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LG Ultra Large Capacity White Top Load Washer - WT4970CW

Abt Model: WT4970WH | UPC Code: 048231014878
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LG - WT4970CW - Top Loading Washers
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4.7 Cu. Ft. Capacity/ NeveRust Stainless Steel Drum/ Direct Drive Motor/ 1,100 RPM/ 8 Washing Programs/ 5 Temperature Settings (All Cold Rinses)/ Electronic Control Panel With Dual LED Display And Dial-A-Cycle/ SmartRinse Jet Spray System/ SmartDiagnosis/ SlamProof Lid/ TrueBalance Anti-Vibration System/ LoDecibel Quiet Operation/ SenseClean/ White Finish
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LG Ultra Large Capacity White Top Load Washer - WT4970WH

No more! With LG’s innovative StainCare™ Option on your side, you can now combine all kinds of tough stains in one single load. The solution is pretty ingenious. By using multiple temperatures to attack different types of soiling, StainCare™ Option tackles the worst culprits with amazing efficiency. The oversized 4.7 cu ft capacity tub makes room for piles of laundry. And LoDecibel™ Quiet Operation “tip-toes” through every load… as all those stains meet their match!

Features:

General

  • 4.7 cu. ft. Ultra Large Capacity with NeveRust™ Stainless Steel Drum
  • Direct Drive Motor with 10-Year Limited Warranty
  • 1,100 RPM
  • 8 Washing Programs
  • 5 Temperature Settings (All Cold Rinses)

Stylish Design

  • Electronic Control Panel with Dual LED Display and Dial-A-Cycle™
  • Silver Lined Solid Lid

Innovations

  • WaveForce™
  • ColdWash™ Option
  • SmartRinse™ Jet Spray System
  • SmartDiagnosis™
  • SlamProof™ Lid
  • TrueBalance™ Anti-Vibration System
  • LoDecibel™ Quiet Operation
  • SenseClean™
  • Delay Wash (Up to 19 Hours)

Specifications:

Capacity

  • Capacity: 4.7 cu. ft.

Appearance

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

Wash Programs

  • No. of Programs: 8
    • Wash Programs: Cotton/Normal, Bulky/Bedding, Perm. Press/Casual, Speed Wash, Heavy Duty, BrightWhites™, Wool, Tub Clean
  • No. of Options: 12
    • Options: Rinse+Spin, Spin Only, StainCare™, Soak, ColdWash™, Extra Rinse, Fabric Softener, Delay Wash, Child Lock, Custom Program, Signal On/Off, Water Plus
  • No. of Wash/Rinse Temps: Hot, Warm, Eco Warm, Cold, Tap Cold (All Cold Rinses)
  • Spin Speeds: Extra High (1100 max.), High, Medium, Low, No Spin
  • No. of Water Levels: Automatically adjusts to the size of load
  • No. of Soil Levels: 3

Fabric Care

  • WaveForce™
  • SmartRinse™ Jet Spray System
  • ColdWash™ Option
  • SenseClean™ System

Convenience

  • 2 + 1 Dispenser: Main Wash, Fabric Softener + Liquid Bleach
  • TrueBalance™ Anti-Vibration System
  • SmartDiagnosis™
  • LoadSense
  • Status Indicator(s)
  • End of Cycle Signal
  • Child Lock
  • Auto Suds Removal
  • Forced Drain System
  • LoDecibel™ Quiet Operation
  • Leveling Legs: 4 Adjustable Legs

Motor And Agitator

  • Motor Type: Direct Drive Motor
  • Motor Speed: Variable
  • Max RPM: 1,100
  • Axis: Vertical

Materials

  • NeveRust™ Stainless Steel Drum
  • Cabinet: PCM
  • Control Panel: Plastic
  • Top Cover: Painted
  • Silver Rimmed Solid Lid

Power Source

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

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 45-3/8"
  • Width: 27"
  • Depth: 28-3/8"
  • Depth With Lid Open: 55-3/4"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 147.4 lbs
  • Shipping: 172 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer):
    • 1 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 TypeTop Loading
SteamNo
ColorWhite
Capacity (cu. ft.)4.7
Height (inches)45.33
Width (inches)27
Depth (inches)28.33
DispensersDetergent, Fabric Softener, Bleach
Control TypeDigital, Knobs
End-Of-Cycle SignalYes
Internal Water HeaterNo
Temperatures Settings5
Wash Cycles8
Reversible DoorNo
Spin Speed (RPM)1100
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
Voltage120 V
  

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
LG Ultra Large Capacity White Top Load Washer
 
4.6

(based on 203 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (157)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (30)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (11)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (147)
  • Performance (133)
  • Features/settings (124)
  • Style/design (79)
  • High quality (62)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Replacement (6)
  • Daily use (5)
  • Upgrade (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (4), Power user (3), Regular user (3)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (9)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (11)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

wonderful machine!

wanted to return it the day after i purchased it! found out the balance was wrong when it was installed. don't use a level' just adjust the legs on it so the wash...Read complete review

wanted to return it the day after i purchased it! found out the balance was wrong when it was installed. don't use a level' just adjust the legs on it so the wash tub is centered in the cabinet. thats all. i went from wanting to return it to being really happy with it. by far the best washer we've ever owned, by far! it cleans your clothes much much better. gives you a lot of options, simple to operate. so quiet you will at firdt go in and check to see if it's still running, at a 1,100 rpm rinse speed the cloths come out almost dry. the bad reviews i've read all come from not centering the wash basket in the center of the cabinet. if it isn't the machine just keeps on trying to re balance over and over so the cloths don't get washed properly and it takes forever to do a load. i went back where i bought it to return it as i thought it was a piece of junk at first. after centering the basket i found out what a great washer it is. it's a beautiful machine with lots of easy to use options, and it's so sturdy. by far the best machine we've ever owned, hands down!!!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

not a happy camper

At the end of the cycle, all the clothes are tied up together in knots. Have to use a lot more soap to get the clothes clean. Softener does not dispense properly. Sometimes...Read complete review

At the end of the cycle, all the clothes are tied up together in knots. Have to use a lot more soap to get the clothes clean. Softener does not dispense properly. Sometimes jeans must go through 2 cycles to get the dirt out. Likes how quiet it is and it doesn't jump around.

