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Whirlpool Black French Door Bottom Freezer Refrigerator - WRX988SIBB

Abt Model: WRX988SIBBK | UPC Code: 883049293356
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Whirlpool Black Bottom Freezer French Door Refrigerator, Model WRX988SIBBK

Features:

  • Most Flexible Storage
  • FreshStor™ Refrigerated Drawer
  • EasyView™ Triple Crisper System
  • Tri-Freezer System
  • EasySlide Bin
  • In-Door-Ice® System
  • AccuFresh™ Dual Cooling System
  • MicroEdge® Shelves
  • Fold-Away Shelf
  • Pizza Pocket
  • Freezer Divider
  • Measured Fill
  • Fast Ice Option
  • Panoramic LED Interior Lighting
  • Adjustable Gallon Door Bins
  • Exterior Filtered Ice and Water Dispenser with Tap Touch Controls
  • FreshFlow™ Produce Preserver
  • FreshFlow™ Air Filter
  • PUR® Water Filtration System
  • Adaptive Defrost
  • Designed, Engineered and Assembled in the U.S.A.

Specifications:

Performance

  • Freezer Capacity: 7.77 Cu. Ft.
  • Refrigerator Capacity: 18.40 Cu. Ft.
  • Total Capacity: 26.2 Cu. Ft.
  • ADA Compliant: ADA Height and Operation Compliant

Controls

  • Max Ice: Yes

Freezer

  • Number of Baskets: 1
  • Basket 1 Description: Upper Bin
  • Basket 2 Quantity: 1

Refrigerator

  • Door Bin Description: Window
  • Door Bin Quantity: 3
  • Total Shelves: 4

Exterior

  • Door Style: Contour

Electrical

  • 15 Amps. 60 Hz

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 70-1/8"
  • Width: 35-11/16"
  • Depth: 35-11/16"

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 340 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor Warranty
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French DoorYes
Counter DepthNo
Installation TypeFreestanding
Refrigerator Capacity (cu. ft.)18.4
Freezer Capacity (cu. ft.)7.77
Total Capacity (cu. ft.)26.2
Overall Height (inches)70.13
Width (inches)35.69
Overall Depth (inches)35.69
Depth With Door Open (inches)48
Ice MakerYes
Ice DispenserYes
Water DispenserYes
Reversible DoorNo
Number of Freezer Baskets/Shelves2
Number of Freezer Door Baskets/Shelves1
Number of Refrigerator Shelves/Bins4
Number of Refrigerator Door Shelves/Bins3
Crisper TypeHumidity Controlled
Freezer LocationBottom
Defrost TypeAutomatic
Freezer Interior LightYes
Refrigerator Shelves MaterialGlass
Deli DrawerYes
ADA CompliantNo
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
TypeFrench Door
  

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Whirlpool White French Door Bottom Freezer Refrigerator
 
4.5

(based on 1478 reviews)

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90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Convenient features (32)
  • Easy to use (31)
  • Design (28)
  • Innovative (28)
  • Style (28)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (12)
  • Sound level (7)
  • Bad ice maker (3)

Best Uses

  • Large kitchen (8)
  • Big families (5)
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Most Liked Positive Review

 

Stunning style, great storage options,right price

I am absolutely delighted to have this fridge in my new kitchen. It serves my every purpose. I can store vegetables and fruits in one seperate drawer so don;t have to open the...Read complete review

I am absolutely delighted to have this fridge in my new kitchen. It serves my every purpose. I can store vegetables and fruits in one seperate drawer so don;t have to open the entire frige to access it.
The freezer space is huge. It has lovely compartments to sort and keep items hardly used , more frequently used etc. The in door pizza storage is also great.
Delivery was a breeze. The personnel were professional , courteous and very mindful of our new home and the new fridge and installation was very quick. Thanks Whirlpool.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Would Not Buy

