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(based on 1019 reviews)
of respondents would recommend this to a friend.
Most Liked Positive Review
Love this fridge!
I searched for months to find the perfect refrigerator. This is it! I read all the reviews on this site and took the chance that I could deal with any negatives and so glad...Read complete review
I searched for months to find the perfect refrigerator. This is it! I read all the reviews on this site and took the chance that I could deal with any negatives and so glad I did. I have owned the black ice french door refrigerator for a month. I previously owned a side by side which did not hold enough food for a family of 6. I can now purchase a weeks worth of food with just one visit to the grocery. I just threw a party for 16 people and was able to fit ALL the food including a vegetable and fruit tray the day before. Saved me so much time the day of the party to not have to prepare those items last minute. The only complaint I could have is that a random piece of ice occasionally just falls out onto the floor. This happens once every few days and it's only one piece of ice. Easy solution...just pick it up and toss it. The look of this fridge is sleek and stylish. Wipes clean easily and is so shiny. The interior lights are great and plenty of drawer and door storage. I love the pizza slot in the freezer. What a great idea! I received so many compliments on this fridge. I couldn't be happier with my purchase and would definitely recommend to anyone looking for a new refrigerator.
Most Liked Negative Review
Ice and Condensation Issue - KNOWN PROBLEM
We purchased our refrigerator in March and 3 months later we are having the same issues as the previous reviewer. We have ice forming in the back of the refrigerator and large amounts condensation...Read complete review
We purchased our refrigerator in March and 3 months later we are having the same issues as the previous reviewer. We have ice forming in the back of the refrigerator and large amounts condensation where the ice bin joins the door of the refrigerator. Had the repair folks out, they say it's a gasket problem, there is a retro-fix by installing a heater and new gaskets in the back of the refrigerator. Interestingly enough, the repair person came to our house with a TEAM of 4 Whirlpool representatives and the Whirlpool representative told me this is a "known problem" with this refrigerator. In addition to this problem, the measured water feature isn't working either. You ask it to dispense 1 cup, it dispenses 1/2 a cup. Whirlpool team AND repair folks were stumped by this and are ordering another part to fix the problem. 3 months, 2 major problems.I am unhappy with any type of "retro-fix" on this $2500 refrigerator that is less than 4 months old. Whirlpool needs to make this right!
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By Sam I am
from Merritt Island, FL
Comments about Whirlpool Gold Black French Door Bottom Freezer Refrigerator:
We expected more room and ease of access and it has exceeded our expectation. The lower freezer compartment provides more than enough space and the drawers are easily accessible. The solid drawers are much nicer than the commonly used wire racks. The provisions for taller items was also a significant feature. As a engineer, wish I knew what all the different noises were in the refrigeration cycle. However, the noise level is much less than our old model and the efficiency rating are exceeded.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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from Renton Wa
I bought this unit a month ago. Works great. Set it up myself. The only issue that I had was getting it out of store demo mode. Directions in the manual were not accurate.
By nikki the dog
from Palm Beach Gardens
we bought it some time ago, and we are very happy
WORST Fridge EVER!!
from Fargo, ND
If I could give this whirlpool fridge a negative 100 stars I would. Right from the get go this fridge has been a total nightmare! When we were building our brand new home, the fridge was installed and we came to check out the appliances and realized water had leaked out all over the brand new floors and we had to spend another 500 dollars to have the floors fixed. Our builder thought that one of my boys (I have 3) had turned the water dispenser on and let the water run all over the floor. I thought that was weird but also didn't think a brand new beautiful fridge would do that. The nightmare continued over the next year and the year after that and so on and so forth. Water continued to leak out of it. It would make an unbeliveable loud sound just randomly. At one point it quit working completely. I had to go without a fridge for a few days while they took this piece of junk to a shop for repair. They would not replace it even after I repeatedly asked for a new one. WORST warranty ever! Whirlpool was unwilling to accept responsibility for their horrible fridge. It now has quit working yet again. We had to turn off the ice maker and the freezer had to be cleared out. Everything I had in the freezer had to be thrown away. We are buying a new fridge this weekend but I need to warn consumers to stay away from Whirlpool appliances. We are buying a Samsung. I wasn't surprised to see this piece of junk had been discontinued. What a NIGHTMARE!!! and total waste of money!!!!
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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By Disapointed Joe
from Green Bay, WI
Only three years old and am repairing it again for the third time. I will end up replacing it at my cost - no more Whirlpool appliances for me.
from Peoria, Az
I bought this refrigerator because I have always loved Whirpool products for dependability and long duration. But I have had nothing but trouble with this one.
Love the room
from Palm coast Florida 32164
I bought this about two months ago and we love the quite and having ice again
Great for a family
By Kara the working mom
from Sunbury, Ohio
We've had this now for over a year and I'm still in love with it. The temperature control drawer is amazing. We primarily use it for meat and it keeps it fresh and good for up to a week without having to freeze fresh ground beef, chicken, pork, etc. That's a huge deal when you're working 50 hours a week and still have to be home in time to cook for your family of 7. It's a game-changer!!
Avoid this product!
from Stanwood, wa
I bought this refridgerator three months ago to replace my other refridgerator. In this three months, i have had to throw out over $500 in food, and i have had the repairman out twice (scheduled for a 3rd). I have already gotten a new 3 way valve, a new control board, a new compressor, and new tubing. Note three freezer works, but once again, my refridgerator is not cooling properly.
Very Poor Product
from San Bernardino, Ca
Bought this refrigerator 3 years ago and it has a major problem each of the last 3 years. It is currently not working for the past 4weeks now. I have an extended warranty however whirlpool farms out the service to a company called Appliance Repair Specialist out of Bakersfield Ca. ( 2 stars on yelp) what an amazing displeasure it has been doing business with these morons. They call and schedule an appointment and then call on the day of and cancel due to parts back order (3 times so far). About the same displeasure as dealing with Whirlpool who's had the parts on backorder for over a month telling me they can not do anything for me I need to deal with the Service company morons. Can you imagine not having any parts available for the lousy products they build. You would think that with products going out every year you own them there would be a whole boat load of parts around. Whirlpool does not care about quality of it's products or the quality of service it's customers receive. They also do not care about the quality of service that their contractors perform.
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