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SteamWasher™ and SteamDryer™ Full-Size Washer/Dryer Combo

  • WM3988HWA

  • White
  • Discontinued Product

Key Features

  • TrueSteam™ Technology
  • SteamFresh™ Cycle
  • Allergiene™ Cycle
  • Intelligent Electronic Controls with Big LCD Display and Dial-A-Cycle™
SPECIFICATION English
HIGHLIGHTS
Front Loader Yes
Drying System Ventless Condensing
Design Look Front Control
Intelligent Electronic Control DialACycle Yes
Total Capacity 4.2 cu.ft. (IEC)
Dry Linen Capacity >10.1kg
WASHING AND DRYING CYCLES
No of Wash Programs 9
No of Wash Rinse Temperature Levels 5
Spin Speeds 1320 (max)
No of Dry Times 4
Water Level Automatically adjusts to size of load
No of Soil Levels 5
Options Prewash, Rinse & Spin, Extra Rinse, Stain Cycle, Water Plus, Drum Light, Tub Clean, SpinSense™, Delay Wash up to 19 Hours, Steam
No of Wash Dry Programs 5
FABRIC CARE
SenseClean Yes
Sensor Dry Yes
RollerJet Forced Water Circulation Yes
Precise Temperature Control Variable Heater Yes
CONVENIENCE
No Of Detergent Dispensers 5 Tray Dispenser
End of Cycle Beeper Yes
Water Heater Yes
Child Lock Door Lock Yes
Self Diagnosis Yes
Auto Balancing Yes
Auto Suds Removal Yes
Forced Drain System Yes
Remaining Time Display Indicator Yes
Leveling Legs 4 Adjustable
Lodecibel Quiet Operation Yes
TruSteam Generator Yes
STYLE AND DESIGN
NeveRust Stainless Steel Drum Yes
Cabinet Top Porcelain
Transparent Glass Window Door Yes
Cabinet Painted Steel
Control Panel Plastic
Color Facet White
Color White
Door Rim Stainless Steel
Easy Loading TilTub Yes
MOTOR AND AGITATOR
Motor Type Motor Speed Direct Drive / Variable
Agitator Type Horizontal Axis
ENERGY
Energy Consumption Yes
Energy Star Compliant Yes
POWER SOURCE
Ratings Electrical Requirements UL Listed/120V, 60Hz, 12 Amps
Type Electric
DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT
Product WxHXD 27" x 38 11/16" x 29 3/4"
Weight Net Gross 201 / 227
WARRANTY
Warranty 1 year parts and labour, 3 years parts on the controller. 5 years parts on the liner and tub, 10 years parts on the DirectDrive™

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best washer dryer ever This washer dryer combo was installed 2 months ago. Put the dirty clothes in and they come out dry! 2 machines in one. It cleans and dries clothes like no other machine I have ever had. Clothes come out soft and wrinkle-free, no softener needed. No outside venting, so it can be installed anywhere there is access to water. There are settings for every time of fabric and wash, spin, soil and dry options for every possibility. Worth the price.
Date published: 2016-11-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Clothes go in dirty and come out awesome! Yes it takes four hours to wash and dry a load...but so what. You load your dirty clothes, then go do something else and when you come back everything is clean and dry! This machine is super quiet and reliable. These types of machines are not cheap hence the ding for value but if you need a ventless 110V machine this is by far the best option!
Date published: 2014-05-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I just love it! It's so nice having a large 4.2 cuft drum washer/dryer combo. I load it, set it, and the clothes come out dry and wrinkle free. Love that I can "just wash" or "just dry" too. I saw it was discontinued, and that saddens me. I've been referring my friends... Two have gotten them already, and a couple more wanted to too... Hope this model is just being upgraded, and not abandoned.
Date published: 2013-12-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Washer/Dryer Combo is Great! I've had my machine for 4 years now and just love it! I put it upstairs for convenience. It took a few trial and error tries to stop the vibration on my old wood floors, but good anti-viberation cups were the answer. It is ideal for anyone who needs laundry without venting or special electric. Expensive to buy but you do indeed get what you pay for with LG.
Date published: 2012-05-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worth its Weight in Gold This machine is worth its weight in gold (and it's a really heavy machine). It saves me so much time by cleaning everything thoroughly the first time and not having to monitor/wait for the wash to finish, (then put in the dryer and then wait for the dryer)--since it does all the above and even has a post-dry cycle that will continue to rotate the drum occasionally, after the dry cycle has finished, to prevent wrinkles from forming. So you can put a load of dirty clothes in at night and in the morning you will have clean, dry clothes. However, the machine also saves SO much money! It's a front loader, so it's more gentle on clothes. It's an energy star appliance, so not only does it barely use any energy, doing a large load uses the equivalent amount of water as flushing a toilet twice. Plus, the steam feature saves on hot water. Also, the amount of money saved by NOT having to take clothes to the dry cleaners is priceless. In 2+years, the machine has paid for itself, just on what is saved by not having to go to the dry cleaners. I wash all my cashmere, silks, comforters, pillows and curtains in the machine as well as wool suits. In case of a fire, (after my family and computer back up drive), this washer/dryer would be the item that I would try to save and take with me as I run outside.
Date published: 2011-10-30
Rated 1 out of 5 by from I Hate My LG washer I hate my Lg washer. I have to wash the same clothes three times because the machine makes very little water so, my clothes are always stink when they come out of the machine. I wish I could give it back and buy me a plain machine that washes well and not one that just looks good.
Date published: 2011-07-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Decision Ever! We did a lot of research before deciding which machine to go with. This one seemed perfect for apartment living and it has more then answered all of our hopes! The multitude of features is great, the washing cycle is very quiet, we've never had a single problem with it "jumping around" during the drying cycle, everything comes out clean and dry...in short, it's the perfect combo unit for us! We absolutely love it and would definitely buy it again!
Date published: 2010-07-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My washer The only real issue I have is smell. I leave the door open after I am done (which is silly) and run using the stuff made to clean it ( which is also silly) and still eventually there will be an oder. Thats really the only issue though.
Date published: 2010-07-14
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