening, I think I got a lemon and would like a new dryer. I will take the lowest end one you make. I just want one that WORKS.

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4.0

Nice looking dryer

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from Choctaw, OK

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Comments about Maytag Bravos XL White High-Efficiency Gas Steam Dryer:

Love the way it works, except it keeps telling me to check the vent. Sometimes it takes me 2 times to dry completely, but the towels are soft and the clothes wrinkle free.

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5.0

Bravos XL Gas Steam Dryer

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from Brooklyn, NY, United States

Comments about Maytag Bravos XL White High-Efficiency Gas Steam Dryer:

Excellent Dryer. Good functionality and very efficient. Only negative is that it is a bit noisy, but being in our basement not really much on an issue.

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5.0

Love the xl,dries clothes super quick just by the settings o

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from Buford, GA, United States

Comments about Maytag Bravos XL White High-Efficiency Gas Steam Dryer:

Bought this Maytag after my last Maytag died. I like this larger up to date xl series better,gas drier gets the job done. Maytag for life
P.s. The old Maytag lasted 17 years with a family of 6. Plus 4 of the six are girls!!

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5.0

Great Features

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from Saginaw, MI, United States

Comments about Maytag Bravos XL White High-Efficiency Gas Steam Dryer:

I bought this dryer a few months ago and it is great. I can be sure that my clothes always come out dry due to all the settings that it features. It even reminds me when the lint trap is full as I am very bad at remembering to clean it in between loads due to having to do laundry for 6 people.

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5.0

Good and Reliable

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from Nashville, TN, United States

Comments about Maytag Bravos XL White High-Efficiency Gas Steam Dryer:

Works very well only thing I would have liked to see in this machine is a better lent catcher. Sometime to get the lent completely clean you have to disassemble the front part of the machine. Which isn't hard.

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5.0

Impressive product!

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from Hastings, mi

Pros

  • Convenient Features
  • Durable
  • Large Capacity
  • Quiet

Cons

  • Expensive

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    Comments about Maytag Bravos XL White High-Efficiency Gas Steam Dryer:

    I think that I have finally found a dryer that will keep up with my family! I bought this dryer with the idea that I won't have to work on it every month! With a family of 7 I am very impressed with its durability, capacity, and features!

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    5.0

    This is the perfect dryer....

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    from Temecula, CA

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    • Large Capacity
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        When looking for a dryer I found it all in this one and I was very surprised for all its has to offer.
        I have nothing negative to say...this one is a winner!!!

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        5.0

        Excellent!

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        from Rochester, NY

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        • Convenient Features
        • Large Capacity
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            Comments about Maytag Bravos XL White High-Efficiency Gas Steam Dryer:

            Efficient. Quiet! Love the steam refresh option. Fits my bedspread easily.

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            5.0

            This is the Dryer of all Dryers

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            from Averill Park, New York

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            • Cleaning performance
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            • Durable
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            • Large Capacity
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                Comments about Maytag Bravos XL White High-Efficiency Gas Steam Dryer:

                We love our new maytag bravos washer and dryer collection. The dryer is quiet and roomy and also plays music like the washer. It's stylish and the features are so cool considering the great bargain you get with purchasing this. The sanitize feature is awesome. I am very happy with my purchase.

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                4.0

                Have a few issues

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                from Chesterfield, Michigan

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                • Convenient Features
                • Large Capacity
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                    Comments about Maytag Bravos XL White High-Efficiency Gas Steam Dryer:

                    Disappointed in the fact that I bought a floor model and told it was new to find out it was a 2011 model sold to me the end of 2013, do not like that the dryer doesn't completely turn off all the lights when done with a cycle, I feel this is a energy sucker and I try to conserve energy as much as possible. Also I don't like that the door doesn't stay open all the way and wants to keep closing on me when trying to rotate a load. This is the first time I have ever bought a Maytag or a floor model....I'm not sure I made the right decision, but I wanted a machine made in the USA. So that was my main reason for buying.

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