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1.0 cu. ft. LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer, LG TWINWash™ Compatible

  • WD100CK

  • Black Stainless Steel

Key Features

  • Compatible with select 27” Front Load Washers
  • 10 Year Warranty
LG Twinwash Video

Built-in Convenience

Add the ingenious LG SideKick™ pedestal washer to your LG TWINWash™ compatible washer to tackle two loads of laundry—both large and small—at the very same time.

1.0 cu.ft. Right-Size Capacity

The mighty mini. The LG SideKick™ is specially designed for your small, custom-care laundry loads. You can clean days of sweat-laden spin class gear now rather than waiting for a full load in your regular washer. Your clothes (and family) will thank you.


Magnetic Remote Control*

Just press play. Grab the multi-function remote control RCW1 to start, stop or select a cycle on your LG SideKick™ washer. Plus, it's magnetic, so you can attach it to the side of your washer, dryer or other metal surface.

Specialty Cycles

Hand wash care, now hands free. With special cycles for Intimates, Hand Wash and Active Wear, each setting is designed to deliver a thorough clean and proper fabric care for your items. There's even a convenient Tub Clean cycle to keep your LG SideKick™ fresh and in tip-top condition.

Made for Each Other

The LG SideKick™ is LG TWINWash™ compatible and made to work with many different LG washers. Is yours one of them? Check out our handy PDF to see. 

Design Style LG SideKick™
TwinWash™ Compatible Yes
Capacity 1.0 cu. ft.
Electronic Control Panel with LED Display Yes
Touch Buttons Yes
TwinWash™ Compatible Yes
3 Motion Technology Yes
No. of Programs 6
Wash Programs Normal, Intimates, Hand Wash, Active Wear, Rinse + Spin, Tub Clean
No. of Options 3
Options Warm Water, Extra Rinse, Child Lock
No. of Wash/Rinse Temps 2 (Warm, Cold)
End of Cycle Signal Yes
Child Lock Yes
Auto Suds Removal Yes
Forced Drain System Yes
Leveling Legs 4 Adjustable Legs
SmartDiagnosis™ Yes
Motor Type Direct Drive Motor
Motor Speed Variable
Max RPM 700
NeveRust™ Stainless Steel Drum Yes
Cabinet PCM
Control Panel Plastic
Top Plate Painted
Door Rim Plastic / Chrome
Door Cover Transparent Tinted Semi-Circle Cover
Available Colors Black Stainless Steel (K), White (W), Graphite Steel (V)
Ratings UL Listed
Electrical Requirements 120V, 5 Amps
Type Electric
Magnetic Remote Control Remote RCW1 sold separately
Product (WxHxD) 27" x 14 1/8" x 30 3/4" (50 1/2 with drawer open)
Carton (WxHxD) 29" x 16 13/16" x 33 1/16"
Weight (Product/Carton) 100 lbs / 110 lbs
1 Year Parts and Labor, 10 Years Motor Lifetime on Drum Yes
WD100CK LG Sidekick™ Pedestal Washer (Black Stainless Steel) 048231 019200

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this unit My husband had to put unit together since they were not puchased at the same time. delivery would not install It. Would be nice to not have to put rinse in duing Rinse cycle.
Date published: 2017-04-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect for small loads I love the sidekick. It is perfect for small loads. Does a great job cleaning too!
Date published: 2017-04-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing! This little guy is wort the money. It has really helped speed up the laundry process and works so well on those short loads. I have also used it for my bras and they come out looking brand new! Feels great not having to hand wash my bras anymore.
Date published: 2017-03-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from SideKick I bought this appliance about 2 months ago and I am so glad I did. My father is in assisted living and I do his laundry three times a week. They are small loads and the SideKick is perfect for those loads. I also have a new grandson who visits often and the SideKick is great for the blankets and bibs he uses at my house. I would highly recommend this product!
Date published: 2017-02-24
Rated 1 out of 5 by from It SUCKS! This washer constantly gets stuck in the locked position and the clothes are stuck in there and you can't get them out.
Date published: 2017-01-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Little Washer Got this as part of a bundled package. Did not really think I would use it, however, it is used as much as the big washer. Great idea. Can quickly wash just a few items rather than having to gather a full load for the big one.
Date published: 2017-01-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Everything you need! Now you can wash a small load with a normal load or those delicates or jut maybe an outfit you may need on the spot. Convenient.
Date published: 2017-01-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Little Sidekick It was an after thought to purchase the Side Kick and went back to the store the next day. Very pleased with operation, does a great little job
Date published: 2017-01-11
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Can you use the side kick if you stack your washer and dryer?

Asked by: Jlemay
The LG 1.0 cu. ft. LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer, LG TWINWash™ Compatible, Model # WD100CW is designed to be installed under a compatible LG Front Load Washer, just like a regular LG Pedestal and just like a regular pedestal, it cannot be used under a stacked washer/dryer. That would be too much weight for it to support...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-04-20

It is leaving water after it has been done for over five minutes. States after 4 minutes it dispenses the remaining water and it is not.

Asked by: Ttracey
We regret the trouble you have experienced with this washing machine. If this device is not draining properly, then the washer may be experiencing a clog in the drain or the pump. If this does not resolve the matter, please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-02-16

Is the remote included or is it sold separately?

Asked by: dpfree
The remote is sold separately. 
Answered by: Remres
Date published: 2017-02-16

What's the difference between the WD100CV and WD200cv?

Asked by: Dahlia
The WD100CV is 27" and the WD200CV is 29". 
Answered by: Remres
Date published: 2017-02-16

Can I stack a washer and dryer on top of this pedestal washer? I understand obviously it will be taller to get to the dryer controls. 

Asked by: Blackbear
I apologize, but no; none of our pedestals are designed for a stacked washer and dryer to be installed on them. This includes the pedestal washer.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-07-08

I have a top load LG I bought 3 yrs ago... Is the side kick compatible?

Asked by: Clarainaz
No, it said it was not in a previous post.
Answered by: Alimarock
Date published: 2016-04-29

Is this Energy Star rated?

Asked by: Chatterbox93
no.  but not a big deal. It was not tested for that standard. low volume unit for that distinction.  magnetic motor though so it likely sips energy.
Answered by: fritz the cat
Date published: 2016-01-30

Is the water discharge hose expected to share the space in the stand pipe where the main washer discharge hose fits?

Asked by: Spacelimit
YES.  requires  a Y CONNECTION.  same for the water source.  Y splitter for hot & cold.
Answered by: fritz the cat
Date published: 2017-02-16
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