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So far so good (actually: way better than that!)
We've had this washer for less than 24hrs, but have done 5 loads of wash in that time (yes, laundry was piling up while we looked for a new machine).... and...Read complete review
We've had this washer for less than 24hrs, but have done 5 loads of wash in that time (yes, laundry was piling up while we looked for a new machine).... and we're delighted with it! (So delighted, in fact, that I'm tempted to go door-to-door asking if I can do other people's wash.... I like watching it do its thing with the lid up, which is doable if you don't mind using a magnet to temporarily defeat the lid-open sensor.) It's mostly very quiet, although there are occasional pops & clicks which I suspect are normal and which don't especially bother or concern us.... but we'll hedge our bets anyway & buy an inexpensive 2-year warranty extension, just in case. The agitator works great! I'm reasonably sure that you can adjust the agitation intensity by choosing the appropriate settings / overrides, eg Colors, Delicates, Jeans, Hand wash, Soil, etc... We LOVE all the gee-gaws -- almost as entertaining as an ipad! The machine gives you a choice: (a) pick your cycle type plus preciseFILL and let the machine decide what to do, or (b) use the various overrides -- Soil, Temp, Spin, etc -- to decide for yourself the parameters of the wash program. We agree with all the positive reviews -- we've had it for only a very short time, but so far it seems like an excellent product, and way better than the 20-year-old model it's replacing!
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Wanted to purchase a washer made in the USA. Hoped I was purchasing a washer that wouldn't spin the clothes to the point of permanently wrinkling them. The reviews I read were misleading because...Read complete review
Wanted to purchase a washer made in the USA. Hoped I was purchasing a washer that wouldn't spin the clothes to the point of permanently wrinkling them. The reviews I read were misleading because this machine spins so hard (even on the gentlest settings) that the wrinkles don't even come out in the dryer and forget hanging clothes up to dry, even ironing doesn't get the wrinkles out. The shiny metal tub of the washer is already showing water/mineral spots and it's only a few months old. They should have painted it the traditional enameled coating that wouldn't attract those mineral deposits. For the longest time after a wash load was over and emptied there was a powdery white substance left on the bottom of the tub. This powder settled all over the bottom of the tub and had to be wiped out after every load. The changing gear noises as the washer moves through its cycles are really loud and sounds like it's about to take off from my laundry room floor. I have stored my 25 year old washer & dryer (still working fine) in the garage just in case I can't stand this new washer and it's "new and improved HE" properties. Can't wait until they go back to the old technology that allows for slower spinning and adjusting the water depth. These properties might not be as energy efficient but your clothes turn out so much better and will last a lot longer because this new HE washer is spinning the life out my clothes. Wish I had bought a new washer/dryer 10 years ago before the manufacturers went HE.
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from Great Falls, MT, United States
Comments about GE White Top Load Washer:
Terrific features for a great price. GE is my favorite brand.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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from Mansfield, MA, United States
Great features has everything I was looking for. Machine is quiet and cleans well.
GE Washer - Awesome Appliance
from Austin, TX, United States
Very dependable and reliable. Basic settings that offers just enough variety of washing cycles.
Great washer. Quiet, and uses a lot less water tha
from Dayton, OH, United States
This was a replacement for a 20-year old Kenmore washer. I looked at non- agitator and front loaders, but I need an agitator for finishing handwovens. I'm very happy with the washer. It is much quieter than the old one. I like the precision fill so I am not wasting water. My only nit is that unlike the dryer, it does not remember my settings. I wash everything in cold water and it keeps choosing warm. I think the default should be cold. Great job of spinning out the water so items dry faster. Love the stainless tub.
Sounds like an airplane
from Western Kansas
I really like this washer and all the options but when it spins my husband and I say it sounds like an airplane.
Not as happy as I'd hoped
from So. CA
I've now had this washer ~ 8 months, and have decided I wouldn't buy it again. It leaves lint all over dark wash loads, even with an extra rinse cycle. It is far from "whisper quiet", actually just the opposite. It does an average job of overall cleaning.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
Like the Precise Fill feature
from Syracuse, NY, United States
No wasting water and optimum cleaning for the load.
from Arkansas, United States
cleans clothes very well.spin is a little noisey but gets clothes real dry.have the machine now about 4-5 months.very happy.
Wonderful, quiet machine!
from Amelia Island, Fernandina Beach, FL, United States
I have had this washer for about six months now and I am thrilled with it. It is quiet, quiet, quiet, which was one of my big concerns. Its features are intuitive, and I love the PreciseFill setting, which automatically chooses the water level based on the size of the load to conserve water. In my view, this is a great washing machine.
from Naples, FL, United States
For the price, this is an excellent washer. It's only drawback is that it is very noisy on the spin cycles.
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