I purchased this fridge about two months ago. First problem from the time it was installed, the doors on top we're very uneven. It took two trips to get it adjusted. A million...Read complete review

I purchased this fridge about two months ago. First problem from the time it was installed, the doors on top we're very uneven. It took two trips to get it adjusted. A million finger smudges later, spacers were installed. Still not 100% even. Then my freezer went thru the defrost cycle. I called out a warranty repair, The repair guy told me the issue is one of 4 issues this model has and nothing he can do. It will happen. So I spent a lot of $$ on this! Two weeks later, ice forms again. This time it's not unthawing. It's a loud fridge, makes noises all day. I wouldn't buy this fridge! My frozen food boxes are super soft. Very disapoionted. Freezer drawers are hard to open since the ice freezes them shut.

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5.0

Very Nice Unit!!!!

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from Hemlock, Michigan

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We are very happy with all of the room that the Refrigerator gives us. We also like the door configeration and the ability to store things much easier.

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5.0

Beautiful and efficient!

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from Houston

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This refrigerator has so much room for storage aND designated places for snacks. We are so pleased with our purchase. Whirlpool makes incredible products and you can't go wrong with a purchase from them.

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4.0

So far so good

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from Alaska

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I bought this one month ago to replace the same like in kind fridge which failed after 3 years. DO buy the extended warranty!

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4.0

Great Refrigerator!

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from Mississippi

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Comments about Whirlpool White French Door Bottom Freezer Refrigerator:

I bought it after our old fridge just gave out. I'm glad we decided to spend a little extra and get this one.
Nice features. With all this lighting nothing can hide in the back!
Took one star off because the shelves are a little too close together (we still make it work), and it takes a really long time before the "door open" beeps.

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5.0

Beautiful

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from Oklahoma City

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Just purchased a few weeks ago but we love the unit! Tons of space, the multi-function drawer is very convenient, and the water/ice dispenser holds a pitcher.

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5.0

Excellent fridge!

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from Ohio

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Bought this a month ago and absolutely love it! Very spacious, ice maker is always full! Easy to clean love it!

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5.0

Wonderful useful features

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from Ocala fl

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Purchased this refrigerator for my new home specifically because the ice maker was in the door (not taking up room on the top shelf) and the water/ice through the door was a large enough area for a pitcher to fit and fill with water and ice. Also now love the multiple drawers in the freezer since using the appliance. Keeps everything from getting covered up with other freezer items. On the con side, there are many different noises associated with the energy efficiency that were unexpected, but I am beginning to get used to them.

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5.0

Great features and good for growing family

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from Livermore, CA

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My old fridge died and my wife and I decided we wanted to invest in a fridge that had plenty of space and would support our growing family. We spent a long time looking around at fridges and reading reviews. After talking to friends and all the reviews we agreed we wanted a whirlpool. It was then simply picking out the one that best worked for us.

The fourth drawer is an amazing addition. We have two younger children and we place all their snacks, yogurts, cheese sticks, and juice boxes in there so they can get them all by themselves and mommy and daddy can sleep in a bit longer. The ice maker is nice being in the door and doesn't take up too much space in the fridge. We don't use much ice so even though the ice maker is small we have not run into any problems with not having enough ice for when we do use it. We have had the fridge a little over a month now and it seems well built and I still catch myself opening the doors of it simply to admire it's beauty and the joy of cold food.

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5.0

clean, and beautiful

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from Turlock, Ca

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Very functional. Plenty of room for everything. I'm able to see just about everything in my fridge without moving things around. Very easy to see what's in my drawers. Love it.

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3.0

Everything is great but the rusting exterior

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After reviewing lots of refrigerators I bought this one and I love everything about it except the rusting exterior which showed up after only 4 month. We paid extra charges for warranties. We got the special cleaner and it does very little. The rust is there to stay. We contacted the service company and Whirlpool and they both said, " Oh that is considered cosmetic and cosmetic issues are not covered!" Who wants a rusted refrigerator?

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