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4.3 cu.ft. Large Capacity High Efficiency Top Load Washer

  • WT4801CW

  • White
  • Discontinued Product

Key Features

  • 4.3 cu.ft. Large Capacity
  • Direct Drive Motor 10 Year Warranty
  • TrueBalance™ Anti Vibration System
  • SmartRinse™ Jet Spray System
Energy Star Compliant Energy Star
SenseClean System Yes
SmartRinse™ Jet Spray System Yes
TrueBalance™ Anti-Vibration System Yes
SmartDiagnosis™ Yes
Status Indicators Yes
End of Cycle Signal Yes
Child Lock Yes
Auto Sud Removal Yes
Forced Drain System Yes
Leveling Legs 4 Adjustable Legs
LoDecibel Quiet Operation Yes
No Tray Dispensers 3
Load Sense Auto Load Detection Yes
Time Delay Start Yes
Motor Type Speed Axis BPM Direct Drive / Variable / Vertical
Cabinet Painted Steel
Control Panel Plastic
Top Plate Painted
NeveRust Stainless Steel Drum Yes
Transparent Door Glass Yes
Color White (W)
Color Facet White
Lid Rim Silver
Product WxHxD 27" x 43 7/8" x 28 1/4" (52 3/4" H with lid open)
Carton WxHxD 29 1/2" x 47" x 31 3/16"
Weight 127 lbs
Carton Weight 149 lbs
Rating Electrical Requirements UL Listed / 120V, 5 Amps / Electric
Design Look Rear Control
Capacity IEC 4.3 cu.ft.
Extra Capacity Yes
Dry Linen Capacity >10.1kg
Display Intelligent Electronic Controls with Dual LED Display
Advanced Display Yes
Soft-touch Button Controls Yes
Spin Speeds 1000 RPM
No of Programs 8
No of Options 7
Custom Program Yes
No Wash Rinse Temperature Levels 5
No Water Levels Automatically adjusts to size of load
No Soil Levels 3
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 DLE4801W
Capacity Facet 4.3

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from best washer I have ever owned Bought in 2012 and it is still going strong. Many people in my family have used it and love it too. Easy to use and cleans clothes very well. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2016-12-31
Rated 1 out of 5 by from LG washer, hate it This machine frustrates me no end ! When I ask for HOT water on bulky/bedding, it gives me the default temp of 91 degrees ! That's like taking a cold shower ! If I try to wash bedding on cotton/normal, I get a quart of water !! If I add hot water to it, the machines will add more cold water !!! Plus, a window on top lets me see whats happening. On bulky bedding, what starts out on top, stays on top and never does get agitated through the water. So if there is a stain or even a piece of lint on top, it will go through the entire wash without moving. The tub,clothes,water all spin one way about 30 seconds, stops, reverses, agitates only about 30 seconds, then repeats the same process about 3 times! Just how is that cleaning the clothes? It is the worst machine I have ever owned and I will NEVER purchase anything LG again. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2016-12-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great machine We love our new washing machine. Works great is quiet and the "True Balance" works like a charm
Date published: 2016-09-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best washing machine I ever owned Love it, easy to use and my kids can wash their own clothes. This washer NEVER goes out of balance and NEVER walks across floor like my previous washers. Clothes clean with this high efficiency washer. Would by an LG again.
Date published: 2015-11-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Easy to use, easy on clothes but too much lint This washer is easy to use but takes awhile to learn to use different cycles for different types of clothes, blankets, pillows ECT... The only thing I DON'T like is there is NO lint bin to remove lint. Sometimes old fashioned ideas are the best. It seems when you use the clean tub cycle that helps SOME but wish they would put in a lint bin so I could empty that so I wouldn't have to run the tub clean cycle as often as every 1-2 weeks. (Also I don't dry everything so have to remove lint by hand on those clothes.) Still sometimes throws off balance by washing a twin cotton blanket. If I wash a bigger one it is fine. Cleans well with little water and detergent and love the double rinse option.
Date published: 2015-09-25
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Balance on washer I like the feature selections on this washer and my 9 year old some can use with ease. The washer is suppose to be built to handle bulky items like bedding and towels,however, it gets off balance alot and shuts off. It also is not very good on stain removal.
Date published: 2015-08-02
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Hate it. Clothes come out almost dry in some loads, hardly gotten washed at all. Too many clothes? I don't pack a washer just to avoid that sort of thing. Clothes come out with soap stains, and have to be rinsed. What good are the new "water saver" washers if I have to rinse EVERY load a second or THIRD time? Too much soap? If I don't use the recommended amount, they don't get clean. I hate this washer. You can't even set something on the side while trying to load...the curved design of the top just sends it straight to the floor. I tried the front load first and hated it just as much. Just give me my old washer back.
Date published: 2015-03-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent product. This washer has the best suspension system I have experienced in clothes washers. It does a superb job on washing, rinsing and has the best controls I have seen. There are so many choices to use on the electronic control panel that you can adjust this washer to any cycle you might need. Like the dryer I enjoy the Diamond glass in the lid as I like to see what is going on in the different cycles.
Date published: 2014-12-31
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