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Whirlpool Duet Chrome Shadow Gas Steam Dryer - WGD97HEDC

Abt Model: WGD97HEDCS | UPC Code: 883049333588
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7.4 Cu. Ft. Capacity/ Quad Baffles/ Stainless Steel Dryer Drum/ Static Reduce Option/ Sanitize Cycle/ Estimated Time Remaining LED Display/ 10 Dryer Cycles/ 5 Temperature Settings/ Chrome Shadow Finish
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Whirlpool Duet Chrome Shadow Gas Steam Dryer - WGD97HEDC

Features:

  • Advanced Moisture Sensing System
  • Quad Baffles
  • Tap Touch Controls with Memory
  • 7.4 Cu. Ft. Capacity
  • SilentSteel™ Dryer Drum
  • Stainless Steel Dryer Drum
  • EcoBoost™ Option
  • Steam Refresh Cycle
  • Wrinkle Shield™ Plus Option With Steam
  • Static Reduce Option
  • Sanitize Cycle
  • Quick Dry Cycle
  • Quiet Dry Ultra Noise Reduction System
  • Estimated Time Remaining LED Display
  • Designed, Engineered and Assembled in the U.S.A

Specifications:

Configuration and Overview

  • ADA Compliant: ADA Height and Side and Front Reach Compliant
  • Maximum Vent Length: 64
  • Venting Direction: Left, Right, Bottom, Rear
  • Fuel Type: Gas

Cycle and Options

  • Dryer Cycle Selections: Bulky Items; Heavy Dry; Timed Dry; Quick Dry; Delicates; Normal; Casual; Sanitize; Steam Refresh; Towels
  • Number of Dryer Cycles: 10
  • Advanced Moisture Sensor: Yes
  • Cycle Time Remaining: Yes
  • Eco Monitor: Eco Monitor
  • Lint Filter Indicator: Yes
  • End of Cycle Signal: On/Off
  • Dryer Option Selections: Drum Light (On/Off); Eco Boost™; Damp Dry Signal; Wrinkle Shield™ with Steam; Steam; End of Cycle Signal; Static Reduce; Control Lock
  • Temperature Selections: High; Medium; Low; Extra Low; Air Only

Style and Extras

  • Automatic Temperature Controls: Yes
  • Control Location: Front Panel
  • Control Type Tap: Touch
  • Electronic Display Type: Cycle Indicator Lights with Digital Time Remaining
  • Drum Material: SilentSteel
  • Heating Burner BTU: 20000
  • Interior Light: Yes
  • Pedestal Options: Yes
  • Stackable: Yes
  • Steam Hose Y Connector: Yes
  • Feedback-Status Indicators: Estimated Time Remaining; Steaming; Static Reduce; Wet; Damp; Cool Down; Done (Clothes Dry); Wrinkle Shield™; Sensing; Check Vent; Eco Monitor
  • Dryness Levels Selections: Less; More; Normal
  • Number of Dryness Levels: 3
  • Door Style: Side Swing
  • Reversible Door: Yes

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 39"
  • Width: 27"
  • Depth: 31"
  • Maximum Height: 39"
  • Minimum Height: 38 3/4"

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 244 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor
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ADA Compliant Appliance TypeGas Dryers
Fuel TypeGas
ColorChrome Shadow
SteamYes
Capacity (cu. ft.)7.4
Height (inches)39
Width (inches)27
Depth (inches)31
Control TypeDigital, Knobs
Drying Cycles10
Temperatures Settings5
Voltage120 V
ADA CompliantYes
Reversible DoorYes
Wi-FiNo
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
  

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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Whirlpool 7.4 cu. ft. Stainless Steel Duet Steam Dryer
 
4.8

(based on 35 reviews)

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97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Adjustable temperature (3)
  • Easy to use (3)
  • Energy efficient (3)
  • Large capacity (3)
  • Quiet (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Bulky items (3)
  • Delicate (3)
  • Everyday clothes (3)
  • Sheets & mattress covers (3)
  • Towels (3)
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Most Liked Positive Review

 

Works great, looks great and is very quiet.

