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Whirlpool 8.8 Cu. Ft. Chrome Shadow Carbio High-Efficiency Electric Steam Dryer - WED8500DC

Abt Model: WED8500DCS | UPC Code: 883049332369
Other available colors:
White Color Swatch
8.8 Cu. Ft. Capacity/ Advanced Moisture Sensing/ Steam Refresh Cycle/ Wrinkle Shield Plus Option With Steam/ Quad Baffles/ 23 Cycles/ Chrome Shadow Finish
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Whirlpool 8.8 Cu. Ft. Chrome Shadow Carbio High-Efficiency Electric Steam Dryer, Model WED8500DC

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 above to purchase the correct one for your home. If you are still unsure, contact any of Abt's Sales Specialists at 888.228.5800

Features:

  • 8.8 Cu. Ft. Capacity
  • Advanced Moisture Sensing
  • Steam Refresh Cycle
  • Wrinkle Shield™ Plus Option With Steam
  • Quad Baffles

Specifications:

Configuration and Overview

  • Maximum Vent Length: 64
  • Venting Direction: Left, Right, Bottom, Rear
  • Fuel Type: Electric

Cycle and Options

  • Dryer Cycle Selections:
    • Mixed - Normal
    • Sanitize
    • Gentle
    • Steam Refresh
    • Timed Dry: Casual - Normal
      • Sanitize
      • Gentle
      • Steam Refresh
    • Timed Dry: Towels - Normal
      • Sanitize
      • Gentle
      • Steam Refresh
    • Timed Dry: Delicate - Normal
      • Gentle
    • Timed Dry: Bulky/Sheets - Normal
      • Sanitize
      • Gentle
      • Steam Refresh
      • Timed Dry
  • Number of Dryer Cycles: 23
  • Advanced Moisture Sensor: Yes
  • Cycle Time Remaining: Yes
  • Eco Monitor: No
  • Lint Filter Indicator: Yes
  • Sound Package: Quiet Dry System
  • End of Cycle Signal: Yes
  • Dryer Option Selections:
    • Static Reduce
    • Damp Dry Signal
    • Wrinkle Shield™
    • Dry Temp
    • Eco Boost™
    • End of Cycle Signal
  • Temperature Selections:
    • Air Only
    • Extra Low
    • High; Low
    • Medium

Style and Extras

  • Automatic Temperature Controls: Yes
  • Electronic Display Type: Digital
  • Drum Material: Powder Coat
  • Drying Rack: No
  • Interior Light: Yes
  • Pedestal Options: No
  • Stackable: No
  • Steam Hose Y Connector: Yes
  • Control Location: Rear Panel
  • Control Type: Electronic

Electrical

  • 30 Amps Amps. 240 V.

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 42-1/4"
  • Width: 29"
  • Depth: 32-1/4"

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 169 lbs

Warranty Information:

Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 1 Year Parts and Labor

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Ventless Drying (No Ducting)No
Fuel TypeElectric
ColorChrome Shadow
SteamYes
Capacity (cu. ft.)8.8
Height (inches)42.25
Width (inches)29
Depth (inches)30.31
Control Panel LocationRear
Control TypeDigital
Drying Cycles23
Temperatures Settings5
Voltage240 V
ADA CompliantNo
Reversible DoorYes
Wi-FiNo
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
  

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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Whirlpool 8.8 Cu. Ft. White Carbio High-Efficiency Electric Steam Dryer
 
4.7

(based on 1054 reviews)

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Most Liked Positive Review

 

Worth the investment!

I bought this set a couple weeks ago & I love it! They have cut my laundry time to a quarter. My son has allergies so the steam & sanitize cycles have been...Read complete review

I bought this set a couple weeks ago & I love it! They have cut my laundry time to a quarter. My son has allergies so the steam & sanitize cycles have been amazing. Also the soft closing lid has been a life saver for curious fingers. The sleek look works well & will be a part of my home for many years. The one & Only Con is because of the larger capacity the dryer sits farther out from the wall than previous sets. So just double check measurements! I haven't noticed this much in our room though. As gentle in cloths as a front load, better clean, no moldy smells, & no matinance of seals & such.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Defective machine after one month….

I purchased this Cabrio back in February but it was on backorder for 6 weeks. Arrived early April and having it only a month needed to call for service. Technician said installation was not...Read complete review

I purchased this Cabrio back in February but it was on backorder for 6 weeks. Arrived early April and having it only a month needed to call for service. Technician said installation was not completed properly - legs were too low - so the motor was rubbing/burning the bottom of drain pan (which needed to be replaced - another $30 down the drain). Technician adjusted legs, ran diagnostic test and said everything was good. 20 minutes later after putting in a load of laundry same issue was happening… horrible sound/shaking. Technician came back within the hour and determined that my month-old machine needed a new suspension kit… the kicker was the suspension kit was on backorder and no ETA!!!! Called the place where I bought it told them I wanted new machine - they couldn't get me one for another 6 weeks. Frustration building, I found same washing machine at another appliance store had it delivered 2 days later and original store came back for the defective machine (charging $75 for return fee).

Stil not thrilled with this machine. My old machine was the best - wish I didn't get rid of it. This machine is noisy, extremely deep (need to stand on tip-toes to get to bottom of drum) to retrieve cloths… They don't make appliances like they used.

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5.0

Love it

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from Franklin, TN

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Comments about Whirlpool 8.8 Cu. Ft. White Carbio High-Efficiency Electric Steam Dryer:

Haven't had this fryer long but already love it. The steam refresher is great. I've order the rack to dry sweaters and shoes

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5.0

Great product

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from Chesapeake, VA

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Just got it and am pleased.

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4.0

Great features but needs a louder cycle end signal.

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from Sanatoga, PA

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I bought this 2 weeks ago and absolutely love it! The drum is bigger than my last dryer and drys better and faster.

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5.0

EASY TO USE

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from GA

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I purchased a couple of weeks ago and love it.

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5.0

Works great! Lots of space

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from Texas

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We exchanged our Samsung for this model and we are extremely satisfied.

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5.0

EXTRAORDINARY

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from North Carolina

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I bought this Dryer a Week ago, and I can say I really love it.

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5.0

Love my new dryer

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from Houston, TX

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Comments about Whirlpool 8.8 Cu. Ft. White Carbio High-Efficiency Electric Steam Dryer:

Purchased this dryer as a set with the washer after my Samsung washer went on Recall status. I love them both!!!

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5.0

Awesome washer

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from Warner Robins, GA

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Have only had this for a few weeks, but it's been great so far. It does make some sounds we're not used to, but the technology is so advanced from what we've had, that is expected. Huge capacity! We love it!

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Very fast and efficient

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from Burkburnett, TX

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Simple and easy to use. Dries quickly and quietly.

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Intuitive controls

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I've had this dyer for a month and love it. Besides really upping the style factor of my laundry room, this dryer gets my clothes finished in significantly shorter time. I love the steam refresh setting for reducing my ironing time. Very happy with my purchase.

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