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LG White Mega Capacity TurboWash Front Load Steam Washer - WM8000HW

Abt Model: WM8000WH | UPC Code: 048231012454
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5.1 Cu. Ft. Capacity/ NeveRust Stainless Steel Drum/ 1,300 RPM/ 14 Washing Programs/ 5 Temperature Settings (All Cold Rinses)/ Upfront Electronic Control Panel With Dual LED Display And Dial-A-Cycle With Touch Buttons/ Large Chrome Square Rimmed Glass Door With Dark Blue Tinted Cover/ TurboWash Technology/ 6Motion Technology/ SmartDiagnosis/ TrueBalance Anti-Vibration System/ Magnet Ventilation/ LoDecibel Quiet Operation/ Internal Water Heater/ White Finish
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LG White Mega Capacity TurboWash Front Load Steam Washer, Model WM8000WH

Mega Capacity, Mega Clean
Give you washer all you’ve got!  With the LG WM8000HW, the Mega Capacity TurboWash Steam Washer is big enough to handle the largest and toughest of loads.  Measuring in at 5.1 cubic feet in a NeverRust™ stainless steel drum, a big family with dirty laundry is no match. With LG's direct drive motor, it comes with a 10-year limited warranty for long efficiency guarantee. Enjoy 14 washing programs that clean your most delicate and most durable fabrics, all in one load. With a variety of options like ColdWash™ for using cold water while saving energy, and SenseClean™ option for knowing just when your load is done.

With superior technology the LG WM8000HW is quiet enough to be on the second floor of your house without disruption and LG's proprietary SmartDiagnosis™ lets you know if there is a problem, and exactly what the problem is. This saves time and money on troubleshooting allowing for a stress-free washing experience.

Innovative Features & Advanced Technology
A handful of exception features round out this washer’s big size.  With TurboWash™ Technology, you can get your fabrics extra clean, without ruining them.  The steam technology in the LG WM8000HW helps eliminate wrinkles and sanitizes your most precious delicates.  With 14 washing programs, a NeverRust™ steel drum and specific fabric cleaning requirements, no load is too difficult.  With the AAFA Certified Allergine™ cycle, you can remove harmful allergens from your fabrics. Never worry about using too much energy, as the LG WM8000HW is one of the most Energy Star Efficient units on the market! You can even use this unit as part of a stackable washer and dryer option for saving room in your home!

Features:

General

  • 5.1 cu. ft. Mega Capacity with NeveRust™ Stainless Steel Drum
  • Direct Drive Motor with 10-Year Limited Warranty
  • 1,300 RPM
  • 14 Washing Programs
  • 5 Temperature Settings (All Cold Rinses)

Stylish Design

  • Upfront Electronic Control Panel with Dual LED Display and Dial-A-Cycle™ with touch buttons
  • Large Chrome Square Rimmed Glass Door with Dark Blue Tinted Cover
  • Extra Wide Door Opening
  • Stackable with Matching Dryer (Stacking Kit Sold Separately)
  • Optional Matching Drawer Pedestal

Innovations

  • TurboWash™ Technology
  • Steam Technology
  • AAFA Certified Allergiene™ Cycle
  • NSF Certified Sanitary Cycle
  • ColdWash™ Option
  • 6Motion™ Technology
  • SmartDiagnosis™
  • TrueBalance™ Anti-Vibration System
  • Magnet Ventilation
  • ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2012
  • LoDecibel™ Quiet Operation
  • SenseClean™
  • Delay Wash (Up to 19 Hours)
  • 10° TilTub™

Specifications:

Capacity

  • Capacity: 5.1 cu. ft.

Appearance

  • Design Look: Front Control
  • Intelligent Electronic Controls with Dual LED Display
  • Touch Buttons
  • Dial-A-Cycle™

Wash Programs

  • No. of Programs: 14
    • Wash Programs: Cotton/Normal, Bulky/Large, Perm. Press, Delicates, Hand Wash/Wool,Speed Wash, Sanitary, Heavy Duty, BrightWhites™, Towels, Allergiene™, Tub Clean, Small Load, Jumbo Wash
  • No. of Options: 12
    • Options: Prewash, Rinse+Spin, Delay Wash, Custom Program, Extra Rinse, Child Lock, ColdWash™, Signal On/Off, Steam, FreshCare™, TurboWash™, Drum Light
  • No. of Wash/Rinse Temps: Extra Hot, Hot, Warm, Cold, Tap Cold (All Cold Rinses)
  • Spin Speeds: Extra High (1,200 max.), High, Medium, Low, No Spin
  • No. of Water Levels: Automatically adjusts to the size of load
  • No. of Soil Levels: 5

