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Whirlpool Cabrio White Electric Steam Dryer - WED8500BW

Abt Model: WED8500BWH | UPC Code: 883049284460
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7.6 Cu. Ft. Capacity/ Advanced Moisture Sensing System/ EcoBoost Option With Eco Monitor/ Enhanced Touch-Up Steam Cycle/ Quiet Dry Ultra Noise Reduction System/ Estimated Time Remaining Display/ Adjustable End-Of-Cycle Signal/ Interior LED Drum Light/ Control Lock/ 5 Temperature Settings/ 9 Drying Options/ White Finish
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Whirlpool Cabrio Platinum HE White Electric Steam Dryer, Model WED8500BWH

Note: The manufacturer does not include a power cord with this item due to different outlet configurations. Check your outlet configuration to determine which cord is required then click the accessories tab below to purchase the correct one for your home.

Features:

  • Advanced Moisture Sensing System
  • 7.6 Cu. Ft. Capacity
  • EcoBoost™ Option with Eco Monitor
  • Enhanced Touch-Up Steam Cycle
  • Sanitize Cycle
  • Delicate Cycle
  • Casual Cycle
  • Bulky Items Cycle
  • Heavy Dry Cycle
  • Quick Dry Cycle
  • Normal Cycle
  • Quiet Dry Ultra Noise Reduction System
  • Estimated Time Remaining Display
  • Timed Dry
  • Adjustable End-of-Cycle Signal
  • Interior LED Drum Light
  • Reversible Door
  • Control Lock
  • Designed, Engineered and Assembled in the U.S.A.

Specifications:

Capacity

  • Total Capacity: 7.6 Cu. Ft.

Controls

  • Controls: Electronic Control

Construction

  • Top Finish: Painted
  • Drum Material: Powder Coat
  • Door Window: Dryer Door Window
  • Reversible Door: Reversible Side-Swing Door
  • Door Swing: Side Swing

Performance

  • Drum Light: Interior Drum Light
  • Auto Wake-Up: Auto Wake-Up Control
  • Lint Screen Location: Front-Mounted Lint Screen
  • Vent Length: 64
  • Heavy Duty: Yes
  • Normal: Yes
  • Bulky: Bulky Items
  • Wrinkle Control: Wrinkle Shield
  • Wrinkle Control Time: 150 Minutes
  • Damp Dry: Yes
  • Steam Touch Up: Enhanced Touch Up
  • Wrinkle Guard: Wrinkle Shield
  • Number of Moisture Settings: 4
  • End of Cycle Signal: Off / Soft / Loud End Of Cycle Signal
  • Number of Temperatures: 5

Electrical

  • 26 Amps. 60 Hz. 240 V

Approximate Dimensions:

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

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 169 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor
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Fuel TypeElectric
ColorWhite
SteamYes
Capacity (cu. ft.)7.6
Height (inches)45.13
Width (inches)29
Depth (inches)30.31
Control TypeDigital and Knobs
Drying Cycles9
Temperatures Settings5
Voltage240 V
ADA CompliantNo
Reversible DoorYes
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
  

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Whirlpool Cranberry Red Cabrio High Efficiency Electric Steam Dryer
 
4.7

(based on 1270 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (257)
  • Performance (236)
  • Convenient features (230)
  • Style (224)
  • Energy savings (216)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (60)
  • Sound level (20)
  • Cleanability (12)

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Most Liked Positive Review

 

A very good Dryer!

I really like the ease of use control panel and the great way the dryer dries my clothes. I like the reminder sound it plays when the cycle is finished. What I think needs...Read complete review

I really like the ease of use control panel and the great way the dryer dries my clothes. I like the reminder sound it plays when the cycle is finished. What I think needs improvement is the instruction on how to reverse the door. I spend more time than I wanted trying to get the hinges set correctly. I think more details on how to set them for a left-side hinge would help. I went to Lowes to see one with the left-side hinges and they did not have any. All of the models of dryers were right-side hinged. Other than that little challenge, I really love my new dryer.

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95% fine, but 5% unacceptable

This dryer has a design flaw that needs to be reported. The lint catch has a gap on the bottom part of it that catches clothes. I have ruined a couple of shirts because...Read complete review

This dryer has a design flaw that needs to be reported. The lint catch has a gap on the bottom part of it that catches clothes. I have ruined a couple of shirts because it snags a piece of the shirt and wedges it in the corner causing it to twist and tear the fabric if its thin enough. so far It has caught shirts, towels, underwear, washclothes small throws and socks.

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5.0

Very pleased!

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from Pittsburgh

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Comments about Whirlpool Cranberry Red Cabrio High Efficiency Electric Steam Dryer:

Bought this after my old faithful dryer finally quit. Very pleased at how quick my laundry dries! Not used to having it done so soon!

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5.0

I love all the features.

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from Warsaw, Mo

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This is a great drier. It dries my clothes much faster and clothes come out looking so nice.

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5.0

Great dryer

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from Chicago, IL

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I purchase about one month ago and this dryer is fantastic.

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5.0

Easy to use Dryer!

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from Cedar Rapids, IA

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Comments about Whirlpool Cranberry Red Cabrio High Efficiency Electric Steam Dryer:

I've now had my new dryer for a few months, and it far has exceeded my expectations! Capacity is HUGE! My comforters fit easily and large loads dry quickly and with minimal wrinkling - HUGE plus!

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5.0

Excellent dryer

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from Oriskany Falls, NY

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Comments about Whirlpool Cranberry Red Cabrio High Efficiency Electric Steam Dryer:

Bought this 2 months ago and have not been disappointed. I buy only Whirlpool products and always happy with features and durability. Dryer it replaced was given to us, not a whirlpool.

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5.0

Great Dryer

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from Northern KY

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I needed to replace an older Dryer. Was looking for a dryer with basic functions. This has what I need with so many more options. For the price, under 600 I felt it was a good buy.

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5.0

Packed a powerful punch with a sleek shell.

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from Surprise, AZ.

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We purchased these about 2 months ago. I wanted to wait to review till we had them long enough to see how well they measured up. We had another brands frontloads and loved it. I was kind of hesitant about these because the design. Its spot on. Dryer is great and drys clothes faster then our other set. Hats off to whirlpool on this one.

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4.0

Great Product

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from Ironton, MN

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I bought this to replace an old standby Maytag dryer with the lint filter on top of the dryer. It was in the house we recently bought. I hated that lint trap because every time you pull it out to clean it spreads all over everything. I got this dryer on a clearance closeout and am very pleased with it. It dries in half the time of my old dryer with no wrinkles. The tub is large enough for a full load from my HE washer and dries all at once instead of 2 cycles of the old dryer. I was skeptical of the steam option but decided to try it and it is wonderful! The only thing that caused the drop in rating is it is a bit noisy but tolerable. Since it is next to the kitchen it is noticible but the good options far outweigh the noise factor.

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4.0

love the large capacity

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from Phoenix, AZ

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I'm a whirlpool fan and am enjoying my new cabrio dryer. I wish the door hinge was on the left not the right because of where it goes in my utility room. I've heard the control panel can go out though, so got the warranty just in case.

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4.0

Good Choice!

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from Geneva, AL

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I love the size and features. The large door makes it easy to load and it dries more efficiently than my Samsung.

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