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5.0 cu.ft. LG’s Biggest Capacity SteamWasher™ with ColdWash™ Technology

  • WM3550HVCA

  • Graphite Steel
  • Discontinued Product

Key Features

  • 6Motion™ Technology
  • ColdWash™ Technology
  • TrueSteam™ Technology
  • Ultra large 5.0 cu.ft. capacity
Design Look Front Control
Capacity IEC 5.0 cu.ft.
Extra Capacity Yes
Stackable Yes
Dry Linen Capacity >10.1kg
Front Loader Yes
Display Intelligent Electronic Controls with Dual LED Display
DialACycle Yes
Spin Speeds 1300 RPM
No of Programs 12
No of Options 11
No Wash Rinse Temperature Levels 5
No Water Levels Automatically adjusts to size of load
No Soil Levels 5
SteamWash System Yes
SenseClean System Yes
ColdWash™ Yes
TrueSteam Yes
SteamFresh™ Cycle Yes
Allergiene™ Cycle Yes
No Tray Dispensers 4
TrueBalance™ Anti-Vibration System Yes
SmartDiagnosis™ Yes
Internal Water Heater Yes
TrueSteam Generator Yes
LoDecibel Quiet Operation Yes
Load Sense Auto Load Detection Yes
End of Cycle Beeper Yes
Child Lock Yes
Auto Sud Removal Yes
Forced Drain System Yes
Leveling Legs 4 Adjustable Legs
Status Indicators Time / LED
Time Delay Start Yes
NeveRust Stainless Steel Drum Yes
Door Rim Large Chrome Rimmed Glass Door with Dark Blue Tinted Cover
Cabinet PCM
Cabinet Top Graphite Steel
Color Facet Graphite Steel
Color Graphite Steel (V)
Transparent Door Glass Yes
Control Panel Plastic
Top Plate Painted
Motor Type Speed Axis BPM Direct Drive / Variable / Horizontal
Energy Star Compliant Energy Star
Rating Electrical Requirements UL Listed / 120V, 10 Amps / Electric
Type LED, Electronic
Pedestals WDP4V
Pedestal WxHxD 27" x 13 3/5" x 28 2/5"
Stacking Kit SSTK1
Product WxHxD 27" x 38 11/16" x 29 3/4" (50 13/16" D with door open)
Weight 209 lbs
Carton Weight 228 lbs
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™ Motor
Matching Dryer DLEX3550V

What People Are Saying

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Everything is awesome This machine is huge and fits my normal wash size . It is super easy to use. It works faster and uses less hot water thank my old machine.
Date published: 2016-09-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome in all aspects 94% I have had this washing machine for over a year now and I love it! I like what it does, how it does it and when it finishes. The mildew problem written by another review is due to not leaving the door ajar. All front end loading machines of this nature create mildew if locked up when damp. Leaving the door ajar, but still closed is the answer. Now the only issue I have with this silver model is the door itself where the handle is ... is starting to wear away and show not chrome, but the undercoating. As it is such a pretty piece of equipment - I do wish this issue could be resolved or replaced for me...maybe I should ask...All-in-all though I love my machine!
Date published: 2016-09-29
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Mildew gets inside the rim of the washer I have had this washer for almost 3 years. At first it was great but as time goes on you will experience mildew inside the rim/seal, the rim is the plastic piece that touches the door when its closed. If you search front load washers and reviews on the website you will see a lot of people thats having this problem. It even has a smell, I guess from the mildew. I have tired several things, one thing i have tried is keeping the door open after each wash, that does not work. I have bought the tablets you put in the washer once a month to clean it, that works for the washer itself but not for the plastic/seal that touches the door. I have been cleaning it with a rag and Qtips, i keep having to do this and it is very aggravating. I have come to the point I will need to wipe it down every time I wash cloths, if not it will get the mildew/slim in it. If you buy this or any front load washer good luck.
Date published: 2015-06-10
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Give it a year and watch it leak Go on U tube and see the problems with the internal pump/drain hose. Mine has dripped on and off for a year and now I am unable to do wash due to the amount of water leaking.. Warranty does not cover the part....
Date published: 2014-10-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Simply the Best I wanted to purchase an energy efficient washing machine that would handle my large kingsize bedding and this one does that very well. I have never had a problem with the spin cycle going off balance when I wash king size blankets by selecting the Large/Bulky wash load. This machine senses the load type! There are a lot of easy to select options for the wash cycle, including soil level, spin speed, speed wash, delicate cycle or extra rinse in the cycle that I use often. I have allergies so I love the TrueSteam Technology feature. It is very quiet and efficient when operating. My clothes get really clean, even in cold water. I also purchased the pedestal and that makes it easy on my back to load and unload. It has a digital display that tells me how long until the wash cycle is complete. The power on/off signal is a very soft little melody that I could turn off if I wanted to, but I like it. I chose the graphite steel color. My laundry center is neat and tidy with all my detergents and supplies in the large pedestal drawer. For the money, this washing machine is a great value and very easy to use. I have used this washing machine for almost a year and I am very happy with it. I think it is simply the best. Life's Good!
Date published: 2012-08-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So dependable! I have two boys under the age of two, and boy, do we do a lot of laundry in our house! This washer gets nearly all- I mean all -stains out! I love the large capacity, and would purchase again.
Date published: 2012-06-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fabulous Washer I love doing laundry! I always have, and this machine makes it easier, more efficient and quicker. No problems with this washer, I have had it about 3 months.
Date published: 2012-05-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love the sanitary and steam features Love my washer!!! It is very functional with multiple settings in order to suit my needs as well as my 3 year old's need. I do tons of laundry and it really suits me well but I really like the sanitary and steam features
Date published: 2012-05-16
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