Fabric Care

  • TurboWash™
  • Steam
  • ColdWash™ Option
  • Allergiene™ Cycle
  • SenseClean™ System

Convenience

  • 4 Tray Dispenser: Prewash, Main Wash (with liquid detergent cup), Bleach, Fabric Softener
  • TrueBalance™ Anti-Vibration System
  • SmartDiagnosis™
  • LoadSense
  • Status Indicator(s)
  • End of Cycle Signal
  • Child Lock
  • Auto Suds Removal
  • Forced Drain System
  • Internal Water Heater
  • LoDecibel™ Quiet Operation
  • Leveling Legs: 4 Adjustable Legs
  • Easy Loading TilTub™

Motor and Agitator

  • Motor Type: Direct Drive Motor
  • Motor Speed: Variable
  • Max RPM: 1,300
  • Axis: Horizontal

Materials

  • NeveRust™ Stainless Steel Drum
  • Cabinet: PCM
  • Control Panel: Plastic
  • Top Plate: Painted
  • Transparent Glass Door
  • Door Rim: Large Square Chrome Rimmed Glass Door with Dark Blue Tinted Cover

Power Source

  • Ratings: UL Listed
  • Electrical Requirements: 120V, 10 Amps
  • Type: Electric

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 40-4/5"
  • Width: 29"
  • Depth: 32-3/10"
  • Depth With Door Open: 57"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 227.1 lbs
  • Shipping: 234 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer):
    • One Year Parts and Labor
    • 10 Years Motor
    • Lifetime on Drum
  • Extended Service Warranty Available: Click the warranty tab above for details
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Load TypeFront Loading
SteamYes
ColorWhite
Capacity (cu. ft.)5.1
Height (inches)40.8
Width (inches)29
Depth (inches)32.3
Depth with Door Open57
DispensersPrewash, Main Wash (with liquid detergent cup), Bleach, Fabric Softener
Control TypeDigital, Knobs
End-Of-Cycle SignalYes
Internal Water HeaterYes
Temperatures Settings5
Wash Cycles14
Reversible DoorNo
Spin Speed (RPM)1200
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
Voltage120 V
  

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LG Graphite Steel Front Load Steam Washer
 
4.9

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  • Easy to use (207)
  • Quality (196)
  • Style/design (142)

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    • Delicate (12)
    • Everyday clothes (12)
    • Bedding (11)
    • Heavy/bulky items (9)
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    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    A MUST for big loads

    Anyone who owns a king sized bed who has ever had to go to a Laundromat to wash their comforter has to have this washing machine. The capacity rivals that of any commercial washer...Read complete review

    Anyone who owns a king sized bed who has ever had to go to a Laundromat to wash their comforter has to have this washing machine. The capacity rivals that of any commercial washer with one exception: It has more features! We had a rather large capacity washer and dryer previously and then upgraded our bed from a queen to a king size. Our large capacity washer and dryer just could not handle the larger sheets, blankets and comforters we now own, not without having to wash them two or three times just to make sure they even got wet. This machine is, in a word; awesome! Not only does it easily handle our largest comforter but does so with ease, and the sheets, not even an issue. We could probably do two or three sets of king sized sheets at one time if we wanted to. And for normal sized loads, I have no doubt that the capacity and features on our LG machine are getting our clothes cleaner than they were when they were brand new! Our old machine had the ability to add an extra rinse cycle which is great for someone with sensitive skin. This machine can add THREE extra rinse cycles if you need it! I honestly enjoy doing the laundry now. I never thought I'd be able to say that!

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    Poorly made

    Started having issues as soon as the warranty ended. This is too expensive of a product to have issues after a year and a half. The button to turn it on is off...Read complete review

    Started having issues as soon as the warranty ended. This is too expensive of a product to have issues after a year and a half. The button to turn it on is off center, and will not push in easily. It takes about 5 minutes to push a button now, and support did not have a fix for this. I can still get it to work, by pushing it around for a while on the side that isn't fitting in easily. It is frustrating to put a bunch of clothes in the laundry, and not know whether I can get it to start or not.

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    5.0

    Take my advice, get the best!

