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Whirlpool White 4.2 Cu. Ft. Duet High Efficiency Front Load Washer - WFW72HEDW

Abt Model: WFW72HEDWH | UPC Code: 883049332109
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Adaptive Wash Technology/ Precision Dispense/ 14 Adaptive Wash Actions/ Smooth Wave Stainless Steel Wash Basket/ ENERGY STAR Qualified/ Direct Drive Motor/ White Finish
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Whirlpool White 4.2 Cu. Ft. Duet High Efficiency Front Load Washer, Model WFW72HEDW

Features:

  • Adaptive Wash Technology
  • Precision Dispense
  • 14 Adaptive Wash Actions
  • Smooth Wave Stainless Steel Wash Basket
  • Meets CEE Tier 3 Standards
  • ENERGY STAR® Qualified

Specifications:

Configuration and Overview

  • ADA Compliant: ADA Height and Side and Front Reach Compliant
  • CEE Tier Rating: Tier III (Highest Possible Efficiency Rating)
  • UL: Yes

Cycle and Options

  • Number of Wash Cycles: 8
  • Washer Cycle Selections:
    • Heavy Duty
    • Eco Sanitize
    • Clean Washer
    • Drain & Spin
    • Quick Wash
    • Delicates
    • Cold Wash
    • Normal
  • Option Selections:
    • Extra Rinse
    • Delay Wash
    • End of Cycle Signal - Note: Loud and not able to be turned off.
    • Control Lock
  • Number of Soil Levels: 3
  • Soil Selections:
    • Heavy
    • Light
    • Normal
  • Maximum Spin Speed (RPM): 1200
  • Spin Speeds: 4
  • Spin Speed Selections:
    • Fast
    • Medium
    • Off
    • Slow
  • Temperature Selections:
    • Cold
    • Cool
    • Warm
    • Hot

Style and Extras

  • End of Cycle Signal: Yes - Note: Loud and not able to be turned off.
  • Control Type: Tap Touch
  • Display Type: Cycle Indicator Lights with Digital Time Remaining
  • Door Swing: Left
  • Drum Material: Stainless Steel
  • Hoses Included: No
  • Motor Drive Type: Direct Drive
  • Pedestal Options: Yes
  • Stackable: Yes
  • Wash Motor Description: 1/4 hp
  • Advanced Vibration Control: Single Ball Balancer With 6 pt Suspension
  • Automatic Dispense System: Precision Dispense with Detergent, Bleach and Fabric Softener
  • Automatic Load Size Sensing Technology: Yes
  • Eco Monitor: No
  • Out of Balance Sensing: Yes
  • Suspension System: 4 Springs and 2 Dampers
  • LED Color: Green
  • Feedback-Status Indicators:
    • Add Garment
    • Delay Wash
    • Done (Clothes Clean)
    • Door Locked
    • Estimated Time Remaining

Electrical

  • 12 Amps Amps. 60 Hz. 120 V.

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 39-3/4"
  • Width: 27"
  • Depth: 33-1/8"

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 250 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 1 Year Parts and Labor
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Appliance TypeFront Load Washers
ADA CompliantYes
Load TypeFront Loading
SteamNo
ColorWhite
Capacity (cu. ft.)4.2
Height (inches)39.75
Width (inches)27
Depth (inches)33.25
Depth with Door Open52.75
DispensersDetergent, Fabric Softener, Bleach
Control TypeDigital, Knobs
End-Of-Cycle SignalYes
Internal Water HeaterNo
Temperature Settings4
Wash Cycles8
Reversible DoorNo
Spin Speed (RPM)1200
Wi-FiNo
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
Voltage120 V
  

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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4.6

(based on 3086 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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95%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Clean clothes well (23)
  • Large capacity (21)
  • Spins clothes dry (20)
  • Energy efficient (18)
  • Adjustable settings (17)

Cons

  • Noisy (3)

Best Uses

  • Everyday clothes (19)
  • Towels (18)
  • Bedding (13)
  • Heavy/bulky items (11)
  • Delicate (9)
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    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Frequent user (18), Heavy duty user (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Features

In a world where everything is getting more complicated, this washing machine is very simple to use. I was looking for a machine that didn't give too many confusing options and that was modern...Read complete review

In a world where everything is getting more complicated, this washing machine is very simple to use. I was looking for a machine that didn't give too many confusing options and that was modern and attractive in appearance, this one is exactly what I was looking for. I am very pleased. Thank you, Jackie

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FRUSTRATED DESIGNER.....!!

If I could have given this a negative star I would have! Very frustrated with this washer purchased a few months ago...should have read the reviews before I bought it as the...Read complete review