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5.0

It's made laundry chores so much easier

By 

from Louisville, KY, USA

Pros

  • easy to use
  • Features/Settings
  • Performance
  • Quality
  • style/design

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about LG Ultra Large Capacity White Top Load Washer:

      I love my new LG washer and dryer. The large capacity and performance of your product has made it so eco friendly. We will see a real reduction in the utilities. I purchased LG for the first time. I've heard just good things about their brand and it was time for us to give them a try. I love love my new large tub dryer and the little song it plays to alert me...it's done.

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      5.0

      Love the Extra Large Capacity!

      By 

      from Undisclosed

      Pros

      • easy to use
      • Features/Settings
      • Performance
      • Quality
      • style/design

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about LG Ultra Large Capacity White Top Load Washer:

          So far, this is a great washer. It's nice having the extra large capacity. The water level automatically adjusts based on load size. The controls are easy to use. My only surprise with this washer was the length of time it takes to do a normal load, 57 minutes. This is about twice as long as my old washer. Also, I've found a small amount of residue on my clothing when using powdered high efficiency detergent. It definitely doesn't take much detergent. I may switch to using liquid detergent.

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          5.0

          Wonderful

          By 

          from Idaho

          Comments about LG Ultra Large Capacity White Top Load Washer:

          Wasn't sure I would like it, but I love it. Our clothes seem to be cleaner and smell clean too. Love the large tub and overall the efficiency of the machine. This is our first LG appliance, I'm impressed so far. It is easy to use, kind of a no-brainer when making the selection of what you are washing. The jingle when it's done is cool and not obnoxious, thank you!

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          5.0

          Ten pounds in a 5-Pound Washer

          By 

          from Wheaton, IL

          About Me Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Set Up
          • Easy To Use
          • Low Power Consumption
          • Quality Construction

          Cons

          • Leave top open when idle

          Best Uses

          • Replacement

          Comments about LG Ultra Large Capacity White Top Load Washer:

          This is a smart washing machine, it senses the size of the load, fills the tub with the right amount of water, then goes to work. It seems to take a little longer than our old washing machine, but not a problem if it uses less water & energy.The clothes come out clean, enough said.

          Service and delivery comments:

          The installers put this through a very narrow opening, but no problems, one installer even owns the same washer/dryer combination.

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

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          5.0

          Cool Alarm on the Washer.

          By 

          from Louisiana

          Pros

          • easy to use
          • Features/Settings
          • Performance
          • Quality
          • style/design

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about LG Ultra Large Capacity White Top Load Washer:

              Lots of great features Washes more clothes than any of our previous washing machines Gets the clothes cleaner than our previous machines The ring tones on the alarm are cool, but at first I thought it was someones cell phone ringing.

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              5.0

              Love my new washer

              By 

              from Erie, PA

              Pros

              • easy to use
              • Features/Settings
              • Performance
              • Quality

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about LG Ultra Large Capacity White Top Load Washer:

                  My washer died on me and my daughter had just bought an LG and loved it. Since my old washer really wasn't very old (4 1/2yrs.) I was sure I wasn't going to buy the same brand so I had it in mind when I went looking. Found a great deal and bought it. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE it.

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                  5.0

                  Quiet and efficient

                  By 

                  from New Lenox, IL

                  About Me Enthusiast

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Set Up
                  • Easy To Use
                  • Low Power Consumption
                  • Quality Construction

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Replacement
                    • Upgrade

                    Comments about LG Ultra Large Capacity White Top Load Washer:

                    Had high end dryer and replaced it when replacing washer to keep matched set. Many upgrades in controls and soundproofing from past unit.

                    Service and delivery comments:

                    Abt delivery/setup people are always efficient, knowlwdgeable and friemdly. They care for our house like it was their own. It is one of the main reasons we are repeat customers purchasing electronics, kitchen and household equipment for many years. No one does this part of the business better than Abt.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal
                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

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                    5.0

                    Has been a good washer

                    By 

                    from Roseville, CA, USA

                    Pros

                    • easy to use
                    • Features/Settings
                    • Performance
                    • Quality
                    • style/design

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about LG Ultra Large Capacity White Top Load Washer:

                        I have had the washer for three months. Up to this point it has worked great. It is used nearly everyday.

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                        5.0

                        a great choice

                        By 

                        from Beaverton, OR

                        Pros

                        • easy to use
                        • Performance
                        • Quality

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about LG Ultra Large Capacity White Top Load Washer:

                            after doing a lot of research, I decided on LG, and I'm glad I did. The washer has lots of feature, but not too many. It's so easy to load, and understand how to use, I barely consulted the manual. An excellent value.

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                            4.0

                            Huge capacity with great features

                            By 

                            from Honolulu, HI, USA

                            Pros

                            • Features/Settings
                            • Performance
                            • quality

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                                Comments about LG Ultra Large Capacity White Top Load Washer:

                                A very well designed huge capacity washer, excellent for everyday uses, energy and water efficient, spin drying outperforms many other more expensive washers. Would be even better if a different light indicator lit up signals the function "Water Plus".

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