We upgraded to this dryer from a 13 year old run-of-the-mill electric dryer. I've never owned a gas dryer before, but I'm very impressed. The matching washer already gets our clothes nearly dry,...Read complete review

We upgraded to this dryer from a 13 year old run-of-the-mill electric dryer. I've never owned a gas dryer before, but I'm very impressed. The matching washer already gets our clothes nearly dry, but this gas dryer does great finishing the job. Our clothes come out with less static and feel fluffier. I also love the sound dampening feature. Buttons and zippers are much quieter than with my old dryer. The auto-drying time sensor gets confused sometimes, requiring slightly damp clothes to go for another few minutes. Overall we are very happy with our new gas dryer.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Disappointing Product

I have owned this product one month when a metal on metal tapping sound started. The first serviceman said there was nothing wrong. I called Whirlpool customer care and they sent another serviceman....Read complete review

I have owned this product one month when a metal on metal tapping sound started. The first serviceman said there was nothing wrong. I called Whirlpool customer care and they sent another serviceman. He found that the drum is defective. I asked Whirlpool to replace the entire appliance but they said no. So the repair company ordered the drum and it too was defective. I am now awaiting for another drum. Three weeks have gone by. I am wishing I had never ordered this product. And Whirlpool should be ashamed that can't give good customer care.

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5.0

Love my machine

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from Kazoo, MI

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Comments about Whirlpool 7.4 cu. ft. Stainless Steel Duet Steam Dryer:

I bought this machine to match my washer. I am so glad I have 2 great machines.

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4.0

Great dryer

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from Honolulu. Hawaii

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Comments about Whirlpool 7.4 cu. ft. Stainless Steel Duet Steam Dryer:

Great dryer. Only problem is if you just accidentally push a button it goes on do k always have to put on LOC
detergent measuring light goes on and off
Dryer works well and easy to use

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5.0

New experience

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from Georgetown, ON. Canada

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Comments about Whirlpool 7.4 cu. ft. Stainless Steel Duet Steam Dryer:

My old electric dryer broke down and it couldn't be fix after four years of service but I had extended waranty and got oportunity to replace it or upgrade and decided to try gas one to see if i could save on electricity

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5.0

Would buy sgsin

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from Brighton mi

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Comments about Whirlpool 7.4 cu. ft. Stainless Steel Duet Steam Dryer:

Purchased at the beginning of the year and am very pleased. Ease and functionality better than my last dryer. Would definitely recommend to everyone.

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5.0

Very nice product.

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from Valparaiso, IN

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Pros

  • Adjustable Temperature
  • Easy To Use
  • Energy Efficient
  • Large Capacity
  • Quiet
  • Works Quickly

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Bulky Items
    • Delicates
    • Everyday Clothes
    • Sheets & Mattress Covers
    • Towels

    Comments about Whirlpool 7.4 cu. ft. Stainless Steel Duet Steam Dryer:

    Much better than the dryer it replaced.

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    5.0

    Loud spin cycle

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    from Vienna, Va

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    Comments about Whirlpool 7.4 cu. ft. Stainless Steel Duet Steam Dryer:

    Of all the American made appliances that we bought for our new home, only Whirlpool worked as expected right out of the box.
    The dryer can be loud on the towel cycle. Otherwise, very pleased! Love the dark color. At the time, the whirlpool web site incorrectly identified the color with the model numbers. We requested samples from the company and got the wrong info. So go to a store to verify before buying. Glad the dealer was able to get us the color we wanted.

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    5.0

    Best dryer

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    from Nj

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    Had it for 2 months...love it

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    5.0

    We LOVE LOVE LOVE IT!!!!

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    from San Jacinto, CA

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    Comments about Whirlpool 7.4 cu. ft. Stainless Steel Duet Steam Dryer:

    We've had this unit for two weeks and already feel that this purchase will serve us for the next ten plus years. The different functions this dryer provides out performs our last dryer hands down. The steam function coupled with the wrinkle protection not only saved us time but monetary as well (dry cleaner bills). We'll be tackling some heavy stuff the next few weeks, with the holidays around the corner and the additional load that visitors bring, we're pretty confident that both washer and dryer will perform and impress.

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    5.0

    Amazing Product

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    from Toronto, ON

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    I actually look forward to doing the laundry now.

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    3.0

    new dryer

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    from Btown, IN

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    Comments about Whirlpool 7.4 cu. ft. Stainless Steel Duet Steam Dryer:

    Owned about a month. Where I bought it could not install because it was a gas dryer. It needed to be converted to LP from NG. I also wanted to stack it on the washer. I had to do all of this myself. That became a lot of work. Steam feature is nice. It does help with wrinkles.

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    Whirlpool Duet Chrome Shadow Gas Steam Dryer

    Whirlpool Duet Chrome Shadow Gas Steam Dryer

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