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Whirlpool Duet 4.3-cu ft High-Efficiency Front-Load Washer with Steam Cycle (Chrome) ENERGY STAR

Item #: 418603 |  Model #: WFW96HEAC

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Duet 4.3-cu ft High-Efficiency Front-Load Washer with Steam Cycle (Chrome) ENERGY STAR

  • Let the washer select the right amount of detergent with the removable detergent reservoir that precisely dispenses up to 12 loads in one easy fill. Additional reservoirs are available so you can easily switch between detergents
  • Active Spray technology sprays the load with detergent in a cone shaped pattern to completely and evenly cover the fabrics - virtually eliminating the need to pretreat your clothes
  • Adaptive wash action system uses up to 16 different tub motions, from rocking to tumbling which provide a combination of powerful cleaning and gentle fabric care for everything from jeans to delicate silks
  • The Care Control temperature management system enabled by 6th Sense™ technology helps protect your clothes by controlling water amount and temperature
  • EcoBoost option lowers water temperature and increases the tumbling action to use less energy while still delivering great cleaning and gentle performance
  • 12-hour FanFresh® option with Dynamic Venting Technology® - when selected, a built-in fan automatically activates after the wash cycle is over, tumbling clothes for up to 12 hours so you can wash and dry a small load right in the washer
  • Quiet spin 360 technology - now you can place your laundry pair virtually anywhere and be assured of balanced performance and vibration control; the washer takes into account where it's installed and adapts to improve its balance over time
  • Steam-enhanced cycles: add the power of steam to select wash cycles to eliminate tough stains with virtually no pretreating
  • The allergen cycle has been tested to remove up to 95% of harmful allergens from your clothes
Lowe's Exclusive No
Manufacturer Color/Finish Chrome
Washer Capacity (Cu. Feet) 4.3
High Efficiency Yes
Automatic Load Balancing Yes
Automatic Temperature Control Yes
Matching Pedestal (Model #) XHPC155YC
Matching Electric Dryer (Model #) WED96HEAC
Matching Gas Dryer (Model #) WGD96HEAC
Silk Cycle No
Wool Cycle No
Handwashable Cycle No
Quick/Express Wash Cycle Yes
Bulky/Large Items Cycle Yes
Steam Cycle Yes
Allergen/Sanitary Cycle Yes
Programmable Wash Cycles Yes
Unique/Exclusive Cycle(s) EcoBoost Option
Whites Cycle Yes
Soak Cycle Yes
Delicate Cycle Yes
Delay Start Yes
Prewash Cycle No
Extra Rinse Cycle Yes
Maximum Spin Speed (RPM) 1400
Stain Treatment Yes
Water Levels Auto-sensing
Number of Rinse Cycles 2
Number of Rinse Temperatures 1
ENERGY STAR Qualified Yes
CEE Tier Qualified CEE Tier III
Stackable Yes
Dispensers Detergent; bleach; fabric softener
Control Lockout Yes
Sound Reduction Yes
Add a Garment Yes
Cycle Status Lights Yes
Estimated Time Remaining Display Yes
Wash Now, Dry Later Option Yes
End-of-Cycle Signal Yes
Tub Material Stainless
Window in Door Yes
Height (Inches) 38.75
Width (Inches) 27
Depth with Door Closed (Inches) 33.313
Depth with Door Open (Inches) 52.75
Item Weight (lbs.) 255
Power Cord Included Yes
Fill and Drain Hoses Included No
Built-In Water Heater Yes
Manufacturer's Warranty (Labor) 1-year limited
Manufacturer's Warranty (Parts) 1-year limited
Color/Finish Family Chrome
CSA Safety Listing No
ETL Safety Listing No
UL Safety Listing Yes
ADA Compliant No
Series Duet
Control Panel Language English
Appliance Color/Finish Silver
Stacking Kit Model # W10298318RP
Number of Wash Cycles 12

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