If I could have given this a negative star I would have! Very frustrated with this washer purchased a few months ago...should have read the reviews before I bought it as the ones on Feb. 5,7,11,16 already spoke to the problem and that was the most recent reviews. This machine was great for the first 2 months and I loved it...then it stopped spinning the clothes dry enough to put in the dryer. I often have to run them again on drain/spin to get them dry enough for the dryer... our dryer is now struggling and I guess so...we have been putting very damp clothes in for months now. We are guessing this problem will cause us to replace the dryer soon too. An added expense because of our problem with this Whirlpool washer. It takes forever to do laundry now and I have to babysit the loads and pick and choose what needs to be washed the most in hopes I don't have to wait for another cycle to spin/drain and then dry them. Now drying takes forever as we have to restart the dryer several times to complete drying and often give up and string clothes all around the laundry room to air dry. Service has been out 2 times and a 3rd time to put on a new 'mother board' hoping that would help...it did not. I was given a pep talk on how to wash clothes and sort them and how much detergent to use! This is my 3rd front loader in 13 years and I am 56 years old...I know how to sort and wash clothes. However, I have had to alter my options with this washer and accept smaller loads and they are still coming out wet. This washer is making laundry a nightmare and like other working moms, I don't need this extra stress! Last week I put in one small throw off the sofa...just one...and it came out soaking wet...not damp...water was dripping! I called for a 3rd service call and was scheduled for this morning to find out that the service company they were sending does not service my area any more so I have cleared my busy schedule today for nothing!...Would have been nice to know that piece of info while I was waiting on them to come this morning and scheduling my day. I asked for a different tech this time as it was hard to maintain my composure when the previous one gave me the tutorial on how to wash clothes and this was the kicker when we talked about the quick cycle...his analogy and I quote...'you can speed down the highway for a while and it's all ok but, there is a good chance you will eventually get caught speeding and get a ticket and realize you should not speed anymore...therefore, using the quick cycle for a while was an ok option at first and now it's not so I should stop using it'! Oh boy! I am a professional so I did not tell the nice gentleman what I really thought of his comment...but, I did make these facts clear and I hope whoever reads this from Whirlpool will internalize them...my problem with this washer happens on ALL cycles...it was great for a couple of months and stopped spinning our clothes...even the smallest loads adequately...I know how to sort and wash clothes and have had to become even more equipped to do so with such an inadequate washer...and honestly, if quick wash is not a good option why did Whirlpool put it on the machine. I am a designer and work with commercial and residential projects and often get to purchase the appliance packages for builders and homeowners...I would not want others to have the journey I am having with this washer and will remember this...and being in this business I also know that customer service is key and hope Whirlpool does not disappoint me and the audience I work for. I realize sometimes appliances stop working properly and even though the tech says his 'diagnostic' equipment is not giving him a reading of a problem...my very wet clothes are. Common sense sometimes has to come into play and I hope Whirlpool will agree. I have purchased appliances for my projects from the same big box store for years...I hope they don't disappoint us either. I have used the word 'hope' a lot...so, I guess I am still hopeful this will have a positive outcome as we continue to address a very obvious problem.

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1.0

Service call needed after first wash

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from Rockville MD

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Starting with the first load the machine sounded like a freight train, shakes, knocks and thumps. Called repair and repairs said he didn't know what was wrong, everything checked out. Am told whirlpool provides parts recommendation but still waiting for repair people. Repair guy actually said we should ask for new machine. We did and whirlpool said no and will try to fix. Very upsetting that we bought a lemon and are stuck with it. Imagine how you'd feeling spending your hard earned money on a new washer and right out the gate it's not working properly with only 10.5 months left on errant and not fixed still. Sad thing is my 15 year old Kenmore still worked just used a lot of water so I wanted to be more energy conscious. No good deed goes unpunished!

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5.0

Excellent bang for the buck

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from Abbotsford, BC

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I bought this washer a year ago and I'm very happy with it. It's my first front loader and I wasn't looking for anything fancy. I just wanted something reliable that works well and offers just the right number of cycle options...and I found it, for the right price too! I've been very impressed with it. I can wash my king size bedding (including the duvet) in it without issues. Delicate clothes never get damaged and everything is always super clean. This washer sees a fair share of dog hair too and doesn't seem to care. Could not be happier.

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5.0

Very Happy With Duet Washing Machine

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from Sioux City, IA

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I have been using this washing machine for about 6 weeks now and I am as excited to put in a load of laundry today as I was 6 weeks ago. It washes great, is quiet enough that I can have a normal volume conversation while it's running, and makes happy music at cycle end. I have never been happier with an appliance purchase. Except maybe the Duet dryer.

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2.0

moldy washer

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from San Diego Ca

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5.0

Love it!

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from Waverly, GA

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I am loving my new washing machine! It has all the features I need but basic enough that it is not confusing. Very quiet, spin cycle takes almost all water out of the clothes, large capacity.

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5.0

Love the new design and it's so quite

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from St Petersburg, FL

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It's nice that the clothes go through a cycle without a F20 code.
It's beautiful! Love it love it! :)

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5.0

Ease of use & great price tag

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from Ontario, Canada

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We bought this washer (with the dryer) a few weeks ago. We absolutely love it. Super easy to use, clothes are cleaner than our other washer!! Can do blankets/duvets. Price tag was good too!

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5.0

Awesome

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from Ocala , fl

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Best washing machine I have ever own.... very,very,quiet... and my clothes never been so clean. The best!!!!

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4.0

Beautiful appliance

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from Saskatchewan

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Best investment I ever made. I stacked them in a closet and love them.

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5.0

excellent operation easy to use

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from florida

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i enjoy my new Whirlpool washing machine. one question i always like to ask someone is "If given a choice would you do the same thing once again?". in my specific case i have owned several Whirlpool washing machines. i recommend them to those who ask.
thank you Whirlpool!

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Whirlpool White 4.2 Cu. Ft. Duet High Efficiency Front Load Washer

Whirlpool White 4.2 Cu. Ft. Duet High Efficiency Front Load Washer

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