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    from Pennsylvania, USA

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        Comments about LG Graphite Steel Front Load Steam Washer:

        Well let me start by saying I owned and used this washer very hard for the past 4 months. I ran it through the tests, quilts, sheets, comforters, regular wash and even the destroyed construction work clothes, and let me tell you. As long as you read the manual and follow the proper procedures and proper detergent in the correct amount, this washer will exceed your expectations. No more need to use more soap for the very dirty clothes. Less is more in this washer! don't overload it by shoving stuff inside, just toss it in, when it looks full, its full! I have nothing but praise for this machine! I am just a regular Joe and I bought this machine because consumer reports had good reviews for it. Haven't had a problem with it yet! Smartest choice I've made for the year!!! I use Gain powder detergent with the addition of a very small amount of powder oxi-clean for the really dirty stuff. Also for the bulky items, 1 extra rince will do for the total removal of all soap, and remember try and use less soap, I use about 1/2 cup and always does the trick!

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        5.0

        Great washer

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        from So-Cal

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            Comments about LG Graphite Steel Front Load Steam Washer:

            Every thing about the washer is excellent accept when the washer fills with water. It turns the water on & off about every second, about 5 to 10 times. This causes the water pipes in the house to hammer. Other than that it is the best washer I have ever owned. Great capacity and the laundry comes out very clean.

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            5.0

            Great machine thus far

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            from North Mankato, MN, USA

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                Comments about LG Graphite Steel Front Load Steam Washer:

                We purchased this machine to replace a Whirlpool with which we were terribly disappointed. Thus far the LG has worked great with a variety of load sizes and types. I appreciate how it automatically adjusts to load sizes. I also appreciate the length of the cycle times.

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                5.0

                Quiet Quality

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                from Columbia, MO, USA

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                    Comments about LG Graphite Steel Front Load Steam Washer:

                    This washer is amazing! My husband is a very tall man with very tall clothes and it has cut our laundry load in half. It is very quiet while it runs--our laundry room is directly off of our living room and I barely notice when it is running. I love the different settings to choose from and it does a great job with the spin cycle.

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                    5.0

                    It's clean & big!

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                    from Ohio, USA

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                        Comments about LG Graphite Steel Front Load Steam Washer:

                        Yes, this guy is a big one! But it tackles a huge load of laundry. The wash time for 1 load seems long, but in perspective it's like doing 2.5 loads of laundry in one shot! The turbo wash is really cool! It's quiet and cleans well. All the cycles are perfect for anything we've had to tackle. Only con is I wish it showed the estimated wash time sooner prior to starting the load. I will caution, make sure it fits in your wash area, cause this one is a big one!

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                        5.0

                        Excellent Washer

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                        from Pasadena, MD USA

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                            Comments about LG Graphite Steel Front Load Steam Washer:

                            This washer is a great buy. I have went from 5-7 loads of laundry a week to two. The clothes and items that I wash come out very clean. The spin cycle takes out most of the water leaving less moisture to be removed in the dryer. I have washed pillows, comforters and loads of clothes. I am very happy with the performance of this machine. It is also very, very quiet.

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                            5.0

                            Love the steam sanitary feature!

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                            from Porter Ranch, Los Angeles, CA, USA

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                                Comments about LG Graphite Steel Front Load Steam Washer:

                                Great washing machine. Very efficient, quiet, and vibration free.

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                                5.0

                                Nice but pricey

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                                from ohio

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                                    Comments about LG Graphite Steel Front Load Steam Washer:

                                    No complaints so far,,,,,holds a lot ......unsure if worth the added $$$$...time will tell

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                                    5.0

                                    Great washer

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                                    from Massachusetts, USA

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                                        Comments about LG Graphite Steel Front Load Steam Washer:

                                        We gave our daughter our old washer/dryer so we researched purchasing new for ourselves. This was the best rated machine we found. We really like the size, the look, the way it cleans the clothes. The only concern we have is how loud the machine is. In reading all the reviews here, everyone remarks how quiet the machine is, but that is not our experience. We called the service technician to come look at the machine after having it about one month. Apparently LG has something which shuts the water off abruptly causing the pipes to shake a little and making quite a racket. LG also has some unique feature which rocks the drum back and forth and then throws the clothes (particularly when on delay). This also makes quite a loud noise. It is not really a problem unless you want to do laundry at a quiet time of day.

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                                        5.0

                                        Best Washer Purchase we ever made

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                                        from Morrill, ME, USA

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                                            Comments about LG Graphite Steel Front Load Steam Washer:

                                            I bought this product so that I could save money on the amount of detergent we were going through, to save on water, electricity and to be able to wash my king sized bedding. I am so pleased with this washer and its performance.

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